Pneumatic Conveying

Using Wear-Resistant Rotary And Diverter Valves To Help The Cement Industry Meet Requirements For Handling Abrasive Materials.

By Keith Kressley, Gary Werth and Frank Speck

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HeidelbergCement Realigns Managing Board

As a result of long-term oriented succession planning and the planned acquisition of Italcementi, HeidelbergCement announced that the managing board agreements of Daniel Gauthier and Andreas Kern, which expire on June 30, 2016, will not be extended. Three new members will join the managing board, effective Feb. 1, 2016, and a new managing board function will be created for the Africa-Eastern Mediterranean Basin area.

 

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Canadian Cement Industry Applauds Impact of Federal Election

The Cement Association of Canada (CAC) applauded the Liberal Party and incoming Prime Minister Justin Trudeau on their historic victory in the recent Canadian general election. The association said it was pleased that the Liberal Party is committed to national leadership on climate change as well as joining provinces and territories to put a price on carbon and reduce carbon pollution. Additionally, CAC commended the party’s commitment to significant investment in sustainable infrastructure to help make the country’s communities safer and more resilient.

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Cement Shipments Continue Slow-Paced Climb

Total shipments of portland and blended cement in the United States and Puerto Rico in July 2015 were about 9.3 million metric tons (Mt), up slightly from the level in July 2014, according to the most recent USGS Mineral Industry Survey. Shipments for the year through July totaled 50.0 Mt, up by 3.4 percent from the same period in 2014.

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2017 Cement Directory

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Completely updated, the new 2017 North American Cement Directory. Currently available for ordering exclusively from Cement Americas. Order Now

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