Algeria: ETHRB Group has ordered an integrated cement plant from FLSmidth for a site at Relizane. The order has a cost of over Euro100m and it includes engineering, equipment supply, construction supervision, commissioning, and training. The deal comes from a partnership between FLSmidth and Beijing Triumph International Engineering Company, a subsidiary of China National Building Material Group Corporation, which will be responsible for the construction of the cement plant. The plant will mainly supply cement to the North African market. Once completed, the cement plant will have a capacity of 12,000t/day. Commissioning is scheduled for late 2020.
“This order underlines FLSmidth's strength as the leading supplier of the most productivity-enhancing solutions and energy-efficient equipment and technology available in the market today. It marks the culmination of a close collaboration between the customer and FLSmidth and demonstrates our ability to work with contractors from anywhere in the world based on our experience and competencies from the cement industry, our global presence, and the know-how of our 12,000 employees," said Per Mejnert Kristensen, Group Executive Vice President, Cement Division.
The scope of supply includes: two EV 200x300 Hammer Impact Crushers; one additive crusher; two circular storages; one longitudinal storage; two ATOX raw mills; two CF-silos (Ø18m x 52m); two preheaters (two string ILC, five stages); two kilns (5.25m x 62m); two Cross-Bar coolers (16m x 50m); a clinker silo (Ø 60m x 46 m); three OK61-4 cement mills; four cement silos (ø22x52 m); and six packing lines.