Nanotechnology – significant role in the construction industry 

It was discovered that nanomaterials can lead to considerable improvements in mechanical, electrical, aesthetical properties and in the durability of cement-based materials and structures.
They have potential to reduce CO2 emissions significantly and create new types of concrete products like smart, self-cleaning concrete.  
Dr. Jean Bosco, Chief R&D of UltraTech Cement, will be presenting "State-of-the art nanotechnology in cement & concrete".

 

Cement Business & Industry Africa 2017 – Conference & Exhibition to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on  October 4-5, at the Hilton Sandton Hotel brings together over 150 industry leaders  (stakeholders from Africa and international cement producers, equipment vendors, strategy and M&A, financial, sales and marketing and trading as well as delegates from the technical and operations, engineering, environmental, logistics, maintenance, production & operations side).Join the event and meet top specialists presenting on point topics like crushing, combustion and gas treatment: new technologies and efficiency improvements; environmental regulations in construction products in Africa or regional cement, clinker and slag trade prices and opportunities.

Sessions will feature an in-depth look at the evolution and direction of the market and balance views on business strategies, engineering, technology and production maximization, traditional and alternative fuels, cement and fuel trading, innovation, environment and much more.

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Insights on pneumatic long distance transport pressure vessels will be shown alongside newly acquired and tested information about terminal technology at Vliegasunie, Netherlands. 

Alexis Desiree Lua, Territory Sales Manager for Claudius Projects Peters, will be presenting the "Modern terminal concepts with integrated long-distance conveying systems". These studies will present ship unloading methods, silo storage solutions, mixing and dispatching of fly ash.

Slag & AshTrade Americas 2018 to be held in Cancun – Mexico, on February 22-23 brings together the full value chain, including slag producers, traders and shippers, end-users, power generators, slag marketers, fly ash marketers, bulk handling professionals, cement producers, ready-mix producers, constructors, consultants, regulators and technologists to focus on finding new opportunities, solving existing challenges and networking. The event will include topics related to slags, fly ashes, syngyp and pozzolana in an extended meeting including technology insights, handling and storage.

 

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After a great recession, the cement industry has changed its business pattern, searching for scaled ways of growth, controlling risks and avoiding high investments.

Eduardo Granados, Area Sales Manager of Cemengal, will be presenting "Modular Grinding: Here to stay" as it has been the trending topic during the last five years, evolving into a mature technology.

Cemengal, the worldwide expert in modular grinding cement stations will be presenting real-case scenarios to exemplify the possibilities of this technology. The Alternative Raw Materials & Fuels 2018 - Conference & Exhibition will gather cement producers, waste management companies, municipality representatives, government and companies that are integrating new ways of reducing CO2emisssions and using alternative resources for an increased effort in contributing to cost optimization and social responsibility.

The event will have a dedicated Alternative Fuels track (including industrial waste fuels, RDF, TDF, biomass, etc)  and a special track for Alternative Materials (including slags, fly ashes, syngyp and pozzolana) – the Slag & AshTrade Americas 2018.

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Fives has developed a unique and patented solution of teeth re-profiling, which prevents girth gear reversal for the next 5 to 10 years. With a high quality level in surface, roughness and geometry (≤ Class 9 according to ISO 1328 standard), this on-site automated working operation is conducted without girth gear disassembly for a shortened shutdown time and a higher safety level.

Mr. Loïc Pottier, Area Sales Manager of Fives FCB, will be presenting "FCB Nova-Gear®, a new offer in the field of services to cement producers". Result of a joint collaboration between several entities within Fives’ group and French start-up firms, the FCB Nova-Gear® demonstrates Fives FCB’ innovation capability arising from 85 years of OEM expertise.

Cement Business & Industry Africa 2017 – Conference & Exhibition to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on  October 4-5, at the Hilton Sandton Hotel brings together over 150 industry leaders  (stakeholders from Africa and international cement producers, equipment vendors, strategy and M&A, financial, sales and marketing and trading as well as delegates from the technical and operations, engineering, environmental, logistics, maintenance, production & operations side). Join the event and meet top specialists presenting on point topics like crushing, combustion and gas treatment: new technologies and efficiency improvements; environmental regulations in construction products in Africa or regional cement, clinker and slag trade prices and opportunities.

Sessions will feature an in-depth look at the evolution and direction of the market and balance views on business strategies, engineering, technology and production maximization, traditional and alternative fuels, cement and fuel trading, innovation, environment and much more.

 

 Find your registration form here.

 

 

Reshaping the cement industry: Four strategic keys to create value.  

The cement companies can turn the performance picture around and create sustainable value by moving in four strategic areas: actively rebalancing to improve portfolio attractiveness, improving M&A engines, choosing a winning business model and capturing the advantages of scale. 

Focusing on strategic development projects Ms. Zineb Zeryouhi, Business Development Director at LafargeHolcim Maroc Afrique (LHMA) will share valuable insights about "Identifying & developing new markets & logistic hubs for the future".

Zineb is currently in charge of developing LHMA’s footprint in francophone West and Central Africa. Before joining LHMA, she was an Investment Manager at SNI, in charge of business development with a focus on sub-saharan Africa. Prior to that, she was a Senior Investment Officer in the private sector operations of the the African Development Bank, specialized in the extractive sector. 

 

Cement Business & Industry Africa 2017 – Conference & Exhibition to be held in Johannesburg, South Africa on  October 4-5, at the Hilton Sandton Hotel brings together over 150 industry leaders  (stakeholders from Africa and international cement producers, equipment vendors, strategy and M&A, financial, sales and marketing and trading as well as delegates from the technical and operations, engineering, environmental, logistics, maintenance, production & operations side).Join the event and meet top specialists presenting on point topics like crushing, combustion and gas treatment: new technologies and efficiency improvements; environmental regulations in construction products in Africa or regional cement, clinker and slag trade prices and opportunities.

Sessions will feature an in-depth look at the evolution and direction of the market and balance views on business strategies, engineering, technology and production maximization, traditional and alternative fuels, cement and fuel trading, innovation, environment and much more.

 

Find your registration form here.