The cabinet has directed the Ministry of Trade, Industry and Investment to study the use of coal in cement plants, expecting that by September 2014, cement plants in Egypt will start using coal after meeting all necessary environmental criteria, which will be announced by the Ministry of Environment in 15 days, says the minister of trade, industry, and investment.Energy shortages are ...

Egypt: The Ministry of Public Business Sector has shut down the National Company for Cement due to mounting losses. Hisham Tawfik, the Minister of Public Business, said that the plant's losses had reached Euro43m in the last year, according to Egypt Today magazine.

Cement production in Egypt between 2013 and 2017 (in 1,000 metric tons) Exclusive Premium Statistic This statistic represents the volume of cement that was produced in Egypt …

The EBRD is considering financing a programme of fuel conversion and environmental upgrade at Assiut Cement Company (a subsidiary of Cemex S.A.B de C.V.), in Assiut, Egypt. The programme follows on a cabinet directive allowing the use of coal and pet coke in cement plants, while mitigating the …

Understanding sustainable developments in cement industry and general management systems for cement plant operation Ability to work in various parts of a cement plant at technical or at administrative levels to perform the required tasks efficiently with considerations of energy-saving and environmental issues

name of the cement plants in egypt - … Map of cement plants in North Africa. ….. The first cement plant in Egypt was built at Alexandria in the north Egypt.

Egypt: 90% of cement plants have agreed to use coal to increase their cement production, according to Egypt's Industrial Development Authority. The authority is facilitating plant upgrades to enable coal use and ensuring that the necessary quantities of coal can be supplied, according to the head of the Industrial Development Authority, Ismail Gaber.

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ASEC Engineering has signed three five-year contracts to manage new cement plants that will create over 750 jobs in Egypt. A fourth contract, signed in 2000, has been extended for five years and now runs through mid-2016.

90% of Egyptian cement plants agree to use coal. 90% of Egyptian cement plants agree to use coal ... He added that Egypt needs more than 32Mt/yr of cement to meet the needs of the domestic market.

Cement traders believe the March price hike was the result of increased demand for cement due to large real-estate projects by the Ministry of Housing and various private-sector companies.

Lafarge Cement, the French producer that has one cement plant in Egypt, converted to coal in 2014 and applied for a permit to import the fuel. Request reuse or reprint of article You have reached the limit of premium articles you can view for free.

Despite disapproval from civil society, and the industry's track record of causing high pollution, in April 2014 an interim cabinet decision approved the combustion of coal in cement plants in absence of an elected parliament (2,3).

Cement plant locations and information on Egypt can be found below. For full access to the database, purchase The Global Cement Report™, 12th Edition.

Helwan Cement plant was established in 1929. It is located 30 Km south of Cairo. It is the second oldest cement company in Egypt and the first plant that started in 1960 to produce white cement in Egypt. The plant is located in an area of 1.000.000 m² with 10 production lines (8 in operation).

Egyptian Cement Company recently became Lafarge Cement Egypt with a total production capacity of about 10 million tons of cement coming from five lines designed and manufactured by POLYSIUS FRANCE, LCE arranged as the second plant all over the world on the cement production.

The Egyptian Cement Company Lafarge (ECC) plant, located in Ain Sokhna, about 250 kilometers west of Cairo, is the largest cement producer in the middle east.

New cement factory licenses in Egypt are being postponed by the North African country's General Authority for Industrial Development. The move is said to be due to a rise in the untapped potential of existing plants and the recession in domestic and global markets.

For the Top 75 global cement companies of 2013, we have counted Ordinary Portland Cement (OPC) capacity, not clinker capacity. We have also counted the number of individual cement plants, not individual kiln lines.

CEMEX begins operations in Africa with the acquisition of the Assiut Cement Company, one of Egypt's leading cement producers. 1999 By acquiring Cementos del Pacifico, Costa Rica's largest cement producer, CEMEX consolidates its presence in Central America and the Caribbean.

Egypt - Cement industry news from Global Cement. Egypt: Denmark's FL has signed a contract with Arabian Cement Company (ACC) for operation and maintenance of the production lines at their cement plant …

Manufacturers of truck-mounted concrete pumps, portable concrete pumps, truck mixers and concrete batching plants. Silika Mining. Cairo "SILIKA Mining Co" is a leading entity in the field of Mining &Geology ... Egypt's Suez Cement to convert two factories to run on coal.

The one-year contract, which is renewable for a five-year term, will allow National Cement to receive full technical assistance for the operation and maintenance of a cement plant from the leading cement plant Operations & Management (O&M) service provider in Egypt and the Mena region.

A general view of the new plant of El-Areesh Cement Co. in the Egyptian Southern governorate of Beni Suef, south of Cairo, Egypt January 31, 2018.

HeidelbergCement has had a presence in Egypt since the second half of 2016, when it purchased Italcementi Group. Italcementi entered the Egyptian market in October 2001, taking part in the first-phase privatisation of Suez Cement, a company listed on the Cairo and Alexandria Stock Exchange, by acquiring 25% of the company's capital – thus becoming one of its strategic stakeholders.

The cement industry has boosted efficiency by concentrating new capital investment in plants that use the dry process of cement manufacture, and by phasing out operations that rely on the more energy-intensive wet process.

HeidelbergCement announces that its subsidiary Helwan Cement has entered into an agreement with Emaar Industries to sell its White Cement plant in Minya, Egypt. The …

The cement industry in Egypt started in the twentieth century. In 1927, the Tourah Portland Cement Company was established, followed by the Helwan Cement Company south of Cairo; then, in 1949, the Alexandria Cement Company was incorporated.