The fly ash was produced by a coal-fuelled generating station in the 1980s and 1990s, with the material stored in a covered dry stack on a 30-acre site.
CEMEX has supplied concrete, including special mixes of hyper-fluid and high-strength concrete, for the construction of L’Arbre Blanc in Montpellier, France.
CEMEX USA has closed on the purchase of a turnkey, fully-operational aggregates quarry in Chico, Texas, from Blue Star Materials II, LLC.
The new range has been tailored to cater for individual applications, with each product boasting properties suited to different purposes, which will appeal to a wider variety of tradesmen.
US Concrete’s acquisition of Leon River will add over 400 acres of land and a processing plant to the company’s operations.
The company acted as the main cement supplier to the project, which is expected to provide irrigation water for 690 000 hectares of agricultural land as well as water and renewable energy to a number of cities.
German cement delivers rose in 2017, hitting almost 26.60 million t, a 4.1% rise on the previous year.
Kiln Access Ramps from Bricking Solutions are made of T6 aircraft aluminum that is as strong as steel but half the weight and supports up to 6804 kg of equipment. A 3 to 1 safety factor offers greater strength and durability.
Nigerian cement company, BUA Group, is to build a new cement plant in Ebonyi, Nigeria, as it continues its expansion in the West African country.
Carlos Casado has been appointed Director of Cement Operations at Holcim Argentina, taking charge of the company’s four plants in the country.
Buzzi Unicem is to acquire a 50% stake in BCPAR, which owns two cement plants in Brazil, in the company’s first foray into Latin America’s largest economy.