FLSmidth receives cement plant order in Colombia

January 16, 2017 Rafael Martinez

FLSmidth has signed a contract with OHL Industrial for engineering, procurement and supply of equipment for a complete cement production line with a capacity of 3,150 tonnes per day. 

The plant will be located in Rio Claro, Municipio de Sonson Departamento de Antioquia, in Colombia. The end client of the project is EcoCementos (Empresa Colombiana de Cementos S.A.S), a company jointed owned by Cementos Molins and Grupo Corona, with whom OHL Industrial has an EPC contract.

The order includes a complete range of equipment from crushing to packing and loadout, including; ATOX® 37.5 vertical mill for raw grinding, ATOX® 17.5 vertical mill for coal grinding, ROTAX-2® rotary kiln with low NOx ILC calciner, FLSmidth® Cross-Bar® cooler, and OK™ 39-4 vertical mill for cement grinding. FLSmidth’s supply also includes equipment from product companies of FLSmidth, such as planetary gear units from FLSmidth MAAG, fabric filters from FLSmidth Airtech, packing plant from FLSmidth Ventomatic, control system and plant automation from FLSmidth Automation, and weighing and metering systems from FLSmidth Pfister.

“The project underlines FLSmidth's strength as a leading supplier of the most productive and energy-efficient equipment and technology – and our market leader position as a full plant scope provider” - Per Mejnert Kristensen, Group Executive Vice President, Cement Division

Facts
•    Order size: more than $60 million USD
•    Scope: A complete state-of-the-art cement production line with the latest environmental pollution control systems and technology for the highest levels of energy efficiency and maintainability.
•    Plant capacity: 3,150 tonnes per day
•    Customer: ECOCEMENTOS SAS
•    Geography: Antioquia, Colombia
•    The order will be delivered in Q1 - 2018

Contact:
Rafael Martinez
Rafael.martinez@flsmidth.com

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