FLSmidth has received an order from Fábrica Nacional de Cemento SA (FANCESA) for the supply of equipment to build a complete cement production line with a capacity of 2,100 tonnes/day. The $75 million order includes plant design, procurement and civil engineering services. The facility will be located in Sucre, Bolivia’s capital.
The order includes a range of equipment from crushing to packing and loadout. Equipment ordered includes an ATOX 35.0 vertical mill for raw grinding, a ROTAX-2 rotary kiln with low NOx ILC calciner, a Cross-Bar 8x38 cooler and an OK 30 vertical mill for cement grinding. The order will be completed by the first quarter of 2018. FLSmidth’s supply also includes equipment from product companies of FLSmidth, such as planetary gear units from FLSmidth MAAG Gear, fabric filters from FLSmidth Airtech, a 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 the leading supplier of the most productive and energy-efficient equipment and technology for the cement industry,” said FLSmidth Group Executive Vice President, Cement Division, Per Mejnert Kristensen.