FLSmidth has been awarded an order from El Sewedy Cement Company for engineering, procurement and supply of equipment for the expansion of a cement production line. The plant will be built at Ain Soukhna in Suez Governorate, Egypt.
The order is for a complete range of equipment, including planetary gear units from FLSmidth MAAG Gear, electrostatic precipitators and fabric filters from FLSmidth Airtech, a control system and plant automation from FLSmidth Automation, and weighing and metering systems from FLSmidth Pfister. The OK mill for raw grinding and the ROTAX-2® rotary kiln are the first of their kinds to be installed in Egypt.
“This order reflects the strong relations we have had with one of the biggest industry groups in Egypt for almost a decade. Working closely with El Sewedy Cement Company, we assist them in improving productivity and operational excellence. Our contribution underlines FLSmidth’s strength as the leading supplier of the most productive and energy-efficient equipment and technology available in the market today,” said Group Executive Vice President, Cement Division, Per Mejnert Kristensen.