Suez Cement Co., Egypt – Fuel substitution rate increase
As part of the firing conversion to coal and petcoke, Fives has delivered to Suez Cement Co. (Italcementi Group) a new FCB TSV™ Classifier in order to modernize a vertical ball mill and optimize the operation of the solid fuel grinding plant.
The contract included the basic engineering, detail design, equipment supply and site services.
Performance guarantee tests have been successfully carried out with a production capacity of 26.9 tph (dry), i.e. 17% increase from initial conditions.
In addition to the capacity increase, FCB TSV™ Classifier provides Suez Cement Co. with homogenous ground solid fuel and consecutive improved flowability and burnability.