New contract signed with Lafarge Republic Inc. (Philippines)

Lafarge Republic Inc., Philippines, ordered to Fives FCB a new cement grinding plant for the Teresa plant located in Rizal province.

This contract includes:

  • Raw material feeding:  clinker and pulverized coal through connection to the existing circuit, other additives (limestone, gypsum, fly ash) by truck dump
  • Cement grinding workshop fitted with one FCB Horomill® 3800 and one FCB TSV™ 4500 classifier, associated with a dryer-aerodecantor and a TGT® Filter (under Fives Solios licence)
  • A Fives Pillard vertical hot gas generator  (12 MW) for the pouzzolana (25% moisture) drying
  • A cement silo of 5,000 tons capacity
  • The cement transport system to the new silo and to the existing silos and packing plant
  • The control and supervision system and the electrical sub-station dedicated to this new grinding plant

The proposed facility will add 850,000 tons to the Teresa plant's capacity in 2015.