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Loesche provides grinding technology for cement plant in Angola

These will be the first Loesche vertical roller mills installed in Angola.

The order for Nova Cimangola S.A. includes one cement raw material mill of the type LM 48.4 with a capacity of 400 tph and two cement mills of the type LM 46.2+2 C/S which are designed to have a capacity of 150 tph cement each.

Cement plant
A similar LOESCHE cement mill type LM 46.2+2 in Duisburg, Germany

Furthermore, the type LM 24.20 DC coal mill completes the order of the famous and reliable Loesche vertical roller mills.

Additional equipment including rotary star feeders, metal detectors, the engineering for the cyclones, classifier motors and the control system are also in Loesche’s scope of supply, as well as a two years operation spare parts contract.

More than 310 Loesche cement mills have already been sold throughout the world for the production of a wide spectrum of cement types.

The company’s experience in grinding technology, with the added advantage of a low specific energy consumption, have convinced the customer, to decide in favour of purchasing the vertical roller mill from Loesche Germany.

The coal mill and the cement raw material mill are scheduled to start operation in mid-2016, the cement mills will follow with a production start by the end of year 2016.

Chantelle Kotze
Chantelle Kotze is a Johannesburg-based media professional. She is a contributor at Mining Review Africa (Clarion Events - Africa) and has created content for the media brand over the past 6 years.