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29/05/2020  The latest piece of China-based Huaxin Cement’s global ambitions slotted into place this week with the news that it is preparing to buy plants in Zambia and Malawi. Its board of directors has approved plans to spend US$150m towards acquiring a 75% stake in Lafarge Zambia and US$10m on a 100% stake in Lafarge Cement Malawi. The move will gain it two integrated plants with a combined ...

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19/11/2020  29 September 2020. Egypt: The board of HeidelbergCement subsidiary Suez Cement has approved the launch of a tender offer for the company to acquire a 100% stake in Egyptian Tourah Portland Cement. Reuters News has reported the value of the deal as US$32.6m. Published in Global Cement News.

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19/07/2011  Kazakhstan: HeidelbergCement plans to start production at a Euro200m cement plant in the western region of Mangistau in 2013 according to a statement made by the Kazakhstan Ministry of Industry and New Technologies on 27 June 2011. The plant will have an initial production capacity of 1Mt/yr of cement with the possibility of doubling its capacity in the future, the Ministry said.

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01/03/2021  Spain: Germany-based HeidelbergCement is reviewing its Spanish assets, which includes three integrated cement plants and related businesses. It is considered ‘likely’ it will sell its plant in Malaga and it might sell its other plants at San Sebastian and Bilbao also, according to Bloomberg.

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Tourah Cement in Egypt took the tough decision last week to temporarily stop production. It blamed this on an acute financial crisis rendering it unable to pay its running costs. The subsidiary of Germany’s HeidelbergCement was reported in the Global Cement Directory 2019 as already being partly closed. This latest news is regrettable but not ...

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17/06/2021  The latest piece of China-based Huaxin Cement’s global ambitions slotted into place this week with the news that it is preparing to buy plants in Zambia and Malawi. Its board of directors has approved plans to spend US$150m towards acquiring a 75% stake in Lafarge Zambia and US$10m on a 100% stake in Lafarge Cement Malawi. The move will gain it two integrated plants with a combined ...

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

19/11/2020  29 September 2020. Egypt: The board of HeidelbergCement subsidiary Suez Cement has approved the launch of a tender offer for the company to acquire a 100% stake in Egyptian Tourah Portland Cement. Reuters News has reported the value of the deal as US$32.6m. Published in Global Cement News.

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01/03/2021  Germany: Former HeidelbergCement technical director Rainer Nobis has published a book entitled Illustrated History of Cement and Concrete. The over 300-page volume traces the development of cement and concrete from prehistory to the present day, exploring the question of how cement and concrete came to be so closely intertwined with our prosperity, way of life and mobility.

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19/07/2011  Kazakhstan: HeidelbergCement plans to start production at a Euro200m cement plant in the western region of Mangistau in 2013 according to a statement made by the Kazakhstan Ministry of Industry and New Technologies on 27 June 2011. The plant will have an initial production capacity of 1Mt/yr of cement with the possibility of doubling its capacity in the future, the Ministry said.

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05/08/2020  Germany: HeidelbergCement’s revenue fell by 10% year-on-year to Euro8.25bn in the first half of 2020 from Euro9.21bn in the same period in 2019. Its result from current operations before depreciation and amortisation (RCOBD) decreased by 2% to Euro1.40bn from Euro1.44bn. Sales volumes of cement dropped by 8% to 56.3Mt, aggregates by 7% to 135Mt and ready-mixed concrete

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

Tourah Cement in Egypt took the tough decision last week to temporarily stop production. It blamed this on an acute financial crisis rendering it unable to pay its running costs. The subsidiary of Germany’s HeidelbergCement was reported in the Global Cement Directory 2019 as already being partly closed. This latest news is regrettable but not ...

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Georgia: HeidelbergCement has started work to upgrade its Kaspi plant with a new dry-process production line. The project officially started on 27 September 2016 with Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili laying a foundation stone at the site. “We welcome that today HeidelbergCement is starting an US$100m investment project on the Kaspi plant for full modernisation of the plant and ...

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Romania: Cement production in Romania were up by 8.1% year-on-year in the first half of 2011 to 3.18Mt.Domestic cement sales increased by 2.4% to 2.95Mt according to data released by the Romanian Association of Cement Producers (CIROM). Romania's cement market is dominated by the local units of Lafarge, Holcim and HeidelbergCement.

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HeidelbergCement's revenue has remained flat in 2013 at Euro13.9bn although its cement, clinker and ground-granulated blast-furnace slag (GGBS) sales volumes have risen by 2.6% to 91.3Mt. Compare this with the 8.7% bounce in revenue from 2011 to 2012. By region, the problem areas have now shifted from losses in Western and Northern Europe to losses in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Market ...

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Russia: HeidelbergCement has increased its holding in the Russian cement company CJSC Construction Materials from 51% to 100%. The German cement producer did not disclose the cost of the acquisition. "The purchasing of the remaining 49% in CJSC is another good example of our strategy of low risk bolt-on acquisitions," said Bernd Scheifele, chairman of the Managing Board of HeidelbergCement.

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

17/06/2021  The latest piece of China-based Huaxin Cement’s global ambitions slotted into place this week with the news that it is preparing to buy plants in Zambia and Malawi. Its board of directors has approved plans to spend US$150m towards acquiring a 75% stake in Lafarge Zambia and US$10m on a 100% stake in Lafarge Cement Malawi. The move will gain it two integrated plants with a combined ...

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

19/11/2020  29 September 2020. Egypt: The board of HeidelbergCement subsidiary Suez Cement has approved the launch of a tender offer for the company to acquire a 100% stake in Egyptian Tourah Portland Cement. Reuters News has reported the value of the deal as US$32.6m. Published in Global Cement News.

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

01/03/2021  Germany: Former HeidelbergCement technical director Rainer Nobis has published a book entitled Illustrated History of Cement and Concrete. The over 300-page volume traces the development of cement and concrete from prehistory to the present day, exploring the question of how cement and concrete came to be so closely intertwined with our prosperity, way of life and mobility.

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

19/07/2011  Kazakhstan: HeidelbergCement plans to start production at a Euro200m cement plant in the western region of Mangistau in 2013 according to a statement made by the Kazakhstan Ministry of Industry and New Technologies on 27 June 2011. The plant will have an initial production capacity of 1Mt/yr of cement with the possibility of doubling its capacity in the future, the Ministry said.

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05/08/2020  Germany: HeidelbergCement has reported the successful resurfacing of a section of Federal Motorway 5 (BAB 5) between Karlsruhe and Frankfurt using a concrete made from low-alkali cement produced at its 1.4Mt/yr-capacity Schelklingen, Baden-Württemberg integrated cement plant. The company used over 3600t of cement to produce the 12,000m 3 of concrete required for the

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

Tourah Cement in Egypt took the tough decision last week to temporarily stop production. It blamed this on an acute financial crisis rendering it unable to pay its running costs. The subsidiary of Germany’s HeidelbergCement was reported in the Global Cement Directory 2019 as already being partly closed. This latest news is regrettable but not ...

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Global Cement online portal for all things cement related ... Georgia: HeidelbergCement has started work to upgrade its Kaspi plant with a new dry-process production line. The project officially started on 27 September 2016 with Prime Minister Giorgi Kvirikashvili laying a foundation stone at the site. “We welcome that today HeidelbergCement is starting an US$100m investment project on the ...

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

Romania: Cement production in Romania were up by 8.1% year-on-year in the first half of 2011 to 3.18Mt.Domestic cement sales increased by 2.4% to 2.95Mt according to data released by the Romanian Association of Cement Producers (CIROM). Romania's cement market is dominated by the local units of Lafarge, Holcim and HeidelbergCement.

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

HeidelbergCement's revenue has remained flat in 2013 at Euro13.9bn although its cement, clinker and ground-granulated blast-furnace slag (GGBS) sales volumes have risen by 2.6% to 91.3Mt. Compare this with the 8.7% bounce in revenue from 2011 to 2012. By region, the problem areas have now shifted from losses in Western and Northern Europe to losses in Eastern Europe and Central Asia. Market ...

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HeidelbergCement - Cement industry news from Global Cement

Russia: HeidelbergCement has increased its holding in the Russian cement company CJSC Construction Materials from 51% to 100%. The German cement producer did not disclose the cost of the acquisition. "The purchasing of the remaining 49% in CJSC is another good example of our strategy of low risk bolt-on acquisitions," said Bernd Scheifele, chairman of the Managing Board of HeidelbergCement.

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