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Gypsum Flow Problems Solved at Lafarge Cement

Lafarge’s Joppa, Illinois cement plant had experienced severe flow and operational problems with their gypsum bin.  These flow problems significantly impacted productivity, created housekeeping and safety issues, and required the limited available manpower to spend significant time tending to these … Continue reading


The Cement industry provides the main building material for commercial, residential, and governmental projects involving infrastructure (e.g., roads, bridges, tunnels). Most new plants or line expansion projects are seeking techniques to reduce production costs, while minimizing adverse environmental impact during … Continue reading