Lafarge Ashaka, Nigeria, 2013

Beneficiary: Lafarge Ashaka Cement plant

Objective: increase the lignite substitution rate to 90%: final flow rate -14 t/h.

Scope of works: installation, for each burning line, a new 50 tons live capacity silo for fine lignite with its metallic structure, a gravimetric dosing unit and a final pneumatic injection to main kiln burner

Engineering: 3 months

Mechanical equipment: 124 to

Steel structure: 65 to

Civil works: 50 m3

Delivery time: 6 months

Installation time: 3 months

Project time: 9/10 months

Works performed

  • Engineering of installation (process, mechanical, civil engineering, electrical & automation, utilities, ATEX)
  • Fabrication of mechanical equipment, electrical equipment and steel structure
  • Delivery on site of all mechanical and electrical equipment as well as of the automation equipment
  • Civil works
  • Erection of steel structure and mechanical equipment
  • Installation of electrical and automation equipment
  • Start-up
  • Commissioning
  • Training
  • Performance tests