Industrial : Optimization For The Cement Industry
Competence for the processes in the Cement Industry 6 The Cement Industry typically produces Portland cement – sometimes also masonry cement. Portland cement is a fine, typically gray powder comprised of calcium (from lime), silicates, aluminates (argillaceous), and ferrites, with addition of sulfates. Cement plants can operate continuously.2.1 Cement Industry and Cement Production Energy Fog et al. (1983)stated that the energy sources in a cement plant can be classified as primary sources, i.e. oil, coal, gas, other fuels and electricity, and secondary sources, i.e. waste heat from one phase of the process which can be.