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2020 (5 entries)

News 2020

2020-09-18

Change of KHD’s Chairman of the Management Board - 18.09.2020 / 9:36 CEST

Cologne, Germany, September 18, 2020 – Today the Supervisory Board of KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG (KHD), Cologne, informed KHD’s Management Board that Mr. Yizhen Zhu will resign from his office as CEO and member of the Management Board for personal reasons with effect as of September 30, 2020. The Supervisory Board and Management Board express their special thanks to Yizhen Zhu, who has steered KHD through challenging times, lead the successful reorganization and laid the foundation of KHD Group’s future success.

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2020-04-28

More than 35% reduced energy demand for raw material grinding! KHD Humboldt Wedag hands over a new Comflex® grinding plant in Thailand.

For SCCC (Siam City Cement Public Co., Ltd.) from Thailand, KHD Humboldt Wedag engineered and commissioned a new roller press-based raw meal grinding plant at SCCC’s factory 1 located in the Saraburi province.

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2020-03-17

KHD signs contracts in India - 17.03.2020 / 15:55 CET

Cologne, Germany, March 17, 2020 – Humboldt Wedag India Private Ltd. (“HW India”), New Delhi, India, and Humboldt Wedag GmbH (“HW GmbH”), Cologne, Germany, both being subsidiaries of KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG (“KHD”), Cologne, have signed contracts with ACC Limited, a Group company of LafargeHolcim Ltd. The contract scope comprises an EP contract for the engineering, supply of equipment and supervisory services related to erection and commissioning of the raw meal grinding unit and the pyro line as well as the supply and installation of the E&I (Electrical & Instrumentation) package for the entire cement plant. The entire contract package is worth the equivalent of more than EUR 35 million.

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2020-02-26

KHD strengthens Management Board

Cologne, Germany, February 26, 2020 – Effective from 1st of February, 2020, Matthias Mersmann has been appointed by the Supervisory Board as a new member of the Management Board of KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG. He contributes his long-term expertise in the technology of cement manufacturing processes and equipment design which he has acquired in various executive positions with OEM suppliers as well as independent consultant. From 1994 to 2008, he has worked for KHD Humboldt Wedag in Cologne and has become familiar with the product portfolio, the staff and the cement clients.

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2020-02-14

KHD signs next Pyrorotor contract in South Korea

Cologne, Germany, February 14, 2020 – Asia Cement Company Ltd (Korea) awarded Humboldt Wedag GmbH, a subsidiary of KHD Humboldt Wedag International AG, with a supply and engineering contract for the modernization of its 3rd clinker production line located close to Jecheon-si, Korea. The target of the upgrade project is to increase the alternative fuel substitution rate to above 85% of calciner fuel, as well as the reduction of NOx to satisfy local emission limits.

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