The industry announces the readiness of a leaped cement factory, with a production capacity of two million tons
10:39 - 01/22/2020
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The information / Baghdad ..
General Director of the General Company for Iraqi Cement, one of the companies of the Ministry of Industry and Minerals, Hussein Mohsen Al-Khafaji, revealed, on Wednesday, the completion and start-up of the second line of the company’s leapfrog cement plant, which is located in Anbar Governorate during the coming days after the first line was launched at the end of last year.
Al-Khafaji said in a statement, which received / information /, a copy of it, that “a leap cement factory was exposed to more than (70%) damage as a result of the terrorist occupation of [You must be registered and logged in to see this link.]
and the subsequent military operations.” He pointed out that “the company coordinated with the leading company investing in the factory After the liberation of Al-Anbar Governorate and the conclusion of a contract extension guaranteeing the right of both parties and handing over the plant on March 1, 2018 to start work on rehabilitating the plant, equipping equipment, and installing the electrical station.
Al-Khafaji explained, "The contract extension included obliging the investing company to complete the rehabilitation and maintenance work and to reach the factory to the design capacity of (2) million tons annually of the best types of cement within two years, as it is hoped to complete all work early next March."
It is noteworthy that a leap cement factory was established in 1981 by a Japanese company and holds an Iraqi quality certificate by the Central Organization for Standardization and Quality Control to match the product according to Iraqi specifications No. 1984/5 and before the events of 2014 was one of the most important factories producing cement and has the satisfaction and good reputation of workers In the field of construction, including contractors and architectural firms. Ended / 25