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AUMUND Group companies win orders in Africa

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AUMUND Beijing is to supply over a dozen machines to countries in Africa by 2020, following an agreement signed with Sinoma Nanjing NDI. SCHADE Lagertechnik, another AUMUND Group company, has also won an order to supply several machines for two Dangote projects in Nigeria.

For each of the two 6000 tpd plants, Dangote Obajana Line 5 and Okpella, AUMUND will supply three Belt Bucket Elevators with a capacity of 660 tph to convey raw meal, and to feed raw meal to the preheater towers at 520 tph. Three further AUMUND Belt Bucket Elevators with a capacity of 480 tph will convey cement to the silos. An AUMUND Pan Conveyor with a weighing scale mechanism and a capacity of 500 tph, running from the coolers to the clinker silos, and three further AUMUND Pan Conveyors under the clinker silo, round off this machinery package.

SCHADE also won orders for these plants, a Stacker with a capacity of 3500 tph for Obajana and another at 2160 tph for Okpella, as well as a Portal Reclaimer to operate at 800 tph in the limestone storage of each plant. Additional stockyard equipment completes the supply package.

For each of the Dangote projects Apapa and Onne Clinker Export & Gypsum Import Terminal, AUMUND Beijing will supply a Double Bucket Elevator to convey clinker to the silos at a capacity of 1200 tph, and several other Chain Bucket Elevators. Those to convey gypsum to the bunkers will have a capacity of 720 tph at Apapa and 480 tph at Onne. Two 1600 Series Samson® Material Feeders with a handling capacity of 400 tph of clinker, two AUMUND Telescopic Chutes and two Truck Loaders for clinker will also be supplied to each terminal.

As a further outcome of its working relationship with Sinoma, AUMUND has received an order to supply a Belt Bucket Elevator with a capacity of 300 tph to convey cement to the new silo at the Dangote Cement Senegal Expansion Project.

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