Issue 11/2019

Raw material management
Secondary use of mineral raw materials

Grinding and drying
FAM special hammer mills for comminution and drying of bulk solids

Quality speaks for itself
New impact crusher R1100S including a screening system

Salt extraction in transition
Mechanical cutting with Sandvik continuous miners

Smart technology
WAM’s new Filcontrol “Connect” filter control system



Building materials

Dear Readers,To meet the demand for fine and ultrafine-grained end products, e. g. in the building materials industry, the optimization of process technologies makes an important contribution. The...



Mineral raw materials

Secondary use of mineral raw materials

Summary: Due to the CO2 problem, the production volumes of metallurgical slags and fly ash, furnace bottom ash and FGD gypsum from coal-fired power plants are stagnating or even declining in many...




Order for slag grinding in Finland

Recently, the Finnish cement company Finnsementti awarded Gebr. Pfeiffer with a contract for the supply of a slag grinding mill type MVR 1800 C-4. The new slag grinding plant will be built next to a...



Forum MIRO 2019

... because substance always tips the scales!

The ForumMIRO will take place at the Mercure Hotel MOA in Berlin from 27 to 29 November 2019. The leading event of the German gravel, sand, quartz sand and natural stone industry, supported by the...

Usage local raw ­materials

FAME Regional Concluding ­Conference for Saxony

T‌he FAME (FAME = Flexible And Mobile Economic processing technologies) project, a supra-national research undertaking, set itself the task of developing economically ­viable, flexible and mobile...



Salt extraction in transition

Mechanical cutting with Sandvik continuous miners

A‌fter 120 years of drill-and-blast extraction, one of Western Europe’s largest salt mines transitioned to continuous mining. The shift to a quieter method under urban areas has extended mine life by...

Innovative Stainless Steel Conveyor Belt Cleaner

High Performance + Long Life = Reduced Ownership Cost

A‌ new secondary conveyor belt cleaner has been engineered specifically for challenging applications where traditional designs fail to deliver the necessary performance or wear life. The CleanScrape®...