Helwan Cement Company, a subsidiary of Suez Cement Group of Companies (SCGC), has launched its new bag filter system to significantly reduce plant dust emissions, supplied and installed by Boldrocchi srl as turn-key based job. First commissioned de-dusting line consists in Kiln & Raw Mill baghouse filters with 4.992 bags and total 19.804 m2 cleaning surface, dust emission level < 5 mg/m3. The second line will be commissioned within May 2014.
Applauding Suez Cement on its ongoing commitment to the environment, Minister AbdelNour stated: “On behalf of the government of Egypt, I wish to congratulate SCGC for its impressive environmental record. The new filter system is a perfect example of how the Egyptian government and industry can work together to equip facilities with the best technologies available in terms of production and environmental impact.”