Bajel Cement Factory increases capacity [Archives:2004/799/Local News]

December 16 2004

The capacity of Bajel Cement Factory has increased production to 330,079 tons of the ordinary and anti-salt cements, a 134 per cent rise compared to last year.
Mansour al-Sarari, Director of the Bajel Cement Factory, said that the factory has produced 229,000 tons more than expected. The factory tends to raise its capacity for the coming period to 1,400,000 tons by the establishment of a new production line, which is considered the third, working with the dry method based on the modern technology. It is about to develop the second production line to apply the dry method of production. The factory will develop working in furnaces. Besides, the dry method contributes to decreasing the fuel consumption by 50% of the current consumption.