TA Instruments designs and manufactures the world’s highest performing thermal analysis, rheometer, microcalorimeter, and mechanical test systems by focusing on four fundamental measurements:...
Article - 8 Mar 2010
The D2 PHASER is a portable desktop XRD instrument for research and quality control. Thanks to the LYNXEYE detector it is the fastest desktop XRD system on the market. This examples demonstrates how...
Article - 13 Mar 2002
Concrete has been around since 5600BC. Developments since then are outlined including the discovery of portland cement. The composition and hydration or 'curing' of portland cements are explained as...
News - 7 Oct 2011
The Cement Association of Canada (CAC) has launched Contempra cement that reduces CO2 emissions by 10%. The new cement produces concrete with strength and durability that are comparable to material...
News - 13 Jul 2010
Südbayerische Portland Zementwerk Gebr. Wiesböck & Co. GmbH, Rohrdorf, Germany, is building near Rosenheim the first German power plant to use hot waste gas from cement production to generate...
News - 17 Aug 2010
Research and Markets (http://www.researchandmarkets.com/research/4857a9/russian_market_of) has announced the addition of the "Russian Market of Cement" report to their offering.
Article - 25 Jun 2013
XRF spectroscopy is an established technique used in cement plants worldwide. The technique is suitable for quality control all through cement production.
News - 13 Dec 2006
The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency announced new emission limits for cement kilns that will help cut annual emissions of mercury and hydrocarbons. These limits will help protect public health...
News - 8 Sep 2010
CalciTech Ltd. (OTCBB:CLKTF) announces today that its wholly owned subsidiary CalciTech Synthetic Minerals Europe Ltd. (“CSME”) has signed a cooperation agreement with a group of partners...
News - 1 Mar 2011
A new class of cement called Portland-limestone cement (PLC) will become mainstream in Ontario and Quebec.
The Ontario Ministry of Municipal Affairs and Housing recently announced that PLC is...