FLSmidth’s ECS/ProcessExpert system stabilizes the plant, optimizes the production, manages and corrects process disruptions and minimizes wear on plant equipment – all to ensure optimum plant performance. By improving equipment availability and utilization, the system helps reduce operational and maintenance costs.

The project includes optimization of one kiln and cooler at Ulco and one kiln and cooler at Dudfield. AfriSam's motivation to use the ECS/ProcessExpert solution is to optimize and improve stability of their current kiln and cooler whilst also allowing for further optimization when utilising multiple fuels, while maintaining a stable process.

AfriSam is a leading supplier of superior quality construction materials and technical solutions, committed to making growth on the African continent possible.

AfriSam chose FLSmidth in competition with other suppliers due to FLSmidth’s process knowledge and proven technology solution, as well as FLSmidth’s customer centric approach.

FLSmidth is a leading supplier of automation technologies for the cement and minerals industries. For more than 40 years, FLSmidth has been pioneering advanced process control systems using the latest technologies combined with FLSmidth’s extensive process knowledge. FLSmidth’s well-proven implementation methods ensure successful implementation and complete lifecycle management of the solution.

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