Mexico: Cooperativa La Cruz Azul has inaugurated the new Kiln 5 at its Oaxaca cement plant in Lagunas. Local press has reported that the new kiln will increase the plant’s clinker capacity by 3700t/day. Additionally, the producer has inaugurated a new weighbridge at the plant. The equipment is capable of weighing trucks of up to 100t in mass. Cooperativa La Cruz Azul’s investments in the latest upgrades to the Lagunas cement plant totalled US$301m.
Cooperativa La Cruz Azul said “With these projects, multiple benefits are generated for the community, and the cooperative reaffirms its commitment to the progress and development of the region.”
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