Driven by a philosophy of serving the industry, BICES 2011 will be characterised by an extensive scope of exhibitors on display, internationalised exhibitors, professional visitors and versatile programmes.
Siam Cement Group plans to spend $1.5bn to expand cement production capacity in Southeast Asia by 4.5 mta over the next two years. President and Chief Executive of Siam Cement Kan Trakhulhoon said that that the $400 mn cement plant in Indonesia is already under construction with Phase 1 expected to come on-stream by 2015.
Star Cement has become the first Indian cement manufacturer to opt for riverine route to export its clinker. The company aims to export over 50,000 tonne of clinker to Bangladesh every month using this route.
Singapore crane hire company Moh Seng Cranes has undertaken delivery of the first Liebherr LTM 1750-9.1 mobile crane in Southeast Asia. The company was awarded the contract to install generator sets, each weighing 21 tonne, on top of an industrial
Elematic, a manufacturer of precast concrete plants and production lines, has opened a new production unit in Alwar. The new factory will manufacture steel molds used in precast element production and serve local markets in India and other parts of Southeast Asia, Middle East and Africa.