WCA Hosts Members-Only Forum on Low NOx Technologies at Jining Conch, China

11 December 2019 - In order to promote the uptake of energy-saving and emissions-reduction technologies in the world cement industry, alongside the sharing of best practice and innovation, the World Cement Association arranged a members-only forum to Jining Conch on 6th December 2019. More than 20 managers and senior technicians from South Korea, Malaysia, Taiwan and the China attended the event.

Low Nox safety demoUpon their arrival to the Jining Conch plant, Mr. Zhang Sifu, deputy director of Conch Cement safety and environmental protection department and Mr. Pan Jiali, deputy general manager of Jining Conch warmly welcomed the WCA members.

The WCA forum attendees first watched the introductory video of Jining Conch and were given safety instructions. Following this, the tour commenced, and delegates entered the production site, where they were able to experience Conch’s Selective Catalytic Reduction (SCR) project, the Haichuang waste power generation facility, central control room, and took a tour around the green quarry. During the visit, everyone commented on the beautiful environment at the quarry and the advanced technology used by Jining Conch. There were also opportunities to conduct in-depth exchanges with company personnel.

In the afternoon, the forum delegates attended a conference session, where Mr. Pan Jiali, deputy general manager of Jining Conch, introduced the company and their work on energy conservation, emissions reduction, as well as environmental protection. Focusing on the forum theme of "ultra-low NOx emissions in the cement industry", the attending WCA members discussed the advanced experiences of each of their companies respectively. Participants were also able to discuss in depth the applications and development direction Low nox CCRof ultra-low emission technologies. The delegates also exchanged the challenges faced by member enterprises and factories on this topic.

This forum was hosted following the World Cement Conference in September 2019, in order to generate value-added services for WCA members. WCA member forums aim to promote the common progress of global cement companies, promote best technology, share experience and provide practical services. Our Members-Only forums are open to WCA Corporate and Associate Corporate members. Any upcoming forums will be advertised on our Events page.