Aug 30, 2012 · Raw materials are extracted from the quarry and by means of conveyor belt material is transported to the cement plant. There are also various other raw materials used for cement manufacturing. For example shale, fly ash, mill scale and bauxite. These raw materials are directly brought from other sources because of small requirements.
Cement plants form a challenging environment for rotating equipment. Significant amounts of silica dust occur as a byproduct of certain construction processes. Over time this dust subjects rotating equipment, including Raw Mill fans, to high levels of erosion which ultimately reduces the plant's output over time.