Right after the line 1 is put into production (November 2016), the investor – Long Son Company Limited has developed a master plan, detailed plans for continuing investment in building line 2 – Long Son Cement Plant.
Progress, quality, safety, fire and explosion prevention are the factors that the investor is concern and guide closely. From the experience of building line 1, the supervision of the investor, construction methods of contractors, acceptance of each work item are made more favorably in line 2. Up to now, the construction progress of the work items of line 2 exceeds the schedule set out by the investor.
As a person who has participated in building and directing many industrial projects, especially cement plants in many provinces in the country, engineer Nguyen Quang Dat, head of construction department of Long Son Cement Plant project said: The cadres, engineers and experts who are working at Long Son Cement Plant have a lot of experience in building cement plants. In addition, for the construction of production line 2 – Long Son Cement Plant has more advantageous due to the experience from the construction of the production line 1. At the present, the work items have exceeded the planned schedule and ensure the quality in accordance with the design appreciated by the owner, domestic and foreign experts.
Up to the middle of February – 2017, besides the breaking plant, materials conveyor used for 2 lines; the construction of stone storage has finished concrete structure and is installing the dome structure, expected to be completed in June 2017. Quantitative station for grinding materials and coals is conducting installation of equipment, 62m-high silo is slipping silo the 2nd time …; The kiln has been completed the installation of equipment and is being welded to connect. Heat exchange tower has been completed the construction of concrete structure and installation of 4 layers of steel structure/6 floors; Clinker cooling has been completed the construction of the concrete structure and installation of equipment. Work items such as clinker storage and transportation, cement grinding, cement grinding, cement silos, packing systems … also exceed the planned schedule. At present, the construction of work items of line 2 reaches more than 85%.
Just like the line 1, technologies and equipment of line 2 – Long Son Cement Plant was selected and provided from well-known manufacturers of countries with the most modern cement production technologies in the world today, such as Japan, Switzerland, Federal Republic of Germany, …. Engineer Bui Van Kien, deputy head of mechanical department, being in charge of installing equipment of line 2 – Long Son Cement Plant, said that: Currently, equipment imported to the Plant and installed reaches more than 50%, these are the most advanced and modern equipment for cement production in the world today. It is expected that the remaining equipment will be imported to the factory in May 2017. Currently, with the construction, the project management board has been installing equipment, exceeding the schedule planned by the investor. In addition to ensuring the progress, on the construction site, we also care to install, adjust the equipment to ensure the quality in accordance with the design and absolute safety during the construction, as well as fire and explosion prevention. With the current progress, the line 2 is expected to commission in August – 2017 and put into production and supply of cement products to the market in September – 2017. When line 2 goes into production, Long Son Cement Plant will reach a capacity of 14,000 tons/day, equivalent to 5 million tons of cement per year.