Research and Development presentation

Automated Sling Transportation System

Study, Engineering Design, Manufacture and Installation of an Automated Sling Transportation System for Transorting Pet-Coke Big-Bags from the Plant Area to the Port

The installation utilised an existing underground tunnel and helped double the plant’s ship-loading capacity while achieving quicker and more efficient transportation cycles.

The Project was featured in the International Cement Review (October 2013).

Location: Volos, Greece
Client: AGET Heraklis (Lafarge Group)
Year: 2013
Customer Contact: Panayotis Liontos
Chief Procurement Officer
Lafarge-AGET, Volos Plant