China-based Sinoma International Engineering has won an engineering, procurement and construction (EPC) contract to build Southern Province Cement’s upcoming Jizan cement plant, in the province of the same name. YiCai Global News has reported that the plant will have a capacity of 1.83Mt/yr. Commissioning is scheduled to follow 27 months after the start of construction. Sinoma International Engineering’s contract covers installation of the entire line, from limestone crushing to cement bagging. The value of the work is US$300m.
Fellow CNBM subsidiary Sinoma Overseas Development previously won a US$220m contract with Yamama Cement for transferal of its Riyadh cement plant’s new Line 7 from its old plant to its new location.