There will come a time in any cement plant or company when capital investments are required to continue the development of operations. CPI offers a full range of services to assist its clients in making the right technological investments at the right price.
The process of making capital investments starts with the identification of the strategy. CPI is internationally experienced in strategy development at both plant and corporate level and can assist in the development of the strategy for individual plants and organisations.
Once the strategy has been decided, CPI can provide the technical services for any project - from modifications to upgrades to greenfield sites. Taking the project concept we work for our clients in ensuring that equipment suppliers provide the most appropriate equipment for the project at the correct price.
CPI personnel have been involved with over 50 new build and extension projects representing over 35 million tonnes of new capacity creation, as well as numerous successfully completed feasibility studies in all parts of the world. CPI uses it's technical expertise in all areas - from quarry planning, crushing and raw milling, pyro-processing, cement milling through to packing and dispatch operations - however prefers to leave project management to specialists within that field.
CPI can also offer technical advice on issues such as alternative fuels and raw materials, where the benefits in terms of cost reduction may be obvious but some of the impacts to be taken into consideration may not be so evident. CPI can guide its clients through such projects to ensure that the maximum benefit is gained rapidly, with minimum negative impact upon the existing operation.
We also provide a comprehensive due diligence service for organisations seeking advice for the purchase of new cement plants.