Cementos Argos S.A. Sogamoso Plant – 2011

REPLACEMENT OF THE BALL MILL TRUNNION NO. 1

PROBLEM

The old ball mill Trunnion was fissured, by this reason the hood was misaligned, and this was causing the deterioration of it. As well the grinding media of the mill was worn.

SOLUTION

Dismantling and assembly of the new ball mill Trunnion.

RESULTS

New grinding media to the load of the ball mill, a new ball mill Trunnion without fissures and the alignment of the hood and the optimization of the cement grinding process.