Cementos Argos S.A. Yumbo Plant – 2010

ANNUAL MAINTENANCE OF KILN NO. 5

Problem

Deviation from the rotation axis of the kiln presenting ongoing damage to bearings and refractory loss.

Solution

Alignment of the entire system and maintenance on bearings.

Results

Operation with low temperatures in bearings, reducing the pressure between roller and tire, less wear on components lower working temperature between crown and pinion teeth so adequate.