• Short Summary

    MARKING THE FINAL PHASE OF THE CHILANGA CEMENT COMPANY'S EXPANSION PROGRAMME, THE START OF PRODUCTION OF CLINKER AT THE FACTORY'S PLANT NEAR NDOLA MEANS THAT ZAMBIA BECOMES SELF-SUFFICIENT IN THE PRODUCTION OF CEMENT, WITH CAPACITY GOING UP FROM 180,000 TO OVER HALF A MILLION SHORT TONS PER YEAR.

  • Description

    1.
    GV CEMENT FACTORY (2 SHOTS)
    0.06

    2.
    GV LORRY ARRIVES CARRYING SHALE (2 SHOTS)
    0.14

    3.
    SEMI VIEW SHALE TIPPED FROM LORRY (3 SHOTS)
    0.30

    4.
    CU SHALE CRUSHING MACHINE (2 SHOTS)
    0.36

    5.
    SV & GVs MIXED SHALE AND LIMESTONE ON CONVEYOR BELTS (2 SHOTS)
    0.51

    6.
    GV RAW MILL GRINDER FOR SHALE AND LIMESTONE (2 SHOTS)
    1.04

    7.
    SV OPERATOR AT CONTROL ROOM CONSOLE
    1.10

    8.
    GV BALL MILL BEING INSTALLED (2 SHOTS)
    1.23

    9.
    GV EXTERIOR FACTORY
    1.31

    10.
    GV LABORATORY BUILDING
    1.32

    11.
    SV INTERIOR LAB TECHNICIANS AT WORK (3 SHOTS)
    1.52



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    Background: MARKING THE FINAL PHASE OF THE CHILANGA CEMENT COMPANY'S EXPANSION PROGRAMME, THE START OF PRODUCTION OF CLINKER AT THE FACTORY'S PLANT NEAR NDOLA MEANS THAT ZAMBIA BECOMES SELF-SUFFICIENT IN THE PRODUCTION OF CEMENT, WITH CAPACITY GOING UP FROM 180,000 TO OVER HALF A MILLION SHORT TONS PER YEAR.

    THE CHILANGA CEMENT COMPANY'S EXPANSION PROGRAMME WILL HAVE COST SOME K 18 MILLION AND THE WORK HAS BEEN CARRIED OUT BY SUPPLIERS AND CONTRACTORS FROM DENMARK, ITALY AND ZAMBIA.

    THE NDOLA WORKS THEMSELVES ARE AMONG THE MOST MODERN IN AFRICA AND HAVE A PRODUCTION CAPACITY OF 600 SHORT TONS OF CLINKER PER DAY. IT IS EXPECTED THAT DESPATCHES OF CEMENT FROM THESE NEW WORKS WILL COMMENCE IN MARCH.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4KE3MU4CJEZRDBH7BY542BICM
    Media URN:
    VLVA4KE3MU4CJEZRDBH7BY542BICM
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/01/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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