Qassim Cement to establish new cement mill at Buraydah

Qassim Cement, Saudi Arabia, has entered into a preliminary agreement with the Chinese company, for the engineering, supply and construction of a new cement mill to be installed at the company’s Buraydah cement plant.

The new mill will have a replacement capacity of 300tph.

The agreement includes the supply of mechanical and electrical equipment, including design and supervision of civil works, installations and commissioning test.

The company said in a bourse filing that the implementation period for the SAR152m worth project is 15 months.

Detailed contracts are now being prepared, which are expected to be signed by mid-January 2022.