Heidelberg Materials opens state-of-the-art cement plant

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The company celebrated the opening of its new cement plant in Mitchell, Indiana, the second-largest single cement production facility in North America. The capacity of the plant has been expanded to 2.4 Mta cement after a several-year construction period and an investment of more than US$600 million. The plant will reduce the CO2 emissions of the clinker production by almost 30%. The new Mitchell K4 project shall replace the current kiln lines, which are more than 50 years old.