Laboratory Solutions

FLSmidth Hosts User Day for Cement and Lime Industry Professionals

[fa icon="calendar'] Oct 24, 2016 4:46:55 PM / by Dave Coler posted in XRF, cement, XRD, lime

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Changing environmental regulations, current demands for plants to operate 24/7/365 and challenges balancing increased quality against lowering production costs add to the complexity of cement and lime plant operation today.

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Improvement of the Accuracy of XRD Analysis by Reduction of Preferred Orientation using Advanced Sample Preparation

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 30, 2015 8:34:11 AM / by Roger Meier posted in XRD, Mining

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The role of full phase analysis in the mining industry has grown in past 10 to 15 years as a result of significant improvements in  XRD instrumentation and corresponding analysis software. Today the measurements take only a few minutes and a full pattern Rietveld refinement can be performed in just a few of minutes.

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Opportunities for Improved Accuracy of XRD Measurements in the Cement Industry

[fa icon="calendar'] Nov 3, 2015 10:13:32 AM / by Roger Meier posted in Sample Preparation, cement, XRD

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During the past 10 years XRD (X-ray diffraction) gained greater acceptance for industrial applications, particularly for the cement industry. One of the major drivers is the need for more and better phase information at the different steps during the production.

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