Milestones

1963 - Establishment of Vassiliko Cement Works by Hellenic Mining Company

 

1967 - Launch of operation of the production facility (150.000 tons)

 

1983 - Construction of Vassiliko Port

 

1990 - Italcementi Group acquires 20% of the company’s shares. Today, 26% is owned by Heidelberg Cement Group

 

2000 - Installation of a new cement silo (25.000 tons), which improves exports capability and local distribution

 

2000 - Operation of R&D Laboratory under European Standards

 

2002 - Installation of a new type cement mill, which contributes to the reduction of carbon dioxide emissions

 

2008 - Merge of Vassiliko Cement Works with Cyprus Cement Company

 

2011 - Launch of operation of the new Best Available Technology clinker production line (6.000 tons/day)

 

2015 - Launch of operation of Alternative Fuels and Raw Materials Feeding System