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Standards Organisation of Nigeria - Cement industry news ...

Dec 15, 2017  Nigeria: The Federal High Court of Calabar has stopped the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) from implementing the proposed cement standards it introduced recently. The ruling was issued by Justice Emmanuel Obile in a suit that was instituted by the United Cement Company of Nigeria Limited (UniCem) against the Attorney General of the Federation, Minister of Industry, Trade and

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Standard Organisation of Nigeria - Cement industry news ...

Jul 12, 2018  Nigeria: The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has awarded Dangote Cement with its Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme (MANCAP) certification. The certification accredits the cement producer’s products and its ability to run tests on processed and raw materials in alignment with national standards, according to the Sun newspaper.

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SON Releases New Standard for Cement Production in Nigeria ...

Jul 15, 2018  The Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON) says a new revised standard for cement production in Nigeria had been released. The Director-General of the SON, Mr Osita Anthony Aboloma, made this known during a partnership facility tour of the Dangote Cement Plant, Obajana, Kogi State by top officials of the organization from the Northern parts of the country.

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Lafarge Africa receives product quality ... - Global Cement

Jan 05, 2021  Nigeria: The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has awarded Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme product quality certificates to Lafarge Africa. The certificates were presented after the company’s Mfamosing cement plant met confirmatory and standardisation requirements set by the SON, according to the Punch newspaper.

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Nigeria - Cement industry news from Global Cement

May 27, 2020  Nigeria: Dangote Cement says that work is underway to increase its total cement production capacity in Nigeria by 4.5Mt/yr before September 2021. The Guardian newspaper has reported that plans consist of new lines at the company’s cement plants in Obajana, Kogi state, and Okpella, Edo state, and the restart of production at its plant at Gboko, Benue state.

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Standards Organisation of Nigeria defends ... - Global Cement

Mar 26, 2014  Nigeria: The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has led a group of cement industry stakeholders is stating that poor construction practices and not the quality of cement is to blame for the growing incidence of building collapse in the country. The position was taken at a recent meeting in Lagos by the technical committee of stakeholders and put together by SON to review the cement ...

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Nigeria - Cement industry news from Global Cement

Nov 19, 2019  Nigeria: The Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has awarded Mandatory Conformity Assessment Programme product quality certificates to Lafarge Africa. The certificates were presented after the company’s Mfamosing cement plant met confirmatory and standardisation requirements set by the SON, according to the Punch newspaper.

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Cement producers take legal action against Standards ...

Jun 03, 2014  Nigeria: Lafarge Cement WAPCO, Ashaka Cement and Unicem have started court action against the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) regarding its plan to limit the application of 32.5 grade cement. The action follows a publication by SON restricting the application of 32.5R grade cement to plastering use only. "We have instituted a suit against the SON over its recent

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SON to review industrial standards for cement production ...

Dec 16, 2017  15 December 2017, Sweetcrude, Abuja – Following the spate of building collapses in the country, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria has announced that it is set to review the Nigerian Industrial Standards for Cement Production in the country. The standards agency has therefore convened a technical committee to ascertain the standard ...

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Update on Developments within the Nigerian Cement Industry

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria also clearly stated that there are no substandard cements produced within the country. Although no direct correlation has been drawn between cement grade and construction failure, the SON has, however, explicitly recommended the phasing-out of the production of the 32.5mpa grade cement.

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SON to review industrial standards for cement production ...

Dec 16, 2017  15 December 2017, Sweetcrude, Abuja – Following the spate of building collapses in the country, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria has announced that it is set to review the Nigerian Industrial Standards for Cement Production in the country. The standards agency has therefore convened a technical committee to ascertain the standard ...

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Event held to review standardisation of cement in Nigeria

Dec 21, 2017  Officials from the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), representatives of professional bodies in the construction industry and academics recently reviewed the quality of Nigerian cement and ensure that it was meeting the requirements of the International Standard Organisation

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Update on Developments within the Nigerian Cement Industry

The Standards Organisation of Nigeria also clearly stated that there are no substandard cements produced within the country. Although no direct correlation has been drawn between cement grade and construction failure, the SON has, however, explicitly recommended the phasing-out of the production of the 32.5mpa grade cement.

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SON, stakeholders meet to review standard of cement ...

Dec 21, 2017  As part of moves to reposition approved brand in Nigeria’s cement industry, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has held a stakeholders’ technical committee forum on the review of standard for cement NIS 444-1-2014. The committee, following complaints over the rising cases of collapsed buildings nationwide, suspected that the cement in the market is of a low quality. The grade ...

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Cement News tagged : International Standard Organisation ...

Dec 21, 2017  Event held to review standardisation of cement in Nigeria 21 December 2017, Published under Cement News Officials from the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), representatives of professional bodies in the construction industry and academics recently reviewed the quality of Nigerian cement and ensure that it was meeting the requirements of the International Standard Organisation,

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Stakeholders review cement standard, emphasise its ...

Dec 19, 2017  Welcoming the participants to the forum, the Director-General of Standards Organisation of Nigeria, Osita Aboloma represented by a director in the agency, Mrs. Chinyere Ifeoma, said cement ...

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Minister decries high price of cement in Nigeria ...

Mar 17, 2021  The minister said that there should be standard of procurement for artisans to practice in the industry. Also, Mr Joseph Makoju, Chairman, Nigerian Cement

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The cement industry in Nigeria has experienced immense growth over the past few years. With a population of over 140 million people and a growth rate of approximately 3% per annum, the demand for and consumption of cement is expected to increase.

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Ashaka Cement Gets ISO Certification - News, Events Training

Jan 11, 2006  Director General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria, Dr John Ndanusa Akanya, who made the presentation said with the dynamism and competitiveness in the global market, only organisations that possess the quality edge can remain afloat. Published under Cement News

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Dangote, Lafarge, Others In Cement Quality War - P.M. News

Jun 26, 2014  Not withstanding the committee’s findings, the Standard Organization of Nigeria, SON has however remained adamant on its directive. The agency specifically directed that cement with strength rating of 52.5R be used for bridges; 42.5R for casting of columns, beams, slabs and for moulding blocks, and 32.5R for plastering only.

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SON, stakeholders begin review of cement standard The ...

Dec 18, 2017  Four-years after the Federal government approved new cement standard for the producers, the Technical Committee set by the Governing Board of the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) is again ...

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Nigeria: SON Issues New Regulations to Cement ...

IN light of recent developments in the cement industry, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) Monday unveiled new guidelines to regulate actions of manufacturers in the industry.

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SON and the politics of cement standardization - Vanguard News

At the launching ceremony of the new cement bag, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) formally admitted that Dangote Cement, is indeed producing 42.5 higher grade of cement into the Nigerian ...

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Court adjourns cement standard case - Vanguard News

Dec 03, 2014  Posted in News Court adjourns cement standard case. December 3, 2014. ... against Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, over its recent directive to cement manufacturers on industry standard. ...

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SON, stakeholders meet to review standard of cement ...

Dec 21, 2017  As part of moves to reposition approved brand in Nigeria’s cement industry, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) has held a stakeholders’ technical committee forum on the review of standard for cement NIS 444-1-2014. The committee, following complaints over the rising cases of collapsed buildings nationwide, suspected that the cement in the market is of a low quality. The grade ...

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Cement News tagged : International Standard Organisation ...

Dec 21, 2017  Event held to review standardisation of cement in Nigeria 21 December 2017, Published under Cement News Officials from the Standard Organisation of Nigeria (SON), representatives of professional bodies in the construction industry and academics recently reviewed the quality of Nigerian cement and ensure that it was meeting the requirements of the International Standard Organisation,

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Ashaka Cement Gets ISO Certification - News, Events Training

Jan 11, 2006  Director General, Standards Organisation of Nigeria, Dr John Ndanusa Akanya, who made the presentation said with the dynamism and competitiveness in the global market, only organisations that possess the quality edge can remain afloat. Published under Cement News

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SON and the politics of cement standardization - Vanguard News

At the launching ceremony of the new cement bag, Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) formally admitted that Dangote Cement, is indeed producing 42.5 higher grade of cement into the Nigerian ...

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Nigeria: SON Issues New Regulations to Cement ...

IN light of recent developments in the cement industry, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) Monday unveiled new guidelines to regulate actions of manufacturers in the industry.

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SON, stakeholders begin review of cement standard The ...

Dec 18, 2017  Four-years after the Federal government approved new cement standard for the producers, the Technical Committee set by the Governing Board of the Standard Organization of Nigeria (SON) is again ...

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Court adjourns cement standard case - Vanguard News

Dec 03, 2014  Posted in News Court adjourns cement standard case. December 3, 2014. ... against Standards Organisation of Nigeria, SON, over its recent directive to cement manufacturers on industry standard. ...

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Dangote, Lafarge, Others In Cement Quality War - P.M. News

Jun 26, 2014  Not withstanding the committee’s findings, the Standard Organization of Nigeria, SON has however remained adamant on its directive. The agency specifically directed that cement with strength rating of 52.5R be used for bridges; 42.5R for casting of columns, beams, slabs and for moulding blocks, and 32.5R for plastering only.

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CEMENT: Other producers grumble as FG adopts Dangote’s ...

Nevertheless, the Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) quickly reacted to the outcry by the coalition, and set up a high powered technical committee to look at the existing grades of cement in ...

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Dangote crashes cement price, a bag ... - Daily Post Nigeria

Nov 03, 2014  Recently, in further compliance with the ongoing Standards Organisation of Nigeria (SON) directive and regulation on the various grades of cement and their prescribed uses, Dangote cement launched ...

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Nigerian cement industry backs 42.5 grade cement

Jul 07, 2014  In addition, the committee recommended that any cement producer or distributor selling expired cement would be sanctioned to ensure uptake of the higher-grade cement. The industry, include Bua, Ibeto and Dangote, said they were producing 42.5 grade cement long before the Standards Organisation of Nigeria held its quality review.

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Cement Politics: Dangote not prepared to lower standards ⋆

Jun 02, 2014  At a media interaction last week, a director in the Dangote Group, Ekanem Etim said that the company was not in any way, at loggerhead with any manufacture of cement in the country. According to him, the main thrust of Dangote Group, is to ensure the availability of cement in the country. He was quick []

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Cement Industry News tagged under International - Page 97 ...

Cement exports from Pakistan contract in 5MFY18 03 January 2018, Published under Cement News. Pakistan's export of cement during the first five months of current financial year (July-November 2017) recorded a YoY fall of 17.3 and 19.52 per cent in terms of quantity and US dollar value, respectively, according to data released by the Federal Bureau of Statistics, Government of Pakistan.

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Nigeria’s top cement manufacturers welcome migration to ...

Jul 07, 2014  The three top cement manufacturers in the country: BUA, Ibeto and Dangote, say they welcome the call for the country to move to the sole use of the enhanced class of cement

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