Limestone Mining Industry in Zambia

In addition, limestone processing often consists of several stages, such as blasting, transportation, crushing, and grinding, etc. As a professional manufacturer of mining equipment, SBM is able to offer all-round mining solutions for our honored customers according to their practical situations and particular requirements. So far, SBM has exported several sets of limestone mining equipment to Zambia, where the limestone mining industry is experiencing a boom period. Here we focus on more details of limestone mining industry and limestone mining equipment in Zambia.

Outlook of Limestone Mining Industry in Zambia

In the modern industry, limestone powder is widely used in cement production. Limestone is a sedimentary rock, composed mostly of the mineral calcite and comprising about 15% of the earth’s sedimentary crust. Uses of limestone are numerous, ranging from making concrete to building houses.

Typically, limestone is a basic building block of the construction industry and the chief materials from which aggregate, cement, lime, and building stone are made. As a source for lime, it is used to make paper, plastics, glass, paint, steel, cement, carpets, used in water treatment and purification plants. Currently, with the rapid development of construction industry and cement industry in Zambia, the demand for limestone powder surges than ever, in a word, the limestone mining industry in Zambia shows a sign of boom.

Pop Limestone Mining Equipment in Zambia

What is the most popular type of limestone mining equipment in Zambia? According to the statistical figures, it is the SBM’s combined mobile crushing plant which has been well accepted by limestone investors in Zambia.

Besides the limestone, it’s applicable for crushing rocks and construction wastes, and greatly expands the fields of coarse crushing and fine crushing work. Based on customers’ demands, SBM’s combined mobile crushing plant is able to help the clients overcome the barriers on the working site.

Typically, a combined mobile crushing plant integrates jaw crushers, impact crushers, VSI crushers and double deck or triple deck inclined vibrating screen. For those limestone quarries with bad working environment, the combined mobile crushing plant can be considered as a two-stage crushing and screening system. Besides, the broken cavity using “V”-shaped structure, therefore, the actual width of feed is same as nominal line width.

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