FAM Shiploaders for Cerrejon02.03.2015
FAM Shiploaders for Cerrejon
Ordered by Carbones del Cerrejon Ltd., FAM installed two shiploaders - type travelling quadrant - intended to increase the coal handling capacity in the Port of Puerto Bolivar, Colombia.
The shiploaders have...
FAM coaling system at Hamburg Moorburg12.02.2015
FAM coaling system at Hamburg Moorburg
Ordered by Vattenfall Europe Generation, FAM delivered the coaling system for the Hamburg Moorburg power plant and received the acceptance certificate.
All in all, two FAM circular stockyards and...
New Service Contract: Reuter Power Plant11.01.2015
New Service Contract: Reuter Power Plant
Commissioned by Vattenfall Europe Wärme, FAM Anlagen-Service GmbH was requested to perform all service work of the coaling and materials handling and conveying systems of the Reuter combined...
Foundation stone for the new FAM Headquarters22.12.2014
Laying the foundation stone for the new FAM Headquarters
On December 22, 2014, the FAM Managing Directors laid the foundation stone marking the construction of the new FAM Headquarters in Magdeburg. Until the end of 2016, a modern office...
FAM Bucket wheel excavator for Beočin17.11.2014
FAM Bucket wheel excavator for Beočin
Ordered by Helios d.o.o., FAM delivered a type SR300R2 bucket wheel excavator intended for the Beočin opencast mine in the north of Serbia. The machine has been designed and built for...
FAM Portal scraper for Shah29.10.2014
FAM Portal scraper for Shah
Ordered by Consolidated Contractors Company (CCC), FAM installed two portal scrapers as stacker-reclaimers KP720/4000.71 for stacking and reclaiming granulated sulphur at the Shah Sulphur Station Project...
FAM Transport crawler for Fernas02.10.2014
FAM Transport crawler for Fernas
Ordered by Fernas Insaat A.S., FAM delivered a transport crawler for the Tufanbeyli opencast mine. The crawler will be used in the scope of building a 450 MW coal-fired power plant commenced by the Turkish...
2nd FAM soccer tournament18.09.2014
2nd FAM soccer tournament
After last year’s tremendous success and the great interest in organizing an FAM soccer tournament this year again, September 18 was the big day. After work, with the weather at its best, the employees went...
FAM Stacker-Reclaimers for Habshan28.08.2014
FAM Stacker-Reclaimers for Habshan
Ordered by Dodsal Engineering, FAM has erected two portal scrapers as stacker-reclaimers KP 720/4000.71 for the Habshan Sulphur Granulation Plant (HSGP) of Abu Dhabi Gas Industries Ltd. (Gasco).
7th service contract in Chile01.08.2014
7th service contract in Chile
KGHM International Ltd. awarded FAM América Latina Ltda. the 7th contract for servicing the plant and equipment in the Chilean copper mine of Sierra Gorda Sociedad Contractual Minera.
6th Magdeburg Company Relay17.07.2014
6th Magdeburg Company Relay
This year Magdeburg’s 6th company relay race took place at the Elbauenpark – a new location for the race –at midsummer-like temperatures on July 17, 2014. FAM participated with an all-time high...
FAM New bucket wheel for SR 301 R29.06.2014
Modernization/Upgrading: New bucket wheel for SR 301 R
Ordered by Holcim AG, FAM has performed the upgrading of bucket wheel excavator SR 301 R in the Lägerdorf opencast mine. The customer accepted the work. In order to further...
ZSMK wagon unloading15.05.2014
ZSMK wagon unloading
Ordered by OJSC ZSMK, FAM has delivered a fully automatic wagon unloading station designed for unloading hard coal in the steel works in Novokuznetsk, Russia.
Besides the wagon tippler, FAM’s scope of supplies...
FAM Second bucket wheel excavator for Spence30.04.2014
Second bucket wheel excavator for Spence
Ordered by the customer Pampa Norte BHP Billiton, FAM has designed, manufactured assembled and commissioned the second bucket wheel excavator SR500R4 (RC-002) for the Spence copper mine in Chile....
Apron Feeder Reconstruction15.03.2014
Apron Feeder Reconstruction
Ordered by HeidelbergCement AG, FAM has completed the reconstruction of the apron feeder deployed for transporting limestone with a capacity of 900 t/h in the company’s Hanover-based cement plant and...
FAM receives 6th maintenance contract01.03.2014
FAM receives 6th maintenance contract
FAM América Latina Ltda. has been awarded another maintenance contract for the Chilean copper mine Cerro Colorado (Iquique) from BHP Billiton. The maintenance contract covers the following:...
Compact-type bucket wheel excavator26.02.2014
Compact-type bucket wheel excavator
Ordered by MIBRAG (Mitteldeutsche Braunkohlengesellschaft mbH), FAM has performed the maintenance, repair and major overhaul of the bucket wheel excavator SR 702-1554 at the opencast mine Vereinigtes...
Based on an order by CITIC International Co., China, FAM delivered eight double roller crushers for the cement plants OJSC "Belarusian cement plant", OJSC "Krasnoselskstroy materialy", and OJSC...
FAM Belt conveyor system Vostochny24.01.2014
Belt conveyor system Vostochny
Ordered by Eurasian Energy Corporation (EEC, the Energy Division of ENRC), one of the largest producers of electricity and coal in Kazakhstan, FAM has sta ted modernizing the belt conveyor systems for coal as...
FAM Outlook 201405.01.2014
Based on the 2013 order intake of more than EUR 400 million and orders on hand exceeding EUR 500 million, the FAM Group started into the new year with a solid base for capacity utilization.
The FAM Management would like to...
FAM Mobile conveying equipment Angren18.12.2013
FAM Mobile conveying equipment Angren
O`zbekko`mir OAJ, an Uzbek public limited company, has launched a comprehensive program aiming to modernize and improve the output of Uzbekistan‘s most important opencast mine at Angren....
On the occasion of FAM’s 20th anniversary of privatization, we received a number of donations from our business partners. Presented in the form of a symbolic cheque, these moneys were donated to the Magdeburg school...
Acceptance Circular Stockyard Piesteritz29.10.2013
Acceptance of the circular stockyard in Piesteritz
Ordered by SKW Stickstoffwerke Piesteritz GmbH, Germany’s largest producer of ammonia and urea, FAM erected a circular stockyard for PIAZUR (urea fertilizer) which was officially...
Acceptance in Schwerzau15.10.2013
Acceptance in Schwerzau
Commissioned by MIBRAG (Mitteldeutsche Braunkohlengesellschaft mbH), FAM modernized the collecting and distributing system for overburden and coal (mass distributor) at the Schwerzau field of Profen opencast mine....
FAM Shiploader Gujarat, India28.09.2013
FAM Shiploader Gujarat, India
Ordered by Gujarat Cement Works, India, FAM replaced the ball-bearing slewing ring of the shiploader SL 1650/600.26. The shiploader serves to load clinker and cement into ships up to 45,000 DWT. Delivered by...
New FAM Apron Feeder Strands23.08.2013
New FAM Apron Feeder Strands
On behalf of Suncor Energy Inc., FAM reconstructed two heavy apron feeders for oil sands, which were not supplied by FAM, at Steepbank Mine in Fort Mc Murray and installed new apron strands.
FAM First Football Tournament04.07.2013
FAM First Football Tournament
On 04 July 2013, FAM employees organised their first football tournament. More than 100 participants competed in 11 teams for the FAM Football Cup in their free time.
In a gripping final, the team of the...
FAM Shiploader for Port Cartier03.07.2013
FAM Shiploader for Port Cartier
FAM has delivered the SL 11000.34/21 shiploader on behalf of customer Arcelor Mittal Mines Canada (AMMC) for use in the Port of Port Cartier, Province of Québec, Canada.
The FAM scope of work...
FAM Company Anniversary 1993 - 201315.06.2013
FAM Company Anniversary 1993 - 2013
As an independent, medium-sized company, FAM Förderanlagen Magdeburg celebrates the 20th year of its successful development since privatisation in the circle of customers, business partners and its...
Second extension of service contract Minera Spence01.06.2013
Second extension of service contract Minera Spence
For the second time BHP Billiton extended the service contract concluded with FAM América Latina Ltda. for the Minera Spence copper mine in Chile. The newly extended contract will...