Phillips Kiln Services Ltd., which recently joined the FLSmidth Group, has a strong track record in servicing pyro equipment. It is a US-based international service organisation that caters for both the cement and minerals industries.
The acquisition is a natural extension of FLSmidth’s Customer Services activities. As part of FLSmidth Customer Services, a unique network of local specialists are now ready to serve our cement and minerals customers around the globe.
Phillips Kiln Services’ focus has always been on helping industries extend the life of their roller-supported equipment. The company specialises in the maintenance, reconditioning and repair of kilns and related equipment.
Because Phillips Kiln Services specialises in maintenance and repair, employees are capable of working on all makes and models of rotary kilns, dryers, mills, calciners, coolers and related equipment. Phillips Kiln is found in countries around the world, including the United States, Canada, Australia, England and India.
Phillips Kiln Services is based in South Sioux City, Nebraska, USA. It has around 190 employees, which includes a joint-venture staff that works on a global scale.
Commenting on the acquisition, FLSmidth Group CEO Jørgen Huno Rasmussen said: “We’re continuing to strengthen the services we provide our customers. Phillips Kiln Services complements and supports our present service activities in both the cement and minerals industries.”
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