Saudi Cement’s Plant is located in eastern province approximately 120 km from Dammam, in the historic city of Al-Hasa. The Plant consists of three kiln lines that are currently in operation. Line 6, designed for 4,000 tons of clinker per day, was commissioned in 1997, while lines 7 and 8, with a combined capacity to produce 24,000 tons of clinker per day, were commissioned in 2008. Together these lines have a total capacity of 28,000 MT of Clinker, equal to 9.2 million tons per year, which is also equivalent to 9.7 million tons of cement yearly.
The raw material is extracted from the Plant’s Quarry, located around 11 km away from the Plant and transported over a long belt conveyor. The Company’s Hofuf Plant is equipped with some of the latest equipment – quarry crushers, vertical roller mills for raw grinding, clinker coolers, cement grinding high pressure roller presses, kilns and cement mills.