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Cement Manufacturing 101

Date & Time

Tuesday, October 10, 2023
​Scheels Training Room
11282 S State St, Sandy, UT 84070
Level 2 Northwest corner

11:30-12:00 pm Check-in & Lunch
12:00-1:00 pm Presentation

Learning Objectives:

This presentation provides an overview of cement manufacturing:

  • Selection of raw materials and required chemistry, extraction, processing, physical and chemical transformations resulting in hydraulic cement.
  • A look into the chemistry that functions to give us concrete and what we can expect from cement.
  • Understand changes in cements that now comply with different specifications.


Heath Hall is Technical Services Manager for Ash Grove Cement Company’s Salt Lake City office.  He received a B.S. and M.S. degree in Biological Engineering from Utah State University.  He has worked in the cement and concrete industry for 20 years, focused primarily in the areas of quality control and materials.  In his free time, Heath enjoys backpacking in the diverse landscapes offered in the West.