Ecocem’s plan to build a €45 million mill in the US has ground to a halt after its partner in the project withdrew. Photograph:  David Sleator

Irish cement maker Ecocem’s plan to build a €45 million mill in the United States has ground to a halt after its partner in the project withdrew. Eco(...)

Ecocem subsidiary Orcem Americas intends building a plant that will grind slag from iron furnaces to make cement

Irish manufacturer Ecocem’s plans for a €45 million cement mill in the US face a public hearing after officials lifted a threat to declare the project(...)

Ecocem’s reputation is built on the fact it makes ‘green’ cement. Photograph: David Sleator

Lack of co-operation from Irish manufacturer Ecocem’s partner in a planned €45 million cement mill in California prompted officials to threaten to dec(...)

Ecocem’s US subsidiary Orcem Americas is appealing a decision by planning commissioners in Vallejo, California, to refuse it permission to build a grinding mill on the city’s waterfront.

Irish cement manufacturer Ecocem may be allowed go ahead with a proposed €45 million mill in the United States after a local council voted to stall a (...)

  Ecocem’s US arm and Vallejo Marine Terminal, whose application for permission to build a deepwater berth to service the mill was also refused, are challenging the commission’s ruling. Photograph: Eric Luke

The appeal by Irish cement manufacturer Ecocem against a US authority’s decision to refuse it planning permission for a €45 million mill could be hear(...)

Opponents in Vallejo have already indicated that they will challenge any ruling allowing the Ecocem mill and deepwater berth to go ahead.  Photograph: David Sleator

Irish cement maker Ecocem could learn on Tuesday whether local planning officials will approve its proposals for a €45 million cement mill in Californ(...)

I’m not sure what Rosie the Riveter is planning to do with her fist, but Ecocem’s executives should probably stay out of her way

Irish “green” cement company Ecocem is finding out just how hippyish those sun-soaked Californian folk can be following the emergence of some rather a(...)