Cofely Thailand signed a 8 years BOT Energy Performance Contract for the compressed air supply to the packing unit of Asia Cement, a subsidiary of Italcementi Group.

The contract includes design, financing, installation, O&M and supply of the required compressed air and the guarantee of quality, quantity and plant efficiency throughout the contract duration.

Italcementi Group operates in Thailand since 1998 through Jalaprathan Cement (JCC), which was established in 1956 by the Royal Irrigation Department for the construction of Bhumibol dam, the first multipurpose concrete dam in Thailand. JCC has its two grinding centres in Takli and Cha-am.In 1999 the Group increased its presence in Thailand becoming a shareholder of Asia Cement (ACC), founded in 1989 and operating in the domestic market with a cement plant in Pukrang, one of the most important plants in the world.