In March 2016, the first deliveries for the “Zozik Brick Plant” project were sent on their way. The first 32 trailers arrived on site in Erbil where site operations for plant construction are progressing. This project for the construction of a turnkey plant for 60 mill. bricks, facing bricks and masonry blocks per year in Erbil, Kurdistan/Iraq, is supplied completely by Capaccioli. It is of strategic importance not only for Capaccioli but for the whole of Iraqi Kurdistan, and for Italy, as it has been financed with a combination of credit facility agreement and credit insurance by Monte Dei Paschi Di Siena, Cassa Depositi E Prestiti, SACE. These private and the state- controlled credit institutions have placed their trust in Capaccioli and Zozik by financing the project.
The key data of the turnkey project are:
Dry clay preparation supplied by Capaccioli
Production and extrusion lines from Capaccioli
Double cutting line for clay bricks and blocks, dryer loading and unloading
Continuous tunnel dryer
Robotized setting and unloading machine
Tunnel kiln measuring 7 m in width
News about Condor
Capaccioli has supplied the two customers Zumrut and Aydin each with a Condor dryer, cutting line, as well as dryer loading and unloading equipment. At the Capaccioli plant, work has started on the fifth and sixth Condor dryer for the customer Ejder. In Algeria a new Condor dryer will be delivered and commissioned in 2017.