Cement Austria: w&p Zement
The Austrian cement specialist within Alpacem is w&p Zement GmbH. Production takes place at the two plant locations of Wietersdorf and Peggau. The annual capacity for cement and binder amounts to 700,000 tonnes. The company headquarters and the management of technology and sales are located in Wietersdorf, where the research and development department is also based.
Since the company was founded in 1893, we have continued to develop our products and our company. The needs of our customers are at the heart of our product development. Our staff, the constant improvement of the processes and investments in environmental technologies are our focus when it comes to developing the company.
Locations in Austria
A fully-integrated cement plant is operated in Wietersdorf. All the production steps of cement production, from raw material extraction to the production of the cement clinker to the grinding of the cements and binders, are carried out here. To this end, the plant was expanded from 2002 to 2006 and, due to ongoing investments, it is one of Europe’s most modern and clean cement plants.
In Peggau, a cement grinding plant is operated, where the cement clinker delivered from Wietersdorf is ground. In addition to cements, concrete additives are manufactured. In an efficient binder mixing plant, cements and binders are produced according to the needs of our customers.