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Historical Facts


Raw data from Monarch's past . . .

 

1948

- Erected a 11' by 230' Allis-Chalmers kiln and 30,000 lb. Babcock & Wilcox boiler and 33,000 lb. open fired conventional combustion boiler.

1951

- Erected a kiln and waste heat boiler, duplicate of those installed in 1948. Upon completion, the 8' diameter kilns and the original Babcock & Wilcox waste heat boilers were taken out of service.

 

1954

- Installed a rotary dryer, 10' by 80', parallel flow with the hot gas originating in a 14' by 36' combustion chamber located at the feed end of the dryer.

1955

- Installed a 9375 K.V.A. General Electric turbine and generator, new power plant building, and moved the old 5,000 K.V.A. generating plant to new building.

 

 

 


The Monarch Cement Company
449 1200 Street
P.O. Box 1000
Humboldt, KS 66748-0900
(620) 473-2222

 

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