PPC Cement Factory Tour

Tour Leader: Maggi Loubser

Date & Time: Tuesday, 2 September

Description of the Tour:

PPC Ltd. has a long history within South Africa; it was established in 1890 in Hercules, Pretoria. PPC is the leading supplier of cement in Southern Africa through eight cement manufacturing facilities and three milling depots in South Africa, Botswana and Zimbabwe that can produce around eight million tons of cement products each year. PPC also produces aggregates, metallurgical-grade lime, burnt dolomite and limestone. In 1908 it declared its first dividend and by 1910 it was listed on the stock exchange.

09:00-10:00 Departure for PPC Cement Factory

10:15-10:30 Welcome: tea to be served

10:30-12:00 Tour of the Factory

12:00-13:00 Lunch

13:00-14:00 Departure from PPC Cement Factory and return to Sandton Convention Centre

Registration: Delegates for the day trip will be able to register for the tour at the main entrance to the Sandton Convention Centre, Maude Street, Level 0, 30 minutes prior to departure. Maggi Loubser will collect you. Each delegate will receive a name badge. Please ensure that you display your name badge at all times for security and control purposes

Parking: Parking is not included in the registration fee and needs to be settled on the day of departure. Parking tickets will be able to be purchased at the Sandton Convention Centre Management Offices (VIP North Side) on Level 1 at a cost of R 31.00 per car per day. Payments can be made by cash or credit card.

Food & Beverage: A light lunch and refreshments will be served