The largest cement plant in the Salzburg region invests in the most modern transport logistics: With the BLS logistics control system from BERTHOLD, Leube is relying on leading and future-proof technology.

The Leube cement plant in St. Leonhard invests in state-of-the-art transport logistics.
Image: Leube cement works, photographer: Ditz Fejer

Quality cement products and consistent investment in the most modern technologies secure a strong market position for the Leube Group.

In April 2021, Leube took a further step towards a secure future with the commissioning of one of the most modern dispatch automation systems: Goods deliveries and deliveries of raw and auxiliary materials for the cement plant in St. Leonhard are to be processed in an automated manner.

Leube was looking for a comprehensive system that is safe to operate, encompasses all processes and can demonstrate maximum practical suitability.

Mature technology with industry knowledge

The decision was made in favor of the BLS logistics control system from BERTHOLD, which fully meets all requirements and can be seamlessly integrated into the cement plant. Numerous reference applications testify to the high practicality of the system.

In addition to the mature and tried and tested technology, Leube also has access to the full expertise of the experienced technicians from BERTHOLD, which is brought into the project from the start.

In close cooperation with the employees of LEUBE, a BLS system is created that is precisely configured to the requirements

The BLS logistics control system

  • fulfills all requirements
  • high flexibility for changes and extensions
  • industry modules with specific features for the building materials industry
  • high failure safety
  • fast support

    The start-up of the BLS logistics control system in the Leube cement plant is planned for the end of 2021 / beginning of 2022.

    Comprehensive application of automated transport logistics

    In addition to the cement plant in St. Leonhard, the plastics logistics for the thermal energy supply as well as the lime works in Golling are integrated into the central processing of the transport logistics.

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          With the BLS logistics control system, BERTHOLD supplies ONE complete turnkey system for all three areas:

          BLS software

          • Configuration & integration of the BLS software on the central IT provided
          • Industry modules “Building materials”
          • Industry modules “Customer portal”
          • Industry modules “Forklift coordination”
          • Interface to the existing ERP system BLS hardware

            Services & support

            • Engineering, customizing,
            • assembly & commissioning
            • support & maintenance

              BLS hardware

              • 6 self-service terminals
              • 2 self-service terminals compac
              • 8 ID display stations 1 ID box
              • interface to loading units, license
              • plate recognition with cameras

                BERTHOLD is looking forward to the implementation of this exciting project and thanks LEUBE to all those involved for their trust – for a continued good and fruitful cooperation!

                The Leube cement plant
                in St. Leonhard is part of the Leube Group and is the largest cement and lime works in the state of Salzburg / Austria.
                As a manufacturer of quality cement products with over 180 years of history, it is one of the leading building materials companies in the country, with a production volume of around 600,000 tons of cement & binding agents, 117,000 tons of quicklime and 483,000 tons of ready-mixed concrete. (2019)
                Consistent investments in the modernization of the plant mean that the cement plant is at the highest level in terms of production technology and environmental standards.

                About the Leube Group
                The Leube Group has its origins in the cement plant and was founded as a family company in 1838. Today the Leube Group, based in St. Leonhard / Salzburg with production facilities and holdings in Austria, Germany and the Czech Republic, as well as an extensive and multi-layered product range, is one of the leading companies in the building materials industry in the country. The product portfolio ranges from cement, quicklime, ready-mixed concrete, sand, gravel and granite to concrete parts and concrete sleepers. Almost 500 employees generate group annual sales of around 126 million euros.

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