### Improvements in New - FICEM

3. Factors affecting ball mills Cement fineness vs. grindability Every 100 cm²/g increase in cement fineness increases the mill power consumption by 1-2 kWh/t for a closed circuit mill & 2-3 kWh/t for an open circuit mill, a sheer waste if this is not required by the market! 20 25 30 35 40 45 50 55 60 2500 3000 3500 4000 4500 5000