FLSmidth & Co. A/S engages in the manufacture and distribution of cement and equipment for cement and mineral industries. It operates through the following segments: Customer Services, Product Companies, Minerals, and Cement. The Customer Services segment provides spare parts, wear parts, and maintenance services on plant installations. The Product Companies segment offers product systems, assembly, and manufacturing. The Minerals segment processes and engineers the separation of minerals from their ores. The Cement segment constructs and operates cement plants, production lines, and equipment for the cement industry. The company was founded by Frederik LÃ¦ssÃ¸e Smidth on January 2, 1882 and is headquartered in Valby, Denmark.