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 consists of full suite of parts, services, and maintenance solutions. The Product Companies segment comprises of nine companies with individually integrated business models and products spanning from pumps, cyclones, feeders and sizers to heavy-duty gears and drives, weighing and dosing solutions, bagging, palletizing and dispatching equipment as well as automation systems, air pollution control systems and pneumatic conveying. The Minerals segment provides mineral processing and material handling technology and systems. The Cement segment offers technology and process solutions to the global cement industry. The company was founded by Frederik LÃ¦ssÃ¸e Smidth on January 2, 1882 and is headquartered in Valby, Denmark.