2007 HLB Pellet Loadout

Project Scope

Increase the pellet railcar loading rate to reduce manpower requirements from three (3) shifts down to one (1) day shift.  This was done by installing a bulk weighing system, bucket elevator, belt conveyors, metering screw conveyors & slide gates to meet the required flow capacity.  Also, included were modifications to the existing dust collection system and the construction of a new MCC room.

VEi Services Provided

  1. Structural engineering
  2. Mechanical engineering
  3. Construction documentation
  4. Equipment procurement documentation
  5. Construction management
  6. Start-up assistance

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