Location: Weston, MO

Electric Power Generation
Material Handling for 450MW Power Generation Unit

System Capacity:

500 TPH for Limestone Delivery, 36” Belt Conveyors
3500 TPH for Fuel Delivery, 48” & 72” Belt Conveyors

Project specifics:

Railcar unloading, feeders, reclaim, delivery & tripper conveyors

This unit was sub assembled on the ground with the fully assembled hoisted weight of approx. 201,012#. The Assembled Gallery dimensions were 21’ wide x 22’ to 25’ varied height x 87’ length. This unit was hoisted to a height of 179’. Two M250 Manitowoc Series 2 Crawler Cranes with 240’ main boom were used to perform the lift. The entire length of the 5B Coal Conveyor Galleries from Bent no. 1 @ grade to the end of the Head End Gallery is 1140’ with a total of 10 Gallery Lifts weighing a total of over 804 tons. Heaviest lift was 237,000 lbs.

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