Philford Design Engineers were successful in winning the tender for the manufacture and installation of the new 517-202 & 517-204 surface potash conveyors, gantries and supporting steelwork during 2016.
The customer supplied a full set of manufacturing drawings for the conveyors and gantry sections. The manufacturie and build was completed on an extremely short lead-time and required full project management throughout the whole project.
As the conveyor was for a surface application in a highly corrosive environment the conveyors, gantries and supporting steelworks required painting in accordance with the customers internal manufacturing and painting specifications. The installed was successfully carried out under CDM regulations with Philford acting as the " Principle Contractor ". All site works were completed by Philfords own site team during a strict 14 day shutdown. The completed works involved the removal of the old conveyors, gantries and support steelworks at height followed by the full installation of the new conveyors and gantries ready for commissioning.
CDM Management as Principle Contractor
Fabrication and Machining
Fitting & build up works
Specialised paint management