Antelope Coal Project

Antelope Coal Project Design services included mechanical design, dynamic analysis, instrumentation, and control system design. The control system design included the logic development, programming (Allen Bradley PLC5/30), supervisory system (Rockwell software RS View32) development and programming, on-site commissioning and performance testing. The conveyor drives are Dodge-Reliance CST hydraulic drives with CDI controller.

The project is a 2 Km overland conveyor system at 7000 TPH for the transportation of coal. The system consists of four overland conveyors, a tri-roll crusher and a dual chain feeder.
Year Built: 1998
Location: Antelope Coal, Wright, Wyoming, USA
Conveyor Length: 2.078 km
Power: 4,620 kW
Tonnage: 7,000 tph
Belt Strength:  ST-1000 N/mm
Belt Speed:  5.6 m/s
Material Conveyed: Coal
Interesting features:
–   Dodge CST drives w/CDI controllers


Antelope Coal Project was last modified: May 5th, 2016 by CDI