Itaqui Project

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Itaqui Project Design included mechanical design, belt design, and chute design.

Year Built: 2012
Location: Itaqui, Brazil
Conveyor Length: 4.4 km
Power: 1,800 kW
Tonnage: 1,000 tph
Belt Strength:  ST-1400 N/mm
Belt Speed:  5.0 m/s
Material Conveyed: Coal
Interesting features:
–   CDI optimized 375 mm diameter Goodyear Confine ST-1400 belt.
–   Super Low Rolling Resistance pipe belt.
–   13 horizontal curves.
–   Total turning angle of more than 270 degrees. One curve has a 300 m horizontal radius with a 88 degree turning angle.

Chute Design

Project scope included chute design and DEM analysis for one chute in a system conveying coal up to 1,000 tph.
Number of Chutes: 1
Chute Design: Yes
ROCKY DEM Analysis: Yes
Capacity:  1,000 tph


Itaqui Project was last modified: May 4th, 2016 by CDI