Nucor Louisiana Project

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Nucor Louisiana Project Design included belt design and system review for a 1.4 km bi-way pipe conveyor.

Year Built: 2013
Location: Nucor – Convent, LA
Conveyor Length: 1.4 km
Power: 1,470 kW
Tonnage: 4,000 tph
Belt Strength:  EP-1600 N/mm
Belt Speed:  3.4 m/s
Material Conveyed: Iron Ore (carry side) and Reduced Iron (return side)
Interesting features:
–   Confine® EP-1600 fabric belt with Low Rolling Resistance cover.
–   Bi-way conveying: 4,140 tph iron ore – carry side / 3,800 tph reduced iron – return side.


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