Yubei Project


The Yubei Section B pipe conveyor system near Hebi, China is the World’s Longest Pipe Conveyor system. The 15km, 1000T/H pipe conveyor has successfully passed full load performance test in September in 2017, supplying coal to the 2×660MW Hebi Power Plant. CDI worked as the consultant for Huadian Heavy Industries Co., Ltd. (HHI) and provided basic conveyor, structural and control design during the tender stage and project execution stage. CDI also worked with Double Arrow Rubber Co.,Ltd to engineer an optimized belt solution for this project. The unique technical features of this conveyor system includes low rolling resistance + fire resistance pipe belt, light-weight elevated truss without walkway, self-powered maintenance trolley, and head-mid-tail drive design.

Year Built: 2017
Location: China
Conveyor Length: 15.0 km
Power: 8,050 kW
Tonnage: 1,000 tph
Belt Strength:  ST-2500 N/mm
Belt Speed:  4.5 m/s
Material Conveyed: Coal
Interesting features:
–   Worlds Longest Single Flight Belt Pipe Conveyor.
–   Fire Resistant Low rolling resistance rubber belt.
–   Box truss with self-powered trolley and no walkway.
–   Head-Mid-Tail drive design.


Yubei Project was last modified: April 20th, 2018 by CDI