At the beginning of this year, Bedeschi was awarded a bauxite storage facility for Guinea Alumina Corporation part of Emirates Global Aluminium (EGA) in ABU DABHI by DTP Mining, part of Bouygues Construction (France).
The plant is located in Kamsar, the Boke Region North of Guinea, and the scope of supply includes a stacker with a capacity of 3000 tph and a 420 m long storage belt conveyor. The commissioning phase was performed in September 2018.
It is a stacker for handling bauxite both in dry and wet conditions, when the material becomes sticky due to the humidity. The material is stored in two stockpiles of 160 000 t each with chevron method. The machine has a capacity of 3000 tph, a 42 m long boom and a length of 1400 mm.
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