Mid-Kiln Feed System – Grand Chain

Lafarge, Midwest Joppa Plant – Grand Chain, IL (2003) – A complete turnkey whole tire fuel handling system to feed two existing long dry kilns. The equipment includes a trailer tipper, live-bottom hopper, tire separator, tire accumulator, tire inspection and rejection, conveying system, two hook elevators with gravity feed chutes, mid kiln valves for car and truck size tires, above kiln valve actuators, weight-based feed rate controls, all electrical equipment, all mechanical, electrical and civil installation, PLC programming, control room interface, startup and commissioning.