Specifications

  • Reversing drum mixer, 12 yd³
  • Reversing drum mixer, 6 yd³
  • Cement silo, 220 tons
  • Cement weigh hoppers, 6 yd³ and 12 yd³
  • Screw conveyors, 12"
  • Aggregate bin with 5 compartments, 275 tons
  • Aggregate weigh hoppers, 6 yd³ and 12 yd³
  • Belt conveyors, 36" and 42"

The Need

Over 500 000 yd³ of concrete had to be poured to build the powerhouse of the James Bay LG-1 project in northern Quebec, Canada.

BMH Solution 

BMH Systems supplied a central mix plant featuring 12 yd³ and 6 yd³ reversing drum mixers. The five in-line dump hoppers were able to keep up with the tremendous production of 470 yd³/hour required.