Specifications

  • Decumulative aggregate bins, 130 tons total
  • Belt conveyor, 48" × 205'-0"
  • Aggregate scales, 14 yd³
  • Transfer belt conveyors from existing tunnel storage system
  • Cement silo, 220 tons
  • Screw conveyors
  • Cement scales
  • Water scale
  • Dual bay, wet and dry
  • RollMaster® reversing drum mixer, 14 yd³
  • Dust collection system
  • Supervision and start-up

The Need

Lafarge in Vancouver, British Columbia wanted to increase the number of cement and aggregate and increase plant capacity by eliminating double and triple batching in the Nikko twin shaft mixer.

BMH Solution

BMH Systems designed and supplied additions to the existing plant, including a 14 yd³ RollMaster® reversing drum mixer with wet and dry discharge, 220 ton cement silo and 130 ton aggregate bin. Also included were new cement, aggregate and water scales, cement screws and aggregate conveyors, all designed for minimum downtime and no change in the traffic pattern.