Hadeed Saudi Iron & Steel Company - Upgrading of Material Handling System
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Hadeed - Upgrading of Material Handling System
The Material Handling System, which allows to transport the raw material in a fully automated way from the ship unloader at the port over a distance of about almost 13km to the stockyard of the steel plant, had to be upgraded from a capacity of 5 to 8 Mio tons a year which is equal to about 3.000 tons an hour.
Along the conveyor route a total of 5 Containerized Substations has been installed. Due to the very short shut down period, all of these Power stations have been prefabricated and tested in Austria and then installed on site within a very short timeframe. Following equipment is mainly installed in the Containerized Substations: