Jimblebar Newman (Australia)

Jimblebar Newman, Australia

edilon)(sedra ERS

Location Australia, Newman (Western Australia, GPS -23.383148, 120.129482)

Project Jimblebar iron ore loading facility

Length 40 m track (pilot project)

Application 2013

Axle load Up to 40 ton

Details Completely embed heavy rail within the new load out facility. The embedded rail facilitates axle loads up to 40 ton while train wagons are running at approximately 5 km/h. The ore drops into the wagons from a 3 m drop at 11,1 ton/s, resulting in a dynamic impact of about 85 ton.

Target Virtually maintenance-free, thus resulting in an eco-LCC.

Client bhp billiton

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