Grain Transload & Storage Terminal

INDUSTRY/COMPANY: Bulk Material Handling
TYPE: Storage & Handling
OWNER: Columbia Containers Ltd.
LOCATION: Vancouver, British Columbia - Canada
CONSTRUCTION TERM: 14 months
Project Features Include:
  • Capacity of 700 MTPH (25,000 BPH), designed to primarily handle malt, peas and wheat
  • New facility was constructed on a small footprint with existing facility adjacent remaining completely operational
  • Rail unloading area designed to handle two parallel strings of 7 standard rail cars
  • Designed to accommodate two independent container loading systems; loading 20ft and 40ft containers as well as open top trucks.
  • Provides 11,190 tonnes capacity with (3) small hopper bottom bins, and (3) large flat bottom bins
  • Project Sub-areas: rail car unloading, container loading, grain storage, dust collection & control, civil, rail works, and electrical & controls.