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Ship unloader for Danish power plant

Wednesday, 27 Jun 2012

The manufacturer of loading and unloading solutions, Cargotec, announced an order for a Siwertell ship unloader for Denmark-based power company Dong Energy.

A Siwertell ship unloader for dust-free bulk transfer operations

The type ST 790-D unit will be used to handle wood pellets and coal from ships of up to 10,000 dwt at a rated capacity of 800 tonnes per hour at a combined heat and power station at Avedøre, Denmark. According to Cargotec, the unloader will be built and erected in Trieste, Italy. The delivery is scheduled for June 2013.