A3 Radial Stacker Box Beam

Project Type

Structural Engineering

Project Location

Port Hedland, WA

Project Duration

15 Months

As part of their continuous maintenance plan, Dampier Salt Ltd had planned to replace the corroded box beam of their A3 Radial Stacker in their Port Hedland facility. McDowall Affleck were appointed to undertake the 3D scan survey of the existing structure, design a new box beam to replace the corroded one and plan the replacement procedure in order to guarantee the global stability of the stacker following the removal of the corroded beam and allow the installation of the new structure in a safely manner.