Steel Cement is a manufacturing arm with purpose-build, blending facilities, which supplies Independent Cement with combinations of cementitious materials, including environmentally preferable Ecoblend. John Beever Australia (an ACCIONA Company) was engaged for the construction of a new plant for Steel Cement in Yarraville (Victoria, Australia).
Client: Steel Cement
Contract: Construct Only
Contract Value: $5.3 Million (AUD)
Location: Yarraville (Victoria, Australia)
Duration: November 2015- August 2016
Infrastructure: Steel Cement is building a UBE Vertical Roller Mill, Raw Material Storage and Handling Facility and a Finished Product Storage Silo to increase its ability to meet current and future demands. The purpose of this plant is to receive slag (which is a by-product from hot rolling steel) via bulk cargo ships and process it into a valuable element that can be used in general blend cement products.
Key Details: John Beever undertook two contracts for the Cement Slag Grinding Mill Works, this included the Mechanical and Structural Construction Contract and the Materials Handling Installation Contract, with the scope of works for each contract detailed below.
Mechanical and Structural Construction Contract
Materials handling installation contract
Key achievements: Through innovative initiatives JBA were able to implement time saving installation methods that resulted in significant cost savings for the client.