Engineering Dept. Site Visit
Recently, we had the logistical opportunity for our entire engineering department to visit one of our job sites. Many of our design and detailing staff had the opportunity to perform their own inspection and assessment of the work and to interact with our field personnel. Additionally, our field personnel had the opportunity to discuss ideas and to share their field perspective with our engineering staff. We believe this sharing of information is essential to providing our clients with the quality product they expect.
# 2 Silo Placement
GW Systems, along with its field services subsidiary, Liberty Construction Services, LLC recently placed the 2nd of 3 product silos on its Filler Lime Plant expansion project in Davis, Oklahoma. Each product silo weighs 27,000 pounds and is 60 feet high. GW was responsible for the design, foundations, structural steel manufacturing, electrical and all installation on the project. Here is a short video of the placement of silo #2.
Silo Number 12 Placement
GW Systems recently placed the last one of 12 large silos in its Plant Modernization project located in the southeastern US. This 51 ft tall silo weighing apx. 90,000 lbs. was safely lifted over 60 feet high and precisely placed in its final resting place. This successful lift required the careful co-ordination and team effort of everyone involved. Here is a quick two-minute look at the lift.
Silo Cone Placement
Watch as Liberty Construction Services, our field services subsidiary, places a 10,000 lb. cone in under one minute. They work very fast!
Lhoist Silo Project Update
The GW Systems Plant Modernization project located in the southeastern US is well underway. The 12 silos, located in an existing lime plant, will store the plants finished product and make it ready for load-out. Eight of the 12 silos have been placed and much of the structure is complete. Here is a quick look at our progress.
Aggregates Manager Article
Two GW Systems employees share their expert knowledge and experience in the October 2019 issue of Aggregates Manager magazine. Here is a link to the article: https://www.aggman.com/abrasive-stone/
Lhoist Silo Lift
GW Systems recently placed the first of 12 large silos in its Plant Modernization project located in the southeastern US. The 12 silos, located in an existing lime plant, will store the plants finished product and make it ready for load-out. The first 51 ft tall silo weighing 87,000 lbs. was safely lifted over 60 feet high and set in its final resting place in under 20 minutes. This efficient and successful lift required the careful co-ordination and team effort of all involved. Here is a quick look at the lift.
Tyrone Project Update
GW’s “secondary” aggregate crushing and screening plant project located in Tyrone, Georgia is on schedule and should be ready for startup in approximately 12 weeks. Here is a short 60 second peek at our progress.
LHoist Concrete Pour
Watch our field services group (Liberty Construction Services, LLC) make one of three major foundation pours on one of our projects. This 250 yard pour started at 6 a.m. and took the better part of the day to finish.
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