Newsletter April 2016 – Case Study

Case Study
Agamos – Containerised Bulk Handling – Copper Concentrate

Codelco, the largest copper producing company in the world, in partnership with RAM Spreaders and Puerto Angamos in Mejillones, Chile, have re-engineered bulk handling in the region using a completely sealed zero material loss system from the mine to the hatch of the ship.

While the old method results in material loss and pollution, the new Containerised Bulk Handling (CBH) system ensures zero materials loss.

You can read the full article by clicking in on this link.

Recently we re-visited their operation and due to its great success we filmed the CBH operation.  click the following links to see how the CBH system is so effective:

Puerto Angamos Video (english)
Puerto Angamos Video (spanish)