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Trafo Power Solutions helps sustain iron ore exports at ...

Apr 06, 2020 · The construction of a third tippler at the Saldanha Bay port is to sustain iron ore export volumes of 60 Mt/y when the existing tipplers are refurbished in the future. It will integrate with the rail system bringing ore via the 860 km line from mines

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Proposed Third Tippler and Associated Infrastructure

Transnet SOC Ltd proposes to expand the iron ore tippler facility in the Port of Saldanha. The proposed project entails the provision of a third tippler and associated infrastructure to ensure that current export volumes of 60 million tons per year are sustained during refurbishment of existing tipplers.

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Proposed third tippler for the Port of Saldanha. Transnet ...

Nov 29, 2013 · Port of Saldanha Proposed Provision of a third tippler and associated infrastructure. Transnet SOC Ltd proposes the provision of a third tippler and associated infrastructure in the Port of Saldanha to ensure the current iron ore export volume of 60 million tons per year are sustained during the refurbishment of existing tipplers.

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TRANSNET PORT TERMINALS

SALDANHA IRON ORE PROCESS Ore Offloading •2 off Tandem, Dual Wagon, Rotary Tipplers •Rate Capacity =8000t/hr. •Cycle Time=90 seconds •Fully Automated •Supplemented dust extraction system •Bag-house facility and air emissions control/recording •Brake Wagons-Noise control Ore Stacking •4 off bucket wheel type stacker-reclaimer

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Proposed Provision of a Third Tippler and Associated ...

The two iron ore tipplers currently in operation in the Port of Saldanha are approaching the end of their design life spans. A back-up tippler is therefore required to allow for major overhaul of the two existing tipplers. This project forms part of Transnet’s efforts to stay competitive in the international market for iron ore exports out of ...

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Saldanha Bay is South Africa's deepest port and handles ...

The first deliveries of iron ore were exported on the vessel Fern Sea during September 1976. Heavy-haul Railway – Orex Iron ore stacks at Port of Saldanha Bay. Iron ore is delivered to the port along a dedicated iron ore railway from the mines near Sishen in the Northern Cape, nearly 900km away.

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Port of Saldanha surges ahead with upgrades | Freight News

An extension of the MR559 bridge linking Saldanha Bay and Langebaan and part of a project to install a new iron ore tippler at the Port of Saldanha have been completed. Officially declaring the road open, Velile Dube, Transnet acting chief transformation officer, said a lot of effort had been made to expedite the project as residents in the area had been forced to use a detour

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Milestone at Saldanha Bay’s iron ore terminal

Aug 19, 2016 · Milestone at Saldanha Bay’s iron ore terminal. By Quinton Mtyala Aug 19, 2016. ... an operator will put it in auto mode and the tipplers will automatically be fed by the mechanical arm. ...

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Port of Saldanha Bay - Ports and Ships

This required the construction of a railway more than 800km to the mines at Sishen in the Northern Cape and the construction of a deepwater jetty in Saldanha Bay to accommodate the Capesize ore carriers. The first deliveries of iron ore were exported on the vessel Fern Sea during September 1976. Iron ore - Sishen - Orex. Iron ore is delivered ...

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Port of Saldanha - Transnet National Ports Authority

The port covers a land and sea surface of just over 19,300 hectares within a circumference of 91kilometer with maximum water depths of 23.7meters. Saldanha is unique in thatit has a purpose-built rail link directly connected to a jetty bulk loading facility for the shipment of iron ore.

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Port of Saldanha surges ahead with upgrades | Freight News

An extension of the MR559 bridge linking Saldanha Bay and Langebaan and part of a project to install a new iron ore tippler at the Port of Saldanha have been completed. Officially declaring the road open, Velile Dube, Transnet acting chief transformation officer, said a lot of effort had been made to expedite the project as residents in the area had been forced to use a detour

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Specialised dry-type transformers for Saldanha port upgrade

The construction of a third tippler at the Saldanha Bay port is to sustain iron ore export volumes of 60-million tonnes (t) per year when the existing tipplers are refurbished in future. It will integrate with the rail system bringing ore via the 860 km line from mines in the Northern Cape.

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DESIGN OF PRECAST CONCRETE BRIDGE BEAMS FOR TIPPLER 3 ...

Transnet SOC Ltd commissioned the construction of a third Iron Ore Tippler (Tippler 3) at the Port of Saldanha Bay, which forms the tail end of their Sishen-Saldanha iron ore railway link. The construction of the new tippler structure, a bulk iron ore unloading facility, necessitated significant upgrades and realignments of the existing road ...

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Appendix B3 ENGINEERING SCREENING STUDIES

3. Tippler Site Selection Iron ore is currently transported via rail from Sishen in the Northern Cape and off-loaded from the rail wagons at one of two tipplers at the Bulk Terminal Saldanha. Each tippler is housed in a building which is designed to extract dust generated during off-loading. From these tipplers the ore is

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The expansion of Saldanha Port to meet nternational ...

Apr 09, 2014 · PAGEPAGE 8 SALDANHA IRON ORE PROCESS Ore Offloading •2 off Tandem, Dual Wagon, Rotary Tipplers •Rate Capacity =8000t/hr. •Cycle Time=90 seconds •Fully Automated •Supplemented dust extraction system •Bag-house facility and air emissions control/recording •Brake Wagons- Noise control Ore Stacking •4 off bucket wheel type stacker ...

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Port of Saldanha - Transnet National Ports Authority

The port covers a land and sea surface of just over 19,300 hectares within a circumference of 91kilometer with maximum water depths of 23.7meters. Saldanha is unique in thatit has a purpose-built rail link directly connected to a jetty bulk loading facility for the shipment of iron ore.

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Logistics – Anglo American – Kumba Iron Ore

The ore quay at Saldanha has two berths where two vessels of 310,000 deadweight tonnage can simultaneously tie up at the iron ore jetty. The terminal operates 24/7 and has the capacity to offload 10,000 tonnes per hour onto a vessel. From arrival to departure an ore vessel carrying 170,000 tonnes will be in Saldanha Bay for just 24 hours.

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Upgrade of the Sishen to Saldanha Iron Ore Line

were constructed initially. The line connected the iron ore mines in the Sishen area of the Northern Cape in South Africa to the port of Saldanha, which is located on Saldanha Bay, in the Western Cape, some 150 km north of Cape Town. The line is approximately 860km long and runs through some extremely remote, arid and inhospita­ ble country.

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General Port Information The Port of Saldanha Bay

of the levelling off of our country’s gold assets and the economic value of deposits of approximately 4 000 million tons of high grade iron ore in the vicinity of Sishen and Postmansberg. Feasibility studies for a comprehensive iron ore export project were started in 1969. These studies led to Saldanha Bay being selected as an export harbour.

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South Africa's World Record Breaking Train! | The Heritage ...

In South Africa railway men do things big and it doesn't get bigger than the Sishen-Saldanha line. In 1989 the longest and heaviest train in the world made an historic trip down the line. The article below, compiled by Norman Chandler for The Star, tells the story of this record breaking feat. It appears as though a train in Australia broke the record in 2001.Nightmares do

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Saldanha Archives - International Mining

The construction of a third tippler at the Saldanha Bay port is to sustain iron ore export volumes of 60 Mt/y when the existing tipplers are refurbished in the future. It will integrate with the rail system bringing ore via the 860 km line from mines in the Northern Cape of the country.

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Port of Saldanha in South Africa - vesseltracker

South Africa mulls R20bn gas port at Saldanha Bay Wed Sep 09 10:05:22 CEST 2015 arnekiel South Africa could build its first R20 billion ($1.4 billion) liquefied natural gas (LNG) import facility at the west coast port of Saldanha Bay to feed gas-to-power projects aimed at easing chronic supply shortages, an official said on Tuesday.

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Iron Ore « West Coast Business Directory.

Saldanha Bay’s Huge Export Success & expansion plans. May, 24th 2012; 277 ; Iron Ore,Water; A remarkable transport/engineering feat is happening on the Sishen/Saldanha iron ore export effort which now literally has wheels in motion for far-reaching results, especially so for Saldanha’s ore export project. Last month Transnet Freight Ra

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Saldanha Bay - Rennies Ships Agency

Iron Ore Terminal: Docking 20.5m / sailing 21.5m tidal MPT 201: Docking 12m / sailing 12m MPT 202-203: Docking 13.5m / sailing 13.5m Inner Anchorage: Saldanha Bay side 10.5m / Langebaan side 16.0m: Berth Draught: On application: Maximum Beam: N/A: Maximum Length: 350m: Bunkers: Not available: Off-Port Limits: Not available – only at inner ...

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Specialised dry-type transformers for Saldanha port upgrade

The construction of a third tippler at the Saldanha Bay port is to sustain iron-ore export volumes of 60-million tons a year when the existing tipplers are refurbished in future.

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Saldanha Bay - Rennies Ships Agency

Iron Ore Terminal: Docking 20.5m / sailing 21.5m tidal MPT 201: Docking 12m / sailing 12m MPT 202-203: Docking 13.5m / sailing 13.5m Inner Anchorage: Saldanha Bay side 10.5m / Langebaan side 16.0m: Berth Draught: On application: Maximum Beam: N/A: Maximum Length: 350m: Bunkers: Not available: Off-Port Limits: Not available – only at inner ...

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Logistics – Anglo American – Kumba Iron Ore

The ore quay at Saldanha has two berths where two vessels of 310,000 deadweight tonnage can simultaneously tie up at the iron ore jetty. The terminal operates 24/7 and has the capacity to offload 10,000 tonnes per hour onto a vessel. From arrival to departure an ore vessel carrying 170,000 tonnes will be in Saldanha Bay for just 24 hours.

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On the cover Port solutions and Africa’s mineral wealth

Saldanha Bay for loading iron ore. Left: ThyssenKrupp’s container tippler makes use of a standard container crane for loading bulk materials. natural mineral resources, deep-water ports – such as the one being built in Nacala in Northern Mozambique and Coega in the Eastern Cape near Port Elizabeth – are under development all over Africa.

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Port of Saldanha Bay Information - Diamond Shipping

Tankers must stay six miles off and south of the 080” line prior to boarding. PORT LIMITS The Port of Saldanha Bay accepts vessels of up to 20.5m draught although the harbour master conditionally accepts vessels with a draught of 21.5m. The port ... 2 x Iron Ore berth’s and 1

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Dutch Explorer Van Spilbergen discovered Saldanha Bay in 1601. However, it was not until 1969 that feasibility studies were conducted for possible iron ore exportation. The construction of the harbour began in 1973 and the first iron ore consignment was exported in

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General Port Information The Port of Saldanha Bay

of the levelling off of our country’s gold assets and the economic value of deposits of approximately 4 000 million tons of high grade iron ore in the vicinity of Sishen and Postmansberg. Feasibility studies for a comprehensive iron ore export project were started in 1969. These studies led to Saldanha Bay being selected as an export harbour.

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Port of Saldanha in South Africa - vesseltracker

South Africa mulls R20bn gas port at Saldanha Bay Wed Sep 09 10:05:22 CEST 2015 arnekiel South Africa could build its first R20 billion ($1.4 billion) liquefied natural gas (LNG) import facility at the west coast port of Saldanha Bay to feed gas-to-power projects aimed at easing chronic supply shortages, an official said on Tuesday.

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South Africa Saldanha to Qingdao Iron ore freight

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South Africa's World Record Breaking Train! | The Heritage ...

In South Africa railway men do things big and it doesn't get bigger than the Sishen-Saldanha line. In 1989 the longest and heaviest train in the world made an historic trip down the line. The article below, compiled by Norman Chandler for The Star, tells the story of this record breaking feat. It appears as though a train in Australia broke the record in 2001.Nightmares do

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Specialised dry-type transformers for Saldanha port ...

Transnet’s upgrade of its port facility at Saldanha Bay will include dry-type transformers from specialist company Trafo Power Solutions. The company is supplying specialised transformers for the Tippler 3 project at the iron ore load-out station. Factory acceptance testing was completed in December 2019, and, according to Trafo Power ...

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With more than 100 years of experience our customers ...

Africa, in Richards Bay at the end of the coal line and in Saldanha to unload iron ore from Sishen. “We supplied some side wagon tipplers to Saldanha Steel in the early 90s and to the cement plants, but that was some time ago. Our most current success was the installation of

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Bridge beams for the port of Saldanha Bay - Cape Concrete

Apr 24, 2018 · Transnet SOC Ltd commissioned the construction of a third Iron Ore Tippler (Tippler 3) at the Port of Saldanha Bay, which forms the tail end of their Sishen-Saldanha iron ore railway link. The construction of the new tippler structure, a bulk iron ore unloading facility, necessitated significant upgrades and realignments of the existing road ...

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Transnet Port Terminal Port Terminal Saldanha Bulk ...

Mar 17, 2018 · 2. Scope of this EMP This EMP is applicable to BTS operations, from train offloading activities at the tipplers . to the loading of vessels at the ship loading area, and touches on aspects related to the . traffic of iron ore vessels in Saldanha Bay. The EMP relates specifically to the proposed . increase in throughput of iron ore at the BTS to ...

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