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Shiploaders are used around the world for loading sea-going vessels with bulk materials, such as coal, ores, grain, potash and fertilizers. MGA has provided engineering services on a number of major successful shiploader projects, ranging from Quebec to Chile. 

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Shiploader Projects

Collahuasi Shiploader

Krupp Canada

Chile

1996-1999

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Project Timeline:

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Design audit

  • Fabrication supervision

  • Site rehabilitation

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LAXT Shiploader

Krupp Canada

California, USA 

1997

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Project Timeline:

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Trouble shooting on the hoisting system

  • Design audit

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Pacific Coast Terminals

Krupp Canada

Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada     

1997 & 2016

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Client:

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Project Timeline:

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Engineer of Record for the potash conveying system

  • Design audit for the quadrant Shiploader/Engineer of Record for the boom replacement

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Citgo Aruba Oil Refinery

ThyssenKrupp Robins

Aruba   

1997-2000

Project Name:

Client:

Location:

Project Timeline:

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Design, fabrication and erection supervision

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Hovensa Shiploader

Krupp Canada

St. Croix, US Virgin Islands

1998-2001

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Client:

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Project Timeline:

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Design, fabrication and erection supervision

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ILO Ship-Unloaders

Krupp Canada

Peru

2001

Project Name:

Client:

Location:

Project Timeline:

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Structural evaluation of seismic damage

  • Structural design criteria - Seismic provisions

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Aimcor Shiploader

Oxbow/Aimcor

Texas City, Texas, USA

2001-2003

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Client:

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Project Data:

  • Material: Petroleum Coke

  • Design Capacity: 2500 tph

  • Radial ship loader

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Repair and Rehabilitation

  • Redesign, detailing and fabrication, erection and commissioning supervision

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Petrozuate Shiploader

Krupp Canada

Venezuela

2001

Project Name:

Client:

Location:

Project Timeline:

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Fire damage investigation and troubleshooting

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Vale Long Harbour Processing Plant

Sandvik

Newfoundland, Canada

2009

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Client:

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MGA Scope of Work:

  • Engineer of Record for two mobile hoppers handling bulk nickel concentrates and bulk limestone

  • Feed rate: 2200 t/h based on wharf conveyor operations

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Impala Burnside Terminal

Sandvik

Darrow, Louisiana, USA

2011-2013

Project Name:

Client:

Location:

Project Timeline:

Project Data:

  • Bituminous and Sub-Bituminous Coal, multi – grade, heterogeneous properties

  • Design Capacity: 6600 to 8300 tph

  • Shiploader Conveyor Length: 872’

  • Travelling Shiploader w/tripper

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Structural Engineer of Record

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Port of Sept-Ile Pointe-Noire Quai No. 35

Sandvik

Sept-Îles, Quebec, Canada

2012-2014

Project Name:

Client:

Location:

Project Timeline:

Project Data:

  • 2 Shiploaders + trippers

  • Iron Ore

  • Design Capacity: 8,000 tph

MGA Scope of Work:

  • Structural Engineer of Record

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