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Perilya – Port Pirie

Background information

Lead concentrate export facility. Concentrate is dumped out of trucks in the shed, then placed on stockpiles and stored until a ship is in port. Then the product is loaded onto ships by means of FEL’s, hoppers and conveyor belts. Each process released duct.

Commissioning targets

Total flow for 2 filters, 175,000 m³/h for Shed Ventilation and Hoppers + 8,120 m³/h for Materials Handling.
Emissions of less then or equal to 0.5 micrograms of dust per cubic meter of air released into the atmosphere


2 x Mideco 45A & 1 x Mideco 6A Dust collectors all with After Filters.