Finishing of Slipping works in Clinker Silo

Finishing of Slipping works in Clinker Silo

• Development and Construction Co. for Trading and Contracting LLC (DCTC) has finished slipping works of clinker silo at United Cement Plant UCG in Abu Alshamat-Damascus Countryside under supervision of Construction & Engineering Consultant CEC (Dr. Ramez Raslan).

• The work has been accomplished despite the huge challenges at the plant area and the bad weather during the executing period, whereas the big challenge was the complication of the work whereas the clinker silo the biggest silo in Syria (Diameter of 50 m)
• And here are some technical information about Clinker Silo work:
o Silo diameter : 50 m, height: 19 m , wall thickness: 50 cm
o Poured concrete volume: 1503 m3, Steel reinforcement weight: 534 Ton
o Planned executed duration: 10 continuous days (240 hours), whereas actual execution duration was only 6.5 days (156 hours)
o Execution team consists of 25 Engineer, 50 Assistant and technician and 250 expert workers ( Carpenter, Steel-fixer, hydraulic expert, concrete workers)
• The work has been done with taking into consideration all QA/QC requirements and with following Safety and Security Instructions so that no remarkable accident has been happened.
• DCTC management is thankful to all Execution, Supervision, and Owner Representative Staff who have done this work with high professionally

Damascus
01-April-2018

Preparation for the slipping works of Clinker Silo during the next week

Preparation for the slipping works of Clinker Silo during the next week

  • Development and Construction Co. for Trading and Contracting LLC (DCTC) is now working on finalization steps of preparing for the slipping works of clinker Silo at United Cement Plant- Abu Alshamat, Damascus Countryside under the supervision of CEC (Dr. Ramez Raslan), the work will be executed by using slipping formwork technology and this is some information about this work:
    • The height of Clinker Silo equals to 19 m , with diameter of 50 m and walls thickness equals to 50 cm
    • Concrete quantity equals to 1500 m3, the steel bars reinforcement weight equals to 500 ton
    • The planned execution duration is 12 continuous day (288 working hours)
    • The manpower: a group of local engineers and specialists in the slipping formwork, which are DCTC employee, with a census of 75 engineer, A.Engineer, and technician apportioned on three continuous working shifts. In addition to 200 expert worker ( steel fixer, carpenter, concreter, plasterer, and hydraulic worker)

       

  • This work will be done with taking into consideration all health and safety procedures (HSE) which are globally recommended under supervision of specialist staff from DCTC employee.
  • Concrete C30/37 will be used (caliber of 450 kg/m3) which will be prepared from DCTC local batching plant at site and from DCTC for Concrete Plant (Hafeer) as a support source.
  • This work is the final stage from the slipping of Silos Project at United Cement Plant, whereas the slipping formwork has been executed in parallel with internal concrete works of silos (cones, ring beams, roof steel structure , floors works, insulation and backfilling works)