Transnet Saldanha – Counterweight Structure Refurb

Refurbishment to counterweight structure supporting iron ore conveyor

Works carried out:

  • Cables degreased and redressed. Clamps inspected and replaced
  • Pulley wheels removed and support fixtures removed with gas gutting, new fixtures fabricated onsite and replaced
  • New safety fence barricading fabricated onsite and installed
  • Corrodes supporting steel removed and new welded into place
  • NDT testing of all welds
  • UHP cleaning of structure
  • Recoating of steel using zinc enriched undercoat, epoxy primer and topcoat

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