Berth Long Travel Rail Replacement

Commodity: Coal
Industry: Port & Rail
Expertise: Project Management


PPM were engaged to replace the worn out berth long travel rails for ship loaders.

  • The Project team successfully redesigned the rail system to better suit the operating environment and settlement replacing 5 rails, a total of 1400m of rail, in planned shutdown windows of 120 hours maximum duration. The project involved detailed planning and execution work using hydro-demolition equipment.
  • The new rails were installed to a high tolerance with a 20+ year design life,
  • The project was completed under budget with no injuries.
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