An asphalt and concrete plant receiving over 50,000 tonnes of sand and aggregate by road and rail per week was experiencing high levels of air borne dust due to multiple handling.
This resulted in dust levels that potentially exceed regulatory guidelines.
A comprehensive and robust solution was urgently required to allow operations to continue in compliance with air quality regulations and prevent possible plant closure.
Best-Chem was invited to survey the site and make recommendations. A comprehensive report was submitted and Best-Chem was awarded a contract to carry out the necessary works.
These included the following;
The fugitive dust emissions form the site activities have now been brought under control – with no complaints from neighbours.