World Grain - June 2018 - 48
FEATURE: GRAIN STORAGE AND HANDLING PROJECTS
Zemlya i Volya turned to Behlen and dealer
ADEPT Group for grain storage totaling
74,800 cubic meters. Photo courtesy
UKRAINE TERMINAL ADDS
When looking to expand storage
at its inland grain storage terminal
in central Ukraine, Zemlya i Volya
turned to Behlen Manufacturing,
based in Columbus, Nebraska,
U.S., and dealer ADEPT Group,
as it had four previous times. This
most recent project, completed in
Behlen provided 11 model 22x16
grain silos measuring 22 meters in
diameter, 16 meters to the eaves
and 22 meters to the peak. Each silo
has a maximum capacity of 6,800
cubic meters for total storage of
74,800 cubic meters.
While the silos are designed to
store a variety of grains, the primary grain stored is corn.
UKRAINE SOYBEAN PROCESSOR
INCREASES STORAGE CAPACITY
Rentcom LLC, a soybean processor
in western Ukraine, recently comSOHWHGWKH¿UVWVWDJHRIVR\EHDQVWRUage at its new facility in Zalishchyky,
Ternopil Oblast, Ukraine. This stage,
completed in November 2017, has
capacity of 30,000 tonnes while the
entire project will have a capacity of
Rentcom processes soybeans
into oil and meal, which is used
in livestock and poultry farming
in the western region of Ukraine.
Raw materials are purchased from
farms and elevators in Ukraine. The
facility can process 3,000 to 3,500
tonnes of soybeans per month.
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high-capacity and low dust emission drying equipment, gentle conveying systems and train loading
units, where it is possible. They
want as short of a grain logistic
chain as possible so they can focus
on exports or processing.
Tornum, Kvanum, Sweden, was
of the project. Equipment included:
x Two receiving pits for different types of trucks with a capacity of 100 tonnes each.
x New series Tornum dryer
TKDC6-24-4 with dust control, equipped with intelligent
dryer control system IDC.
The heat source is natural gas.
Industrial cleaning machine
LAAB TAS 154A-4 with
horizontal vibrating sieves
and air aspiration and central
Three buffer silos for wet grain,
200 tonnes each with their own
aeration system and temperature monitoring system.
Storage capacity of 30,000
tonnes, including six silos for
dry grain equipped with temperature monitoring system
and connection to PC.
Skandia H-line, I-line conveying equipment with a capacity of 100 tph.
Tornum bulk loading bins
model UT 30×50-7 for truck
loading with grain, secondgrade grain, coarse particles
Fully computerized control
system for plant based on
PLC with interface via PC,
service information option for
Rentcom LLC recently completed the first
stage of soybean storage at its new facility
in Zalishchyky, Ternopil Oblast, Ukraine,
with equipment supplied by Tornum.
Photo courtesy of Tornum.
June 2018 / World Grain / www.World-Grain.com