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Ship unloader for Titan Greece - Denmark

Van Aalst delivered the world's most silent pneumatic ship unloader for Titan Greece's import terminal in Denmark.

The pneumatic ship unloader is designed to handle cement. The ship unloader is a diesel driven dock mobile for full autonomous mobility around the dock. The unloader has a 3-kettle system with 1 filter receiver and 2 transfer kettles, ensuring a near continuous discharge process. The unloader meets very strict noise restrictions as the terminal is located near residential area. The noise emission is only 70 dB at a distance of 1 meter.

Ship unloader data:

  • Type: VASS/20.000/300/D
  • Ship size: 20.000 dwt
  • Convey length: 220 m
  • Design capacity: 300 mtph