40K – Attica, IN

Mount Vernon, Indiana

CWC-410S – 40,000 BPH

10′ x 10′ x 40′ including 12′ of additional U.G.
Total height including tower 82′
3 levels of Platforms
Lower Garner Rack & Pinion Discharge Gate with position control

Other CompuWeigh Equipment:
Rail Load Out Spout

Control Equipment:
CD-4000 bulkweighing control system
SmartTech automatic scale diagnostics

Other CompuWeigh Systems:
SmartLoad continuous weighing[sc:clear ]

We provided our 40,000 BPH fully enclosed bulkweighing scale with 12′ of extended upper garner providing nearly a minute and a half of additional cushion. The scale was designed to fit on an existing structure by the side of the rail and CompuWeigh provided the hinged spout that feeds the rail cars.

Upgrades requested by the customer include:

  • ΒΌ” Urethane metal backed Liners in all 3 hopper cones with ceramic liners on hogbacks of UG and WH gates
  • third level of platforms
  • 3/16″ plate steel enclosing entire scale
  • Extended scale legs
  • Lower garner gate with proportional control
  • Ceramic tile in 30″ hinged telescoping spout, powered from scale hydraulic unit.

The scale is controlled by the top of the line CD-4000 controller including:

  • SmartTech that automatically monitors the scale for correct operation
  • SmartLoad that ensures that the scale continues to run while a new car is positioned under the spout