TRF provides Complete Solutions for IFFCO’s Grab Type Ship Unloaders

TRF is India’s leading manufacturer of port stockyard equipment, including ship loaders / unloaders in the country. It is capable of manufacturing grab type ship unloaders with capacity to handle bulk raw materials at the rate of 2200 tonnes per hour (TPH). These ship unloaders handle materials such as coal, fertilizers and ore / pellets. The company is not only in the business of manufacturing and erecting ship unloaders, but also provides revamping and spares supply services for these ship unloaders. TRF had supplied two ship unloaders to Indian Farmers Fertilizer Cooperative (IFFCO) sometime in 1999 and 2000. These ship unloaders, having working capacity of 1500 TPH and design capacity of 1750 TPH, have been running most efficiently at Paradip Port, Odisha. However, on an order received from IFFCO, TRF is revamping these ship unloaders and in the process, will supply Long Travel (LT) boggie with new types of geared motors, balancers, conveyors, hoppers, dust wall protection, vibrofeeders excluding motors, rectification of structural, entire staircase, handrail and platforms. The finished products will be HEMPEL painted.

Some of the key customers who have purchased ship unloaders from TRF are FEDO, Cochin Port, Nippon Dendro Ispat, Krishnapattanam Port and Adani-UPCL, NMPT, NTPL / NPL, Tuticorin and NTECL, Vallur.

Some key features of TRF make ship unloaders:

  • Outreach: Upto 38m on the seaside
  • Free Digging Capacity: Upto 2200 TPH
  • Duty: Continuous (upto 18 hours/day)
  • Ship Size: Upto 2,00,000 DWT or suitable for handling panamax and suezmax vessels