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Dorstfontein coal mine in Witbank, South Africa, is located approximately 2 hrs from Johannesburg. In October 2011, a two-man engineering team from PEBCO, US, travelled to South Africa to spend approximately one month performing start-up testing on Dorstfontein’s PEBCO batch weigh train loading system. Before start-up, the loading system needed to be completely installed, all field piping installed and flushed, all electrical wiring pulled, landed, verified and rung out, and continuity checks performed.

Put to the test

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