News - 09.25.2014
New Klabin Pipe Rack and Tower works
HTB has just been hired by Klabin for the execution of civil works of Pipe Rack and Cooling Tower evaporation of part of BOP (Balance of Plant) of the new factory, located in Ortigueira in the state of Paranï¿½. This project, with a completion period of 11 months, is part of the client's Puma Project.
Such a project consists of a new Klabin pulp mill, which will employ the latest technology. The raw material for the plant will be eucalyptus and pine wood, from Klabin's own plantations in areas adjacent to the factory. In this plant, HTB is also executing the civil works of the Wood Yard for Andritz Pulp & Paper, a supplier of pulp and paper equipment, with expected delivery during the second half of 2015.
The basic HTB's scope of services in the Pipe Rack is the execution of the foundations for continuous auger piles bases in reinforced and precast concrete. In the Cooling Tower, raft foundations will be used, the walls and bases for the pumps will be in reinforced concrete, also including waterproofing works of the basins and complementary services.