Drax Power Station is the biggest power plant in the UK, with a total energy production capacity of 4200 MWe divided on 6 power boilers. The plant is originally a coal firing power plant. Three of the boilers have been converted to firing pellets.
Drax Power station was originally a huge coal-fired power station in New Yorkshire Selby, England. Several of the plant’s boilers have been converted into using pellets. BMH delivery includes a road receiving system with a drive through truck receiving station that has the capability to receive several trucks per hour. Four 3 200 m³ storage silos with TYRANNOSAURUS® Rotating Screw Reclaimers are also included in the delivery. The receiving capacity for pellets is 550 m³ per hour and 750 m³ for silo reclaiming.
|Customer:||Drax Power Station, Selby, New Yorkshire, UK|
|Pellet receiving capacity:||550 m3 /h|
|Pellet storage capacity:||4x 3 200 m3|
|Silo reclaimer capacity:||750 m3/h|
|Boiler size and data:||6 pcs, 720 MWe each|
|Main equipment:||Truck receiving station, 4 x 3000 m3 silos with TYRANNOUSAURUS® Rotating Screw Reclaimers.|