Marc R. On Conveyor
IOC Mill Facility2
IOC Mill Facility3
IOC Mill Column Base
IOC Mill Facility
Labrador City, NL
Rio Tinto IOC
RioTinto IOC, Iron Ore Expansion
IOC is the largest manufacturer of iron ore pellets in Canada the company operates a mine, concentrator and a pelletizing plant in Labrador City, NL, port facilities in Sept-Îles, QC and a 418-km railroad that links the mine to the port.
The $500 million expansion provides 4,000,000 tons of increased concentrate capacity per year. It comprises of an overland conveyor to remove bottlenecks in the current ore delivery system, a fourth grinding mill, and associated mine and rail equipment.
Supermétal's contract through Bechtel, Montreal, incorporated design assist, fabricate, paint and installation of the cantilever towers supporting a new conveyor system that was launched into the structure to minimze the impact on the existing Ore Storage facility.