Posted on 26th November 2020 at 16:55
A bulk handling port had a loose material handling system constructed to feed biomass to the power generation industry. It was a new process to them and handled a different type of material.
There is pressure to keep the plant in operation as it costs their client for delays which in turn result in financial penalties, but the maintenance team are used to a less dusty and less hazardous material so fault-finding is basic and relies on quick fixes.
This is their story: