SIGMA ASPHALT PLANT TO TOKAT/ TURKEY

July 2018

The 280 t/h capacity plant provides the hot-mix asphalt of the road project the company contracted to Tokat Governorate.

Akhel Insaat is a Turkish construction company dealing with aggregates processing and road construction. The company established and started-up the 280 t/h capacity plant in July 2018 to provide the hot-mix for their projects in the area.

Mr Hamit Helvali, the chairman of the board of Akhel Insaat, declares “the plant was installed and started up in short time without any problem. We are extremely happy with the performance of the plant as the promised 280 t/h capacity was reached easily. We produce 1.500 – 2.000 tons of hot-mix every day to be used in our projects in Tokat area.”

The company ordered the 280 t/h SIGMA asphalt plant in May 2018. Being shipped from factory after completion of the concrete foundations in June, the plant was installed and commissioned in July, 2018 at the company’s jobsite in Tokat. The plant is fully computer controlled and equipped with three thermal oil heated horizontal bitumen tanks each having 70 m³ storage capacities. One of the tanks is equipped with agitators for polymer modified bitumen storage and a 1.000.000 kCal/h thermal oil heater is also included in the scope of supply.