Tháng Sáu 2001
nguồn: World Dredging Mining & Construction, by Mort Richardson, Publisher
Ellicott® Brand Series XNUMX Dredge
Arab Contractors’ Ellicott® Brand Series XNUMX Dredge “OSMASON II”
A dredging project was awarded to the Egyptian company, Arab Contractors, to dredge in a nearby lake on the south side of Port Said.
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The project began in December of XNUMX and is expected to be completed in June XNUMX.
The dredging is conducted using a XNUMX/XNUMX inch Ellicott® Brand Series XNUMX “Dragon®” dredge, XNUMX ft digging depth, XNUMX HP pump, auxiliary XNUMX HP, with a capacity of XNUMX-XNUMX ydXNUMX/hr. Pumping approximately XNUMX km, it uses a booster pump about half way to the discharge point. Total new land created is approximately XNUMXM mXNUMX, with about XNUMXM mXNUMX of material. The dredging depth has varied from XNUMX to XNUMX m.
The project manager is Gehad Aly Slama, Chief Mechanical Engineer, Dredging Dept., Arab Contractors.
The dredge was originally furnished by Ellicott® International through their representative in Egypt, Sadco Engineering Works, Cairo.
Reprinted from World Dredging Mining & Construction