Pioneer Mill Bagasse Oil Fired Boiler Mechanical Erection

Pioneer Sugar (now Wilmar)

Brandon, North Queensland, Australia

G&S Engineering undertook the structural, mechanical, and piping (SMP) erection of a high pressure, high efficiency boiler capable of operating on both bagasse and coal fuels at Pioneer Mill, which is able to produce nearly 200,000MWh of power.

Executed on a Lump Sum price basis, the installation included G&S supplying all construction equipment, cranage, supervision and labour required for the project including commissioning support labour.

The scope included the assembly and installation of:

  • Bagasse-oil fired boiler
  • Furnace walls
  • Bi-drum boiler bank
  • Pinhole grate
  • Alloy superheater
  • Soot blowers
  • Tubular air heater
  • Economiser
  • Interconnecting piping and valving
  • Piping support steelwork and piperacks, and
  • Ash and dust handling plant and pipework.