JMH Charge Car Completed in Zenica

The new John M Henderson Charge Car for ArcelorMittal in Bosnia and Herzegovina is now completed and fully tested, making the car ready for the 145 tonnes lift on the top of the battery for commissioning.

Key Components of the JMH Charge Car :

  • Four driving 3 & 2 wheeled bogies
  • Three coal streams including Hopper and Measuring Sleeve
  • Hopper Weighing System
  • Horizontal Screwfeeders
  • Clam Shell Gates
  • Telescope Assemblies
  • Magnetic Lid Lifters
  • Oven Lid and Frame Cleaners
  • Automatic Lid Sealing
  • Oven Top Vacuum Cleaner
  • Ascension Pipe Operators
  • Ascension Pipe Cleaners
  • Gooseneck Cleaners
  • Electrical Control System
  • Hydraulic Control System including Emergency System
  • Pneumatic Control System
  • Operators, Electrics and Hydraulics Cabins
  • Air Conditioning
  • Automatic Positioning System
  • Anti-Collision Device
Project Specification:
Customer: ArcelorMittal Zenica, Bosnia and Herzegovina

Machine Specifications:
  • Designed for Manless Operation
  • Machine Net Weight: 126 Tonnes
  • Number of Wheels: 12
  • Machine Cycle Time (Bunker to Bunker): 12 minutes
  • Travelling speed: 120 metres/minute