The scope of work on this $500,000.00 project included building, delivering and installing a new control room for the Smelter Anode Casting System. The project involved installation of a wide range of specialized control panels which fed to dual control pulpits. The anode control room operates the shaft furnace, refining furnaces along with the east and west casting wheels.
The installation included motor-control center upgrades, lighting, panels, instrumentation and connection to site utilities. In addition, the project included the construction and installation of anode-handling instrumentation, a comprehensive anode-handling control system, programmable logic controllers and operator interfaces.