aggregate bin

aggregate bin

[′ag·rə·gət ‚bin]
(engineering)
A structure designed for storing and dispensing dry granular construction materials such as sand, crushed stone, and gravel; usually has a hopperlike bottom that funnels the material to a gate under the structure.

aggregate bin

A structure designed for storing and dispensing dry granular construction materials such as sand, crushed stone, and gravel; usually has a hopper-like bottom that funnels the material to a gate under the structure.
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package: three-compartment aggregate bin and weigh belt feeding a 110-ft.
The aggregate bin combines wide corrugated panels, bolted to abrasion-resistant steel liners; each of the three compartments has two gates.
The overhead aggregate bin is charged with a Hagan 24-in.
Boles and his engineering team continued with product improvements, plus aggregate bin heating and automatic mixer washout system innovations.
Caption: Contractors install insulated ducting from air chiller unit to aggregate bin as part of the cold air circulation system.
for a twin-mixer batch plant, fed by 750-ton aggregate bin and the three 100-ton cement silos, along with a mix delivery system.
A low profile aggregate bin enables direct ramping for material loading.
Material is dispatched from the nearby computerized batch plant with a color pigment system and multiple aggregate bins for consistent batching of architectural mixes.
for the plant equipment package: four weighed aggregate bins batching decumulatively Via horizontal and inclined conveyors to 4-yd.
In addition, Mixer Systems provided a new mixer platform and aggregate bins all designed to meet the yard's Limited space.