cement silo

cement silo

[si′ment ′sī‚lō]
(engineering)
A silo used to store dry, bulk cement.
References in periodicals archive ?
A low loader trailer, 50-tonne cement silo, an orange JCB generator and large fuel tank were stolen from a layby at Dalton-on-Tees, just off the A167 Darlington to Northallerton road.
The emerging Wynyard Quarter on the western waterfront is home to a new theatre, a park where movies are projected onto the side of a former cement silo in the Southern Hemisphere summer, and several restaurants.
Sometimes on weekdays I'd get a shift at the car wash where I stood in a cement silo and washed hubcaps as the cars lurched by.
A cement silo (Hope Construction Materials) is visible on the right of the bridge.
While QPMC has a cement silo plant, once operational, during the first quarter of 2016, will be able to load 1,000 tonnes of cement per hour and is designed to discharge 1.8 million tonnes of cement per year into the 12 silos with the total storage capacity of 60,000 cubic metres.
Three workers were killed and three others injured in the collapse of a cement silo at the construction site of the Belo Monte Dam in the Brazilian Amazon, reported the Latin American Herald Tribune.
For his part, Stordiau said,"We at Rent-A-Port take great pride in associating ourselves with QPMC by providing services to QPMC in the design and feasibility of the Khatmat Malaha quarry and jetty, and the new Lusail jetty, cement silo and conveyor stacker project in Qatar.
The three are being honored for the July 2012 rescue of a man trapped in a cement silo.
As soon as load sensors determine the correct weight of water is in the container, a separate circuit starts the cement silo's auger feed.
Bedworth Premix, Bryant Road, Exhall - installation of additional cement silo, 53ft high (Hanson Quarry Products);
A new poured cement silo was erected, and a new milking barn was constructed on the south end of the old barn.