Southern California beaches are the preferred destination for millions of tourists each year. When ocean storms caused severe damage to these coastal resources, a plan was enacted to deliver clean sand to restore the eroded beaches. The project was designed to bolster the region’s economy, restore the environment for wildlife, and protect neighboring properties from ocean waves.
San Francisco Bay Area
Over 90% of California’s 175,000 miles of road are surfaced with asphalt. Constant asphalt production is a requirement to create new roads for an ever expanding infrastructure and resurface old roads to reduce vehicle costs for California motorists. Rock Systems worked with a contractor in the Bay Area on a new asphalt plant, which will help the region meet its asphalt needs.
Recycle Crushing Plant in Portland, Oregon to process on-site broken concrete with rebar steel and asphalt from a construction demolition project. Finished products included road base and trench backfill material recycled back into the project.
Overland Conveyor System in Seattle, Washington designed to transfer and stockpile 1000 tons per hour of sand and gravel unloaded from barges. This equipment was supplied to a general engineering contractor involved with the expansion of a Port facility.
Plant Expansion for an aggregate producer in Los Gatos, California including custom design and fabrication of a feed hopper with belt feeder, transfer and stockpiling conveyors, cone crusher structure, large fabricated steel support structure with twin screw washer, twin vibrating screens with spray bar systems and discharge chutes.
Complete New Plant for a lightweight volcanite quarry in Kelseyville, California custom designed and fabricated to meet a growing demand for specialty products. The plant components include feed hopper, transfer and stockpiling conveyors, vibrating screen, horizontal shaft impact crusher, electrical controls and wiring.
Rip-Rap and Gabion Stone Processing Plant near Tucson, Arizona designed to handle large quarry rock. This plant includes a vibrating grizzly feeder, heavy duty scalping screens and conveyors to separate and stockpile several sizes of finished products for slope protection of local rivers and canals.