Mighty Mix Ltd operate a cement batching plant in Longcliffe, near Brassington.
Mighty Mix batch sell ready mixed concrete delivered in mixing trucks, which involves the storage of cement in a single silo. The cement is transferred to a weigh hopper by a closed screw conveyor. The cement silo is a 50 tonne capacity silo fitted with a WAM reverse air jet filter, a high and low level warning alarm and an over/under pressurisation unit.
Aggregates and sand are stored in ground level storage bays and transferred by loading shovel into a weigh hopper and then by conveyor to the loading point. Truck mixers are loaded via a closed screw conveyor into a discharge chute. The discharge chute is designed with a water suppression ring and a rubber chute down into the mixing truck.