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Pilgrim's Pride - Poultry Feedmill (Harrisonburg, VA)

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Project Description

The original feedmill was built in 1986, with additional corn storage added in 1989 and a third pelleting system added in 1990.
 
Summary of Project Features:

  • Four Receiving Systems
    • Three rail receiving systems.
    • One truck receiving rated at 10,000 BPH.
  • Ingredient Storage Bins
    • 29 ingredient bins to mixer - 3,325 tons
    • 2 soybean meal bins (outside mill) - 2,000 tons
    • 6 pellet mill surge bins
    • 26 bulk loadout bins - 2,260 tons
  • Whole Grain Storage: 400,000 bushel capacity
  • Batching: 180 TPH capacity
    • Two 5-ton horizontal ribbon mixers.
    • Two 12-bin Micro Ingredient Systems.
  • Pelleting: 160 TPH capacity
    • Two lines each providing 40 TPH, one line at 60 TPH (CPM 9000).
    • Pelletmill with a 500 HP motor, horizontal cooler, and pellet screener.
  • Support Systems
    • Complete Plant Automation
    • Electrical Installation
    • Mechanical Installation

Project Name: 
Poultry Feedmill

Client Name: 
Pilgrim's Pride
Industry: 
Feed
Location: 
Harrisonburg, VA

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