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Sanderson Farms - Poultry Feed Mill Addition (Easterly, TX)

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Project Description

Sanderson Farms is a fully integrated poultry producer. Original 8,000 ton per week mill completed by Todd & Sargent in 1995-96. Mill expanded to 18,000 ton per week with high speed rail unloading in 2006, 2007 and 2008. The addition of two new soybean meal silos are 55’ diameter x 112’ tall with 4,200 ton capacity each. Features:

  • Two Receiving Systems
    • Rail receiving rated at 45,000 BPH (Added in 2007)
    • Truck receiving rated at 8,000 BPH
  • Ingredient Storage Bins
    • 19 ingredient bins to mixer - 3,890 tons
    • Four pellet mill surge bins - 290 tons
    • 22 bulk loadout bins - 2,900 tons
    • 8,000 tons of soybean storage added in 2008
  • Whole Grain Storage: 314,000 bushel capacity originally in 1995
    • 270,000 bushel capacity expansion built in 2006
  • Batching: 180 TPH capacity
    • One 12-ton mixer
    • One 20 bin micro ingredient system
  • Pelleting: 170 TPH (Upgraded in 2007)
    • Two pellet lines each providing 85 TPH
    • Two pellet mills, each with dual conditioners, horizontal coolers, and crumbler
    • Cooler Aspiration System
  • Support Systems
    • Complete plant automation, electrical and mechanical installation
    • Precast concrete construction warehouse, boiler and receiving buildings

Project Name:  Poultry Feed Mill Addition

Client Name: 
Sanderson Farms
Industry: 
Feed
Location: 
Easterly, TX

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