Ellicott Receives Middle East Orders
Mark Heimberger, head of Ellicott field service, with a Series 4170 cutter and pump case components.
A B1190 bucketwheel ready for shipping.
This IMS 7012 is bound for Iraq.
Both of the company's manufacturing facilities in Wisconsin and Baltimore are working on these Middle Eastern projects.
These dredges are being used for land reclamation, real estate, and island construction in the Gulf and hydro-electric power plant maintenance in Iraq.
Series 4170 “Super-Dragon” specifications:
Hull length: 114'
Ladder length: 80.5'
Maximum digging depth: 58'
Suction pipe size - ID: 24"-27"
Discharge pipe size - ID: 24"-27"
Pump horsepower: 2560
Auxiliary horsepower: 1510
Nominal pump capacity range: 400-2400 cubic yds/hr
Cutting force: 32,400 lbs