In the construction of tall structures, Jump Form techniques are adopted. Hightorque has developed slip form system to construct Natural Draft Cooling Towers. One such system was supplied to Gammon India Ltd. Using this system, Gammon has executed the work in record time. The details of cooling tower built by Gammon is :
Type : Natural Draft Cooling Tower (NDCT).
Base Dia : 105 meters.
Height : 115 meters
Hightorque supplied 50 nos. of modules. Each module consisting of :
Power pack – 4 Nos. To control all 50 modules.
- Hydraulic cylinders – 2 Nos.
Capacity – 5 ton to lift
Stroke - 1500 mm
- Control panel – 1 No.
To control :
The specification is as below :
Motor – 5 hp
Tank – 100 litres
Pump Calibre – Capable to power 15 modules maximum.