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#1373427 --- 11/15/12 09:43 AM Cargill boiler project gets preliminary OK
newsman38 Offline
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Cargill boiler project gets preliminary OK

A plan by the Cargill salt firm to eliminate its old coal-burning boiler and replace it with a new gas-fired boiler in a rebuilt portion of its plant off 4th Street gained preliminary site-plan approval from the Watkins Glen Planning Board Wednesday night.

A public hearing will be held at the Planning Board's next session on Dec. 19, with final site-plan approval expected shortly afterward.

The new 165,000-pound boiler -- 40 feet long, 17 feet tall and 13 feet wide -- is expected to be delivered by rail in late February from a Babcock and Wilcox Company plant in West Point, Mississippi.

A boiler is needed at Cargill to heat salt brine, separating water and salt in the process leading to the marketing of the salt.

The Odessa File 2012
Charles Haeffner
P.O. Box 365
Odessa, New York 14869

#1373749 --- 11/18/12 08:18 AM Re: Cargill boiler project gets preliminary OK [Re: newsman38]
Genevan Offline
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wow...and they didnt go bankrupt going cleaner...imagine that...
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