Argo Project - ConGra

Project:          Argo Project

Client:            Canada Malting Co. Limited

Location:        Thunder Bay, Ontario, Canada

Capital Cost:   $20 million Cdn

Canada Malting Co. Limited -- Thunder Bay, OntarioCanada Malting Co. Limited consolidated production of several malting plants and simultaneously undertook to increase plant capacity to handle the additional load, reduce the number of shifts from 3 to1 and reduce operating  and maintenance costs.

CMC Engineering and Management Ltd. was awarded the contract to prepare a feasibility study to upgrade the plant and complete the detailed engineering design, procurement, construction supervision, and PLC and computer software development.

  • Modify, upgrade and automate the receiving and shipping systems.
  • Upgrade the barley cleaning and grading to permit unmanned operation. Upgrading malt cleaning system.
  • Upgrading the plant infrastructure to comply with the latest codes and standards.
  • Automate the entire facility using PLC’s, personal computers, mini computers and colour VDT MMIS with central control of plant operation, scheduling and management information systems.

Services Provided:

  • Feasibility Study
  • Project Planning
  • Technical Direction
  • Automation Software
  • Commissioning Services