Hood Design and Supply Codelco
Peirce-Smith Primary Hood

Hood Design and Supply

Client: Codelco Caletones

Location: Chile

Design and Supply of a New Water-Cooled Primary Hood System for a Peirce-Smith Converter:

  • Design new water-cooled hood for a CPS converter
  • Optimize hood design using CFD Modeling
  • Design of new closed loop cooling water circuit
Equipment Supply includes:
  • Water-cooled primary hood
  • Movable Hood Door and Winch
  • Pneumatic Back Flap
  • Circulation pumps
  • Heat exchanger
Project History

Basic and Detail Engineering
Anticipated Start-Up

April 2013
November 2014

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