Tuesday, May 31, 2016

Winston Plywood Update 5-27-16

Site Utilities

· Continued investigating alternate routing of sewer piping to avoid interference with other piping system and electrical duct bank

· Continued installing pipe bollards around fire hydrants on south and west sides of plywood building and filled with concrete

· Flushed underground piping and valves for fire system

Hog, Glue Room, and Chipper Pad

· Continued cleanup on blocks and area around glue make-up and storage rooms

Low Voltage Electrical:

· Continued installing conduit and wiring to breakroom / restrooms / offices at mezzanine area

· Pulled power cable from switchgear to Vault MCC unit

Plant Build-Out:

· Installed rails and 5-ton overhead crane in maintenance shop

Plant Piping:

· Continued installing steam and condensate piping to Dryers No. 1, 2, and 3

· Continued steam and condensate piping in boiler room

· Continued installing air piping in compressor room

· Began connecting air compressors to oil coolers in compressor room

Site Paving:

· Performed excavation and grading on strip of remaining paving between vault infeed aprons and paving strip north of building 10

· Began placing reinforcing in area listed above

Fire Protection System:

· Continued installing hose reels at building columns

Log Conditioning Vaults:
· Continued construction of 5’ concrete knee wall along north side of vault drain ditch to holding pit

· Continued installation of steel framework for stoop over ditch along north wall on vaults

· Continued installation of steel structure and roof system over vault water holding tank (east of vaults)

· Completed installation of posts and rails for safety fence around top of vaults

· Installed west-end access stairs to top of vaults

· Began pulling power cables to vault MCC unit

· Began backfill and compaction of material along west and north walls at vaults

· Removed some of debris from vault water holding tank and pumped water from tank

Equipment Foundations (East and West Residuals):

· Continued installing handrails around hog tower at mid-level concrete floor

· Continued installing access stairs to hog tower concrete floor (second elevation)

· Continued installing access stairs to hog tower (third elevation)

· Continued installing support frame for conveyor feeding East-Side Residual truck bins

· Placed additional concrete pedestals for additional column foundations on West-Side residuals (for blowpipe supports)

RTO Rebuild

· Continued pulling power cables to MCC unit and turned on lights in Control Room

· Install duct supports for RTO duct from building to RTO

· Began installing ductwork from dryers to RTO

Winston Plywood & Veneer

· Continued refurbishing and installing Lathes No. 1 & 2 and related equipment (focus on east lathe line)

· Continued installing equipment at both clippers, green stackers, and pull chains (focus on east lathe line)

· Continued refurbishing chippers for green-end by products

· Continued cleaning and painting green-end and dry end equipment and support steel

· Continued electrical installation at Green-End equipment (conduit and power wiring)

· Continued installing electrical service from electrical room to Log Pro equipment

· Continued refurbishing Dryers No. 1 & 2

· Continued assembly and installation of Dryer No. 1, 2, & 3 infeed and outfeed sections

· Continued making modifications to Stackers for Dryers No. 2 & 3

· Continued installing electrical power to Dryers 1, 2, & 3

· Continued installation of east side residuals truck bins

· Continued installing air piping to veneer dryers

· Continued refurbishing east side residual equipment (at Roseburg site)

· Continued installing glue lay-up line equipment (Broke out old slab and installed new foundations in four places)

· Continued flushing and testing of boiler piping

· Continued installing trim-saw equipment and plywood stacker

· Continued installing chutework at tree-length infeed bark conveyor and at cut-up saw trash conveyor

· Installed two trusses and conveyors from bark hog tower to top of east side residuals truck bins

· Began saw-cutting and breaking paving concrete for lathe infeed deck foundations

· Performed preliminary test run on No. 1 Lathe line motors and equipment

· Set lathe knife grinder and began construction of knife grinding room