Chimneys - EDF
West-Burton, United Kingdom
EDF is the world’s largest producer of electricity, from engineering to distribution. For the EDF West Burton power station with total supply to the national grid of 2000mw, RAXTAR supplied two custom made RX400F elevators according to EN81-1 for process control and maintenance works inside the chimneys of the power plant. The hoists were erected in an angle of 6 degrees, with lifting height up to 260’- 80 m travelling at 80 fpm - 24 m/min with a payload capacity of 880 lbs - 400 kg and a cabin size of 3,3’x 3,3’- 1x1 m.