The project consisted in adding a new conveyor measuring 800 m long, with a capacity of 8,000 metric tons per hour, by connecting the current SFPPN facilities to the boat loading facilities of the Port of Sept-Îles. The project also included the modification of the existing SFPPN transfer tower and the addition of a transfer tower at the Port of Sept-Îles.

Client’s name
Société ferroviaire et portuaire de Pointe-Noire (SFFPN)
Total cost of the project
Project delivery methods
Engineering-Procurement-Construction (EPC)
Sept-Îles, Pointe Noire


Nature of the services

  • Simultaneous engineering and construction with an integrated design approach
  • Preliminary and final plan and specification designs for the overall work
  • Procurement and contract management
  • General contracting and construction management
  • Monitoring services
  • Quality control and assurance
    Inspection during the construction phase
    Environmental monitoring
  • Commissioning

Specificities of the project

  • New 800 m conveyor and its foundations
  • Modification of the structure of the existing towers
  • New divider
  • Addition of an electrical room

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