This market segment includes, among others, power plants and electric dams and large manufacturing, processing and assembly plants. In addition to its expertise in the fabrication and installation of industrial steel structures, ADF is able to effectively meet the requirements of fast-track schedules, which usually characterize this type of projects, since it has significant fabrication capacity, under the same roof.
Sept-Îles, Quebec, Canada – 14,200 tons
ADF’s contract included the engineering of the connections, the fabrication and the installation work of the steel structures for two new 2,470 feet (830 meters) long electrolysis halls, housing the new pot lines, and the expansion of the two existing halls, adding 70 meters (270 feet) to the existing structures. Alouette Smelter plant is today the largest in North America with an annual production of 550,000 tons.