Detailed Engineering for the Civil Works for MONTES DEL PLATA Pulp Mill at Punta Pereira, Colonia, Uruguay

Industry & Construction
Civil Engineering, Structural Engineering, Mechanical, Electrical and Plumbing Engineering (MEP)

CSI Ingenieros was hired to carry out the detailed engineering of the structure and foundations of the pulp mill and energy plant of Montes del Plata S.A in Punta Pereira in the department of Colonia, Uruguay.
The pulp mill uses the Krati process to produce 1,300,000 tons of bleached eucalyptus pulp per year and generates 180 MW of biomass energy.

Project Scope

- Foundations and structures design of reinforced cast-in-place concrete and precast concrete of the following buildings: drying, cuting and baling plant, evaporation plant, recausticizing and white liquor plant. The total amount of the concrete is 71,000 m3
- Preparation and delivery of construction drawings, technical specifications, calculations reports and lists of materials for civil works.
- Site technical support in situ during the work’s development, in order to address different problems regarding the design that may raise during its implementation.