front-end loaders load 50-ton haul trucks with
the shot rock to be hauled to the crushing system.
The trucks dump directly into a 1,200 ton per
hour triple deck Vibrating Grizzley capable
of separating all rock 4 inches or less. Oversize
rock goes directly into a Gyratory Crusher.
Gyratory Crusher is a separate system capable
of reducing this material to 4 inches or less rock.
Rock from the Grizzley and Gyratory Crusher
is reunited on a common conveyor belt and transported
to the stock pile. The stock pile consists of
40,000 to 60,000 tons of crushed limestone, the
primary raw material in the cement manufacturing