Project: Continuous Cooking Plant

Client: JD Irving Limited

Location: Saint John West, NB

Duration: 2 Years

One of the largest construction projects in New Brunswick over the past 2 years, the Continuous Cooking Plant Project is Phase 2 of a 3 Phase upgrade at Irving Pulp & Paper. Phase 2 includes the installation of a new Digester with an output of 1800 Tonnes per day as well as a new Chip Reclaim and Chip Handling system to support the Digester. In addition, the new technology will produce a higher grade of paper for their clients..

FCC Construction provided Construction Management for the new Cooking Plant Building, Chip Screening Building, Chip Silo and Chip Reclaim Foundations as well as the supplying manpower for various daily tasks on all areas of work. The building structures are supported on piles and have large pile car foundations for the Digester vessel as well as other vessels and storage tanks.