TriState/Western Fuels-Colorado LLC
Rail Loading Point
Axial, Colorado (Moffat County)
Surface--dragline and truck/shovel operation
22 million tons
2007--5.6 million tons
2008--4.9 million tons
Current Annual Production Capacity
Permitted for 9.0 million tons/year
Rail Loading Point Storage Capacity
300,000 tons. Preload 60,000 tons in overtrack storage pile.
Loadout Description and/or Configuration
Locomotive pulls train under loading chutes. Train loads in tension.
One tare weight and one gross weight coupled weigh-in-motion track scales.
Loading Rate per Hour
Load Track Configuration and Capacity
Single track loop profiled for pull through loading mode. Can handle 115 cars each side of loadout.
10,250 Btu/lb., 0.37% Sulphur
|Proximate analysis (%)|
|Typical as received:|
|fusion temperature of ash (Ã‚Â°F)|
|Sodium as % of Ash||0.8%|
|Size||2" x 0"|