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Project Description

Pilgrim’s Pride is the second-largest chicken producer in the world. Pilgrim’s has the capacity to process more than 34 million birds per week for a total of more than over 7 billion pounds of live chicken annually. With their corporate headquarters in Greeley, Colorado, Pilgrim’s has operations in 12 U.S. states, as well as Mexico and Puerto Rico. 

Summary of Project Features
Two Receiving Systems
         • Rail receiving for corn rated at 60,000 BPH
         • Rail receiving for soybean meal rated at 300 TPH
         • Truck receiving rated at 15,000 CFH/300 TPH
 Ingredient Storage Bins
         • 29 ingredient bins to mixers - 5,000 tons
         • Four pellet mill surge bins - 440 tons
         • 24 bulk loadout bins - 3,356 tons (dual driveways)
 Whole Grain Storage: 800,000 bushel capacity
 Grinding System: 120 TPH
         • Provisions for future grinding system
 Batching:  200 TPH
         • One 10-ton twin shaft mixer
         • One 20 bin micro ingredient system
         • One four bin tote system
 Pelleting:  140 TPH 
         • Two pellet lines each providing 70 TPH
         • Two pellet mills, CPM 7936-14’s, each with conditioner,
            horizontal cooler, and a crumbler
 Support Systems
         • Complete plant automation, electrical, and mechanical installation

Project Name:

Poultry Feed Mill

Client Name: Pilgrim's
Industry: Feed
Location: Nashville, AR

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