Cluster of silos in TATE & LYLE factory
Stainless steel silos on TATE & LYLE factory (former BIAMYL)
There are presented some characteristic silos of those that were designed for the "TATE & LYLE" factory.
The first group consists of three glucose storage silos 13 m high and 9 m in diameter, which are constructed on common mat foundation. The silos are made of stainless steel sheets.
The rest are individual silos constructed for the factory needs.
For their analysis shell finite element models were developed with non-linear geometric conditions. Their design was performed according to Eurocode 3.