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UNIVERSITY OF KENTUCKY

CENTER FOR APPLIED ENERGY RESEARCH

COAL GASIFIER

LOCATION

Lexington, Kentucky

CONTRACTOR

EC Matthews Company

PROJECT FACTS

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Located at the University of Kentucky’s Center for Applied Energy Research facility at the Ironworks Pike research campus, this project incorporates two new steel towers and ancillary equipment foundations.  Both steel towers support various experimental equipment used to convert solid coal to a gaseous fuel.  Both towers utilize moment connections for lateral stability and are founded on rock bearing concrete footings.

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