Kensington Grain Elevator – PEI #1

The elevator was constructed in 1971.  The building is built entirely out of wood and has 6 steel grain storage tanks erected alongside the main building.  The total storage capacity is 13,000 mt with approximately 2,000 mt of additional storage added in 2012.  The elevator has shipping, receiving and cleaning capacity of 50-60 mt per hour.  An 80 foot truck scale installed in 2008 can weigh up to 60 tonnes. The facility can dry approximately 60-70 mt per hour with the installation of two new dryers in 2010/11.
Products handled are Barley, Milling Wheat, Feed Wheat, Oats, Corn, 48% Meal and Soybeans.  Soybeans can be further processed by an on site roaster and extruder. 

The elevator has a truck with a blower and sucker unit that is able to deliver bulk and bags.

 

Location

P.E.I.#1-Kensington, P.E.I.
Civic Address - 66 Old Summerside Road

How to Reach Us

Telephone/Fax: 902-836-8927
Wade Waddell - Plant Supervisor (Email - wwaddell@peigec.com)

Andy Gauthier - Lead Hand
John Trainor- Elevator Worker/Operator
Trent Leard - Elevator Worker