‘Sugarbeet Grower’ features American Crystal Sugar dome
The article notes that the dome is the United States’ newest and largest sugar transfer facility and can hold 1.3 million hundredweight of sugar.
The dome was built in Montgomery, Illinois, 45 miles west of Chicago, and is 130 feet tall and 185 feet in diameter. The transload facility is owned by American Crystal Sugar but is maintained by United Sugars Corporation.
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About Dome Technology
Founded in 1975 by Barry South, Dome Technology builds domes that can be used for industrial bulk storage such as wood pellets, gypsum, fly ash, coal, grain, fertilizer, mining ores and other bulk products. Dome Technology also builds domes for practical architectural facilities such as schools, churches or gymnasiums. Dome Technology has built some 550 domes in the past 35 plus years throughout the United States, Canada, South America, Europe, Middle East, Africa and Asia.