chipping drum News

  • Morbark introduces new drum for increased chip quality

    After substantial design analysis and in-field testing, Morbark today introduced it’s new Advantage 3 high performance chipping drum, which significantly improves chipquality in large volume wood chipping equipment and reduces recurring wear-part and maintenance costs approximately 70%, to just a fraction of the cost of conventional chipping drums. Most of the significant ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Master Magnets maximise ECOs’ wood chip profits

    Major UK composting company ECO Sustainable Solutions recently contacted Master Magnets Ltd with a metal contamination problem, which if solved, would significantly increase the value of their wood chip.ECOs’ wood chip is supplied for many different uses including playgrounds, pathways, gardens and parks. It is for this reason that the 50mm wood chip is required to be a completely metal-free end ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • PRAB adds chip removal and coolant filtration conveyor to product line

    PRAB now offers the Live Link™ Filter Conveyor chip removal and coolant filtration system that easily integrates into machining centers. The innovative technology features a steel belt conveyor to remove a broad spectrum of chips from the machining center, while recycling coolant back into the coolant tank at the same time. Four Live Link hinges are placed strategically on the steel belt ...


    By PRAB, Inc

  • Vermeer introduces innovative drum specifically for biofuel production

    Suitable for everything from large land-clearing jobs to green-waste recycling, the Vermeer Tier 4i (Stage IIIB) HG6000 and HG6000TX horizontal grinder features a number of features that make it ideal for a wide array of operators. Among the innovations that already make the HG6000 horizontal grinder a remarkable machine is the all-new chip drum, which allows the grinder to produce a consistent ...


    By Vermeer

  • Morbark introduces Biomass Microchipper

    Morbark, Inc., is excited to announce its redesigned 40/36 Whole Tree MicroChipper. This is the latest in design enhancements to make the machine perfect for micro-chip producers. The 40/36 Whole Tree Drum Chipper was first introduced in 2008 as a compact, affordable and productive biomass chipper. The model was improved by the addition of the Advantage 3 high performance chipping drum in 2011, ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Easy turning: Chippo `turnable`

    Narrow lanes, restricted visibility, no room to turn - chipping on logging roads can be a driving and working challenge for chipper operators and their logistics crews. These chipping jobs can be much more productive if the crew doesn’t have to spend time backing up and turning the chipper around to reach wood on both sides of the road. The first swivelling chipper in the mobile Chippo ...


    By Komptech GmbH

  • ANDRITZ to supply key production technologies for new bio-product pulp mill in Finland

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has signed a letter of intent with Metsä Fibre to deliver key production technologies for a new bio-product pulp mill with an annual capacity of 1.3 million tons of pulp in Äänekoski, Finland. The order value for ANDRITZ is over 100 million euros. Start-up of the planned mill is scheduled for August 2017. ANDRITZ’s scope of supplies ...


    By ANDRITZ AG

  • Morbark responds to the biomass energy market with several new product innovations

    In response to growing demand for renewable fuels including woody biomass, Morbark, Inc. announced several new product innovations for the energy market at the company’s third Demo Days event in Winn Michigan. These innovations are aimed at helping biomass fuel suppliers streamline their processes and reduce costs. Morbark® Model 23 Chiparvestor™ with Morbark ICS: The Morbark Model 23 ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Morbark introduces compact stand-alone flail

    Morbark, Inc. today introduced the Morbark 5500 Stand-Alone Flail. This portable debarker/delimber removes the bark and foliage from trees when harvesting wood fiber for high quality chips for use in the pulp and paper market. The new flail can be used alone or in tandem with a Morbark Whole Tree Chipper, giving operators flexibility in their operations. Those currently supplying the fuel market ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Vermeer enters whole-tree chipper market

    PELLA, Iowa — Vermeer Corporation has introduced the WC2300 whole-tree chipper designed specifically to produce chips for the growing biomass industry. The WC2300 features many proven technologies developed by Vermeer. “We spent considerable time working with end users to identify what features they thought were missing on current machines in the marketplace and incorporated those ...


    By Vermeer

  • Precision Sharpening Devices, Inc., Now Offers Pneumatic Bevel Buddy, Available Through Morbark Dealer Network

    Precision Sharpening Devices, Inc., has added a new Bevel Buddy™ Chipper Knife Sharpener to its product line. In addition to corded and cordless versions, the Bevel Buddy is now available in a pneumatic-powered option. The Bevel Buddy is available through Morbark® and its worldwide dealer network. Since 1988 Precision Sharpening Devices, Inc., has been manufacturing counter ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Precision Sharpening Devices, Inc., Now Offers Pneumatic Bevel Buddy, Available Through Morbark Dealer Network

    Precision Sharpening Devices, Inc., has added a new Bevel Buddy™ Chipper Knife Sharpener to its product line. In addition to corded and cordless versions, the Bevel Buddy is now available in a pneumatic-powered option. The Bevel Buddy is available through Morbark® and its worldwide dealer network. Since 1988 Precision Sharpening Devices, Inc., has been manufacturing counter ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • VECOPLAN, when it needs to be perfect!

    01.05.2005 - The unique VECOPLAN Hi Torc drive is applied daily at ASPHACELL since February 2005. From the day of the purchase order in November 2004 until the final completion only 3 months passed and naturally the professionals from VECOPLAN ...


    By Vecoplan AG

  • Eddy current separator sales reach all time high

    Recent increases in the value of aluminium have put the sales of Master Magnets Eddy Current Separators at an all time high. The Mastermag factory has become extremely busy over the last month as the production team have been working tremendously hard to handle the recent surge in ECS output. The amount of Eddy Current Separator sales in the last month accounts for more than 26% of the total ECS ...


    By Master Magnets Ltd

  • Vermeer BC1200XL designed for durability and performance

    Innovative features and power-packed into 12-inch (30.5 cm) capacity brush chipper. Power and innovation are at the heart of the new BC1200XL brush chipper from Vermeer. Available with either an 85-hp (63.4 kW) or 110-hp (82.0 kW) Cummins Tier 3 diesel engine, the BC1200XL easily processes material up to 12 inches (30.5 cm) in diameter, and its patented productivity enhancements help make the job ...


    By Vermeer

  • Morbark launches sawdust quick switch conversion kit

    Morbark, Inc. now offers a second Quick Switch conversion kit, allowing grinder owners to further diversify their product offerings by simply modifying the hammermill of their Morbark horizontal grinder. The original conversion kit, introduced in 2009, gave Morbark grinder owners the ability to make high quality standard size chips. Now, the new Sawdust Quick Switch conversion kit also allows ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Morbark introduces New Horizontal Grinder

    Morbark, Inc., introduces a new mid-range horsepower horizontal grinder, the 3200 Wood Hog, at its Demo Days event today. Aimed at wood and green waste recycling applications, the 3200 is a compact and aggressive unit. “We saw a need for a horizontal grinder in the 400-600 horsepower range that was smaller than our 3800 Wood Hog and more powerful than our 2600 Wood Hog,” said John ...


    By Morbark, LLC

  • Eriez on display at Spanish recycling fair

    Eriez Europe is partnering this year with Muncker Equipos y Servicios S.A. (Munckersa) of Madrid, Spain to present its latest eddy current separator and other equipment to the Spanish market. Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd will be at Madrid Recovery and Recycling International Trade Fair ¡V SRR ¡V held at Madrid IFEMA between the 11th and 13th of June 2014. SRR is in its 4th edition and ...


    By Eriez Magnetics Europe Ltd

  • Metso to supply complete woodyard and defibrator systems to Duratex, Brazil

    Metso Corporation's press release on May 27, 2011 at 4:00 p.m. local time   ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • Efficiencies in Green Waste Reduction

    Most logging operations face — probably routinely — the same issue: a need to get rid of “slash” and tree tops left behind after usable timber is harvested from a site. Some operations have means to take care of this material themselves. Others hire contractors to do final cleanup or even complete landclearing. Either way, someone needs the right equipment for the job, which typically translates ...


    By Vermeer

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