conveyor system News

  • Choosing the correct Conveyor Belt

    Your conveyor belt is the heart and soul of the conveyor system and without it, the machine just won’t run. If the conveyor belt is weak or stiff, the conveyor system won’t function well or carry the right amount of load. To keep the system running, you need to make sure that you choose the right belt and with so many options out there, that’s not an easy decision to make. Here ...


    By Fluent Conveyors, Inc

  • Bag Dumping System with Glove Box, Compactor, Conveyor

    A new Flexicon Bag Dumping System with glove box, bag compactor and flexible screw conveyor, isolates bulk material from the operator and plant environment throughout opening, dumping and compaction of bags, and the conveying of material downstream. Bags are staged on a stainless steel tabletop and then transferred through ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Choosing Between Screw Conveyor Manufacturers

    Screw conveyors are bulk material transportation systems which are made up of a rotating, spiral screw inside a cylindrical casing or a trough. When the screw rotates, material is pushed forward through the conveyer from one area to another. Not only are these systems used to transport material, but also to help with the agitation, mixing, or breakdown of certain substances. Screw conveyors are ...

  • Tilt-Down Flexible Screw Conveyor

    New from Flexicon is a Sanitary Tilt-Down Flexible Screw Conveyor on a caster-mounted frame that can be maneuvered through narrow aisles and around corners. With the hopper, support boom and conveyor assembly tilted down, the unit fits through standard doorways and orients the conveyor tube horizontally, ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • New Conveyor Belt Spray System Features Advanced Controls

    CANTON, OHIO – Midwest Industrial Supply introduces the next generation of their exclusive conveyor belt anti-icing systems. The King Cobra™ Winter Spray System prevents cold temperatures from causing belt surface friction loss as well as ice build-up on pulleys and idlers. The system’s processor handles temperature changes automatically. The King Cobra™ is programmed to measure outside ambient ...

  • Efficient dust control for belt conveyor transfer points

    Sandvik’s dust suppression system Clear is an electrostatic dust binding device for bulk material conveying systems, developped and widely used in Europe and offering guaranteed dust suppression of over 90%, has now been launched in Australia and South Africa by Sandvik Mining and Construction. The system is ionization-based and has been designed to bind dust where it is formed. It is a simple ...


    By Sandvik Mining

  • Metal separation for conveyors or stand-alone applications

    S+S Separation and Sorting Technology GmbH presents a new metal separation unit called PRESEP on their stand at FAKUMA 2009 from 13 Oct. to 17 Oct. 2009 in Friedrichshafen, Hall B1, booth 1303. The unit can be installed on conveyors to analyse plastic granulate or as a stand-alone unit to analyse grinding stock, regenerate or rejected material. The advantage of the S+S separation unit PRESEP is ...


    By Sesotec GmbH

  • Stopping fire risks in their tracks with Conveyor Fire Detector

    Land Instruments have developed a Conveyor Fire Detector for reducing the costs of damage due to coal fire or explosions as coal is transported throughout the plant, a dangerous point of the process particularly when highly volatile Powder River Basin coal is used. Other ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • A new product from Joraform - food conveyor 60L

    To simplify feeding the JK5100 with organic composting material, Joraform is happy to announce the newest member to our product family. The Food Conveyor 60 L  facilitates the handling for operations with large amounts of food waste such as schools, restaurants, hotels and industries. Safety and Handling The food conveyor lid is opened and the waste food is put in the ...


    By Joraform AB

  • Worker fatally injured in Greeley, Colorado, after being caught in unguarded conveyor system

    A 54-year-old worker was fatally injured when his hair and arm caught in an unguarded conveyor system. His employer, JBS USA LLC, failed to protect workers from moving machine parts by properly guarding or de-energizing the equipment, an inspection in June 2014 by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration found. The agency cited the meat packing plant for one ...

  • Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloader with Flexible Screw Conveyor

    A new Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloader from Flexicon allows rapid, low cost discharging in low headroom areas, and conveying of the material at any angle to downstream processing, storage or packaging equipment. The unloader relies on the user's forklift or plant hoist to lower single-use bulk bags onto a four-bladed bag piercing knife that cuts the ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • The world`s lightest conveyor belt put into operation at Shanxi, China

    On July 20th, 2015, the world's lightest conveyor belt, HHE coonveyor belt, which is designed and manufactured by Qingdao Huaxia Rubber Industry Co.,ltd, was tested successfully at the project of Yellow River Water transportation tunnel TBM I, Shanxi, China.  Following the TBM, the belt’s transportation capacity reached 300 tons per hour, the conveyor belt width was 650mm, and stored ...

  • 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

  • United Conveyor Corporation Leads the Industry in Dry Sorbent Injection Mill Orders

    United Conveyor Corporation (UCC) was recently awarded contracts for 11 ...

  • Miedema launches new generation single and duo belt conveyors

    Miedema, specialist in planting, storage and sorting technology, is introducing a new generation of the MC (Miedema Conveyor) series, single and duo belt conveyors. Thanks to its INNOVATIVE solutions, the MC series is more than just a simple transport conveyor. The tough, durable construction makes these transport conveyors the most RELIABLE and product-friendly series on the market. The 80 cm ...


    By APH Group

  • PRAB introduces lighter-duty drag conveyor for chip removal at CNC

    PRAB now offers a lighter-duty version of its proven drag conveyor technology that easily integrates under certain types of CNC machines for removal of chips at the source. portable_lowprofile“We’ve redesigned our drag conveyor in a low-profile format to easily integrate under machining centers,” said Mike Porter, PRAB Systems Project Engineer. “PRAB’s new ...


    By PRAB, Inc

  • ADA-ES Acquires Assets of Bulk Conveyor Specialist Inc.

    ADA-ES, Inc. (NASDAQ: ADES) (“ADA”) today announced that it has acquired the assets of Bulk Conveyor Specialist Inc. and Bulk Conveyor Services, Inc. (collectively, BCSI) for an initial payment of $2 million with an additional $3 million to be paid over the next five years. As previously announced, ADA and BCSI entered into a definitive asset purchase ...

  • Texas conveyor manufacturer cited by US Department of Labor`s OSHA following worker fatality

    KWS Manufacturing Co. Ltd. was cited by the U.S. Department of Labor's Occupational Safety and Health Administration for 17 safety and health violations after a worker was killed at the Burleson-based company in December 2013. OSHA's Fort Worth Area Office found that workers were exposed to caught-in hazards and amputation hazards from ...

  • LR Shredding System Released

    This simple shredding plant can be permanently installed or it can be used in a Transportable configuration. It is the ideal starter kit for a new shredding operation or it is a valuable tool for an established shredding operation which wants tprocess shreddable scrap steel in an area with limited amounts of suitable raw material. The LR 6060, LR 6080 and the LR 6096 SXS can operate successfully ...


    By The Shredder Company (TSC)

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