ContiTech: Continental Conveyor Belts working flat out on Mega-Tunnel Project in Stockholm

Hannover, Germany Conveyor belts designed by technology company Continental are being used to transport  rubble from one of Sweden’s biggest infrastructure projects: “Förbifart Stockholm” (Stockholm Bypass). The bypass, which is situated to the west of the Swedish capital, has been under construction since 2015. Most of the bypass is being built underground, and it is intended as a north-south link to reduce the volumes of traffic passing through the center. Continue reading ContiTech: Continental Conveyor Belts working flat out on Mega-Tunnel Project in Stockholm

REMBE auf der POWTECH 2019 – das sind die Highlights

Brilon, Deutschland – Die REMBE live Demonstrationen sind seit vielen Jahren fester Bestandteil der POWTECH. Gleiches gilt für den Hauptakteur Roland Bunse – seit den 1990er Jahren eine feste Größe im Explosionsschutz, ebenso lange bei REMBE und seit 2 Jahren Leiter der REMBE Research + Technology Center GmbH. Continue reading REMBE auf der POWTECH 2019 – das sind die Highlights

Doppelmayr: RopeCon transports Limestone across Treetops in Guatemala

Wolfurt, Austria The countryside around the village of San Juan Sacatepéquez in south-eastern Guatemala is hilly and forested. Cementos Progreso. had been planning to build a new cement plant there for some time. Among other things, the project required a solution to transport limestone and marl from the crusher to the processing ​plant. Cementos Progreso opted for Doppelmayr RopeCon as a means to cover the distance of approx. 1.6 km and the vertical rise of almost 200 m. Continue reading Doppelmayr: RopeCon transports Limestone across Treetops in Guatemala

Voith: Optimized Belt Alignment reduces Energy Consumption and Idler Wear

Heidenheim, Germany  BeltGenius ALEX (Alignment Expert) from Voith analyzes the alignment of carrying idlers in conveyor systems as part of its service portfolio. As soon as the system sensors detect a deviation from the set values during their temporary measurement, BeltGenius ALEX reports the problem and provides specific solution suggestions. In first installations, the system greatly reduced idler wear, energy costs, and associated CO2 emissions. Continue reading Voith: Optimized Belt Alignment reduces Energy Consumption and Idler Wear

BEUMER Group at bauma 2019: Reliable across rough Terrain

Beckum, Germany – At bauma, which will take place in Munich, Germany  from 8 to 14 April, BEUMER Group will provide information on their efficient transport solutions for the mining industry, among other areas. Overland conveyors and Pipe Conveyors transport various raw materials over long distances and often through rough terrain. This is generally faster, more cost-efficient and environmentally friendly than trucking.  Continue reading BEUMER Group at bauma 2019: Reliable across rough Terrain

Minebea Intec: Rapid Remote Service for Industrial Weighing and Inspection Solutions

Hamburg, Germany Minebea Intec provides its customers with an agile, versatile service tool. ‘miRemote’ enables users to directly access services from Minebea Intec, regardless of their location. The rapid on-the-spot service is operated via an app. Minebea Intec service technicians can analyse issues or problems in real time and provide first support via a live-chat function. Continue reading Minebea Intec: Rapid Remote Service for Industrial Weighing and Inspection Solutions

EDEM: Powder Calibration Report with Guidelines for DEM Simulation of Powder Handling Processes

Edinburgh, United Kingdom EDEM®, a market leader in Discrete Element Method (DEM) technology for bulk and granular materials simulation, has published a key report providing a comprehensive review of the latest research and advances in the field of powder calibration alongside guidelines for realistic simulations of powder behavior using DEM. Continue reading EDEM: Powder Calibration Report with Guidelines for DEM Simulation of Powder Handling Processes

FLSmidth signs contract for large Cement Plant in Ethiopia

Valby, Denmark FLSmidth has signed a contract for a greenfield cement plant with Abay Industrial Development Share Company. The plant will be located near the city of Dejen in Ethiopia. The contract is valued at around EUR 100 million. Completion of the order is expected during the second quarter of 2022, and once fully operational the plant will have a capacity of 5,000 tonnes per day. Continue reading FLSmidth signs contract for large Cement Plant in Ethiopia

Russell Finex: Compact Sieve delivers high-capacity Check-Screening of Raw Materials

Mechelen, Belgium Due to the high demand of their products, Kemira Chemicals (UK), a producer of advanced chemicals for pulp and paper, water treatment and more, must employ high-capacity, efficient equipment, to ensure optimum output and minimal downtime. Hence, when seeking a solution to screening incoming raw materials, Kemira contacted Russell Finex for a solution. Continue reading Russell Finex: Compact Sieve delivers high-capacity Check-Screening of Raw Materials

Russell Finex: Screening incoming Bulk Powders at a Chemicals Plant

Mechelen, Belgium Kemira Chemicals (UK) Ltd. (Kemira), part of the Kemira Oyj chemical industry group, is a producer of advanced chemicals for industrial applications. At its production site in Ellesmere Port, UK, Kemira produces a variety of coagulants for the treatment of waste water. As with all Kemira products, only the highest quality can be accepted, and this is reflected by the raw materials and processing equipment used in production. When seeking a sieving solution for screening incoming bulk powders, Kemira contacted Russell Finex – a global manufacturer of chemical sieving and filtration equipment.

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