By M. Morrissey –Belt weighing is common practice in lots of bulk solid handling operations. Although it’s a long established technology, there are still bits and pieces regarding installation and maintenance which might lead to erroneous results. Following you can find the reasons why. Continue reading Unproper Belt Scale Results? 10 Reasons, why your perfect Belt Scale might under-perform
By L. Henke – Belt conveyors are the standard for the transport of materials in pits and quarries. To control the material flow and the inventory of these materials, belt scales turn out to be the optimum choice, as they are easy to retrofit in existing plants. Continue reading Controlling Material Flow in Pits: Complete Plant equipped with Belt Scales
Waldkirch, Germany – SICK has extended its LMS Bulkscan laser scanner offering, so that more users can benefit from non-contact, continuous measurement of volume and mass throughput of bulk materials on conveyor belts. The SICK LMS111 Bulkscan provides highly-accurate, delay-free volume and mass flow measurements to maximise throughput of a wide range of bulk materials including waste, crops, fertilisers, building materials and food ingredients. Continue reading Sick extends LMS Bulkscan non-Contact Belt Measurement to more Users
The LB 472 bulk flow system by Berthold Technologies is used for the precise determination of flowrate in the bulk industry and can be performed on all kinds of conveyor systems. The non-contacting, non-intrusive radiometric belt weigher is characterized by an excellent accuracy and reliability. The DuoSeries Transmitter LB 472 is very robust with no moving parts and maintenance is not required.