Cologne, Germany – During mining and subsequent storage of bauxite, a sedimentary rock for the production of aluminium oxide, a lot of dust is thrown up, which is a major challenge especially for the moving machine parts of the conveyor units. For this reason, Aluminium Oxid Stade GmbH (AOS), one of the major German alumina producers, decided to use energy chains from motion plastics specialist igus. For several years now, they have reliably supplied conveyor units and stockpiling equipment with energy, data and media.
Gelsenkirchen, Germany – In October 2017, SCHADE Lagertechnik GmbH won a further order from Baosteel Iron & Steel Company Ltd., Shanghai, China, this time for an additional supply of four Semi-Portal Reclaimers. These machines have a rail span of around 38 m and a capacity of 1500 tph, and are expected to be delivered in November of this year. Commissioning is planned for mid- 2019.
As part of a benchmarking study by the renowned RWTH Aachen University, Germany, thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions and indurad have been awarded the “Data-based Services 2017”? award. This year, the study focused on identifying industry leading approaches in the field of data-based services and digitization among 75 participating European companies.
New products and innovative solutions are the focus of every trade fair and the forthcoming bauma 2016 promises more of the same. Telestack plan to use the triennial event, held in Munich Germany 11th-17th April, to showcase a range of their products – the TC424 Tracked Conveyor, the TCL431 Tracked Conveyor and the LF514 Train Loader.
TS 842 Radial Telescopic Stockpiling from Impact crusher and Mobile Scalping screen.