Chute Design Essentials
Chutes are in use in almost every bulk solids handling plant. Although everybody knows them, they are mostly overlooked, except for those cases where they cause extra-attention and -work due to malfunctioning. This article attempts to give the reader some simple... more
The Prater Lump Breaker improves product flow for a variety of applications while reducing product agglomeration.
Prater has developed a lump breaker with a rail design adopted from its successful QTA-On-Rails Rotary Airlock...
The approval of the Technical Study enables Hellas Gold to recommence construction activities at the Skouries Project site, which were suspended in January 2016.
Eldorado Gold Corporation confirmed that Hellas Gold S.A., a Greek subsidiary of Eldorado, has received from...
The Mobicone MCO 11 PRO from Kleemann is optimally equipped for powerful and efficient use in natural stone processing.
With the mobile cone crusher Mobicone MCO 11 PRO, Kleemann presents the first member of its new high-performance...

Conveying & Transportation

The PT Pro Belt Trainer belt centring system detects belt misalignment and, when the belt wanders, always guides it back into the correct position. This is achieved by means of the pivot and tilt movement.
Conveyor Belt Training
An important step in preventing material loss from conveyor systems is to correct the guidance of the conveyor belt. Flexco provides various belt centring systems for this purpose – for example the PT Pro Belt Trainer. This... more

Storage & Handling

Superior Industries’ patent-pending auto level technology allows the telescopic radial stacking conveyor to maintain a balanced conveyor structure.
Stacking Conveyors
Superior Industries, Inc., a major U.S.-based manufacturer and global supplier of bulk material processing and handling systems, releases new technology that allows its TeleStacker Conveyors to maintain level movement while in... more


The tubular rotor creates higher tip-speeds, which increases first pass yield with tighter particle size distribution and also reduces the recirculation loads.
Vertical Shaft Impactor
According to Stedman Machine Company their patented VSI Tubular Rotor creates higher tip-speeds, which increases first pass yield, yields tighter particle size distribution and reduces re-circulation loads.

Measurement & Automation

High-Speed Weighing
Hardy Process Solutions has doubled the speed of their EtherNet/IP enabled HI 6500-XP Extreme Weight Processor by increasing the update rate from 300 to 660 updates per second, providing a PLC with a new weight reading every 1.5... more

Safety & Environment

Available for the entire PowerCore dust collector series is the reinforced construction of the filter housing for filtering of explosive dust.
Dust Collection
According to Donaldson, the company’s PowerCore technology offers the best prerequisite for a highly efficient dust filtration and a simplified filter changeout and fast maintenance. The PowerCore dust collectors are now... more


One of the MBE Minerals screens that forms part of an ongoing replacement cycle at an Australian iron ore mine.
Havy Duty Screens
MBE Minerals reports it has secured yet another export contract from Australia for the supply of its custom engineered and manufactured heavy duty vibrating screens. The South African original equipment manufacturer (OEM)... more

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