Pipe Conveyor Systems
A new conveyor design is set to help reduce conventional heavy-duty truck traffic and the resulting high operating costs in open pit mines. This article presents the design and the initial findings of the feasibility study on the Chevron-Megapipe conveyor for a 350 m... more
Komatsu intends to operate Joy Global as a separate subsidiary of Komatsu and retain the strength of the Joy Global brand names.
Joy Global Inc. announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously approved a definitive merger agreement under...
Ferrobamba has signed a cooperation agreement with Tenova to develop its iron ore mine in the Aymaraes region of Peru.
Ferrobamba has signed a cooperation agreement with Tenova to develop its iron ore mine in the Aymaraes region of...
According to Beumer, their bucket elevators ensure high reliability, long running times for low operating costs and are among the highest in the world.
General contractor Bilim Makina has commissioned Beumer to supply and mount at its cement plant in Elazig, eastern...

Conveying & Transportation

Sempertrans and Agudio have developed a completely new system for bulk transportation over long distances — the "Flyingbelt", a combination of ropeway and conveyor belt.
Belt Conveyor Technology
Sempertrans, part of Semperit Group, together with Aguido, a brand of the Italian ropeway manufacturer Leitner ropeways, developed a new system for bulk transportation over long distances — the 'Flyingbelt', a... more

Storage & Handling

Concetti recently supplied a turnkey solution combining a fully automatic bagging system for open mouth bags and a bulk bag filling system.
Bag Filling
To replace an existing weighing, bagging, and palletising system without enlarging or modifying the plant can sometimes be a challenge but it also represents an opportunity for an entrepreneur. Concetti of Bastia, Italy, recently... more

Processing

The contract won by Bedeschi includes the supply of a crushing group for limestone with a capacity up to 850 t/h.
Raw Material Handling
Bedeschi has sign a contract for the supply of all the crushing, transporting and storing raw material machines in the new Tan Thang cement plant, that will be realized in Vietnam, in the Nhe An province, where there are large... more

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

Management

The contract won by Bedeschi includes the supply of a crushing group for limestone with a capacity up to 850 t/h.
Raw Material Handling
Bedeschi has sign a contract for the supply of all the crushing, transporting and storing raw material machines in the new Tan Thang cement plant, that will be realized in Vietnam, in the Nhe An province, where there are large... more