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Essential Checks for flawless Performance

Above-ground installation of a truck scale.
Truck Scales
Truck scales are the “heart” of many applications in the sand, gravel and aggregates industries - their metering results are used to estimate the producers revenues. To neither lose money nor best the client the scales need to be kept in optimum working conditions. Inaccurate readings which may lead to under, and over charging, are reduced if the equipment is serviced properly and regularly.

Demand for Space at bauma again very high

The upcoming edition (April 11 to 17, 2016) of the World’s Leading Trade Fair for Construction Machinery, Building Material Machines, Mining Machines, Construction Vehicles and Construction Equipment will take up all the available space - a total of 605,000 square meters – at the Messe München exhibition center in Munich, Germany.
bauma 2016
Last year North America and Europe were the most dynamic construction machinery markets in the world. And according to market experts, this trend could continue in 2015. This is one of the reasons why the market in construction machinery and building materials machinery is in an upbeat mood in this "pre-bauma year", despite all the political uncertainties. The next edition of bauma takes place from April 11 to 17, 2016 at the Messe München exhibition center, Germany, and will take up all the available space – a total of 605,000 square meters.

MacGregor wins multiple Offshore Self-unloader Order from Chinese Shipyard

MacGregor's fully automated self-discharging model is quick, safe, efficient, clean and labour saving.
Dry Bulk Cement Handling
MacGregor, part of Cargotec, has received an order from Wuhu Xinlian Shipyard in China for eight MacGregor dry bulk cement handling systems. The fully automated pneumatic systems will be installed on two 78 m 12000 bhp 150T BP anchor handling, tug, supply and oil recovery vessels and six 79 m 4000 dwt platform supply vessels.

Custom Gear Units Drive Log Washers

Known as log shafts, from which the log washers take their name, the steel shafts are aligned parallel to each other within the box, and as they turn the paddles intermesh.
Drive System Components
Renold Gears has designed a heavy-duty, custom gearbox solution for a manufacturer of a special type of coarse material washers known as log washers. Effectively these are huge rectangular boxes, or troughs, usually fabricated from steel plate, containing two steel shafts with paddles attached along their length. They are commonly used for washing and sizing cemented aggregates, gravel, various ores and limestone etc.


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