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  • Bucket Elevators Used for Superphosphate Conveying

    January 14, 2015

    Guttridge Ltd has supplied Bradley Pulverizer Co., a leading provider of minerals processing plant, with a series of bucket elevators for single superphosphate powder (SSP) plant projects in the Middle East. The new plants incorporate the Bradley Broadfield process, the accepted global...

  • Slider Cradles Reduce Conveyor Spillage, Belt Wear

    January 13, 2015

    The EVO slider cradle and the Martin slider cradle are designed to mitigate expensive spillage and belt wear issues at material transfer points. Both support the belt and prevent spillage due to belt edge sag.  Located under the skirt board in the chute box after the impact cradle, the units...

  • Conveyor Equipment Orders up 18%

    January 9, 2015

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its November 2014 booked orders increased 17.7% when compared to November 2013 orders. When compared to October 2014 booked orders, November 2014 booked orders were down 21.6%. November booked orders were down 20.1% for...


  • Advantages of Pneumatic Conveyors vs. Mechanical

    December 10, 2014

    Two primary methods for transferring bulk materials are by pneumatic and mechanical conveyors. When making choices in bulk material handling, there are a number of considerations to address in order to select an optimal convey method for handling a specific material for a unique application....

  • Conveyor Equipment Orders Increase 59%

    December 10, 2014

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its October 2014 booked orders increased 16.1% when compared to October 2013 orders and 59.5% when compared to September 2014. October booked orders were up 14.3% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 101.6% for Unit Handling...

  • Custom Work Cell Molds Conveyor Belt Cleaners

    December 8, 2014

    In a move designed to deliver global product availability and consistency with the fastest possible response to customer orders, Martin Engineering has announced the design and manufacture of a custom molding cell for its polyurethane conveyor belt cleaners.   By mixing, forming, and...

  • UniTrak Expands Production Process

    December 4, 2014

    UniTrak Corporation Ltd is making a significant investment to expand the production line capabilities at its Port Hope, Ontario facility. The enhanced production process will be fully operational by mid-December, 2015. "The investment we are making further advances our capability to even...

  • Post-Harvest Performance Reviews Focus on Grain-Handling Equipment

    December 1, 2014

    With the harvest now safely gathered into storage, many farmers across the UK are reflecting on how their grain handling equipment performed, and assessing the need for an upgrade.      “Reliability is absolutely critical when it comes to harvest, and the post-harvest...

  • Bulk Bag Discharger with Flexible Screw Conveyor

    November 12, 2014

    The Material Master bulk bag discharging system offers patented technology and features that maximize production efficiency. The unit is designed to discharge bulk bags into customer's existing process, and features an integral hoist, monorail, and the Spider-Lift bag lifting frame. It includes...