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  • Aumund to Supply Conveying Solution for Bauxite

    March 31, 2020

    This summer, Aumund Fördertechnik GmbH will be supplying an arched plate conveyor to Mytilineos S.A. in Agios Nikolaos on the Gulf of Corinth in Greece. This is the location at which the Mytilineos metallurgy and technology group operates a plant that produces aluminum in a two-step process....

  • Conveyor Eliminates Chemical Processing Safety Risks

    March 30, 2020

    In response to industry demands for an enclosed, hazard-free, durable solution for conveying all types of chemical products, Luxme International’s tubular chain conveyor is designed to meet the unique requirements of the chemical processing industry. The design of a high-quality, chemical-...

  • How to Choose a Tubular Chain Conveyor

    March 23, 2020

    Chemical processors are faced with their own set of unique challenges that continue to change as the market evolves. Of late, the coronavirus has shrouded the $900 billion equipment finance sector with a cloud of uncertainty. Overall, confidence in the equipment finance market in March is 46, a...


    The MIXYS EXTRACTASHAFT is one of the most efficient mixers on the market today, with 15% – 85 % filling of the mixer volume providing multiple batch sizes and increased flexibility in only one machine. Download this informational packet to learn the exact cost, time, and cleanliness...

  • Conveying Material via an Incline

    March 18, 2020

    Conveying material via an incline brings a unique set of challenges. Carrier Vibrating engineers solved these for a customer who needed a vibrating conveyor.  The vibrating conveyor needed to be at a 12° incline, which was difficult to achieve with the fine material being conveyed. A...

  • Conveyor Equipment Orders Drop in January

    March 13, 2020

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reports that its January 2020 booked orders decreased 6.54% when compared to January 2019 booked orders. When compared to December 2019, January 2020 booked orders decreased 70.8%. January 2020 booked orders increased 24.35% for Bulk...

  • USDA-Accepted CIP Conveyor Eliminates Contamination Risk

    March 11, 2020

    In response to industry demands for an enclosed, hygienic, certified solution for conveying all types of bulk food ingredients, Luxme International has launched a food-grade tubular chain conveyor, a USDA-accepted solution for transporting large quantities of dairy, meat, and poultry. The SaniLux...

  • Collaboration Leads to Outstanding Results for Foundry

    February 28, 2020

    Francis Manufacturing Co., an aluminum sand foundry in Russia (pronounced Roo-Shee), OH, faced an unusual challenge when looking to expand production capacity. Along with this goal, they wanted to maintain important “hands-on” decades-old processing methods to optimize casting quality....

  • ASGCO Unveils New Conveyor Belt Cleaner

    February 25, 2020

    The new patent-pending ASGCO BC-2 conveyor belt cleaner’s pre-tensioned stainless steel torsion spring mechanism provides continuous pressure on each arm assembly and the bolt-on overlapping tungsten carbide blades are adjustable and easy to replace, cutting down on maintenance cost and...

  • Addressing Drag Conveyor Chain Inefficiencies, Lifespan

    February 18, 2020

    In drag chain conveyors, chain usually constitutes the majority of maintenance expense in labor and parts. This is true for the best conveyors and especially for poorly designed, poorly maintained systems. But there are ways to increase the efficiency and lifespan of chain to lower operational...