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I am amazed that on an overland conveyor of this significance that professional (paid) help has not been sought. The idea of reactively, blindly adding counterweight is absurd. The system was not designed for your new configuration. It must be restored to its original designed as this worked properl...... [read more]

Here is a story on KOCH. Koch of Wasgaden was assimilated by FLS quite early on in this century so it is likely that many staff still work with them. For those who have moved on it should be worth your while searching a LinkedIn website, generally and also within the relevant groups on material han...... [read more]

Refer here as a start: Regards, The point of my first reply is to inform you do not need to build an enclosed gallery to control dust emissions. We had to satisfy the environmental board for our Adani Dahej Port 14 km conveyor with a special enclosure for the trough conveyor. Depending on the desi...... [read more]

Dear Himanshu Joshi, if considering a holddown device at all (the estimated experts on belt conveyor design on this forum will surely chip in valable advice on options or pros / cons), pls. investigate, if you really want to completely flatten the belt out of its trough in the concave curve. Belt tr...... [read more]

It is pretty hard to tell the manufacturer from a photo - but I agree it was not homemade. There is lots of valuable information on this site from my good friend George Baker that will help you along the way. to show you a couple of them. Use the search up in the top right hand corner of every page....... [read more]

Dear Sirs, Is there any standard or guidelines for percentage of work share in conveyor system /projects. In normal practice the percentage of work share we assume as follows:(Though it varies case to case) Design and engineering approx 6-8%%, Material cost 60-65%, Conversion 10-20%, Installation - ...... [read more]

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SCHWENK Zement KG setzt auf Pipe Conveyor der BEUMER Group: Ohne Materialverluste und mit wenig Aufwand ans Ziel Um im Zementwerk in Bernburg nahe Magdeburg alternative Brennstoffe wie zerkleinertes Kunststoffmaterial, Textilien und Papier von der Lagerhalle zu den Beschickungssystemen des Ofens zu ...... [read more]

ContiTech und Techmi bauen längsten Fördergurt Europas für französische Zementfabrik • Fördergurtinstallation auf einer Strecke von 6,2 Kilometern • Innovation von Techmi ermöglicht Gurtrücklauf parallel zum Transportgurt • Kompetentes Service-Team von ContiTech übernimmt Montage Schneller, länger, ...... [read more]

19. November 2014 Spatenstich zur neuen KROHNE Konzernzentrale in Duisburg Baubeginn der neuen KROHNE Konzernzentrale mit einem Investitionsvolumen von über 16 Mio. Euro Büroarbeitsplätze für ca. 250 Mitarbeiter auf 7 Etagen mit einer Geschossfläche von 8.195 m² Geplante Gesamtfertigstellung im Augu...... [read more]

Das Geschäft mit der asiatischen Verfahrensindustrie Van Beek arbeitet mit einem Agenten in Peking zusammen Im Laufe der letzten Jahre hat die europäische Verfahrensindustrie zunehmend Marktanteile an Asien abtreten müssen. Der Grund dafür ist unter anderem, dass sich seit dem Ende des 20. Jahrhunde...... [read more]

Three-Tec Workshop mit Schwerpunkt Dosiertechnik und Extrusion im Miniaturmassstab Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, Three-Tec führt am 12. März 2015 ein Workshop mit Schwerpunkt Dosiertechnik und Extrusion im Miniaturmassstab durch und stellt eine komplette Fertigungslinie mit Dosiersystem, Extruder, ...... [read more]

HAVER & BOECKER gewinnt LAFARGE Global Supplier Award 2014 Die HAVER & BOECKER ADAMS®-Technologie überzeugt in der Kategorie Nachhaltigkeit. Award für exklusiven Einsatz bei Lafarge Tarmac in UK Zum ersten Mal in der Unternehmensgeschichte hat LAFARGE, ein weltweiter Führer in Baumaterialien, einen ...... [read more]

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IPB 2014 - International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing Exhibition & Conference

2014-11-04T18:13:26Z by Reinhard Wöhlbier
Exhibitions / Conferences

    IPB 2014  International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing Exhibition & Conference October 14-16, 2014 International Exhibition Centre INTEX Shanghai, China China´s leading trade show for technologies for size reduction, grinding, mixing, screening, filtering, dosing, and conveying of po... [read more]

Professor Matheron's take on random functions

2014-10-26T16:30:44Z by Jan W Merks
Sampling & Statistics

Once upon a time Professor Matheron saw fit to talk about Brownian motion along straight lines. He talked about it during his presentation at a colloquium on Geostatistics at the University of Kansas on June 7-9, 1970. What he didn't know in those days was that degrees of freedom ought to be counted... [read more]

Fakuma 2014 Photo Gallery

2014-10-16T16:32:03Z by Reinhard Wöhlbier
Exhibitions / Conferences

23rd Fakuma – International trade fair for plastics processing In its over 30-year history, the Fakuma international trade fair for plastics processing has become a prominent meeting place for the industry, with international charisma. It holds second place in the overall ranking of internation... [read more]

Who created geostatistics?

2014-10-15T16:52:55Z by Jan W Merks
Sampling & Statistics

Professor George Matheron did! How many geostatistocrats knew that he was the mastermind behind  the novel science of geostatistics? Dr Frederic P Agterberg was another mastermind. I'll take time to report what he has been writing. Why waste time by kriging, smoothing and rigging the rules of applie... [read more]



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