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  • Parts of mining, oil and gas industries stymie belt makers

    Parts of mining, oil and gas industries stymie belt makers

    INDIANAPOLIS—Challenged. Extremely difficult. Suffering. The new normal. Those are some of the short descriptions belt manufacturers, fabricators, distributors and suppliers used when discussing the current state of segments of the mining and oil and gas industries. Sectors that have contributed the most to the loss of business in the mining market have been principally coal,…

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  • Conveyor Belts Market to Witness Steady Growth During the Forecast Period 2015-2025

    Conveyor Belts Market to Witness Steady Growth During the Forecast Period 2015-2025

    Conveyor belts are primarily employed for carrying objects, from one point to another. The belts typically comprise two or more pulleys to rotate a belt in continuous circles. The material to be transported in placed on the belt and is carried to the end point on the belt. Commonly, two pulleys are employed for functioning…

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  • Cat Introduces the PM620 and PM622 Cold Planers

    Cat Introduces the PM620 and PM622 Cold Planers

    The PM620 and PM622 are powered by a Cat C18 ACERT engine, a turbocharged, 6-cylinder diesel engine that provides 470 kW (630 hp) of gross power. The C18 engine meets U.S. EPA Tier 4 Final and EU Stage IV emission standards. The engine is iso-mounted to reduce vibration and increase operator comfort. The Automatic Engine…

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  • Activated Roller Belts Are Endlessly Mesmerizing

    Activated Roller Belts Are Endlessly Mesmerizing

    If it can be said that conveyor belts have defining qualities, perhaps their most defining is that they move in one direction. Well, not all conveyor belts. This omnidirectional conveyor belt is built by Intralox, a company based out of New Orleans with a history that matches the city. Its parent company Laitram was founded1949…

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  • Global Roller Conveyor Belt Market 2016 – Sales Volume, Company Profile, Products and Specifications, Price and Gross Margin

    Global Roller Conveyor Belt Market 2016 – Sales Volume, Company Profile, Products and Specifications, Price and Gross Margin

    The report offers an in-depth study of the “Global Roller Conveyor Belt Market”. The report, titled Roller Conveyor Belt, projects the growth rate of the Roller Conveyor Belt market during the forecast period. Providing a brief overview Roller Conveyor Belt market, the report estimates the size and valuation of the Roller Conveyor Belt industry in…

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  • Global Steel Cord Conveyor Belt Market 2016- DRB, Taifeng, All-State, Metso, AKE, Zhongyi, Bando.

    Global Steel Cord Conveyor Belt Market 2016- DRB, Taifeng, All-State, Metso, AKE, Zhongyi, Bando.

    Market.Biz has recently launched new Market Research Report on “Steel Cord Conveyor Belt Market” is a in-depth and professional survey on Steel Cord Conveyor Belt Market. The research study Global Steel Cord Conveyor Belt Industry offers strategic assessment of the Global Steel Cord Conveyor Belt market. The industry report focuses on the growth opportunities, which…

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  • New technology generates power using conveyor belt energy

    New technology generates power using conveyor belt energy

    Martin Engineering has introduced its new technology that uses kinetic energy from a moving conveyor belt to generate power to run electronic systems within a power station. The Martin Roll Gen System to create a self contained mini power station that allows operators to run electrical monitoring systems and safety mechanisms. Operators are not required…

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  • Global Rubber Conveyor Belt Market 2016: Industry Demand, Segment, Statistics and Research to 2020

    Global Rubber Conveyor Belt Market 2016: Industry Demand, Segment, Statistics and Research to 2020

    The report titled Global Rubber Conveyor Belt Market to 2020 – Market Size, Development, Top 10 Countries, and Forecasts provides first hand industry information on the present market condition in the most genuine way, and forecast for Rubber Conveyor Belts in the world and in the top 10 global countries. Apart from global report on…

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  • How to Extend the Lifespan of Your Metal Belt Conveyor

    How to Extend the Lifespan of Your Metal Belt Conveyor

    Metal belt conveyor systems are known to be very durable and would last longer as compared to other system. But even the toughest type of conveyor system it requires proper maintenance and handling to make it last longer. There are some designs considerations that you need to keep in mind to keep your metal belt…

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  • New Technology Generates Power Using Conveyor Belt Kinetic Energy

    New Technology Generates Power Using Conveyor Belt Kinetic Energy

    Martin Engineering has introduced a technology that uses the kinetic energy from a moving conveyor belt to generate enough power to run a wide variety of electronic systems. The Martin Roll Gen System was designed to create a self-contained mini power station that allows operators to run electrical monitoring systems and safety mechanisms. Able to…

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  • Heavy Industrial Conveyor Belts

    Heavy Industrial Conveyor Belts

    Conveyors belts have been used in a number of industries for decades now. Their flexibility and durability have made transporting not only small but also heavy packages very easy. The increase in demand for reduced cost, integrated automation, and increased throughput has led to the need for better, faster and more durable conveyor belts. The…

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  • Flexible screw conveyor for front-end loaders

    Flexible screw conveyor for front-end loaders

    KENT-based Flexicon have introduced a new extreme-duty flexible screw conveyor system with purpose-built hopper for the transfer of bulk material received from front-end loaders. The conveyor consists of a heavy-gauge stainless steel screw that rotates within a 200mm stainless steel tube. Since the conveyor is driven at its top end by a 15kW variable-speed electric…

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