Flexicon's BULK-OUT low-profile discharger positions intermediate bulk containers (IBCs) weighing up to 1450 kg in the frame using an electric hoist and trolley, discharges bulk solid materials into a surge hopper and conveys the material to a downstream process dust-free.
Automation is the latest trend in mining with the 'cruise control' setting for many processes now increasingly becoming popular. Many experts say automation is here to stay but as technology continues to evolve, what does this change actually mean to the future of Australian mining?
One of the largest producers of mineral water in France, Carola, is producing a lighter PET bottle and, in doing so, has also increased output speed by 3000 containers/h.
To effectively schedule volumes, process manufacturers need systems designed for the unique needs of their industry. However, many systems are not equipped to manage the challenges of volume scheduling.
The Dragonfly 2020 3D PCB printer, from Nano Dimension, can produce professional multilayer printed circuit boards (PCBs) and 3D circuitry as a rapid prototyping tool for electronics professionals.
A quarry has acheived increased productivity as well as increased uptime and 30% higher crusher wear liner life using the Metso cone crusher.
The BEV-CON mobile flexible screw conveyor with round vibratory screener removes oversize particles and reduces soft agglomerates before conveying.
Metso has announced it is increasing its manufacturing capacity for large crusher wear parts castings used in minerals processing by investing in a second melting furnace at the Isithebe foundry in South Africa.
Boral's Linwood quarry had a 30-year-old primary jaw crusher that was struggling to keep up with production demands, and tertiary crushers that were nearing the end of their effective service life.
Consumer trends towards healthy eating, sustainability and convenience are impacting the global packaging market.