Conveyed solution saves on costs and improves safety

A free-rotating belt on an inclined conveyor in a quarry site raised alarms for CBC senior sales manager Brenton Jones. The problem was caused due to a faulty gearbox and motor setup, presenting serious safety concerns.

The inclined belt conveyor had an old right angle worm gearbox, which would be costly to replace due to lower demands and inefficiencies. The solution, which the CBC engineering team suggested, came in the form of a redesigned and upgraded Bonfiglioli bevel helical gearbox with a TECO E3 IP66 mining spec motor. 

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Long-term partners a win for North Queensland

 

A Townsville-based construction business has made a very successful transition into quarrying, thanks to a decade-long relationship with his mobile crushing plant distributor. Mendi Group’s Jeff Doyle and Lincom Group’s Erwin Koch talk to Quarry.

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More reasons to improve air quality control: Golder

 

When it comes to air quality control, the onus is increasingly on the quarry rather than regulators to ensure best practice is met, according to two environmental experts.

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Hillhead Digital livestream platform a ‘huge success’

 

The inaugural Hillhead Digital event saw almost 5000 virtual visitors over the two-day event at the end of March.

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