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September 09-11, 2019
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Belo Horizonte, Brazil

September 10-12, 2019
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Houston, TX

September 18-19, 2019
NAEC 2019
Grand Rapids, MI

Mining and Aggregate

28 May 2019

Global Repair and Support Service for Mining

Global Repair and Support Service for the Mining Industry

Equipment used in the mining industries is subject to extreme mechanical stresses: it has to operate in challenging climatic environments, yet has to work reliably with an operational lifespan frequently measured in decades. In many cases, the easy-to-reach resources have already been extracted, meaning today’s equipment is increasingly sophisticated and having to work even harder to reach what is left.

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30 November 2017

Quarry Vibratory Screen

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Quarry Vibratory Screen

A major global mining equipment manufacturer needed a belted drive for a vibrating screen used at quarries and mines. As material is fed into the top of the inclined machine, vibration causes the material to move down as it drops through a series of different screens with selected size mesh openings.

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13 November 2017

Mine Sizer

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Mine Sizer

A large mining OEM needed a custom belted drive solution for use on a line of mine sizers. The machines feature a pair of cleated (toothed) rollers that crush material between them to a specific size. The belted drive transfers power from the motor/gearbox shaft to the crushing roller shaft.

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09 October 2017

Sand Mine Conveyors

TB Wood's V-Belt Drive for Sand Mine Conveyors

A reliable belted drive solution was needed by a large mining equipment manufacturer for its moveable inclined conveyors. The belt conveyors are used for stacking material at sand mines and stone quarries.

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10 July 2017

Mine Refrigeration Compressor

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Mine Refrigeration Compressor

A major refrigeration system manufacturer required a custom sheave solution for a large belt-driven mine refrigeration compressor. The belted drive transfers power from the electric motor to the compressor. The reciprocating compressor raises the temperature of the refrigerant gas before it is pumped into a condenser.

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