Maintaining the driving force


Electrical drives are the force behind bulk handling facilities but operators are seeking fi t-and-forget solutions as more attention is pai...

Conveying it better


The physical characteristics of different bulk commodities combined with in-plant or terrain constraints determine the choice of an optimum ...

Oiling the powers of progress


Improved hydraulic drive systems are keeping pace with the advances made in electrical drive technology, thus widening the scope for conveyo...

NCIG contract win for ABB


ABB will provide a A$12M medium voltage drive system for an overland coal conveyor at the Newcastle Coal Infrastructure Group new terminal....

New brake alliance


Falk Corporation of Millwaukee (Wi), USA, has entered into a “tactical alliance” with the US arm of Denmark-based Svendborg Brakes to pr...

Alstom driving Chinese growth


To achieve a shorter working cycle for ore and coal handling at the Port of Dalian, high speed drives with optimal path control for hoist/gr...