UpComing Tradeshows

November 19-22, 2019
YugAgro 2019
Krasnodar, Russia

November 19-21, 2019
CFIA Expo 2019
Lyon, France

November 19-21, 2019
Power-Gen 2019
New Orleans, LA

Mining & Aggregate

27 September 2019

China Coal and Mining Expo 2019

Altra Motion offer power transmission solutions for mining application at CCM 2019 in Beijing

Altra Motion will attend CCM 2019 (China Coal & Mining Expo 2019) during Oct 30- Nov 2 in Beijing, China, providing power transmission solutions for underground mining, surface mining and processing applications.

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23 September 2019

Marland BCMA Backstops & Svendborg BSFI Brakes for Coal Mine Conveyor System

Robust braking and holdback solutions were required for use on a conveyor system at Sasol’s Impumelelo coal mine expansion project in South Africa. The multi-conveyor system includes a 26.9 km (16.7 mile) long overland conveyor, one of the longest single-flight conveyors in the country, that transports the coal from the mine to a distant storage bunker facility.

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05 September 2019

Braking Systems and Backstops

Altra Motion Braking Systems and Backstops for Gold Mine Conveyors

Altra Industrial Motion brands recently supplied braking systems and backstops for use on a variety of conveyors installed at a new open pit heap-leach gold mine in Siberia. When fully operational, the mine is expected to output an average of 230,000 ounces of gold annually.

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03 July 2019

Quarry Inclined Conveyor

Marland BCMA Backstop for Quarry Inclined Conveyor

A large limestone quarry operation in Kentucky needed to find a replacement backstop fast for one of its incline conveyors. The existing competitor backstop, mounted to the conveyor’s head shaft, had reached the end of its useful service life and was starting to fail.

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06 June 2019

Wichita Clutch Smooth Operators

Smooth Operators: Wichita multi-plate clutch technology

On geared ball and SAG mills with large inertia loads, multi-plate clutches are often utilized to provide smooth torque ramp-up to the mill’s pinion gear speed while keeping the power spike down on the motor current draw as the mill starts to rotate.

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