Friday 17th Aug, 2018
Richards Bay coal terminal. Photo: Aurecon

South African coal terminal replaces old gear

South Africa’s main coal conduit, the Richards Bay Coal Terminal, is to replace 39-year old stackers, reclaimers, and shiploaders, while…
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C-frame spreader for Sandvik’s Huolinhe I project in China.

Sandvik to sell materials handling business

Mining equipment manufacturer Sandvik is to sell its mining systems business, the product area responsible for the design and engineering…
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Kason’s Centri-Sifter Pneumati-Sifter centrifugal separator.

Kason buys Kek-Gardner

Kason Corporation, a US-based manufacturer of screening, sifting and fluid bed processing equipment, has acquired Kek-Gardner, a UK-based manufacturer of…
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Aumund arched plate conveyors replace coal feeders at RWE power plant in Germany (photo Aumund).

Arched plate conveyors replace 16 coal feeders at German plant

Bulk handling specialist Aumund says it helped the performance of utility giant RWE’s Neurath power plant by replacing 16 coal…
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LaborSave automated sack cutting and emptying system.

Manufacturer promotes sack emptying system

While 25kg sacks are ubiquitous across the bulk handling sector, efficient methods of emptying them are rare. Israeli company Ayal…
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Erection of Schade stacker at the Vietnamese steel plant.

Vietnamese steel plant commissions Schade machines

A giant new steel plant in Vietnam is commissioning bulk handling machines it ordered from German heavy equipment supplier Schade…
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Ricardo Garib.

New boss for Weir’s minerals division

Weir Group, a major provider of slurry handling mineral processing equipment, has appointed Ricardo Garib as managing director of its…
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AutoCAD Inventor design image of shiploader.

QBT’s Replacement Grain Handling Shiploader

Brisbane-based engineering firm Engineering Applications (ENAP) has recently completed a project for the design, fabrication and installation of a replacement…
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