Use an overland conveyor to move aggregate and you’ll save time and money. You’ll cut trucking labor and fuel costs and lose less product to spills. The material will suffer less segregation and with reduced noise and dust emissions, environmental concerns will fall.
Aggregate takes many forms and its uses are varied. Mining, construction, and material processing/production are just some of the industries that need to move it through their operations.
Every aggregate presents conveying challenges. Quarry dust or fines are an issue with some, others are sharp-edged or abrasive. Density, which ranges from that of geosynthetic aggregate to slag or recycled concrete, influences transfer rates and required conveyor power. Some applications need only short runs, others span miles.
For these reasons and more, aggregate conveyors always need some customization. Structure, drive system, belt construction, and dust control are some of the components that must be selected and designed to suit the application.
Custom packages typically include:
West River Conveyors has engineered customized conveyor solutions to handle many different types of aggregate in a variety of environments: ask how we can support your next aggregate handling project.
We can engineer conveyor systems to transport:
Accessories can significantly improve the safety and productivity of people working around the conveyor system. They can also reduce maintenance requirements, extend service intervals, and improve reliability. Common accessories for aggregate conveyors include:
For availability and pricing, call 877-958-8540.
We offer replacement parts that will help your conveyor equipment deliver the results you expect for many years to come. These are from brands like Falk, Voith, Rexnord, and Dodge and include:
We can help you determine which components are right for your existing equipment. If you don’t see what you need listed, ask us about availability as we may be able to obtain it.
To expedite delivery please provide the following information when placing an order or requesting pricing:
Established in 1981, West River Conveyors has a reputation for engineering durable, high-quality conveyor systems and supplying affordable parts. To provide the best experience and results we partner with leading industry brands and offer top quality, long-lasting products at competitive prices. If you need to move aggregate, a West River Conveyors expert can help you understand your options.
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