MARTIN ENGINEERING Mining News

New Conveyor Idler Aligner Delivers Improved Safety, Precise Adjustment

A new conveyor idler aligner featuring a safe and effective method to manually fine tune OEM-style self-adjusting idlers has been introduced by Martin Engineering. Read more

Conveyor belt transfers that deliver material control

Martin Engineering has introduced custom-engineered transfer chutes, helping to deliver material control from the time it leaves the conveyor discharge pulley until it reaches the receiving belt. Read more

Good belt cleaning reduces Grasberg copper and gold losses

The April issue of IM includes the penultimate article on PT Freeport Indonesia (PTFI) and looks at oreflow to the concentrator and overburden handling. Obviously an operation of this size employs hundreds of kilometres of conveyor belt. Cleaning those belts properly is vitally important and relies on Martin Engineering belt cleaners.

New Carryback Capture System returns material to main cargo stream

Martin Engineering Scavenger Conveyor controls fugitive material in tough conditions (Neponset, IL) — A patented scavenger conveyor system, designed to minimize problems with fugitive material in tough applications like underground mines and low-overhead transfers, has […]

Martin Engineering improves Railcar Opener

CONTACT: Chelsea Blake (309) 594-2384 Ext. 518 or [email protected] May 5, 2009 Pivoting wheels allow unit to move, improving mating to railcar bottom Martin Engineering improves Railcar Opener (Neponset IL)-To improve the unit's ability to […]

Martin Engineering cleans up Inspection and Access

CONTACT: Chelsea Blake (309) 594-2384 Ext. 518 or [email protected] April 9, 2009 Martin Engineering cleans up Inspection and Access New low-profile MARTIN® Door improves access without material accumulation (Neponset, IL)- To improve conveyor maintenance, Martin […]

Martin Engineering updates industry-standard sealing system

New MARTIN® Double APRON SEALTM Skirting combines effective dual seal with double wear life (Neponset, IL)-An improved version of Martin Engineering's industry-leading APRON SEALTM Skirtboard Sealing system now provides double the wear life. New MARTIN® […]

New facility expands capabilities for Martin Engineering Brazil

(NEPONSET IL)-A new facility with more than four times the floor space holds the promise of expanded capabilities for Martin Engineering in Brazil. The relocation in September 2008 to a newly purchased and larger facility […]

Recirculating Conveyor System “turns on” at Martin Engineering Center for Innovation

A three-conveyor system that can carry material in a continuous loop is the among the most advanced capabilities of Martin Engineering’s new Research and Development Center in Neponset, Illinois, USA. This recirculating conveyor system is […]

Martin Engineering Center for Innovation to undertake cooperative research to improve industry

(Neponset IL)—Cooperative research programs with industry leaders to solve identified material handling problems are a significant part of the mission of Martin Engineering’s new Center for Bulk Materials Handling Innovation (CFI). Part pure-science research laboratory, […]