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750 containerized unit with a capacity of 30 m³/h; and the semi-trailer ConStar 1500 with its on-board cement silos
and a capacity of up to 50 m³/h. In addition, further extending the company’s range of tracked crushing and screening
machines will be the SR165 scalping screen and the JR1165 crusher, both aimed specifically at the recycling market, and
the 1312 impact crusher and GC1200 high-speed cone crusher, both of which are well suited to the quarry environment.
Following its recent global launch at Intermat, in Paris, Hillhead 2012 will see the UK debut of the
Terex Finlay
684
inclined screen, a compact, easily transportable, highly versatile and adaptable machine engineered and built for work in
quarrying, mining, construction and demolition debris, topsoil, recycling, sand, gravel, coal and aggregate applications.
The 684 features an 8 m³ feed hopper, three full size 4.3 m x 1.7 m inclined screen decks and four hydraulically folding
discharge conveyors.
Materials handling
This year’s show will see bulk materials handling specialists
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displaying new products from the Cougar
family of vibratory motors. The Cougar brand was incorporated into Martin last year and their 12V truck vibratory motors
are expected to be a popular addition, helping truck drivers and haulage companies increase productivity with difficult
bulk material loads.
will be showing a working model of the Airconveyor, which is suitable for use with
cement, mortar, limestone, gypsum, fly ash and biomass materials. The revolutionary system is said to reduce power
consumption, friction, belt wear and maintenance, and allows steeper angles of inclination.
, manufacturers of endless conveyor belts for the mobile crushing, screening and recycling sector,
will be launching a series of new products including: a new polyurethane conveyor belt cleaner, new ‘Belt Buddy’ rapid
repair kit for rubber conveyor belts, new range of vulcanizing tools and materials; and new impact-resistant polyurethane
skirting.
Making their first appearance at Hillhead,
specialists in delivering and supporting slurry and
dewatering equipment solutions for the global mining and aggregates industries, will be exhibiting a comprehensive
range of products including: slurry pumps and submersible pumps from Warman; sizing screens, dewatering screens,
hoses and bends, and rubber sheet from Linatex; Cavex hydrocyclones; Isogate knife gate and pinch valves; Gemex belt
transmission systems; and Vulco mill linings.
Ancillary equipment
, specialists in solids and liquids measurement, will use the show as a launch pad for their new SPS 2000 silo-
protection pod. The SPS 2000 is said to be the world’s first fully integrated silo overfill protection system, which is easily
fitted via a single flange on top of the silo, while all critical components can be tested at ground level before every fill.
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will be exhibiting their new third-generation, maintenance-free, energy-efficient Red Power 3 drive belts,
which are increasingly being specified by operators of belt-driven machinery, such as crushers and screens, due to their
ability to reduce costs and improve productivity. Optibelt say efficiencies of 97% can be achieved with Red Power 3 and
the belts are available in all standard ‘V’ profiles.
Aqua-Trak
, the latest innovative product from Pneutrol International, will be officially launched at Hillhead 2012. This
new system provides the ready-mixed concrete producer with traceability, truck tracking, water monitoring and data
flow in real time, thereby allowing immediate corrective action when necessary. Also on display will be the company’s
Dynamix control system and next generation of wireless batching systems.
Appearing for the first time at Hillhead, US firm
Stonemont
Solutions
will be demonstrating their quality-control, plant-flow
modelling and mix-design software for the construction materials
industry. Used at more than 2,000 plants across the US, Canada
and the UK, the company’s user-friendly integrated software
products include aggQC, asphaltQC, concreteQC, crusherQC and
PlantFlow.
Heath and safety
will be demonstrating their latest product innovation,
the CASS system, which is designed to work in conjunction with
the company’s PowerLatch quick-coupler to alert ground workers
when a machine operator is releasing an attachment. The
system provides additional peace of mind for site workers and
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