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Sept. 28, 2018

Top 10 conveyor hazards and their solutions

Download a high-resolution poster that is a quick and easy reference to frequent biomass conveyor hazards and their solutions.

Samson material feeders heading to Spain biomass plant

A new biomass power plant to be built for ENCE Energía & Celulosa in Huelva, Spain by Spanish general contractor SENER will have two Samson Material Feeders.

Pulp mill upgrades hog fuel, wood chip handling equipment

A North American pulp mill upgraded its hog fuel, wood chip handling equipment to reduce significant dust and spillage issues from old worn out transfer chutes.

Bruks, Siwertell merge creating dry bulk handling group

“This is a true partnership between two strong brands, Siwertell and BRUKS, as they complement each other very well both in terms of product portfolio and market coverage,” Per Karlsson, managing director of Siwertell, said in the release.

Forest Concepts looks to improve biomass handling systems

Forest Concepts has been awarded a $1.8 million co-operative agreement from the U.S. Department of Energy to address poor flowability, high friction, and highly variable physical properties that have plagued the biomass industry.
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Manufacturer Confident in Innovative Conveyor

SMART conveyors from Biomass Engineering & Equipment are highly refined, modular machines that allow for wide customization. These twin-chain drag conveyors boast unmatched inclines—up to vertical—energy efficiency, simple maintenance, and reliable operation that will continue for years. BE&E is so confident in the conveyors that they back them with the industry’s leading warranty. Contact them to learn how their products deliver on their slogan: Superior Engineering, Superior Performance. >> Learn More
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Ways to maximize conveyor operation

From belt construction, to structural composition to splicing considerations, having fundamental knowledge of conveying systems can provide enhanced belt performance outcomes. » Read more...

Equipment spotlight: Material handling

Canadian Biomass narrows in on material handling options, from small wheel loaders, to walking floors and bagging lines, available to customers in Canada. » Read more...
Sponsored Spotlight 

Wolf Material Handling Systems

Wolf Material Handling Systems offers versatile Underpile Reclaimer platforms that automatically reclaim and evenly meter all wood fuel products including: granular, chipped, hogged and even tub-ground fuels. These robust and innovative designs include low profile offerings that can be incorporated into almost all new or retro-fit applications. Engineered with ease of maintenance in mind these systems are engineered to provide easy access to wear parts and include a slow speed chain design with VFD drives to further reduce wear. Other standard offerings include hardened chains and heavy-duty frame construction that allow “drive over” capability and provide years of service. >> Learn More

Biofuels International Conference and Expo

October 10-11, 2018
Location: Berlin, Germany
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International Biogas Congress & Expo

October 10-11, 2018
Location: Berlin, Germany
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Biomass North Forum

October 16-17, 2018
Location: Thunder Bay, Ont.
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