ARCHIMEDES Conveyors Pty Ltd design and manufacture a wide range of industrial screw conveyors, which unlike those manufactured for the agriculture industry are suitable for continuous long term operation.
They incorporate a large variety of available commercial materials, from basic mild steel through to the Bisalloys and stainless ranges and screw diameters up to one metre.
Incorporated into the screw conveyor designs are a wide degree of pitch length and bore diameters for the flights.
Archimedes offer many varieties of outer casings, from standard trough shape tubes, combination shapes, and special shapes such as flared troughs.
To complement the screw conveyors, Archimedes also offer a range of accessories including shaft sealing, hanger bearings, drive packages, control gates and more.
Archimedes screw conveyors can and have been adapted to meet many duties and the units are suitable for waterproofing, dust enclosing, vacuum and pressurising jacket heating or cooling applications.
Screw conveyors are also suitable for mixing/blending, agitation, flow control or batching requirements.
The Archimedes’ Superflo range of screw conveyors and feeders represent the pinnacle in environmentally friendly methods of conveying and/or moving material.
Superflo screw conveyors have gained a wide acceptance as reliable, energy efficient, low noise equipment for handling diverse materials from basic sand through to sugar, caustic soda, carbon, kaolin, coal, alumina and ash to name but a few.
Screw conveyor design and construction depend largely on the intended duty, elevating distance, material being handled and other operating criteria.