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Belt and apron feeders with bin and hopper design considerations

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RCR Tomlinson is a leading multi-disciplined engineering company in the provision of integrated solutions to the mining, energy, resources and power sectors.

Key features of the custom designed belt feeders:
The RCR belt feeders has an interactive computer design model with outputs which incorporates:
  • Ore characteristics: Bin and hopper design considerations; Customer specifications; Finite element analysis of major components; 3D design models, to allow client interface; AS 9001 2002 accredited design control process
  • Design employing both the Australian materials handling industry standard TUNRA and RCR’s extensive design modelling expertise
  • Heavy duty mechanical design
  • Comprehensive design, support and interaction with the client
  • Fully developed bin, hopper and stockpile design support
  • Advanced maintenance and operational features, including retractable idlers and unique Hydraulic tensioning system
  • Designs are currently available for feeders up to 15,000 tonnes per hour, 3m (w) x 30m (l)
The apron feeders have similar specifications and features as the belt feeders, however, designs can cater for up to 10,000 tonnes per hour, 3m (w) x 40m (l).

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