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Weighing

12 October 2010 | Weighing
Precia-Molen install a fully automated loading and weighing system for RockTron RockTron’s brand new £30 million eco-mineral processing plant at Fiddler’s Ferry, near Widnes,...
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12 October 2010 | Weighing
Weighing data is critical for any quarry operator. With a wide range of weighing systems available, how can a company be sure that the associated software is up to standard, asks Simon Hallam, global...
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14 May 2010 | Weighing
The development of fully integrated weighbridge systemsWeighbridges continue to play an increasingly vital role in quarrying and recycling operations, acting as critical control points for vehicles...
12 August 2009 | Weighing
Silo-Weigh solves high-capacity weighing challenge at Castle Hill QuarryA high-capacity Silo-Weigh system, installed by AV Technology Ltd (AVT) on two large limestone silos, is playing a vital...
01 October 2008 | Weighing
A weighing and loading management system at Tarmac’s Tunstead Quarry, in Derbyshire, is helping to move 6 million tonnes of aggregate products a year. Every day more than 650 vehicles,...
03 March 2008 | Weighing
Interfacing weighing systems using radio modemsWhen weighing equipment is installed in an industrial facility, such as a quarry, mine, or waste-disposal site, it is often located in the noisiest,...
Tagged in: Lodestone
03 March 2008 | Weighing
Emlyn Roberts, sales director with Weightron Bilanciai, outlines how recent advances in technology and engineering are improving weighbridge versatilityWeighbridges are often seen as the unsung...
03 March 2008 | Weighing
The use of new technology called VIPER means that VOSA is cracking down on overloaded and unevenly loaded vehicles. To take action, the quarrying industry needs accurate and reliable weighing...
01 February 2007 | Weighing
New technology ensures vital weighing data is used to its best advantageWeighing is at the heart of most quarrying and recycling operations, with equipment as diverse as weighbridges, axle weighers,...
Tagged in: Weightron Bilanciai
01 February 2007 | Weighing
Weighbridge downtime can cost a quarry thousands of pounds an hour, so having an effective preventative maintenance programme in place is vital, argues Chris Thorpe, service manager for Avery Weigh-...
01 May 2006 | Weighing
To the old adage ‘the only certain things in life are death and taxes’ should be added ‘…and spiralling energy costs’. One of the most significant costs in the production of most bulk solids is the...
01 May 2006 | Weighing
A blend of versatile instrumentation, user-friendly software and communication technology is rapidly increasing the scope of weighing equipment at quarries and mineral processing plants. Weighbridges...
01 May 2006 | Weighing
Modern weighbridge systems form a critical part of the quarry cash-flow process. Campbell Deaz, Avery Weigh-Tronix’s general manager for weighbridge systems technology, explains why they should be a...
01 July 2005 | Weighing
The integration of new and diverse technologies with traditional weighbridges is playing a growing part in system improvement across a broad spectrum of industries. Weightron Bilanciai’s sales...
01 July 2005 | Weighing
Dispelling some of the myths about belt weigher installationsThere is a common fallacy that you need to have studied the ‘dark arts’ to be able to install and calibrate a belt weigher. This article...
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