Application Profile

13 November 2017

Mine Sizer for Large Mine

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Mine Sizer

A large mining OEM needed a custom belted drive solution for use on a line of mine sizers. The machines feature a pair of cleated (toothed) rollers that crush material between them to a specific size. The belted drive transfers power from the motor/gearbox shaft to the crushing roller shaft.

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30 October 2017

Elevator Drive

TB Wood's Elevator Drive Component Castings for Inventory/Delivery Optimization

TB Wood’s worked closely with one of its major elevator industry customers to develop a demand level-loading program for its castings.

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09 October 2017

Sand Mine Conveyors

TB Wood's V-Belt Drive for Sand Mine Conveyors

A reliable belted drive solution was needed by a large mining equipment manufacturer for its moveable inclined conveyors. The belt conveyors are used for stacking material at sand mines and stone quarries.

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31 August 2017

Mine Slurry Pumps

TB Wood's V-Belt Drives for Mine Slurry Pumps

A large pump OEM required a rugged belted drive solution for slurry pumps used by a copper mine customer. The pumps are used to transport slurry, comprised of ore and water, through a pipeline. After reaching its destination, the ore is separated from the water and the remaining water is treated prior to release or reuse.

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10 July 2017

Mine Refrigeration Compressor

TB Wood's MTO Sheaves for Mine Refrigeration Compressor

A major refrigeration system manufacturer required a custom sheave solution for a large belt-driven mine refrigeration compressor. The belted drive transfers power from the electric motor to the compressor. The reciprocating compressor raises the temperature of the refrigerant gas before it is pumped into a condenser.

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