Category Archives: Rock Features

Hey Prairie Dawg, “How about a feeder overview?”

Hey Prairie Dawg, “How about a feeder overview?”

Prairie Dawg Practical by Tim Holmberg, DEMI Equipment I would imagine the word “feeder” outside of a gravel or mining installation would throw a few people off when mentioned. Why would we use that word in relation to digging and hauling dirt out of huge hole in the ground? After about 30 minutes or so […]

Conveying systems: an overview

Conveying systems: an overview

by RockRoadRecycle staff writer Concrete and cement production is generally undertaken at specifically designed stationary processing plants. Here conveying systems are integral components of the set up, being vital to the entire operation of the plant.  Although the conveying systems used are often very similar, many manufacturers are developing systems to work in highly specialized […]

The recent addition of a conveyor line gives Terex Finlay dealers an opportunity to help producers improve production

The recent addition of a conveyor line gives Terex Finlay  dealers an opportunity to help producers  improve production

by Jon M. Casey With the addition of a new line of conveyors in 2017, Terex Finlay equipment users have realized the benefits of using a conveyor to stockpile material once it is crushed or screened to its desired size. According to Ciaran Keyes, Terex Finlay commercial director for conveyance systems, there are a number […]

The recent addition of a conveyor line gives Terex Finlay dealers an opportunity to help producers improve production

The recent addition of a conveyor line gives Terex Finlay  dealers an opportunity to help producers  improve production

by Jon M. Casey With the addition of a new line of conveyors in 2017, Terex Finlay equipment users have realized the benefits of using a conveyor to stockpile material once it is crushed or screened to its desired size. According to Ciaran Keyes, Terex Finlay commercial director for conveyance systems, there are a number […]

Many sticky returns: Gold mine seeks solution to carryback

Many sticky returns: Gold mine seeks solution to carryback

by Shane Tighe / Territory Manager, Martin Engineering The word “downtime” in any industry is a veritable curse word.  Unscheduled work stoppage is particularly troublesome for a system that depends on the efficiency of its conveyors and can add to pressure from investors who know the company is — in the most literal sense — […]