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Removing the rollers: air-cushion conveyors glide into the spotlight 

Bruks Siwertell air-cusihon conveyors
27 Nov 2020

Belt conveyors use some of the most trusted and widely applied technology throughout the industrial world. When only very high-capacity belt conveyors will do, we have one of the most comprehensive ranges on the market.

Blossoming sawmill business boosted by innovative waste wood residue solution

Bruks Tubulator at sawmill at SCA Tunadal, Sweden
18 Nov 2020

Following a ten-year development plan that has seen a new sawline inaugurated in 2016 and a new planing mill in 2018, SCA’s Tunadal Sawmill, in Sundsvall, Sweden, is going from strength to strength.

Can you afford to spill?

Siwertell ship unloader
9 Nov 2020

To know why this move is so important, you have to understand why cargo spillage and degradation is a problem. Let us start with grab cranes, because alumina is a high-value dry bulk material, spillage associated with this traditional unloading method costs the industry millions of dollars every year.

Inspections reveal opportunities for ongoing performance improvements

Bruks Siwertell overpile stacker reclaimer
21 Oct 2020

During regular inspections from original equipment manufacturers (OEMs), surveyors often make relatively small adjustments to operational parameters that deliver significant performance benefits, and for many operators, unplanned downtime can be easily avoided.

Choose an unloader based on value, not cost

Siwertell ship unloader
9 Oct 2020

It is a false economy to select an unloader without considering operational parameters and performance, through-ship efficiencies, and through-life costs; value-for-money should always be the aim, Per Karlsson, President, Siwertell AB, Bruks Siwertell Group, explains.

Enclosed Siwertell unloader opens up new opportunities for US bulk terminal

Siwertell ship unloader
18 Sep 2020

Although designed with the specific purpose of handling sulfur, Keystone had witnessed the flexibility of Siwertell unloaders across the globe, and was confident that it could bring the machine into use for cement, synthetic gypsum, and agromax.

Planned service stops keep Brazil’s grain unloaders in their prime

Siwertell ship unloader in Brazil
7 Sep 2020

Brazil has vast agricultural reserves and is a world-leader in food production. Technological advances coupled with its natural resources means that Brazil is a strong competitor with the US as the world’s largest soybean and corn producer and exporter.

Categories: Bulk unloading

Tags: grain bulkhandling

Air-cushion conveyors deliver competitive edge to new Canadian pellet plant

Bruks Siwertell air-cushion conveying
17 Aug 2020

A new Bruks Siwertell installation at the Port of Saguenay, Canada, featuring innovative air-cushion conveying, is helping forestry industry operator Barrette-Chapais improve sustainability on both a local and global scale. Climate change and a growing urgency to protect the environment also comes with the responsibility to reduce waste and make the best possible use of existing resources.

Cutting-edge biofuel demonstrator plant depends on proven wood-processing technology

Signing agreement between Bruks Siwertell and Silva Green Fuel
12 Aug 2020

Due to launch in autumn 2021, the Silva Green Fuel plant will serve as a demonstrator for the latest technologies in second-generation biofuel production, and its owners have turned to Bruks Siwertell to supply the wood-processing and handling equipment for the plant.

Tags: biomass

Rapid delivery schedule keeps long-term customer competitive

Bruks Siwertell shiploader
24 Jul 2020

Bruks Siwertell has a huge collective experience of handling sulfur from contracts around the world. In addition to loaders, such as the one delivered to Martin Operating Partnership, the company offers high-capacity Siwertell unloaders.