Belt conveyors have a vital application because of its capability of handling higher tonnage over long distance at lower cost than any other type of conveyor. They are used extensively for small and big capacity as they are able to handle wide variety of materials economically.
Hyquip belt conveyors are performing numerous other functions in addition to transporting bulk materials, such as weighing, blending, sampling and stockpiling.
Since the materials are carried on the belt, it is suitable for handling certain corrosive materials also. The range of sizes of material handled on the belt conveyors is limited only by the width of the belt.
As belt conveyors get longer and conveyor systems get more complex, it is important to understand and utilize advanced design principals required to insure a robust, reliable and cost effective material handling system.