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presents issue No. 3 May/June 2003 of
bulk solids handling
published by Trans Tech Publications

Editor: Marcel Droettboom
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Editorial by Alan W. Roberts, Australia

Company and Personal News

Calendar

Articles:

D.L. Schott & L.A. van Wijk, ESI Eurosilo BV, The Netherlands:
Small Scale Homogenisation in Mammoth Silos

J. Jegzulka, Czech Republic:
Granular States of Material Aggregation - A Comparison of Ideal Bulk Material with Ideal fluid and Ideal Solid Matter

M.A. Alspaugh, USA:
The Evolution of Intermediate Driven Belt Conveyor Technology

R.M. Horak, USA:
A New Technology for Pipe or Tube Conveyors

D.J. Sheehy, Australia:
Balancing of Multi-Drive Conveyor Motors with Wound Rotor Motors

P. Staples, Republic of South Africa:
Effects of Support Structures on Belt Conveyor Systems

Product News:

New Lacing Technology for Belts (Minet S.A.)

Backlash-Free and Torsionally Stiff Overload System (KTR Kupplungstechnik GmbH)

Conveyor Idlers - Some Considerations (Melco Conveyor Equipment)

Advanced Disc Couplings Improve Torque/Misaligment Capabilities (Lovejoy, Inc.)

Controlled Flow Material Transfer System (Parramatta Group, LLC)

Richwood Develops Specialty Belt Cleaner Blade (Richwood Industries, Inc.)

New Rubber-Topped conveyor-Belt Fasteners Extend Splice Life, Speed Installation and Reduce Noise (*Flexible Steel Lacing)

Easily more than One Million Nm (SEW-EURODRIVE GmbH & Co KG)

Powder Coated Rollers - a South Africa First (Melco Conveyor Equipment)

Split Shaft Seals for Screw Conveyors (Woodex Bearing Co. Inc.)

High Capacity Bucket Elevators for Hebei Jidong Cement (Maschinenfabrik Beumer GmbH & Co. KG)

Wear Protection in Coal-Fired Power Plants - Success by Protective Linings (Kalenborn Kalprotect)

New Highly Flexible STROMAG TRI-R (Stromag AG)

KALBOND (TM) Adhesive Bonding System Used with ALRESIST(R) Lining Outlasts Steel Auger Shaft on a Screw Conveyor (Abresist Corp.)

Cyclonaire Turbo-Inductor Speeds Trailer Unloading (Cyclonaire Corp.)

Parramatta Offers Expanded Eliminator Line (Parramatta Group, LLC)

Shetlands Islands Success for Finedoor (Finedoor Ltd.)

Optimal Primary Belt Cleaner's Design (Jim Way Enterprise Co., Ltd.)

Keep Conveyor Belts on Track (Arch Environmental Equipment, Inc.)

New Range of Hydraulic Vibrators from Invicta (Invicta Vibrators)

Another Bateman Ultrasep for Processing Coal Fines (Bateman Materials Handling Ltd.)

Measuring Technology from Darmstadt is Keeping Guard at the Gates of Madrid (Schenck Process GmbH)

SKF Induction Heater Reduces Heating Costs by up to 50% (SKF GmbH)

Weight Sensors for Bulk Inventory Monitoring (Kistler-Morse Corp.)