Impact crushers have broad appeal across various sectors and for good reasons. Our panel of experts provides insight as to why this is, plus information on the dynamic market for impact crushers in Canada, their applications and advantages, customization and options, as well as what to consider when buying an impact crusher.
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Modern crushing plants have become more and more complex as their requirements rise. At the same time, the technology must be safe and as simple as possible to operate – and without lengthy instruction and familiarization periods. This is the challenge which faced Kleemann. At bauma 2019 Kleemann showcased innovative solutions for the safe and simple operation of crushing and screening plants.
A total of 120 exhibits, including 18 world premieres and 25 innovations as well as six interactive technology demos: the Wirtgen Group's booth at Bauma was packed with leading machine and application technologies from Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm, Kleemann, Benninghoven, and John Deere.
At this year's bauma, Kleemann presents a comprehensive cross-section of its innovative product portfolio with a total of seven mobile crushing and screening plants. High-performance machines and environmentally-compatible solutions for natural stone and recycling applications will be presented.
At the start of 2019, Kleemann was awarded two international design prizes: the iF DESIGN AWARD and the GOOD DESIGN Award for the jaw crusher MOBICAT MC 120 Z PRO and the screening plants of the EVO line. Innovative details for safe operation and simple handling impressed the jury members.
Mobile, track-mounted impact crushing plants are the most common type of crusher used in a range of recycling and construction applications, including C&D, concrete and asphalt recycling. Today's compact, low-weight, highly mobile plants are easy to transport, offer fast loading and short setup times, and are ideal for operation in urban environments, roadside, on construction sites and at the recycling yard.
The Wirtgen Group showed of a number of its latest innovations at Intermat this year, all 5 brands were strongly represented: Wirtgen, Vögele, Hamm, Kleemann and Benninghoven. Visitors had the chance to talk with experienced applications experts from the Group and got up to speed on the latest technologies for the entire road construction cycle while learning more about the Wirtgen Group's extensive range of service offerings. Here is an overview of some of the highlights:
W 150 CFi with 1800-mm milling drum assembly leads the Wirtgen line-up.
High-performance and enhanced aggregates processing technology built into Kleemann products like the Tier 4 final Mobirex MR 130 Zi EVO2 impact crusher shown at World of Asphalt/AGG1 2018 in Houston, and the smaller MR 110 Zi EVO2, are boosting productivity and product quality for operators, according to the company.
High-performance and enhanced aggregates processing technology built into Kleemann products like the Tier 4 final-compliant Mobirex MR 130 Zi EVO2 impact crusher shown at World of Concrete 2018 in Las Vegas, and the smaller MR 110 Zi EVO2, are boosting productivity and product quality for operators.
Key factors to consider when buying a new tracked jaw crusher
Buyers considering their options when it comes to tracked jaw crushers have a number of factors in mind as they conduct their search. For many of them, the decision comes down to how the machine performs in terms of cost and efficiency, the reliability of the unit, and the strength of dealer support for each particular model.
GOMACO will have several of their curb and gutter machines on display at World of Concrete 2018, including the Commander IIIx, 3300, GT-3600 and GT-3200. GOMACO says that their curb and gutter machines are chosen more than any others due to their industry-leading technology, proprietary G+ control system, and versatility in their product line. G+ and its industry-leading technology is the control system for all of GOMACO's concrete paving equipment.
Two major players in the worldwide construction market will be joining forces after Deere & Company and the Wirtgen Group announced that Deere will acquire the German-based manufacturer of road construction equipment in an all-cash deal worth more than $5 billion US.
REMAX mobile impact crushers are designed to be real all-rounders among mobile crushing plants. They efficiently process reinforced concrete, construction rubble and asphalt, as well as natural stones, and can be used for primary and secondary crushing. Computerized diagnostics and digitalized controls make maintenance and adjustments to match different application conditions very easy. The basic design incorporates the latest diesel-electric drive system over electric-power generation. Benefits include:
- Improved fuel efficiency with 30 to 40 percent savings;
- Reduced mechanical and hydraulic component wear;
- No hydraulic issues such as leaks or power loss at extreme hot and cold temperatures;
- Lower noise;
- Simple design, easy start up, easy transport and improved versatility;
- Operation in environmentally sensitive areas, underground and in tunnels.
The mobile impact crushing plant is a versatile, track-mounted machine that can be used for aggregate production or the recycling of C&D material, asphalt and concrete. In this article, we focus on the latter. Product experts and Canadian distributors, representing eight global manufacturers, took part in an in-depth look at the mobile impact crusher of today, its evolution and future trends.
At Conexpo-Con/Agg 2017, the MOBICONE MCO 11i PRO cone crusher with the brand new SPECTIVE control concept is one of four advanced-design mobile crushing plants shown at the Wirtgen America stand.