Belt Type: Superfort 400/3 4+2 ROM oil/fat resistant

Industry: Transhipment (Import/Export terminal)
Location: UK
Brief details of conveyor/application: Transfer conveyors
Type of material carried: Grain and wheat (high oil content)
Type and specification of Dunlop belt supplied: Superfort 400/3 4+2 ROM
Date of installation: 1985 onwards
Current operating life of Dunlop belt: Between 5 and 25 years. Belts remain in good condition and continue to operate extremely well.
Background story – general explanation of circumstances: Dunlop oil resistant (ROM) belts were installed when the plant was first built. The site maintenance engineers report that a number of the original belts have now been running for approximately 25 years with no problems at all. The Dunlop belts used on the Jetty have been running for between 5 and 7 years since they were installed in 2003 / 2005.