Belt Type: Trioflex 630 6+2 RS abrasion resistant

Industry: Steel
Location: Spain
Brief details of conveyor/application: 152 meters with various plough unloading areas.
Type of material carried: Bauxite 60mm granules
Type and specification of Dunlop belt supplied: Trioflex 800 8+3 1200 RS
Current operating life of Dunlop belt: 12 to 18 months +
Type and specification of belt previously used: 800/4 6+3 X grade
Manufacturer: SIG
Average life of competitors belt – months Approximately 2 to 3 months on average
Background story – general explanation of circumstances: The previous average belt lifetime of the SIG belt was usually 2 to 3 months, which meant that the belt was being replaced 4 times or more each year. We introduced Trioflex on this problem conveyor and the operator saw an outstanding performance from the very beginning. According to the customer’s assessment, they saved 96k euros on belt replacements, production stops, repairs and maintenance during the first 12 months.