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One ship unloader can be better than two

Siwertell road-mobile ship unloader 10 000S
1 Dec 2021

This was exactly the position that Vietnamese manufacturer, Vissai Group, found itself in following the construction of a new cement plant. The plant is fed by two import sites in Vietnam, around 250km apart.

Cutting-edge developments in mobile chipper range

Bruks mobile chipper
24 Nov 2021

Bruks Siwertell has upgraded its series of 806 ST/STC model chippers to new specifications, allowing for better chipping mechanics as well as more sparing use of consumables like fuel and hydraulic oil, and contributing to the goal of improving sustainability across the Bruks Siwertell product range.

Installation is one thing, upkeep is another

Bruks Siwertell conveying equipment
15 Nov 2021

Bruks Siwertell has one of the most comprehensive range of conveyor systems available to the market, and each is specified depending on their application, from very high-capacity traditional belt conveyors, to totally enclosed robust screw conveyors and those that employ the use of pressurized air.

Innovative loading technology delivers operational excellence 

Siwertell ship loader
5 Nov 2021

Boliden is working hard to automate its mining facilities and drive advances in environmental protection, safety and production; as part of this, its Ireland facility now features Bruks Siwertell’s first fully automatic loader and conveyor coupling technology

Opportunities await for higher capacity grain handlers 

Panama Canal
6 Oct 2021

Grain is the third largest cargo that Bruks Siwertell machines handle, amounting to around 600 million metric tons every year. “The Panama Canal has the capacity for larger grain-carriers, and the US has the capacity to provide more grain for the world’s markets,” says Ken Upchurch, VP Sales and Marketing, Bruks Siwertell.

24 years of service and still going strong 

Stacker recalimer
20 Sep 2021

With winter temperatures dropping down to more than minus 20 degrees Celsius, Domtar’s Espanola paper mill, located on the banks of the Spanish River in Northern Ontario, Canada, knows what it takes to successfully operate all-year-round, whatever the weather.

Millions on the line: compare the right figures

Woman comparing figures on a computer screen
8 Sep 2021

Dry bulk handling equipment lasts for decades, so a long-term view and comparing the right figures at the point of investment will pay dividends, potentially saving an operator millions of dollars, explains Jonas Fack, President, Bruks Siwertell AB.

US recovery signals cement import boom 

Siwertell ship unloader
4 Aug 2021

Around half of US cement imports are handled by Siwertell ship unloaders, and with the country preparing for a massive program of infrastructure spending to promote growth and recovery, Bruks

Dust-tight ship loading transforms southern USA grain export site 

Bruks Siwertell shioploader
21 Jul 2021

Grain handling can be a dusty business: ADM’s Ama facility left dust and spillage behind with the installation of enclosed ship loading systems from Bruks Siwertell; three years on and the site is setting new standards in efficiency and environmental protection.

No unwanted surprises: preventative maintenance pays

Maintenance by Bruks Klöckner, GmbH
14 Jul 2021

“All required maintenance was carried out during a period when the mill would not otherwise be trading, meaning that all machines were up and running when it was time to resume, and the customer lost no time to maintenance at all,” he notes.