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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.

Dedicated grain terminal keeps Israel’s foodstuffs flowing

Siwertell continues ship unloader in Israel
5 Jul 2021

The past decade has seen Israel’s port facilities undergo a gradual transformation; terminals are replacing outdated dry bulk handling equipment, and in its place, modern systems are offering vastly improved efficiencies, reliability and environmental protection.

Aggregate stockpile system increases production capacity at Alabama mine 

Stockpile solution
16 Jun 2021

Reputation is everything; each supplier in the chain needs companies and equipment it can rely on, recently benefiting from the quick delivery of a tailored dolomite stockpiling system is Lhoist North America

Corrosion, compaction and capacity: salt handling challenges overcome with ease 

Siwertell unloading salt
2 Jun 2021

Salt, or to give it its chemical name, sodium chloride (NaCl), is far more than just a condiment.

A hungry world needs sustainable options 

Siwertell ship unloader
12 May 2021

Industries are at the forefront of change and possess incredible power to implement positive shifts. For us, we recognize that we work in environmentally intensive sectors, making environmental protection even more pertinent.

Apprenticeships: passing on expertise, training our next generation  

David Lueck
19 Apr 2021

“In Germany, apprenticeship schemes, which offer young people professional qualifications upon their completion, are essential pillars for both trainees and companies.

Dust control: don’t let particulates get you down

Bruks truck unloading system
14 Apr 2021

Every day, we work with dusty dry bulk materials and understand the issues that arise from fugitive dust emissions. Much of our development work and the foundation of many of our technologies has dust control at their very core.