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Planned service stops keep Brazil’s grain unloaders in their prime

Siwertell ship unloader in Brazil
7 Sep 2020

Brazil has vast agricultural reserves and is a world-leader in food production. Technological advances coupled with its natural resources means that Brazil is a strong competitor with the US as the world’s largest soybean and corn producer and exporter.

Categories: Bulk unloading

Tags: grain bulkhandling

Air-cushion conveyors deliver competitive edge to new Canadian pellet plant

Bruks Siwertell air-cushion conveying
17 Aug 2020

A new Bruks Siwertell installation at the Port of Saguenay, Canada, featuring innovative air-cushion conveying, is helping forestry industry operator Barrette-Chapais improve sustainability on both a local and global scale. Climate change and a growing urgency to protect the environment also comes with the responsibility to reduce waste and make the best possible use of existing resources.

Cutting-edge biofuel demonstrator plant depends on proven wood-processing technology

Signing agreement between Bruks Siwertell and Silva Green Fuel
12 Aug 2020

Due to launch in autumn 2021, the Silva Green Fuel plant will serve as a demonstrator for the latest technologies in second-generation biofuel production, and its owners have turned to Bruks Siwertell to supply the wood-processing and handling equipment for the plant.

Tags: biomass

Rapid delivery schedule keeps long-term customer competitive

Bruks Siwertell shiploader
24 Jul 2020

Bruks Siwertell has a huge collective experience of handling sulfur from contracts around the world. In addition to loaders, such as the one delivered to Martin Operating Partnership, the company offers high-capacity Siwertell unloaders.

Operator training unlocks unloader potential from day one

Siwertell ship unloader cabin
13 Jul 2020

Good training delivers three crucial elements for any operator: improved safety levels, higher efficiencies and cost savings. This powerful trio drives Bruks Siwertell to ensure that, prior to or once a ship unloader has been delivered, operator training becomes a key area of focus.

Booming e-commerce demands optimized wood-processing supply chains 

Drax biomass
19 Jun 2020

Many sectors are in the doldrums due to the Covid-19 pandemic, but for those companies managing to keep their doors open, the e-commerce market is booming, thanks to those forced

Perfect to powder: why you need the right technology to handle grain

Bruks Siwertell grain handling
10 Jun 2020

Grain shipments require something special; their handling needs are like no other type of dry bulk material. The arrival of grain into ports is often dependent on harvests, volumes are

Give efficiency the respect it deserves

Siwertell ship unloader
15 May 2020

Knowledge is money. With this in mind, we have developed a value calculation tool, enabling us to accurately simulate the impact of different technical solutions on the long-term profitability of an operator’s terminal, both existing ones and planned new facilities.

Start-up of turn-key system takes modernized mill into new era

Naheola mills
6 May 2020

As part of a strategic move to secure a competitive and sustainable future, Georgia-Pacific’s Naheola mill in Pennington, Alabama, USA, is extending its capabilities to meet the needs of the US domestic market, and has brought on line a new biomass boiler and fuel yard.

The disc chipper makes its renaissance

Bruks Siwertll Disc Chipper
27 Apr 2020

Bruks Siwertell has undertaken a comprehensive disc chipper enhancement program to meet modern demands.