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Meet our “bulk-online Leader”: Martin Engineering

MARTIN ENGINEERING – GLOBAL LEADER IN INNOVATION

Established in 1944, Martin Engineering is the leading international developer, manufacturer and supplier of innovations to make the handling of bulk materials cleaner, safer and more productive. Martin offers technologies that boost flow, reduce dust and spillage, extend component life and reduce downtime, resulting in improved operating environments and increased profitability.

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Martin Engineering: Air Cannons Control Silica Buildup from Biomass-Fueled Gas Generator

São Paulo, Brazil  –  A global leader in bulk materials handling has used innovative air cannon technology to help the world’s largest orange juice producer mitigate material buildup caused by the super-heated silica flowing from the company’s thermal generator.

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Martin Engineering: Washbox Conveyor Belt Cleaner Removes Difficult Carryback

Neponset, IL, USA – A world leader in conveyor belt cleaning solutions has introduced a secondary cleaning system that removes nearly all of the carryback left on a belt, including adhesive materials and fines lodged in surface divots and valleys. The Martin® WashboxTM Cleaning System combines water spray and secondary cleaning blades in an enclosed and self-contained unit, draining residue safely away from the work area. Operators who have installed the system have drastically reduced dust and spillage from carryback, leading to a safer workplace and longer belt life with considerably less downtime.

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Martin Engineering: New Pin Latch Belt Cleaner Simplifies Service

Neponset, IL, USA – A global leader in bulk material handling technology has announced the introduction of its new Pin LatchTM Secondary Belt Cleaner, a tungsten carbide-tipped secondary cleaner that slides in and out for service without requiring any tools. The design from Martin Engineering features a square, tabbed mainframe with segmented blades connected by a simple pin mechanism, allowing easy access and quick blade replacement by semi-skilled personnel.

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Martin Engineering Global Video

Established in 1944, Martin Engineering is the leading international developer, manufacturer and supplier of innovations to make the handling of bulk materials cleaner, safer and more productive. Martin offers technologies that boost flow, reduce dust and spillage, extend component life and reduce downtime, resulting in improved operating environments and increased profitability.

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Martin Engineering: Wear Resistant Metal Alloy Extends Equipment Life

Neponset, IL, USA  –  A global innovator of bulk handling accessories and flow aids has introduced a wear-resistant fused alloy plate that can withstand more abrasion than other protective metal linings. With a bi-metallic design, Martin® Arcoplate™ combines a smooth and dense chromium carbide-rich metal alloy face plate with a hard steel back plate to resist gouging, erosion, temperature extremes and material buildup. Installing it on surfaces exposed to abrasive conditions increases protection for longer equipment life with less frequent maintenance.

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Martin Engineering: Mexican Cement Manufacturer Addresses Conveyor Carryback

Villahermosa, Mexico – A world leader in conveyor bulk handling solutions has used its innovative belt cleaning technology to help a cement manufacturer resolve fugitive material buildup caused by a variety of alternative fuel resources (AFRs). The second largest cement producer in the country, Holcim Mexico increased the use of solid and liquid AFRs at one of its facilities, but the change resulted in spillage and carryback that caused equipment failures, cleanup and maintenance costs estimated at $67,000 per month. The solution from Martin Engineering Mexico has significantly decreased the amount of spillage, increased workplace safety and lowered the cost of operation.

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MARTIN ENGINEERING NAMES NEW COO: Robert Nogaj

Neponset, IL, USA – Robert Nogaj has been named Chief Operating Officer (COO) of Martin Engineering, a global leader in bulk material handling solutions. Mr. Nogaj will be responsible for all facets of the company’s business, including R&D, manufacturing, sales, marketing and finance. With 22 years of experience in bulk materials handling, he has previously served Martin Engineering as Vice President of Operations from 2001-2015.

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Martin Engineering Europe Version Smart Nozzle Installation

Eliminate the time and cost of cutting holes and breaking refractory to replace worn out nozzles.

The Martin® SMART™ Series Jet Nozzle offers a simple yet innovative solution to the age old problem of labor intensive nozzle replacement.

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