Food & Drink Process & Packaging Issue 7 2016 - Page 14

ABB to supply hoists for South African diamond mine expansion ABB will supply one double drum hoist for personnel and material conveyance, two friction hoists for production, and one single drum hoist for service duty. ABB will provide the design, supply, manufacture, installation and commissioning of all four hoists, including hoist mechanicals, motors, and electrical drive and control, all certified to the highest safety integrity levels (SIL). This is the first time that multiple, turnkey large friction mine hoists are delivered to the South African mining industry. The installation will commence in July 2018. All four hoists are due to become operational in April 2020. ABB ( is a leader in power and automation technologies that enable utility, industry, and transport and infrastructure customers to improve their performance while lowering environmental impact. The new Hitachi UX Why install a CSL Conveyor solution? Comfortable - Available in three models – Basic Entry Level, Flexible Standard and Premium – the new Continous Inkjet Series UX features a new cartridge-type system, which makes ink replacement clean and simple. The ink and make-up cartridge bottles can be used right up until the last drop which prevents wastage and eliminates the need to dispose of them separately. Conveyor Systems Ltd offers a wide range of conveyors to create customised product handling systems for moving anything from small poly bags, cases, totes and pallets up to 2 tons in either simple transit or accumulation modes and can also be utilised for feeds to and from palletisers, wrappers, labellers, strappers, sealers etc. Cost effective - Using the latest patented Hitachi technology, the cost effective UX Inkjet incorporates a new fluid consumption reduction system, making it one of the lowest consumers of make-up available on the printer market, thereby significantly reducing running costs. Robust - The printer’s cabinet is IP65 rated for dusty environments. It can be washed down when necessary making it suitable for applications in the likes of the meat and dairy industries. It may also be used in temperatures ranging from 0 to 50oC. Systems can be based on modular designs to provide a simple and cost effective scheme or altern ]]