Thursday, 20 December 2012

Merry Christmas from CTM Systems

There are so many things we love doing at Christmas and most people will agree. One of the favourite things we enjoy at Christmas is to decorate our offices with festive decorations. Christmas is always a busy time of year for businesses and we can't wait to enjoy our well deserved Christmas holidays. We hope you enjoy yours too. Merry Christmas and Happy New Year from all of us at CTM.

Thursday, 29 November 2012

Conveyor Belt Technology - Design and Installation of a new Conveyor System at Lumwana Mine

The conveyor system that connects the newly developed Chimiwungo pit at Lumwana Copper Mine to the existing process plant has been put to operation. The system comprises a 300-metre-long sacrificial conveyor, a 3.4-kilometre-long overland conveyor and a 500-metre-long conveyor feeding the process plant at a design capacity of 5140 tonnes per hour. Read more of this article at -

To find out about the belt conveyor systems we can produce visit CTM Systems.

Thursday, 22 November 2012

RTITB Operator of the Year entry opens soon

Attention employers! Don’t miss out on a golden opportunity for your counterbalance operators to take part in the RTITB Operator of the Year competition at IMHX 2013.
Sponsored by Toyota Material Handling UK, TNT Express Services UK and Ireland, and Calor Gas Ltd, the event is already a hot topic within the materials handling industry and is growing year-on-year in terms of entry figures and backing from the industry. It is now the most successful lift truck competition to grace the UK and Ireland. Read more at -

Friday, 16 November 2012

Trough Belt Conveyors in Thames Water Beddington

The above is a picture of trough belt conveyors that we installed at Thames water in Beddington.
Full details are below.

Item 1 Inclined belt conveyors
Four off 500 wide x 3m center galvanized steel horizontal troughed belt conveyors each
suitable for handling up to 3.3m3/hr of dewatered (21% DSC) sewage cake

Item 2 Inclined belt conveyors
Four off 500 wide x 15m center galvanized steel inclined troughed belt conveyors each
suitable for handling up to 3.3m3/hr of dewatered (21% DSC) sewage cake

Included in our supply are the following

Item 3 Delivery and offload
Item 4 Mechanical installation
Item 5 Dry commissioning
Item 6 Wet commissioning
Item 7 Training

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Friday, 9 November 2012

Conveyors - Material Handling Systems

Conveyors are the most effective material handling systems available to us. These material handling systems are widely used in the food and beverage industry as well as warehouses and more. Different conveyor systems might have to be used depending on the materials that are being handled by the business. Visit us online to find out about the types of material handling systems we can manufacture.

Friday, 2 November 2012

Conveyor Systems – Screw Conveyors and More

There are many types of conveyor systems available for different purposes and at CTM we manufacture a range of bespoke conveyors. The systems we manufacture include, screw conveyors, belt conveyors, slat scraper conveyors and many more. Conveyor systems can often be the best solution for effective and efficient material handling in factories and warehouses.

Friday, 19 October 2012

Screw Conveyor Manufacturers

Screw conveyors are a popular material handling solution for a range of materials. The main advantage of screw conveyors is that they don't require much space to operate effectively. Some screw conveyors are able to change their incline angle up to 90 degrees and this can have various impacts on the flow of materials. If you are looking for screw conveyor manufacturers who can produce bespoke solutions then visit CTM.

Friday, 12 October 2012

Material Handling – Cutting Health Risks

Manual handling can often be risky to a persons health if they are not properly trained. That is why it is more effective to use automated material handling equipment like conveyor systems. They reduce the risks to an employees health and safety, and are a more effective means of handling materials. To find out more about material handling and conveyor systems, visit our website.

Friday, 5 October 2012

Conveyor Systems

Conveyor systems are used to allow the safe and efficient transportation of materials in warehouses and factories. The types of materials that conveyors transport include food, chemicals, pallets, raw materials and more. The advantage of conveyors is that they reduce the need for manual labour. CTM systems can manufacture a variety of conveyors for different applications and materials, visit our website for more details.

Thursday, 27 September 2012

Conveyor Systems

Without conveyor systems, some businesses would not thrive like they do today. These systems allow the effective transportation of parts, waste and more across factories. If they didn't exist then people would have to carry these manually, which would add much more time to the completion of the job. At CTM Systems we are able to produce a variety of bespoke conveyors to your requirements.

Thursday, 20 September 2012

Material Handling Systems

Material handling is very important in the effective running of many businesses in the world today. Conveyor systems that handle materials have allowed for a quicker and more efficient transportation of bulk materials across a factory. At CTM Systems we can provide bespoke material handling systems with unmatched quality and service. Visit us online for more information.

Thursday, 13 September 2012

Thursday, 6 September 2012

Material Handling Solutions

Material handling systems and solutions are essential in ensuring the efficient daily operation of many businesses. For example, in the mining industry a lot of mines will struggle without the correct bulk material handling technology in place. Here at CTM Systems we can design and manufacture a wide range of material handling solutions that include screw conveyors and more. Visit our website for more details.

Friday, 31 August 2012

Screw Conveyor Systems and Manufacturers

Screw conveyors systems are most widely used in the handling of a range of bulk materials in different industries. One of the most common types of screw conveyors is the shafted screw conveyor. This conveyor system can effectively convey dry and semi-fluid materials. CTM systems are screw conveyor manufacturers and we produce screw conveyor systems to bespoke requirements. Find out more

Friday, 17 August 2012

Material handling systems

As I was coming into work this morning, I noticed a few of my employees working on a new material handling system for a client, so I thought it might be a good idea to talk about these systems in a blog post.
Material handling systems are used for transporting all kinds of materials around a factory or workplace. They can be an essential part of a business and can play a vital part in the day to day running of some businesses. If you want to learn more about material handling then click on the following link to a Wikipedia page about material handling equipment -

Thursday, 9 August 2012

Conveyor belt Manufacturers

As conveyor belt manufacturers and specialists we consider it our duty to let you know what a conveyor belt consists of (if you don't know). Well, the average conveyor belt basically consists of two or more pulleys that have the conveyor belt material rotating around them. Usually, both of the pulleys are powered, which in turn moves the conveyor belts and the materials on it forward. Conveyor belts are seen as an excellent material handling solution in many industries and if you need a bespoke conveyor manufacturing then you have come to the right place. We are experienced conveyor belt manufacturers and have a team of skilled individuals who can manufacture bespoke conveyor systems.

Friday, 3 August 2012

Screw Conveyor Manufacturers

A screw conveyor is basically a mechanism that uses a rotating screw blade, (often within a tube), to move either liquid or granular materials. As screw conveyor manufacturers, we are able to design and manufacture fully bespoke screw conveyor systems to suit your individual requirements and specifications. Find out more by visiting us online at the website address below...

Thursday, 26 July 2012

Material handling conveyors

Material handling is one of the biggest parts to a production line in a factory. We can design and manufacture bespoke material handling conveyors to suit the requirements of your business. Conveyors have made the transporting of goods across factories far easier and efficient. For the very best prices on material handling conveyors call us on 08450 775512 or visit our website at the address below...

Wednesday, 18 July 2012

Conveyor belt manufacturers

Conveyor belts are widely used on production lines and in manufacturing, they are mainly used for materials handling and transporting goods across a factory etc. Conveyor belts are also used in warehousing and the distribution of goods. A really good conveyor system can save a lot of money and time on labour; it is a much more efficient way of distributing and moving goods. We are conveyor belt manufacturers and can help you solve your material handling problems.

Tuesday, 10 July 2012

A range of conveyor systems

We provide a fabulous bespoke range of conveyor systems. Our systems can be used to solve any of your material handling problems and issues, and can be used to create an effective material handling solution. From the very start of the conveyor project right through to the end, we will provide you with unbeatable quality and service.

Find out more by clicking here.

Wednesday, 4 July 2012

Storage systems and silos

We manufacture storage silos as well as storage hoppers for solids, liquids and chemicals. Our silo storage solutions can be either stand alone systems or more complex materials handling systems. We are able to offer the design, manufacture and installation of all our silo systems.

Find out more by visiting us online.

Wednesday, 27 June 2012

Centreless Screw Conveyor systems

There are many different types of conveyor systems available, depending on what you want from them. This could be a simple material handling solution or it could be a more complex system, such as a Centreless Screw Conveyor.

Find out more about Centreless Screw Conveyor at

Wednesday, 20 June 2012

Shafted screw conveyor video

Take a look at one of our brilliant videos on youtube about our shafted screw conveyors. You can either play it directly below or visit our youtube channel to see more of our great videos.

Wednesday, 13 June 2012

Screw Conveyor Suppliers

At CTM Systems we are conveyor specialists and screw conveyor suppliers. We supply a range of different types of conveyor systems and we know that we have the best system to suit your individual needs. We offer simple single belt conveyor systems, to much more complicated screw orientated process.

Find out more at

Wednesday, 6 June 2012

Material handling systems

When you think about material handling systems you don't typically think of conveyor belts. However, conveyors are one of the best material handling systems out there as they are able to handle a vast amount of materials.

Find out more about material handling conveyor systems here.

Wednesday, 30 May 2012

Material handling solutions

There are plenty of material handling solutions out there to meet your requirements. Whether you require bulk material handling solutions or other materials, then we definitely have the solution to meet your needs. This could be one of our material handling conveyors, all of our conveyor systems can be designed and installed to your bespoke requirements.

To find out more visit our website.

Wednesday, 16 May 2012

Centreless Screw Conveyors

Hi all, we have loads of experience in designing, manufacturing and installing conveyor systems. Our centreless screw conveyors are usually chosen by companies or factories who want to move either granular materials or liquid. Most of our centreless screw conveyors and other conveyor systems are used in the bulk handling industry.

Find out more on our website.

Wednesday, 9 May 2012

Designing and installing sludge transfer conveyors

At CTM Systems, we design and install all different types of conveyor belt systems, ranging from, centreless screw conveyors to sludge transfer conveyors. All of our systems are designed and installed to your bespoke specifications.

Check out an article here about Sludge transfer conveyors, and visit our website.

Wednesday, 2 May 2012

Biomass reception and handling

Hi everyone, we have recently uploaded a video to youtube about 'Biomass reception and handling'.

Check it out via the following link -

Wednesday, 25 April 2012

Shafted Screw Conveyor

We offer a nice range of conveyors for all applications, ranging from single belt conveyors to a more complex process orientated screw installation.

More about our conveyors and products can be found out by visiting our website.

Wednesday, 18 April 2012

Storage Systems and Silo Storage

At CTM we manufacture Storage Hoppers and Silo's that can be used for storing solids, liquids and chemicals.
You can either have a stand alone storage system or a more complex one. All walkways and associated structures can be integrated into the project if needs be.

For more information visit our website.

Wednesday, 4 April 2012

Material Handling

Storage hoppers are hugely useful in the materials handling and storing business. Not only farms use silos for holding corn and other harvested products, but companies around the world use them for storing chemicals, other liquids, and solids as they await transfer by train to an awaiting ship to head overseas, or truck to be delivered locally. Plastics, minerals, many types of food, and any type of pellet material, powder, granular or liquid substance can be stored and processed in the right type of silo. Visit us online if you would like to find out more about material handling

Commissioning A Silo Storage

Commissioning a Silo Storage system to be built must take into account what kind of materials they will be holding. Size and wall thickness, shape, flow direction, equipment needed and lots of other issues are all dependant on what the use will be. Every silo is customized to its future use. To find out more about our silo storage systems please visit us online

Wednesday, 22 February 2012

Wiki explains Silo Storage

For those of you who are not quite sure about what Silo Storgage means Wiki explains Silo Storage Systmes in simple terms take a look by visiting