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.