EMPRC canceled

The increasing spread of the corona virus in Europe, especially in North Rhine Westphalia, and the recommendation of the German government's crisis management group when assessing the risk of major...

FOCUS INDUSTRY Budge the sludge

Ore mine uses air cannons to unclog chutes

N‌o matter what type of ore is being extracted from a mine, mucking with front loaders can be accompanied by wet fines that cling to every surface. Once loaded into a hopper or conveyer transfer...

FOCUS INDUSTRY Modernisation of the production of high-grade chippings

Diabas plant in Taunus eliminates machine bottleneck

O‌ver 100 years ago Wilhelm Jost GmbH & Co. KG started with a paving company, today Werner and Bernd Jost manage a well-running road construction company in the 3rd and 4th generation respectively. In...

RESEARCH & DEVELOPMENTS Rethinking ore sorting

The search for the optimal sensor

Sensor-based sorting is a technology which is increasingly used for processing primary raw materials. With the simulation-based approach presented in this paper, it is possible to...