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January 28-30, 2020
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Atlanta, GA

February 17-19, 2020
Northwest Food & Beverage World 2020
Spokane, WA

Material Handling Market

17 September 2020

Cement Plant Bucket Conveyor

Bauer BF Series Geared Motors & Stieber RSCI Backstops for Cement Plant Bucket Conveyor

A leading global cement producer needed reliable drives and backstops for use on a bucket conveyor at one of its plants in Columbia. The facility produces 1.5 million tons of cement annually for export. Bucket conveyors are utilized to vertically lift material up to 50 ft. for loading into silos.

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09 January 2020

Bauer Gear Torque Control

Bauer TorqueControl4.0 converts 130-year old technology into a smart drive

The squirrel cage asynchronous motor was invented in 1889; 130 years later it is still one of the most frequently used electric motor designs for standard industrial applications. Bauer’s TorqueControl4.0 converts a passive asynchronous geared motor into a smart drive, communicating valuable data via IO-Link.

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11 July 2019

Sports Flooring Conveyor

Bauer BK Series Geared Motor for Sports Flooring Conveyor

A leading sports flooring manufacturer needed a reliable replacement drive solution for a conveyor at its plant in the Midwest. The 100 ft. long main line conveyor transports hardwood boards, at a rate of 15 ft./min., through the grading and sizing processes at the facility. The conveyor’s original chain and sprocket pulley drive was powered by a 3 hp hydraulic motor and power unit.

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10 January 2019

Bakery Wrapping Machine Infeed Conveyors

Bauer BS Series Geared Motors for Bakery Wrapping Machine Infeed Conveyors

A leading U.S. manufacturer of automated flow wrapping systems needed reliable drives for use on its machine’s infeed conveyors. The series of conveyors move bakery items, including bread and pastries, into the wrapping machine.

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19 October 2015

Potato Bin Dumper

Bauer Custom Model BK80 Geared Motors for Potato Bin Dumper

A leading manufacturer of food processing equipment needed a reliable gear motor for use on a new potato bin dumper. The OEM’s customer had been using bin dumpers with hydraulic cylinders that lifted and lowered the bins. However, ongoing maintenance issues and leaks caused the end user to look for an electric gear motor solution.

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