Apron Feeder Features

  • Heavy duty steel frame

  • Up to 120" (3048mm) wide apron pans

  • Reliability and ease of maintenance are a feature of IEM apron feeders.

  • Cast manganese pans are standard. Special welded steel pans are available

  • Chain size D4 to D10 equipment track chain

  • Reversible segmental steel sprockets with hardened teeth

  • Chain support rollers are heavy equipment track rollers.

  • Carry rollers can be changed without need to raise chain

  • Head and tail shaft split pillow block housings with double row spherical bearings

  • Variable speed drives, hydraulic or VFD with speed reducer

  • Hopper, spile bars, discharge chute and dribble conveyors are available

Apron Feeder Materials

  • Coal

  • Copper

  • Diamond

  • Gold

  • Lead

  • Molybdenum

  • Nickel

  • Pot Ash

  • Zinc

Completed Apron Feeder Projects:

Project Location Year Material Length Capacity
Oyu Tolgoi Mongolia 2011 / 2012 Copper 11 m 6945 t/h
New Gold British Columbia, Canada 2011 Copper 12 m 800 t/h
Mt Milligan British Columbia, Canada 2006 Copper 11.25 m 4650 t/h
Condumex Mexico 2012 Zinc / Lead 7.1 m 3630 t/h
Potash Corp Saskatchewan, Canada 2011 Potash 7.1 m 1088 t/h
Phelps Dodge Morenci, Arizona, USA 2007 Copper 10.6 m 3600 t/h
TECK-Pogo Inc. Alaska, USA 2004 / 2005 Gold 11.97 m 220 t/h
De Beers Canada Northwest Territories, Canada 2005 Diamonds 8.1 m 545 t/h
Vale Inco Voisey's Bay, Labrador, Canada 2003 Nickle 8.2 m 521 t/h

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