Drive Unit

This is the main drive of the conveyor and sufficient for belts of up to 5 km. To extend the conveyor additional booster stations have to be installed every 5 km.

The station is suitable for belts of up to 1,000 mm width.

The drive unit mainly consists of:

  • heavy duty steel structure
  • drive pulley with rubber cover and bearing
  • idler pulley with rubber cover and bearing
  • 2 gear motors with VFD system (132 kW each)
  • safety guard