Pits & Quarries
Continental introduces new conveyor belts for steep inclines
By Continental ContiTech
By Continental ContiTech
January 10, 2017 – Continental has introduced Select ContiCleat, a versatile conveyor belt for steep inclines and the most gruelling conveyor applications.
“This is a very versatile belt, and can convey products whether you are dealing with steep inclines or simply need extra support to move material,” said Chris Marchant, product manager for conveyor belting. “We offer a wide range of U and V-shaped cleated belts.”
In 17 different profile options (14 U.S. made), Continental Select cleated belts are ideal for conveying materials such as stone, sand, gravel, various would products and a multitude of recycling products by taking advantage of the many custom profiles and cleat designs that are available.
“In a one-inch cleat design with four different configurations, ContiCleat can convey products demanding up to a 45-degree incline,” said Marchant.
Profile options available from the ContiCleat Select portfolio include Wave Grip, Wave Grip Plus, Bucket Grip, Bucket Grip II, Signal, Backbone, Backbone Plus, Flux, Ultra Shift, Ultra Shift II, Master Grip, Crest Grip, Quadgrip, Summit, Pointer, Diamond Grip I and Diamond Grip II.
For additional information on Continental Select products visit www.contitech.us.
Continental develops intelligent technologies for transporting people and their goods. As a reliable partner, the international automotive supplier, tire manufacturer, and industrial partner provides sustainable, safe, comfortable, individual, and affordable solutions. In 2016, the corporation generated preliminary sales of around €40.5 billion with its five divisions, Chassis & Safety, Interior, Powertrain, Tires, and ContiTech. Continental currently employs more than 220,000 people in 55 countries.
As a division in the Continental Corporation, ContiTech is one of the world’s leading industrial specialists. Its customers can be found in key industries such as machine and plant engineering, mining, the agricultural industry, and the automotive industry. With around 43,000 employees in 44 countries, the company uses its development and material expertise for products and systems made of rubber, plastic, metal, textile, and electronic components to combine these with individual services. ContiTech always thinks in terms of customer-friendly and environmentally friendly solutions – going well and truly beyond its roots as a producer of rubber products. With sales of €5.4 billion (2015), this international technology partner is active with core branches in Europe, Asia, NAFTA, and South America.