What is a conveyer system and what does it offer you?

11 July 2014

Conveying systems are a common piece of mechanical handling equipment that allows you to move materials easily from one location to another. It is especially useful in its application of transporting heavy or bulk materials. Conveyer systems are popular to use in the material handling and package industries because they allow for quick and efficient transportation of a wide variety of materials. They are also commonly used in many industries such as the construction, automotive, computer, food processing, agricultural, chemical and bottling industries, to name just a few. Different conveying systems are used to meet the various needs of the different industries and some examples of these systems include chain conveyers that consist of enclosed tracks, I-Beam, power & free, towline and hand pushed trolleys.


What do you need to look for in a conveyer system?

A few factors are important when selecting an appropriate conveyor system:


  • Determine the height that needs to be achieved.
  • Decide beforehand what the conveyer system will be used for.
  • Decide what the required conveyer operations are. This could include aspects like transportation, sorting and accumulation, weights and shapes as well as where the loading and pickup points need to be.

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What kind of benefits do conveyers offer you?

  • Conveyers can safely transport materials from one level to another, which relieves workers of hard manual labour.
  • Conveyers can be installed almost anywhere.
  • It is much safer to make use of conveyers rather than forklifts to move materials.
  • The advanced safety features on conveyers for moving loads consisting of different shapes, sizes and weights can help prevent accidents.
  • A variety of options for the running of your conveying system is available and can be equipped to fit individual needs.


At Talisman Hire, we can offer you a conveyer with a length of 13 meters, which can transfer building material to a height of up to 5 meters easily and conveniently. We offer only the highest quality equipment and pride ourselves on excellent customer service through our national network of franchised stores. Contact us today and meet all your conveyer system needs!