Bonfiglioli drives for Cloudbreak

Bonfiglioli engineers have further reduced the footprint of its compact planetary/helical Hi Torque combination drives to provide a durable and efficient solution for a new shuttle conveyor at Fortescue Metals Group’s Cloudbreak operation

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The solution uses the same 318/HDO combination as before, but with additional features to optimise reliability

The team designed and purpose-built a new version of the Hi Torque combination for the application, one in which the HDO helical component of the drive is mounted vertically to conserve space and