Posts tagged as SEW Eurodrive

Presentations on food and beverage conveying held

  Drive engineering company SEW Eurodrive hosted presentations by food and beverage conveying expert Tobias Nittel to coincide with the Food and Drink Technology Africa 2014 expo, during which he will highlight the latest technological developments in the food and beverage industry The expo will address issues in the beverage industry as well as the […]

Case study: Waste granite recycled into cobble stones

  Information from SEW Eurodrive A proposed design to rehabilitate abandoned granite mines creates low-skill employment and generates income. Download PDF

Demo conveyor system for UJ students

  Engineering students at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) are gaining a better understanding of conveyor systems thanks to a joint initiative between automation company Festo and drive engineering company SEW-Eurodrive. Festo installed a prefabricated conveyor system in July 2012, which forms part of a comprehensive workshop simulating real-life scenarios for the students. Festo approached […]

SEW Eurodruve 189/12CMMB:Demo conveyor system for UJ students

Engineering students at the University of Johannesburg (UJ) are gaining a better understanding of conveyor systems thanks to a joint initiative between international automation company Festo and drive engineering company SEW-Eurodrive. Festo installed a prefabricated conveyor system in July 2012, which forms part of a comprehensive workshop which simulates real-life scenarios for the UJ mine engineering […]

PLCs for packaging

The pharmaceutical packaging industry in South Africa has been identified by SEW-Eurodrive as a market that holds potential for significant future growth. A large percentage of pharmaceutical products are batched by PLC-controlled blister packaging machines that are required to operate flexibly and accurately with constantly changing materials and products. All packaging steps are controlled via […]

Driving SA

Despite a marked downturn in the South African platinum industry over the last year, SEW Eurodrive has still managed to secure work in both greenfield and brownfield platinum projects in the Bushveld Igneous Complex (BIC) in Mpumalanga. The company says that, even though South Africa saw a general decrease in the amount of work coming […]

Industrial gear units for giant mining equipment

Around the world, the raw materials industry plays a strategically important role. For an iron ore mine in Brazil, ThyssenKrupp Fördertechnik manufactured a mobile crusher system used for excavated material. For this application, ThyssenKrupp Fördertechnik, based in Essen, commissioned SEW-Eurodrive to supply industrial gear units. The entire system is centered around two fully mobile crushers (MCs) […]

Hygienic motor for food, beverage industry

SEW Eurodrive can assist the food and beverage industry maintain standards of hygiene with its Aseptic DAS motor. Standard motors are often equipped with cooling fins and fans in which germs and dirt can accumulate. This motor eliminates this risk by using pure convection cooling as an alternative to fans. The motor has already proven […]

Gear units well-received by coal industry

According to SEW Eurodrive, its range of industrial gear units have been well received by the local coal industry, particularly among conveying, stacker reclaimer and cooling tower applications. Having achieved substantial success in the platinum industry between 2005 and 2010, the company made the decision to move into coal. To date, its range of XP Series industrial […]