Eco Hoppers

Cost-effective and environmentally friendly solution for efficient intake of dry bulk materials

The SAMSON Eco Hopper is an ecologically sensitive solution fulfilling all needs for the efficient import of dry bulk cargoes. The hoppers are designed to suit the characteristics and flow properties of virtually any bulk material. Rates of 5,000 tons per hour may be achieved, subject to grab crane performance. The throughput of the terminal can be increased by adding one or more hoppers, and ensuring that onward handling systems can accommodate the increased capacity.

Functions and characteristics

  • Extensive dust control features (flex flaps, dust seals, dust control filters, air compressor)
  • Multiple discharge options: to conveyor, to truck, via telescopic chute, through ancillary Material Feeder
  • Multiple travel options: rail, static or pneumatic tyre mounted, or powered and towable travel
  • Increased safety features (level detectors, strain gauges, structural design to withstand overload to top of skirt)
  • Robust design (top shroud, grab impact grill)

Benefits

  • Minimises dust escaping
  • Adaptable to a range of onwards processing or logistics requirements
  • Can be used on non-dedicated quays and moved off the area when not in use
  • Flexible positioning to suit unloading vessel
  • Ability to work with a wide variety of materials with differing characteristics

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