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Rulmeca Conveyor Design Seminar

May 17 & 18, 2007 in Golden, CO

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Rulmeca Corporation will offer its popular 1.5 day "Conveyor Engineer School," enabling registrants to answer the following questions:

  • Are our plants as compact and lightweight as possible?
  • Have I minimized our plant fabrication man-hours?
  • How do I minimize downtime risk?
  • Can I reduce conveyor drive design & detailing time?
Distributor Class
Course Agenda:
  • Introduction to Conveyor Drive Design (ref. CEMA)
  • Calculating Drive HP Requirements (Rulmeca Program)
  • Trajectory and Cross Section Plots (Rulmeca Program)
  • Optimizing Belt Width/Belt Speed Trade-off
  • Computer Workshop: Designing an Optimal Drive
  • Pit and Quarry Conveyor Design Challenges
  • Drive Design Tips: Case Histories
  • Virtual Tour of Rulmeca Motorized Pulley factories
  • Avoiding Pitfalls in Drive Application and Maintenance
  • Troubleshooting Conveyor Drives
  • Minimizing Downtime Risk
engineering calculations

Course Layout:

  • Lectures (workbooks provided)
  • Workshops (laptop computer required)
Distributor Training


  • Mike Gawinski has authored numerous papers on bulk handling topics during the past 30 years and served as lecturer and conference coordinator at bulk handling seminars and universities in North America and Europe.
Technical Session
  • Jay Graham began his Motorized Pulley career more than 13 years ago. Prior to serving as Rulmeca Operations Manager his responsibilities included Applications Engineer, Service & Repair Center Manager, and Motorized Pulley Assembly Technician at the Interroll Corporation Motorized Pulley factory in Wilmington, NC.

Lecture Setting


  • This course is tailored to address the unique needs of mobile and fixed crushing/screening plants for sand and gravel, rock quarry operations, mineral processing, and C&D recycling. There is no limit to the number of participants each company may send (group discounts available).
  • Cost: $195.00 (fee includes meals, printed materials, and software)
  • Call Diane Gawinski at 910-794-9294
  • Or, email

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