skip hoist

skip hoist

[′skip ‚hȯist]
(mechanical engineering)
A basket, bucket, or open car mounted vertically or on an incline on wheels, rails, or shafts and hoisted by a cable; used to raise materials. Also known as skip.
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Skip hoist systems need to accelerate the materials to high speeds which result in power peaks and therefore in higher investments for energy supply.
The company's skip hoist conveyor, an auxiliary unit for its Techni-Mix, Maxi-Mix and other mixers, is designed to carry a finished batch of rubber compound from a tilt mixer to the next process station, such as a two-roll mill or dump extruder.
A COMPANY was fined pounds 15,000 yesterday after an employee had part of his hand severed in a skip hoist.
Contract notice: Develop technical design, delivery and performance and the launch of reactive power compensation system in the supply system to the skip hoist shaft 2.
weigh and skip hoist conveyors, oil injection units); and availability of used and rebuilt mixers in a variety of sizes and brands.
Tubs also may be emptied into the skip hoist of the tumble blast unit.
Options include skip hoist, heavy-duty cement and water scales with fully galvanized construction, weighed admix dispensers, automatic high pressure washout and microwave moisture control.
The company has the means to provide a complete solution for many high quality mixing applications involving tilt mixers, including weighing and dispensing of powders, weigh and charge conveyors for mixer feeding, the Moriyama tilt mixer, skip hoist or other batch transfer device, Moriyama twin screw sheeter, slitter, batchoff system, stacking system and integrated controls, according to the literature.
Tenders are invited for Repair And Maintenance Of Top Charging Equipments, Hoist House Equipments, Skip Hoist Mechanisms Skip Pit Equipments And Structures Of Bf-1 To 7 Of Top Charging Area
Last year's inspection saw citations for the three repeat safety violations, plus two serious safety violations involving failure to ensure workers in a feeder tunnel were not exposed to an unguarded skip hoist, and exposing workers to fire and explosion hazards by allowing combustible dust accumulation on electrical panels, ledges and I-beams.
s force majeure event that has prevented its normal delivery of coal since September 16, 2005, at the Buchanan Mine in Virginia has ended following the completion of repairs to its skip hoist.
estimates the completion date for repairs of the skip hoist at the Buchanan Mine in Virginia to be mid-to-late December compared with an earlier estimate of mid-November.