A stationary hopper is a reliable material handling system for dry bulk goods that serves two purposes. For one, it can be put to use as a temporary storage system for transloading to trucks, dump trucks or rail cars. Second, it can be utilized as a measuredly feeding system together with a conveyor system such as a belt conveyor or a vibrating conveyor.
HOPPER FOR MEASURED DOSING AND STORAGE
At NM Heilig we use the name hopper, but in the industry also the terms feed hopper, hopper conveyor, hopper feeder conveyor, and bulk reception feeder are used for the same principle.
According to your specifications regarding particle size and material properties, NM Heilig designs, builds, and supplies hopper systems and mobile systems provided with optional:
- discharge conveyor
- vibrating conveyor
- wear plates
- construction in carbon or various stainless steel grades
Would you like to know what dimensions and features we offer with our hoppers? Please feel free to contact us for more information.