• PROK HDPE takes conveyor roller durability to a new level

    Global conveyor component manufacturer PROK has just released a new high-density polyethylene (HDPE) roller which is lighter, more durable, and avoids secondary conveyor damage in the event of a failure, reducing the unscheduled downtime that costs mining companies millions of dollars in lost productivity annually.

    July 15, 2021 0 comment

  • HDPE continues to replace steel

    Traditional steel mesh panels – used in the manufacture of Under Conveyor Guards and found on conveying systems at many mining and bulk materials handling sites – are likely to become another victim of the growing trend to be replaced by HDPE.

    June 16, 2021 0 comment

  • Stealing uses for steel

    DYNA Engineering’s HDPE (plastic) conveyor guards are providing Australian miners with a sustainable solution for site safety.

    March 11, 2021 0 comment

  • More pink for the Pilbara

    Around 660 square metres of high-density polyethylene (HDPE) conveyor guards for three conveyors have been produced and installed at a major iron ore operation in the Pilbara region of Western Australia.

    October 29, 2020 0 comment

  • Pilbara iron ore mine site chooses HDPE over steel

    A new conveyor guarding project at a major iron ore mine in the Pilbara region of Western Australia aims to increase safety for mining personnel.

    July 29, 2020 0 comment

  • Diacon guards mine workers from conveyor dangers

    Diacon Australia prides itself on being a genuine Australian manufacturer of plastic conveyor guards, with a team of dedicated engineers that set it apart from competitors.

    April 3, 2020 0 comment

  • Debunking myths: performance facts about joining HDPE pipe

    A new mechanical joining solution from Victaulic offers outstanding performance capabilities for high-density polyethylene pipes.

    July 18, 2018 0 comment