Coal Raw Material Handling

Thermo Fisher Scientific offers a variety of equipment designed for belt conveyors moving coal, iron pellets, minerals, aggregates and other bulk materials. Our belt conveyor scales help to ensure precise feeding of process materials to maintain product quality. Our conveyor protection switches are important tools in helping to prevent accidents, protect equipment, and reduce unscheduled shutdowns. Our tramp metal detectors protect expensive crushers, conveyors and other process equipment from damage by tramp metal.

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Featured products for coal raw material handling

Get basic rate information and totalization functions in processes involving non-critical or lower-value materials with ±1% accuracy. The highly compact Ramsey IDEA Belt Scale System is ideal for operations where economy and ease of installation are important considerations.

Monitor your conveyor belt scale feed with an accuracy of ±0.5%, even in the most demanding industrial applications. The Ramsey Series 20 Belt Scale System is designed for general in-plant belt conveyor weighing.

Run your high-speed plant and process operations with an accuracy of ±0.25% with the Ramsey Series 17 Belt Scale System. This conveyor belt scale features a multi-idler weighbridge that permits more scale-borne time, minimizing alignment errors.

Experience high performance for loadout, inventory monitoring, and fee-holder type applications. The Ramsey Series 14 Belt Scale System is accurate to within 0.125% and is designed for basis-of-payment applications requiring certification by government and regulatory agencies.

Take a new approach to scale instrumentation. This series of electronic integrators, available in field- or panel-mount versions, are suitable for belt conveyor scales, weighbelt feeders, loss-in-weight feeders, impact flow meters, and other dynamic weighing systems.

Get reliable and accurate speed-sensing for your belt scale system with the Ramsey Model 60-12 Switch. Its rugged, cast-aluminum housing makes it suitable for outdoor installations.


Prevent damage of expensive downstream equipment from tramp metal on conveyor belts. The Ramsey Oretronic IV Tramp Metal Detector can detect all types of metallic scrap, including bucket teeth, manganese steel mantles, bore crowns, bar scrap chains, tools, and more.

Monitor under speed or slippage conditions with the Ramsey Model 60-23P Under Speed Switch. This conveyor safety switch monitors the rotational velocity of conveyor belts, bucket elevators, and other types of rotating equipment.

Identify potentially hazardous situations with your bulk handling equipment with the Ramsey Belt Misalignment Switch. This conveyor safety switch monitors the position and tracking of conveyor belts and activates an alarm if the belt skews or misaligns.

Keep personnel safe and equipment from being damaged with this emergency shutdown device for conveyors or other equipment. The Ramsey Safety Cable Pull Switch is a conveyor safety switch that will activate an alarm when force is applied to the pull cable at any position.  

Make coal power more efficient, optimize operations, and address environmental concerns. To learn more about the interconnected technologies that takes coal from the mine to the boiler and deliver reliable electricity to industry and households, download the free eBook, A Practical Guide to Improving Coal-fired Power Generation Operations.

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