CASE STUDY 3: Tramp Cylinders
Client Profile: A Western Australian Crushing Contractor supplying crushing & screening services to the local mining industry.
The Problem: Frequent Repair of Tramp Cylinders due to abrasion at high cycle speeds.
The Goal: Extend Service Life to ensure downtime & maintenance is kept to a minimum.
The Solution: Callcott & Downey met with the client to record their issues. They decided on manufacturing a new set of cylinders with re-engineered materials and seals, while future performance was monitored.
The Result: The client reported that the service life of the cylinder has drastically improved, resulting in fewer shutdowns and ultimately lower costs.