Zisco Project – World Record

Conveyor Design Scope

Zisco Project World Record Design – Responsible for mechanical design and control logic for starting and stopping, head tail drive, and downhills

Year of Construction: 1998
Location: Zimbabwe, South Africa
Length : 15.6 km
Power: 1,000 kW
Capacity: 600 tph
Strength: ST-888 N/mm
Velocity : 4.3 m/s
Material: Iron Ore

Interesting Features:

  • Worlds longest single flight (51,000’) troughed conveyor in 1998
  • Overland w/horizontal curve, Downhill, 1 flight, brakes
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