The purchase of equipment to increase production capacity at Screenspares Direct Ltd.
Screenspares Direct Ltd are suppliers of conveyor belts, on site vulcanising, conveyor rollers, screen meshes and skirting rubber. They buy in rollers and belting, add value to them by making up steel boards to support rollers to customer specifications. They supply to conveyor & screening manufacturers and end users such as factories.
The project promoter has currently 1 mobile Vulcaniser Machine in place but it is inadequate to meet demand and production levels. When it is being used out on site no other production orders can be met.
Funded under Axis 3, through SWARD, the project enabled the purchase of a vulcanising machine will cuts belting to lengths from large rolls to suit different lengths by joining them together by hot vulcanising method to meet customer requirements. The press is autonomous because it includes the pheumatic pressure system, heating system and cooling system.