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EQM Rescue provides rapid response that makes sure you have minimal production downtime.

2 simple steps and then we will call you with our best solution and a plan on how to get it installed on the same day.

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At EQM Industrial we provide the complete service:
  • A wide innovative product range
  • Componentary or assembled products
  • New technologies
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  • Prompt and flexible delivery service
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EQM Is Available Across New Zealand

EQM across NZ

Don’t ever get caught on the hop

19 May Don’t ever get caught on the hop

rotary valve driveThat was what a lime manufacturer wanted to ensure with the processing of lime from a quarry. The company uses hoppers with rotary valves and needed an efficient and highly reliable gear drive to open and close the valves at a consistent pace day in day out.

With a limited install time frame and being a critical link in the process, what was immediately available in gear drives that didn’t compromise reliability became the criteria that put us to the test.

The STM in-line helical gear drive was the recommended option as it can be made up of a combination of more than one gearbox to provide a low ratio which enables the pouring of lime at between 3-8 rpm as well as producing a high torque.

These gear drives needed to be constructed of materials that would stand up to the harsh environment of  operating outdoors in a quarry so the STM solution being made of cast Iron delivered these  hard wearing qualities.

If you’re looking for a gear drive to operate your system, however challenging you may think it is, look no further,…. Contact us today.


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