Conveyor calculations and standards
For Australian applications we consistently design to the following Australian Standards,
please let us know if your application requires another standards
o AS1657 Walkways maintenance and access platforms
o AS4024-2015 Safety of Machinery
o AS1755-2000 Conveyor Safety Requirements
o AS4100 Steel Structures
o AS1359 Rotating Electrical Machines,
o AS1470 Health & Safety at Work,
o AWS D 1.1 Structural Steel Welding, American standard
o AS 1554.1 Structural Steel Welding, Australian standard
o AS3990 Mechanical Equipment – Steel work,
o Occupational Safety and Health Act 1996
o Mines Safety and Inspection Act 1994
o Mines Safety and Inspection Regulations 1995
Our sophisticated conveyor calculation tool provides complete tension and power analysis. Features include:
o Overall profile configurations, during all operating modes.
o Identification of belt and conveyor interface issues.
o Take up tensions, multiple drives, and split-power situations.
o Roller analysis.
o Belt selection tool – recommends carcass, cover grade, and cover gauge.
o Detailed belt data sheets including roll weight.