Rhyne Rock takes delivery of a new GIPO Mobile Crushing and Screening Plant

13th August 2008

Established approximately ten years ago, Rhyne Rock Ltd is a family owned business that has grown into one of the largest quarries and suppliers of all types of crushed rock, road chippings, bulk excavation and ready-mix concrete within the area.

Based in Killoe, County Longford they are situated close to all the major towns in the county. The company has developed a customer base that includes government departments, well known building firms, civil engineering contractors and a host of valued customers in the agricultural and private sectors that have all seen the benefit of the Rhyne Rock service. The company's success has been built on producing high quality products at competitive prices which allied with high levels of customer service provides an all encompassing package.

The new GIPO mobile crushing and screening plant has been supplied by UK and Ireland distributor, Aggregate Processing and Recycling of Tamworth UK. APR have distributed GIPO crushing and screening plant for some years and supply a product that is tried and tested throughout the world and is highly customisable to suit particular requirements.

The Gipo B1385 FDR GIGA machine supplied to Rhyne Rock is unique in that it is totally free running on the track system and requires no stabilising legs; machine movement is very fast and simple.

The usual high specification includes a 33 ton jaw crusher -1350 wide x 850 deep complete with speed control, hydraulic assisted adjustment and reversing facility. Material is fed into a large capacity feed hopper with hydraulic folding Hardox sides, material is then passed over a heavy duty feeder with variable speed hydraulic drive load sensing and a Hardox heavy duty base and side liners.

A 2 deck pre-screen includes a crusher by-pass option for middle grade and an 8 metre long side conveyor with full side sealing. The machine specification also features a 1.4m wide outlet conveyor from the crusher with hydraulic lift height adjustment and crusher deflector system. An on-board demountable 2 deck screen and conveyor system which includes a radial oversize return conveyor, middle screen size conveyor and a fine product conveyor completes the processing component line-up.

The GIPO B1385 FDR GIGA supplied to Rhyne Rock is a highly efficient high performance primary crushing and screening system weighing in at around 88 tons and is powered by a Caterpillar C13 engine with 328kw. Drive is totally diesel hydraulic with variable speed, and electrics at a low 24volt.


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