State-of-the-art machinery, complete certification, testing capabilities and extensive in-house repair capabilities of all equipment we manufacture and, last but not least, an in-depth knowledge of the steelmaking process makes Woodings the perfect choice for material handling equipment that will consistently perform to the highest standards.

Fabrication and Machining

Extensive experience and knowledge in machining and fabricating products for hostile environments ensure our customers that we’ll meet their specific equipment needs.


Our certifications include the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel's R-Stamp that qualifies us to repair pressure vessels and piping, and the American Society of Mechanical Engineers (ASME) PP and U Stamps that demonstrate our superior ability to work with pressure piping and pressure vessels, respectively.


Chutes may be built or rebuilt using carbon steel construction with chromium carbide overlaid liner plates.



Ore Weigh Hopper

Woodings offers gate type ore hoppers with load cells for ore weight indication. The hopper body is carbon steel and lined with hard face overlay plate for long service life.

· Tie rod type checking system for load cells
· Pneumatic cylinder operated ore gate
· Full shop pre-assembly and function test prior to shipment


Ore Buckets

Woodings supplies both new and repaired clamshell buckets with abrasion resistant plate (400-450 BHN) for bucket lips/trays. A hard face overlay for the edges and the inside of bucket lips increases service life. The main bucket bushings are manganese steel while the main bucket pins are produced from 4340 with 400 series stainless overlay or from manganese steel. Sheave retainers are manganese bronze. Woodings conducts a full shop open/close test of every bucket prior to shipment.

About Home Products Cad Demos Design Customers Literature Newsroom Contact Us