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.
Extensive experience and knowledge in machining and fabricating products for
hostile environments ensure our customers that we’ll meet their specific
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.
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
rod type checking system for load cells
cylinder operated ore gate
· Full shop pre-assembly
and function test prior to shipment
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.