volume 14, issue 5, P1512 2021
DOI: 10.3390/en14051512
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Mirosław Bajda, Monika Hardygóra

Abstract: Belt conveyors are used for the transportation of bulk materials in a number of different branches of industry, especially in mining and power industries or in shipping ports. The main component of a belt conveyor is its belt, which serves both as a support for the transported material along the conveyor route and as an element in the drive transmission system. Being crucial to the effective and reliable operation of the conveyor, the belt is also its most expensive and the least durable element. A conveyor be…

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