PRESS RELEASE. U.H.M.W. P.E. LININGS, BUNKERS, HOPPERS , TRUCKS. CO-EFFICIENT OF FRICTION

PRESS RELEASE. U.H.M.W. P.E. LININGS, BUNKERS, HOPPERS , TRUCKS. CO-EFFICIENT OF FRICTION from GRP Grating Systems

By: GRP Grating Systems  30/03/2009
Keywords: Engineering services, construction materials

PRESS RELEASE. NEW SERVICE. U.H.M.W. Polyethelene is a strong wear resistant material with a low friction co-efficient making it an ideal solution for lining chutes, hoppers bunkers and silos. Professionally installed UHMW can be relatively maintenance free even extending the working life of materials handling plant.

Unique Features  Benefits
Abrasion Resistance • Outwears steel 6:1
Chemical Resistance • Resistant to most industrial acids, alkalis and solvents 
  • Will not rust Nil Moisture Absorption
• Non Absorbent Low Coefficient of Friction
• Handles the worst of bulk materials, assist in smooth, predictable flow
• Lightweight .Weighs 1/8th that of steel
• Easily Machined. Cut and drill with basic power tools  
• Formable

• Fastener Selection. Wide range available for different conditions  
• Weldable  
• Space fame construction offers large costs saving
• High Shock Strength Rated non-break, even at -269ºC
Reduce or eliminate arching, ratholing and erratic flow to get your materials moving. Lining applications are available for Trucks, Hoppers, Bins, Bunkers, Chutes, Silos and many more. Custom fabrication and "DROP IN" Liners are also available for easy installation.

Keywords: construction materials, Engineering services