Granite Slab Handling Equipment

While granite is a highly durable material once installed, it’s actually quite fragile in its raw state. This is a real concern for companies that regularly carry granite, as they run the risk of losing massive amounts of money on a damaged stock if the material is handled carelessly. This is why granite slab racks…

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All About Caster Wheels: Varieties and Styles

A self dumping hopper with casters is not the only piece of equipment to utilize caster wheels. These wheels are distinctive because they are heavy-duty and typically allow for a greater range of maneuverability on any item. Roura Material Handling has a wide selection of casters available for all your hauling needs. While most casters…

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Material Hoppers: Reducing Waste and Adding Value

A material handling hopper is a necessity in a variety of businesses; however, in manufacturing these products are invaluable. Roura Material Handling has been in business for over one hundred years because of the need for these valuable tools. Material hoppers not only increase efficiency within the manufacturing process, but these steel contraptions help to…

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6 Different Uses for a Self Dumping Hopper

Self dumping hoppers can be a handy tool for a variety of means. Material hoppers from Roura can be specific for certain materials like glass or metal. We’ve put together a list of six different applications for them so you can choose the one that is right for you. The Basics Before we talk about…

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What is a Gaylord Dumper?

A Gaylord dumper is a machine designed to safely and effectively transfer materials from common containers into storage vessels and/or processing equipment. It is designed for handling the contents of Gaylord boxes. Roura Material Handling’s dumper design features adjustable arms to maximize its flexibility. Like our other material management equipment, the purpose of our Gaylord…

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5 Things You Should Know Before You Buy a Self-Dumping Hopper

Self dumping hoppers are invaluable for the efficient collection, handling and transfer of job site materials. Oftentimes, environmental safety and keeping the job site clean and organized is a big issue; this where self dumping hoppers come into play. Thanks to the self-tipping design, they provide a safe and practical way to process materials. These…

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3 Steps To Customize Your Self-Dumping Hopper

At Roura Material Handling, we’re committed to providing our customers with high-quality products that meet their needs in every way. We can alter the specifications of any of our standard lines of self dumping hoppers — Durable, Rugged, Ultimate or Behemoth — or engineer an original custom hopper for any application. Follow these three steps…

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