Category: Material Handling

Three Benefits of Buying a 90° Self-Dumping Hopper

Thanks to self-dumping hoppers, moving and dumping materials has gotten much easier and safer over time. Self-dumping hoppers offer their users flexibility and the capacity to handle extremely large loads. 90 degree self-dumping hoppers provide an extended angle, making even the most challenging dumping tasks more manageable. In fact, some manufactures equip their 90° hoppers…

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Use Open-Side Hoppers to Safely Handle Difficult Items

You simply cannot put a price on employee health and safety. This is certainly true from an ethical standpoint, and it is accurate from an economic perspective as well. Providing the right tools and equipment for your employees can help prevent devastating company accidents, improve efficiency and cut down on lost time due to injuries….

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What Is the Difference Between Wheels and Casters?

What Is the Difference Between Wheels and Casters? Roura Material Handling Inc has been providing industrial equipment solutions since 1915. We have served industries in agriculture, manufacturing, construction, milling, and waste management. While we focus on supplying self-dumping hoppers for material management needs, we also offer high-quality components for other equipment. Our removable casters and…

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Material Handling Requirements

Workers in the construction industry have a high risk of accidents and injuries. Although falls are probably the number one risk, materials which are not stored properly can be hazardous to workers and damage expensive materials. Materials which are stacked improperly can collapse on an employee and cause fractures. Items which are too heavy to…

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