Productivity Starts Here
We partner with you to select the right products and get the best possible performance from your belt conveyor system.
Mechanical Belt Fastening Systems
Belt Maintenance Tools
Endless Splicing Systems
Belt Cleaning Systems
Belt Positioners, Trackers, and Trainers
Bondable and Weld-On Pulley Lagging
Impact Beds and Skirting Systems
Coal-Fired Power Plants
Open Pit/Hard Rock Mining
Ports and Terminals
Road Construction Equipment
Sand and Gravel
Resource Library Access to Product Literature, Instructions, Video, & More
Ask the Experts Frequently Asked Questions, Real Life Results, Glossary of Terms
Flexco University Learn About Online, In Class, & On-Site Training
BlogBest Practices, Industry Insights, & Other Expert Perspectives
Product Calculators Calculators to Help Guide Your Product Selections
Calendar Trade Show Schedule & Local Event Listings
Press Room The Latest News for the Media
Your Partner in Productivity
The people of Flexco are committed to applying superior knowledge and products to make your belt conveyor operation as productive as possible.
Our Partnership ApproachRead About Flexco’s Approach to Partnership
Global LocationsMore About Flexco Locations Around the World
Flexco BrandsThe Flexco Portfolio of Brands
Leadership and ExpertiseMeet Our Management Team & Subject Matter Experts
Flexco HistoryA Timeline of Flexco History from 1907 to Today
Associations & CertificationsFlexco Industry Partnerships & Product Certifications
How can we help you?
At Flexco, we pride ourselves on helping you - and your belt conveyor system – work better than ever before. That’s why we don’t just sell products. We partner with you to enhance productivity. And even after your belt is up and running, Flexco stays involved. It’s all part of our commitment to being your most valued partner on the job.
Connect with Flexco
At Flexco, we pride ourselves on helping you - and your belt conveyor system - work better than ever before. How can we help you?
Request an Assessment
Flexco Sales Rep
Maintaining a clean belt is one of the most important factors in the overall efficiency, profitability and safety of a conveyor operation. In spite of all of this, the use of a proper belt cleaning system is still widely overlooked throughout the industry.
Just as one large pothole can compromise your car’s tire, one large rock can damage the load support, and consequently the belt, if material weight exceeds the design capacity. Truth is that belts and load supports see EVERY ounce of EVERY ton of product so protecting the belt in the load zone, even under unusual conditions, is critical to an efficient and working line.
Even the slightest movement or change in your conveyor operation can produce some of the largest consequences if a belt becomes mistracked. And, if the belts are not adjusted quickly and correctly, it can cause subsequent, difficult-to-fix damage to the conveyor.
Most belt conveyor operators know that when it comes to the critical issue of belt splicing, there are two primary options to consider – vulcanized splicing through heat or chemicals and mechanical fastening with metal hinges or plates. What they may not know are all of the factors that influence the decision and ultimately determine the success of the splice.
As we move further into 2018, it is important to take a moment and reflect on the plans and objectives that were set for the year ahead. Conducting an independent assessment of your belt conveyor system is one such action item that should be taken soon to stay on course for a successful 2018.