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The screw conveyor is one of the oldest methodsof conveying material known to mankind with the original design dating back to more than two thousand years. Since the screw conveyor came into general use a little over a century ago for moving grains, fine coal and other bulk material of the times, it has came to occupy a unique place in a growing area of material handling processing. Today, modern technology has made the screw conveyor one of the most efficient and economical method for moving bulk material.Screw Conveyors are compact and easily adapted to congested locations, versatile and can be employed in horizontal, inclined and vertical installations can be used as a mixer or agitator to blend dry or fluid ingredients, provide crystallization or coagulant action, or to maintain solutions in suspension.
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