Bucket Elevators

Vulcan Engineering makes a wide range of Centrifugal Discharge Bucket Elevators to vertically convey hot and cool material.

  • Take-up with special housing seals to reduce sand leakage
  • Foundry service bearings with heavy-duty seals designed to reduce sand intrusion
  • Access doors on boot section for maintenance or clean out
  • Access doors with cam action release for full access to tail pulley from two sides
  • Inspection panels on both sides of the discharge chute
  • Heavy-duty self-cleaning, wing type tail pulley
  • Head section and boot section constructed of heavy steel
  • Shop assembled to assure that the elevator can be easily plumbed in the field and the belt trained to eliminate rubbing against the inside of the casing

Maintenance Platform
Maintenance platform at the top of bucket elevators (varies with casing size) with caged access ladder.

Magnetic Drum Discharge Chute
Magnetic Drum Discharge Chute to remove metallic material from Sand.