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ASGCO® Products for the Aggregate Industry


Aggregates are building materials used in construction, including sand, gravel, crushed stone, and recycled concrete. Aggregates are mined and either used in their raw form (for example, as foundations) or serve as composite materials in the production of concrete and...

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ASGCO® Products for the Cement Industry


ASGCO® “Complete Conveyor Solutions” Offers the Cement Industry High Quality Products and Services with Proven Success. Our modern world is inconceivable without cement. It is the basic building material for the most varied construction tasks and is the most important...

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New E-Z Torque® Blade Wear Indicator


ASGCO® E-Z Torque® Tensioning System for Primary Belt Cleaners The industry’s best tensioning system just got better! ASGCO®’s new and improved E-Z Torque® Tensioning System now comes with an integrated blade wear indicator. The new patented indicator on our E-Z...

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ASGCO‬® featured on the cover of World Coal Magazine!


To Provide the World’s Material Handling Industry with Efficient, Safe and Productive “Complete Conveyor Solutions.” Photograph taken by Phil Wowak Senior Project Manager at ASGCO®.

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ASGCO®’s New Dura-Tuff™ Skirting System


New Urethane Formula for Superior Performance in the Toughest Environments! In today’s bulk handling industry, dust and material containment is critical to the performance of an optimized conveyor system. Traditional skirting can be an effective solution, but some hard rock...

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Introducing ASGCO®’s One-Sided Slide-lers™


New patent pending design for confined spaces! Change rolls without removing adjacent idlers! ASGCO® new patent pending One-Sided Slide-lers™ give you the ability to change idler rolls under the conveyor loading skirt area without having to remove adjacent belt idlers....

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House Passes First Long-Term Transportation Bill in a Decade


After days of debate on over 100 amendments, NSSGA welcomed the U.S. House of Representatives passage of a six-year surface transportation reauthorization by a strong bipartisan vote of 363-64. The historic measure provides as much as $339 billion in funding,...

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ASGCO®’s Razor-Back Retractable System®


The industry’s best secondary belt cleaning system just got better! ASGCO®’s new Razor-Back Retractable™ System can be accessed and removed from outside of the chute, without breaking the plane of the conveyor!  Our engineering department has listened to the feedback...

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ASGCO®’s Excalibur® Food Grade Belt Cleaners


  Sanitary, Safe, and Lightweight Belt Cleaning Solution from the Worldwide Leader in Belt Cleaning technology! The food preparation and handling industry must adhere to some of the most stringent sanitary regulations imaginable. It’s critical that all aspects of the...

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ASGCO®’s introduces the latest innovation in their Tru-Trainer® line of idlers


The patented Tru-Trainer® Tapered Troughing Idler is based on an enhanced load carrying design which features quicker activation, increased swing and overall better performance for troughed conveyor belt systems.   Now, there is no belt edge damage and the troughing angle...

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Primary Belt Cleaner Competitive Comparison


ASGCO® is proud to announce that effective today all Primary Belt Cleaners are Bigger, Stronger and more Durable than ever before. All primary mounting tubes are increasing in both diameter and strength (55% stronger). All primary and secondary mounting tubes...

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Conveyor Chutes For Coal Industry


Read this innovative World Coal article by ASGCO’s Phil Wowak and Joe SanderIn on the complexity and innovation with how coal is loaded and unloaded onto conveyor belts. At first, this might seem an easy prospect: simply build conveyors and...

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Conveyor Analysis Program


ASGCO Complete Conveyor Solutionscontinues to provide bulk material handlers ways to cut operating costs and down-time along with improving the safety of their operations. ASGCO provides a complete on-site survey of all the conveyor systems involved in each plant and...

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ASGCO Manufacturing honors Amy Lessman’s wish


Amy Lessman, wife of ASGCO Manufacturing’s CPA Joe Lessman, was a dedicated and caring teacher for underprivileged and learning disabled children. Sadly we had to say goodbye to her. We set about to make her wish of donating books to...

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Corporate Videos Released


ASGCO recently revised our company’s corporate videos. The updated videos are now available in both English and Spanish! Please take a moment to watch the new videos below. These videos present the philosophy and passion for innovation that are hallmarks...

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Worldwide Leader in Bulk Handling Innovation Launches New Website


ASGCO® Unveils New Website To Further Enhance Customer Experience. Worldwide operators of bulk handling facilities will be glad to know there is one supplier never content on settling for an ordinary experience for their customers. (more…)

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ASGCO Introduces a “Complete Conveyor Solution” for Bulk Material Handling


ASGCO® “Complete Conveyor Solutions” now offers the world’s first advanced containment and dust control solution for conveyed bulk material products. ASGCO®’s Pro-Zone™ is a patent pending modular conveyor belt load-zone system that optimizes the seal for air/dust tightness on the...

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Conveyor Training School Services Expanded


Even the most innovative products in the industry need proper installation to function properly. That was the driving idea behind ASGCO’s conveyor training school (ACT™). ASGCO® Manufacturing, the worldwide leader in providing the most effective products for bulk material handling,...

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Get Maximum Conveyor Belt Clamping Power with New Sure Grip™ Belt Clamps from ASGCO®


The newest addition in ASGCO’s® line of Safe-Guard conveyor safety products. The patented Sure Grip™ Belt Clamps were created for maximum grip! Sure Grip™ offers exceptional belt clamping for all types of conveyor belt maintenance in a variety of working...

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ASGCO® Expands Tru-Trainer® Conveyor Belt Tracking Idler Range!


The Tru-Trainer series of conveyor belt tracking idlers are a patented design that offers the most reliable and re-active belt tracking idlers available today. Its stainless steel internal pivot that is perpendicular to the plane of the belt and its...

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ASGCO® Announces Our New Improved Impact Cradle Beds!


Protect your conveyor belts from impact damage. ASGCO®’s Impact Cradle Beds are (patent pending) designed to provide protection to your conveyor belt from impact damage from large rocks, tramp metal, roof bolts or bucket teeth can put a stop to...

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New External Skirtboard/Wear Liners


Allentown PA – September 26, 2012: ASGCO®’s External Skirtboard/ Wear Liners are an effective and economical upgrade that protects and improves the conveyor skirtboards and sealing system. These are mounted on the outside of skirtboard allowing for ease of inspection...

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New Super Skalper® XC™ Blades for Primary Belt Cleaners


Allentown, PA – September 10, 2012: The Super-Skalper XC™ primary conveyor belt cleaning system can tackle the toughest carry-back applications. The massive blade provides carry-back removal for high-speed belts, large head pulleys and large sizes and volumes of material, typically...

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Improved Conveyor Inspection Program


ASGCO announces improvements to their conveyor inspection program. This program was created to access capabilities of existing conveyor systems by gathering conveyor components data, and formulating solutions to streamline and maximize present operations. This program also prevents high-priced repairs and...

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Gillette, Wyoming Facility Becomes Master Distributor for CCI Conveyor Pulleys


Allentown PA – December 8, 2011: We are pleased to announce our Gillette, Wyoming facility is now a master distributor for CCI Conveyor Pulleys. CCI, a Division of Martin Sprocket and Gear, incorporates manufacturing and sales facilities worldwide. Similar to...

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Presents the New Safe-Guard Return Idler Cage


Allentown, PA – December 16, 2011: ASGCO has long recognized the importance of ensuring safety in the workplace. The ASGCO SAFE-GUARD RETURN IDLER CAGE is our latest innovative product to protect your workers and provide a cost effective, durable solution...

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NEW V-Return Style Dual Return Tru-Trainer Conveyor Belt Tracking System


ASGCO, a leading manufacturer of proprietary bulk conveyor components and accessories, announces a new addition to their line of Tru-Trainer conveyor belt tracking Idlers. The Tru-Trainer idlers react as the conveyor belt moves off center, maintaining the belt’s original position,...

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ASGCO Opens Harper, WV Facility


Allentown, PA – July 15, 2011: To provide a higher standard of service ASGCO distributors and mining and aggregate customers in the Harper, West Virginia area and surrounding regions, ASGCO is pleased to announce the addition of our Harper, WV...

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New Safe-Guard Modular Conveyor Flat Guards


Allentown, PA – July 26, 2011: ASGCO’s line conveyor safety products are designed with one main priority – making sure workers are protected against hazardous moving machine parts and pinch points within the conveyor system. Our line of Safe-Guard products...

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ASGCO Announces New Conveyor Guarding & Safety Products


Allentown, PA – June 9, 2011: ASGCO makes available four, new Conveyor Safety Products. Designed to prevent injuries from pinch points and contact with hazardous moving machine parts, these new products are essential to put a stop to injuries and...

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ASGCO Named Allentown Business of the Month


ASGCO Manufacturing Inc. is the February 2011 “Business of the Month” The announcement was made by Allentown Mayor Ed Pawlowski and Allentown Economic Development Corporation Director of Enterprise Development Lewis Edwards at a morning news conference held at ASGCO’s facility located at...

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The Heavy Duty Skalper MDX


Allentown, PA – October 23, 2010: ASGCO announces the Skalper MDX, their newest entry into the heavy duty mining industry. The ASGCO Skalper MDX pre-cleaner is designed for high speed and high tonnage conveyor systems in above and underground mining....

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New and Improved Skalper III Blades


Allentown, PA – April 26, 2010: ASGCO “Complete Conveyor Solutions” is pleased to announce that all of the new complete Skalper III®. (SK3) systems will now be built using our new and improved heavy duty blade design. The new and...

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New Improved Skalper IV Blade & E-Z Torque Tensioning System


Allentown, Pa – January 12, 2010: ASGCO “Complete Conveyor Solutions” is pleased to announce their new and improved Skalper IV® blade and E-Z Torque® Tensioning System. Our newly enhanced Skalper® series of conveyor belt pre-cleaners have been installed and have...

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Wash Box Self-Contained Secondary Belt Cleaning System


Allentown, PA – June 18, 2009: The ASGCO Wash Box is installed as a secondary belt cleaner and is designed to work on the return side of the conveyor belt. Testing has proven that by adding water sprays to your...

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Safely Inspect Your Conveyor Equipment While it is Running with ASGCO Chute Inspection Doors


Allentown, PA – January 20, 2009: ASGCO has long recognized the importance of ensuring safety in the workplace. ASGCO’s new Inspection Door allows for safe visual inspection of conveyor equipment while the conveyor is running. The ASGCO Chute Inspection and...

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Reversible Tru-Trainer is the Simplest and the Best Training Idler on the Market!


Allentown, PA – December 10, 2008: The Tru-Trainer™ idler has an internal central pivot that is perpendicular to the plane of the belt. The ends of the roller are tapered slightly so that the edges of the belt create a slight drag on...

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Safe-Guard Return Idler Guard Prevents Injuries


Allentown, PA – October 31, 2008: ASGCO has long recognized the importance of ensuring safety in the workplace. The lightweight, ASGCO SAFE-GUARD Return Idler Guard was designed to prevent injuries from pinch points and to catch the return idler if it should fall....

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New Duo-Spring Tensioner


Allentown, PA – April 28, 2009: The new Duo-Spring secondary tensioner developed by ASGCO “Complete Conveyor Solutions”, utilizes a unique patent pending mounting plate that allows the cleaning blade to be spring tensioned in either a pull-up or push-up position....

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New Heavy Duty Safe-Guard Fits CEMA E & F Roller Guards


Allentown, PA – December 26, 2007: The ASGCO SAFE-GUARD line that works on CEMA B, C, and D series idlers up to 7” in diameter, has now been expanded to include CEMA E & F return rollers. The transverse support of the new...

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Razor-Back with Spray Bar Secondary Belt Cleaner


Allentown, PA – June 27, 2007: Building on our goal to provide solutions to your conveyor belt problems, ASGCO Manufacturing introduces Razor-Back with Spray Bar, a secondary belt cleaner that uses a row of spray nozzles to spray a fine sharp stream...

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