• When Is It Time for a New Drum for Your Trommel?

    If you’re an aggregate worker who spends every day out in the field, you probably already know what applications most require the use of drums for trommel machines. But if you’re relatively new to the aggregate field, sometimes things can get a little bit confusing. Drums for trommel machines are used throughout the aggregate industry. […]

  • Shape Wire Screens Vs. Woven Wire Screens

    If you work in the aggregate industry, then chances are you know how important it is to have the right screen for particular materials. There are many different types of screen materials available, and each has its own advantages and disadvantages. Before choosing replacement screening material, it’s important to assess your specific needs and applications. […]

  • Samscreen Solutions – Tri Star Developing: A Sizing Situation

    Tri Star Developing, a construction company based in Connecticut, was having some issues with screen sizing. They were screening topsoil with a side-tensioned, direct-feed screening plant, and couldn’t size the material to ½” – without blinding over the bottom deck screen. Samscreen worked with Tri Star to evaluate their screening process, and as a result […]

  • Samscreen Solutions – Trap Rock Materials: Woven Woes

    Trap Rock Materials, a quarry stone producer in Indiana, was dealing with some woven screen woes. Their large stationary screening plant was fitted with standard woven screens. The machine was configured with bolt-down clamps to hold the woven screens in place. The plant superintendent was not only replacing the woven screens on a weekly basis, […]

  • Material Screening Calculator [INFOGRAPGIC]

    Calculating screen area is helpful when you are trying to select the screen type that will most efficiently handle your particular application. In order to assist you in calculating the appropriate screen area, we’ve created this chart that will assist you. Please refer to the chart when considering the proper screening material, and contact us […]

  • Samscreen Solutions – A. Taylor: “Tension” Headaches

    A. Taylor, a sand and gravel producer based in Massachusetts, was having some major concerns over screening. The screens in their Eagle® screening plant were breaking apart from the impact wear off the feeder belt. That’s when they called Samscreen, Inc. for assistance. Samscreen discussed better options in screening media with A. Taylor, and we […]