Terex Brand Finlay: Application-Driven Crushing & Screening Solutions

the sidelines of Texcon 2023
Alan Witherow, Product & Applications Manager, Finlay in an interview with P.P. Basistha on the sidelines of Texcon 2023, informed that Finlay, a Terex product brand, is working towards making the crushing and screening solutions more applications driven in order to make them suitable for the evolving needs of their customers.

We are making several design improvisations in our machines so that they are suitable for use in the constricted urban areas, specifically for recycling of construction and demolition waste. We are replacing the bigger engines with smaller ones to make the machines more compact, which will also reduce their cost, including through less fuel consumption. We are making advancements on the jaws and screens such that they will operate as a single unit, adding to the compactness of the machines.

Changes are being made in the jaw and impactors and we have added blow separators for blowing away the waste materials. A major modification to improve the overall performance and reliability of Finlay machines is by re-engineering them to deliver additional crushing force and enhancing their safety during operations.

the crushing and screening solutions

Our new and upgraded Finlay machines have an improved screen media, covering broader areas, with more clearance in the screen box, such that only a negligible amount of residual matter remains post crushing. We are confident that the design improvements in the design of our crushing and screening machines will also make them more efficient and robust for higher availability and bring ease of maintenance with faster change of the screen decks and wear liner replacements. While increasing their productivity we are also reducing their operating costs. Our machines are being developed to do recycling of steel slag, fly ash and plasters. We are delighted to be extending our long-standing partnership with Spaleck Gmbh and introduce their innovative screening technology to the Indian market on Finlay mobile plants. We have a long a relationship with Spaleck and have been working together marketing the Finlay 883+ Spaleck screener globally for over a decade. The ‘bio-mining’ sector is an area we are focusing upon and this partnership with Spaleck will provide innovative screening solutions to Indian customers operating in difficult and sticky applications that previously were uneconomical and inefficient to process. We firmly believe that "Waste is not a waste until we waste it" and the Finlay 883+ Spaleck is the ideal machine that will enable companies engaged in this sector to maximise the opportunity to recover and reuse valuable natural resources.

Finlay has also come up with a new large cone and jaw configuration in the hybrid models, comprising a main diesel power pack to power the electric system. We will be expanding our hybrid products with an emphasis on reducing their downtime, reducing their operating costs, and ensuring higher performance with better yields.

We are taking important inputs from our customers in the design of our machines (especially in the screening medium) and are also analyzing real time operating data on machine performance before making any modifications to their design. We believe that Telematics will continue to play a major role in ensuring higher availability of Finlay machines. We are extending all the necessary technical support to our customers, including round-the-clock help desks and operating training programs for our dealers and customers.
NBM&CW - March 2024
Understanding the Numerous  Facets of Tunnelling

Understanding the Numerous Facets of Tunnelling

India is seeing a spate of new tunnel developments since the past few years, led by infra projects such as mass urban transit, railways, roads and highways, hydropower, irrigation, sewerage, water supply etc. Attempts are being

Read more ...

Evolving Manufacturing Trends: A Glimpse Into 2024

Evolving Manufacturing Trends: A Glimpse Into 2024

The year 2024 brings breakthroughs in technology, the need for sustainability, and radical changes in production paradigms in the dynamic field of manufacturing. There is a significant shift towards greater efficiency, innovation, and

Read more ...

Trimble: Revolutionizing Construction Projects with Smart Technology

Trimble: Revolutionizing Construction Projects with Smart Technology

With its smart technology, Trimble is helping contractors manage construction projects on time, improve equipment efficiency, bring higher productivity, worker safety, and complete project economically with desired quality.

Read more ...

Jaso India Prioritising Customer's Satisfaction with Reliable Cranes

Jaso India Prioritising Customer's Satisfaction with Reliable Cranes

“Our cranes are designed as per FEM regulations and are equipped with all the necessary safety features required for safe operations. Our aim is to be trusted and reliable material lifting partner for our customers.” Vishal Sharma, Managing Director

Read more ...

Agrani Enterprises Waterproofing Infrastructure for Longevity & Safety

Agrani Enterprises Waterproofing Infrastructure for Longevity & Safety

“Embracing technological advancements can ultimately lead to more efficient and cost-effective construction practices. This is because the integration of technology in construction companies, particularly in waterproofing, repair, and retrofitting

Read more ...

3D Concrete Printing Workshop with Live Demos

3D Concrete Printing Workshop with Live Demos

Advances in robotics, materials science, and digital design have paved the way for the development of sophisticated 3D concrete printing systems capable of constructing large-scale structures with precision and efficiency. Dr. Vishal Thombare

Read more ...

Jal Shakti Restoring Water To The People of India

Jal Shakti Restoring Water To The People of India

Shri Gajendra Singh Shekhawat, Union Minister, Jal Shakti, shares with S.A.Faridi & Maria R, the challenges and initiatives being taken by the ministry towards effective water management and availability of safe drinking water for India’s burgeoning

Read more ...

Dam Safety Society: Scientific, Technological & Systematic Management

Dam Safety Society: Scientific, Technological & Systematic Management

Dams are critical infrastructure for storing water for a variety of uses like drinking, irrigation, power generation, industrial, domestic, and recreational uses. Managing the precious water assets requires systematic management and

Read more ...

Powerscreen: Strong & Reliable Electric & Hybrid Crushing Machines

Powerscreen: Strong & Reliable Electric & Hybrid Crushing Machines

Powerscreen is actively engaging with its customers to glean information on their job requirements and suggestions, and accordingly making enhancements in its products like Electric & Hybrid Crushing Machines, making them more

Read more ...

Sany India: Batch Mix Plants, Excavators, Cranes & Pilig Rigs

Sany India: Batch Mix Plants, Excavators, Cranes & Pilig Rigs

This achievement is a testament to SANY India’s commitment to provide high–quality, reliable and innovative equipment to the Indian market. Surpassing 30,000 machines operating across India fills us with immense pride. This significant milestone

Read more ...

Paving The Way for More Efficient And Timely Construction & Manufacturing Processes

Paving The Way for More Efficient And Timely Construction & Manufacturing Processes

Transformation of the infrastructure industry is vital for mitigation of climate challenges and the Blue-Green infrastructure offers a sustainable and self-healing solution for the problem at hand, informs Nikhil Jain, CEO, Qubik Group

Read more ...

MCOS Global: Solutions to Reduce Project Delays & Achieve Sustainability

MCOS Global: Solutions to Reduce Project Delays & Achieve Sustainability

Subhashis Kar, Managing Director, MCOS Global presents possible solutions and measures to effectively reduce delays in infra construction projects and bring sustainability in urban developments. MCOS Global is a prominent player

Read more ...

EXCON 2023: Showcasing Construction Industry’s Resilience and Vibrancy

EXCON 2023: Showcasing Construction Industry’s Resilience and Vibrancy

I am sure that a lot of excitement and enthusiasm is building up for the coming week when EXCON 2023, one of the largest construction equipment and technology trade fairs in the world, will open its door to welcome all the

Read more ...

Shri Gadkari discusses on road construction policies, technologies, challenges

Shri Gadkari discusses on road construction policies, technologies, challenges

In a prelude to EXCON 2023, Hon’ble Minister Shri Nitin Gadkari, Ministry of Road Transport & Highways, Government of India, discusses with S. A. Faridi,Group Managing Editor, various aspects of road construction including policies

Read more ...

ICEMA: equipment industry growth prospect, challenges, training etc

ICEMA: equipment industry growth prospect, challenges, training etc

V. Vivekanand, President - ICEMA and Managing Director - Caterpillar India, shares his views on the growth prospects of India’s construction equipment industry and the need for it to embrace higher technology standards to solidify its position

Read more ...

BAI working on construction technologies, sustainability, standardization

BAI working on construction technologies, sustainability, standardization

According to S. Narsimha Reddy, President, Builders’ Association of India, modern construction technologies, use of sustainable building materials and standardisation are important for achieving project completion timelines

Read more ...

COAOI creating favorable environment for crane rental companies

COAOI creating favorable environment for crane rental companies

COAOI engages with the government and relevant stakeholders to promote a more conducive business environment so that crane rental companies can operate efficiently and contribute to the nation’s infrastructure development while maintaining safety

Read more ...

CERA: rental co. instrumental in construction equipment industry growth

CERA: rental co. instrumental in construction equipment industry growth

Rentals are paving the way forward for the construction equipment industry, and to ensure long-term resilience and growth, we are championing initiatives like unity, standardization, and commitment to fair practices

Read more ...

To get latest updates on whatsapp, Save +91 93545 87773 and send us a 'Saved' message
Click Here to Subscribe to Our eNewsletter.