Conveyor Belt History

- May 11, 2018-

In the middle of seventeenth Century, the United States began to use overhead ropeways to convey bulk materials. In the middle of nineteenth Century, various modern conveyor belts appeared. In 1868, belt conveyer belt conveyer appeared in Britain; in 1887, a screw conveyor appeared in the United States; in 1905, a steel belt conveyor appeared in Switzerland; in 1906, an inertial conveyor appeared in the UK and Germany. Since then, the conveyor belt conveyer is affected by the technological progress of mechanical manufacturing, motor, chemical and metallurgical industry. It is gradually perfected, gradually from the completion of the transmission in the workshop to the completion of material handling in the enterprise, between enterprises and even between the cities, and is indispensable to the mechanization and automation of the material handling system. Component。