Mike Schroeder, Technical Consultant, shared with Aggregates Business magazine reporter, Liam McLoughlin, the factors to consider when selecting a cleated conveyor belt for the aggregates industry and how the cleat design can impact the machine's output and uptime. This technology is on display at Conexpo-Con/Agg in March 2023.
Posted 3/14/23 (Tue) read more »
Did you know that WCCO Belting provides rubber for playground equipment? Sean Martin, Account Management Lead, wrote an article about this trend. Read on to learn about how rubber components are quickly becoming the future of playground equipment.
Posted 2/28/23 (Tue) read more »
Giving your supplier of critical components - like your conveyor belt manufacturer - a seat at the table when creating new technologies can improve performance efficiency and reduce cost. In this article, WCCO's Mike Schroeder shares the benefits of collaborating early on for optimum performance.
Posted 1/06/23 (Fri) read more »
As we reflect on the past year, we see multiple themes come to the forefront for our business: growth, change, accomplishment, acknowledgment, strength, and leadership. These commonalities in the highlights of our year can be seen in everything from the acquisition of WCCO Belting and starting a new era in Continental’s Conveying Solutions business area, to the seven awards we earned from local and national sources, to demonstrating increased thought leadership through various articles and media interviews in the industries in which we do business. Read on to learn about all the ways 2022 was a pivotal year for WCCO Belting.
Posted 12/28/22 (Wed) read more »
WCCO Belting earned the Export-Import Bank of the United States (EXIM) ‘Exporter of the Year’ Award at the organization’s 2022 Annual Conference in Washington, D.C. on December 13, 2022. The company was one of eight companies across the country to earn the award. Read the press release to learn more.
Posted 12/20/22 (Tue) read more »
Learn more about our next generation of RAPTOR® Draper Headers with a new surface feature – the Edge Defender™ – with this product Q&A.
Posted 11/07/22 (Mon) read more »
Our own Mike Schroeder was interviewed by Aggregates Business for an article about innovations in conveying for industrial applications, specifically quarrying. He talked in-depth about WCCO's Direct X belting technology and the impressive results from field testing. Read on to learn how this belt is innovating quarries across the globe.
Posted 10/28/22 (Fri) read more »
Chad Haugen, senior product development engineer at WCCO Belting, wrote an article outlining tips - and benefits - of belting preventative maintenance for draper headers and balers to help farmers and their farm operation be more successful.
Posted 10/19/22 (Wed) read more »
Our former CEO, Tom Shorma, was interviewed on the Conquering Chaos podcast, a show for manufacturing leaders. On the podcast, Tom shared insights into how WCCO Belting increased throughput by 20%, retained talent, and created an environment where anyone within the organization can contribute to the growth of the company.
Posted 10/13/22 (Thu) read more »
Danielle "Dani" Renham, our Senior Quality Engineer, was interviewed on Mavens of Manufacturing podcast to talk about her experience in engineering and manufacturing. Listen in to learn about how she got her unexpected start in engineering and manufacturing, and how her team impacts feeding the world.
Posted 10/07/22 (Fri) read more »