Material Conveying Systems

Ducon has been supplying the most advanced and custom engineered material handling and conveying systems to industries and utilities since the early 1950’s.


Ducon has designed and installed over 5000 systems for handling and conveying various materials including fly ash, alumina, lime, limestone, ores and other materials to various customers around the world. Ducon name is synonymous with quality and the most reliable equipment in the industry since its inception in 1938.

Ducon has completed hundreds of turnkey projects with pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical conveying systems for the world's chemical, steel, mining, fertilizer, food, power and coal industries.

Types of Systems

  • Truck and Railcar Unloading Systems
  • Complete Lean and Dense Phase Systems
  • Limestone and Fly Ash Reinjection Systems
  • Silo Loading and Unloading Systems
  • Bath Handling and Recycling
  • FGD Limestone Conveying Systems
  • Pipe Conveyors for Petcoke, Cement, Alumina, etc.
  • Gravity Flow Conveying
  • Alumina and Fly Ash Wagon Loading and Unloading
  • Turnkey Installations
Coal handling equipment example One of Ducon’s material conveying systems

Systems Components

  • Air Slides
  • Air Lifts
  • Rotary Air Locks
  • Pressure Conveyor Pumps
  • Double Dump Gates
  • Silo Extraction Cones
  • Bulk Loading Chutes
  • Two & Three Way Valves