PowerTwist Move SGT Shingle Conveyor Cost Savings

SuperGrip Top Belting is designed to last longer in the abrasive conditions of belt-driven conveyors.

Tango SGT on Asphalt Shingle Conveyor


Case Study: Global Building Materials Manufacturer
Application: Belt-driven Asphalt Shingle Conveyor

Annual Cost Savings: $281,922

  • 98% reduced operating costs
  • 99% reduced labor costs
  • Virtually eliminated lost production costs
  • Belt life extended from 1 week to over 2 years
  • POWERTWIST MOVE SGT paid for itself in 1 operating day
Problem:   Calculated Cost Savings
  1. Current belts only lasted 1 week.
  2. Labor to change belts consisted of 2 men spending 2 hours every Friday to
    replace worn out belts, which greatly impacted production.
  3. High cost of inventory of current belts.
  Case Study Chart
Solution: POWERTWIST Move SuperGrip Top Belting  
  1. With it’s high resistance to abrasion, PT Move SuperGrip Top Belting has been
    running for 2 years without needing replacement.
  2. Installation time was reduced by 50%.
  3. Inventory was reduced to a few boxes of PT Move SGT and belts are made
    to the required length on-site. The right amount of inventory is on hand at
    all times, thus eliminating excess capital tied up in spare inventory.

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