Companies worldwide that handle or process bulk materials  deploy EDEM technology to optimize equipment design and performance, shorten product development cycles and enhance product innovation.

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  • EDEM Simulation of Transfer Chute in mining

    Hatch Deploys EDEM BulkSim Solution for Mining

    Hatch Ltd. is a global supplier of engineering, project and construction management services to the Mining, Metallurgical, Energy, and Infrastructure sectors. Hatch deploys EDEM BulkSim to test and verify complex conveyor transfer point designs.

  • EDEM Simulation of Aggregate Asphalt Dryer

    Astec Re-designs Aggregate Dryer for Energy Savings

    Astec. Inc, a member of the Astec Industries family of companies, is a manufacturer of continuous and batch-process hot-mix asphalt plants and related equipment and services. EDEM has become an integral part of Astec’s design process.

  • EDEM simulation is for virtual performance testing to improve transfer point design

    Transfer Point Retrofit by Haald Engineering

    Haald Engineering is a specialized mechanical design consulting firm with extensive turnkey experience in the construction of materials handling and processing facilities. Haald used EDEM virtual prototypes to streamline the design process.

  • EDEM simulation was used to identify the optimal design

    DRA Designs Cost-Saving Conveyor-Crusher Feed Transfer Station for AngloGold Ashanti Mine in Ghana

    DRA Mineral Projects is a multinational design and project management company specializing in minerals processing plants and mining services. DRA deployed EDEM simulation software to design and virtually test prototype equipment designs.

  • TU Delft – M2i Develops Virtual Blast Furnace Model

    The Materials Innovation Institute in cooperation with Group of Metals Production from Delft University of Technology and Tata Steel R&D (IJmuiden). TU Delft and M2i used EDEM virtual prototypes in the R&D of iron and steel processes.

  • EDEM Simulations of vertical and Sloping chute designs

    Conveyor Transfer Point Redesign at Astec, Inc.

    Astec Inc. designs and manufactures a complete line of continuous and batch-process hot-mix asphalt facilities and soil remediation equipment. Astec routinely employs EDEM software in both R&D and the equipment design process.