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 was used for virtual testing of truck load body

    Reducing truck load body operating and manufacturing costs at VR Steel

    VR Steel designs, builds, and repairs fabricated mining equipment attachments, including truck load bodies. With EDEM virtual prototypes VR Steel can test new design options, custom designs for specific uses and build fewer physical prototypes.

  • EDEM Simulation of a dragline bucket

    Dragline Bucket Design at VR Steel

    VR Steel designs, builds, and repairs fabricated mining equipment attachments. With EDEM virtual prototypes VR Steel field-tests new design options, custom-designs for specific users, builds fewer physical prototypes and shortens the design cycle.

  • 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.