Rulmeca designs and manufacturers rollers and components for conveyors and is one of the world’s foremost suppliers of premium components for material handling.
Rulmeca solutions are used both in bulk and unit handling. It offers the widest range of products available on the market: rollers/idlers, motorized pulleys, pulleys, drum motors, drive rollers and other components.
Today’s movement of goods and bulk materials demands state-of-the-art methods.
During the project design stage for the transport of raw materials or finished products, the choice of the method must favour the most cost-effective solution for the volume of material moved, the plant and its maintenance, its flexibility for adaptation and its ability to carry a variety of loads and even be overloaded at times.
Rulmeca Group products are developed and produced to meet the most demanding everyday challenges of all major handling applications.
Bulk handling applications include: coal and lignite mining, cement, steel, quarries, tunnelling, power plant installations, ports, salt and fertilizers, sugar plants, recycling and demolition, crushing and screening, import and export terminals.
Unit handling applications include: airport, security and x-ray screening, postal, parcel and e-commerce, manufacturing and automation, distribution centres and warehousing, food and fish processing and beverage processing.
Rulmeca’s research departments are equipped with dedicated test facilities, where the products are thoroughly examined under extreme conditions and the company is committed to the development of new products and the continuous improvement of the current range.
The electrical and mechanical components of the conveyor — such as rollers, drums bearings, motors etc. — are produced according to the highest standards. The quality level reached by major manufacturers guarantees function and long life.
The principal components of the conveyor, rollers and belt, need very little maintenance providing the design and the installation has been correctly performed.
Rulmeca doesn’t only sell products but finds solutions.
The close partnership with customers, OEMs, engineering companies and end-users has made Rulmeca one of the most trusted brands in the industry.
The development of the company has reached impressive and significant levels.
The company philosophy has always been, and continues to be, to satisfy, the needs requests and problems of customers, providing not only products but a service based on specialized technical competence.
Every day and on all continents, Rulmeca products improve the performance, safety and reliability of systems, equipment and machines within the handling industry.
Along with the products, which help to handle and move bulk materials and unit loads all over the globe, the Rulmeca Group is also moving ahead.
Building on the experience in supplying to OEM and end-users in Italy, one of Europe’s key markets for unit handling applications, Rulmeca has developed a comprehensive range of components for internal logistics: made by Rulmeca.
The aim is to remain the preferred supplier and trusted partner for its customers who produce and engineer machinery, equipment and systems for bulk and unit handling applications. Rulmeca believes it has something important to offer to its customers. Its international presence makes it possible to access the most efficient sources of procurement, thus boosting the competitiveness of the offering. At the same time, its extensive network of affiliated companies and business partners means that it can always be in close contact with customers.
As a vertically integrated manufacturer, the company has the flexibility to respond to individual needs whenever they arise.
The Rulmeca Group, with headquarters in Bergamo (Almè), Italy, is internationally respected in the production of components and equipment for all types of conveyors, providing a service based on a specialized technical competence.
Founded in 1962, the Rulmeca Group has grown to be a prominent partner to the global materials handling industry.
Today, Rulmeca Group’s global business incorporates the product brands Rulmeca, Precismeca and Melco.
The Rulmeca Group’s strengths include:
* family-owned company with more than 55 years’ experience in manufacturing and marketing of components for materials handling industries;
* 1,200 employees in eight manufacturing companies and eight sales companies;
* global approach with strong presence in Europe, Asia, America, Africa and Australia;
* significant investment in own R&D, technologies and quality systems;
* largest range of rollers and motorized pulleys of any supplier globally;
* strategic focus on building up local service centres to support the businesses of its customers;
* financially sound;
* long term perspective;
* extremely high-quality products;
* global presence acting locally;