Forbo Belts for High-End Foreign Body Detection in Food
Hanover, June 30, 2021 – Metal-detectable conveyor belt provides extra hygiene in production processes.
Here you will find Forbo Movement Systems news and events sorted by date.
Siegling Blizzard, the Lightweight Heating Press with Turbo Cooling Goes Digital
Hanover, January 2021 – Siegling Blizzard, the lightweight, air-cooled press for splicing conveyor belts, is now available as an iCON version, allowing control via mobile devices.
Belt Fabric Structure Means Excellent Grip and Release Properties
Not all conveyor belts are the same. Some belts are too thick and not flexible enough lengthways for applications where tight return radii are required. The right fabric structure can also play a key role.
New, Ultra-Strong, Transilon Cutter Belt
Hanover, November 11, 2020 – Wear-resistant processing belt with polyurethane coating developed by Forbo Movement Systems for ultrasonic cutters.
Prolink Series 18 Plastic Modular Belt – Powerful Performers that Stay the Course
Hanover, September 21, 2020 – A strong modular belt with an innovative hinge pin system for curved and spiral applications.
Prolink Series 6.1 and 8 Plastic Modular Belts Make Water Slide Fun, Safe and Reliable
Hanover, May 25, 2020 – At one of the world’s largest water parks, Prolink belts ensure that visitors can get into the rotating water slide comfortably and safely and that the rafts are returned reliably to the top again.
New Series 14-25 CUT (Curved Top) with a Curved Surface for Very Sensitive Products
Hanover, May 18, 2020 – Prolink series 14 plastic modular belts have always enabled very compact returns (>=19 mm) and narrow transfer points when conveying unit goods that aren’t very big.
New Version of Prolink Series 14 with a Small Pitch and now also with a Friction Top for Vibration-Free Product Transfer
Hanover, September 10, 2019 – Forbo Movement Systems is upgrading its series 14 Prolink belts by adding a new variant with a ½ inch (12.7 mm) pitch: series 14-25 FRT1 made of polypropylene with a friction top (PP).
Reliable Conveying with New Modular Belt Type’s Large Friction Top Surface
Hanover, July 3, 2019 – Hygiene-enhanced modular belt series 10 for the food industry now available with Friction Top
Robust Conveyor Belts for Tough Environments Withstand Even Sub-Zero Temperatures
Hanover, April 30, 2019 – Forbo Movement Systems presents two new PVC types in the especially hard-wearing TranstexTM conveyor belt line.
New, Cost-efficient Elastic Belts That Stay on Track Launched for Automated Guided Vehicles
Hanover, April 02, 2019 – Forbo Movement Systems has added a new type with a rough top pattern to its range of elastic conveyor and processing belts.
Two New Conveyor Belts for Heavy-Duty Primary and Secondary Processing in The Tobacco Industry
Hanover, March 2019 – Forbo Movement Systems’ new belts with polyolefin coatings are in operation in a diverse range of applications.
New Additions: Four Amp Miser™ 2.0 Belts Launched for Parcel Conveying and Airports
Hanover, March 2019 – New even more energy-saving, robust and quiet additions to the tried-and-tested AmpMiser™ 2.0 range.
Prolink Series 15: The New Robust Mini-Pitch Modular Belt for Long Cooling and Drying Sections
Hanover, February 1, 2019 – Forbo Movement Systems’ new Prolink series 15 offers two types with different surface patterns, Grid Top (GRT) and a Reduced Surface Area (RSA).
Enclosed Products mean increased throughput and hygienic properties
Hanover, January 8, 2019 – The new Prolink modular belt series 6.1 bucket profiles are now the number one choice for inclined conveying.
Prolink Series 13: An Addition to the Range of Modular Belts Excelling in Tight Product Transfers
Hanover, January 2019 – Forbo Movement Systems’ series 13 plastic modular belts with micro pitch are now also available in a cone top (CTP), smooth version with an open area
Participations in International Trade Shows (2021)
Name of trade show Date Place/Country Industry Logistics Business Virtual Exhibition February 22 - 25, 2021 virtual Logistics Iba Connecting Experts March 15 - 17, 2021 virtual Food FOOMA Japan June 01 - 04, 2021 Aichi, Japan Food Iba Connecting Experts October 25 - 28, 2021 virtual Food Interairport November 09 - 12, 2021 Munich, Germany Logistics / Airports FMB November 10 - 12, 2021 Bad Salzuflen, Germany Ind. Production American Food Manufacturing Summit November 16 - 18, 2021 virtual Food
Plastic modular belts with mini pitch – now also with closed and smooth surface
Hanover, November 20, 2018 – Prolink series 14 plastic modular belts allow very small returns and narrow transfer points when conveying unit goods that aren’t very big. A new belt type with a closed and smooth surface has now also been launched.
Siegling Prolink Series 8.1: Stable and Robust, Easy to Clean and Very Quiet
Hanover, October 11, 2018 Forbo Movement Systems is adding an easy-to-clean and exceptionally low noise modular belt to its robust series 8
Steep inclines but no product loss
New series 6.1 scoop (bent) profiles
Forbo Siegling’s Prolink plastic modular belts are the right choice for any hygiene-sensitive applications in the food industry.
The Right Place and Right Time at iba 2018: Forbo Siegling’s Showcase in Hall B6, on Stand 400
When conveyor and processing belts are used in dough and baked goods production, they have to be hygienic, reliable and able to handle products carefully.
Huge Potential for New Elastic Conveyor Belt due to Superior Resistance and Anti-Hydrolysis Characteristics
Hannover, May 16, 2018 – Forbo Siegling’s Polyurethane Belt Offers Excellent Resistance to Animal Fat, Oil and Detergents.
Global innovation – air-cooled heating clamp for fast and efficient splicing of flat belts
Hanover, January 2018 – Forbo Movement Systems presents its new air-cooled Siegling Blizzard HC 120/40.
New Siegling Modular Belt Series with a Small Pitch Enable Vibration-Free Product Transfers
Hanover, November 21, 2017 – Forbo Movement Systems’ new product series 14 with a pitch of just 12.7 mm (0.5 inches) was developed especially for applications requiring tight, vibration-free product transfers even where there are fixed knife edges. Another development goal was to achieve exceptional strength and pull despite the small pitch.
Siegling Conveyor Belts for Perfect Conveying of Workpieces in Furniture-Varnishing Systems
Hanover, December 6, 2017 – Dryer belts in the furniture industry’s UV-curing varnishing systems have to be able to withstand high temperatures and offer superior chemical resistance to aggressive substances.
Forbo Movement Systems’ Power Transmission Belts Set an Example in Indonesian Hydroelectric Power Plants
Hanover, June 20, 2017 – Greater Cost-Efficiencies due to Micro Hydropower and Extremultus Power Transmission Belts
Prosan™ Conveyor Belts for Safe and Hygienic conveying
Hanover, February 14, 2017 – New Forbo Movement Systems Prosan™ conveyor belts actively support hygiene concepts in the food industry.
Superior tension member and release characteristics combined
Hanover, November, 2016 – New polyolefin conveyor belt scores top marks in the confectionery industry for strong tension member and superb release characteristics
A robust belt with potential
September 2016 – The Siegling Transilon E 10/M U1/U3 white FDA belt was developed especially for use in the meat processing industry and has now been added to the Transilon product range.
No product slippage: new series 5 and 11 modular belt types offer good grip and reliable conveying
Hanover, September 2016 –Forbo Movement Systems’ Prolink system now consists of 12 series, used for diverse conveying and processing jobs. New flights have now been developed for two curved belts in these series, series 11 and 5. One type is ideal for tough industrial conditions and the other conveys highly sensitive products efficiently and reliably.
Easy release, hygienic and versatile – Siegling Transilon conveyor belts with polyurethane coatings
Hanover, June 28, 2016 – Conveyor and processing belts with polyurethane coatings replace cotton or felt belts in bakeries
The innovative processing belt for superabsorbent-polymer manufacturing
Hanover, 19 April 2016 – Belting specialist Forbo Movement Systems has added a processing belt for superabsorbent-polymer production to its range.
EL line – elastic and always on track
New elastic conveyor belts score top marks for saving costs and self-tracking
Hanover, February 2015 – Belting specialist Forbo Movement Systems is adding elastic conveyor and processing belts (the EL line) to its product range. The belts in the new EL line are ideal for short center distances like those encountered in cross-belt sorters.
Forbo’s HighGrip belt lets nothing go on steep inclines
Hanover, 14 January 2016 – Anywhere where a robust belt with superior grip is required, Forbo Movement Systems’ new blue belt (E 8/2 U0/R10 LG blue FDA) with longitudinal grooves is an excellent choice.