Premium polymer mining parts

Wearite Engineering Polymer

Driving increased availability in heavy mining equipment. 

WEARITE is a thermo-plastic material that replaces steel/bronze bushing and is known for its superior load and friction properties. With its lightweight advanced thermo-polymer technology, WEARITE is an advanced alternative to steel, brass and bronze in high impact or problem areas.  Wearite is proven over many years of service in rope shovels, excavators and other heavy equipment.

Features-
- Self-lubricating with advanced solid lubricant
- Superior wear performance
- Very low surface friction

Benefits-
- Capable of running without lubrication for extended periods 10,000 hours +
- Little or no wear on mating components
- Ease of fitting

Applications-

- Rope shovel dipper doors
- Rope shovel equalisers and bail arms
- Excavator linkages
- Drill rigs

ZEMEK Premium Polyurethane Parts

Polyurethane material has a long history of successful applications in mining. The material provides exceptional:
  • Impact resistance
  • Chemical and weather resistance
  • Wear characteristics

Zemek offers durable polyurethane parts with proven designs for:

  • Dragline and Rope Shovel applications
  • Bump stops
  • Buffers
  • Wire rope handling

Contact ZEMEK to find out more

Contact ZEMEK to learn more about our mining fabrication services and custom mining products. All fabrication is carried out at our fully equipped workshop in Mackay, Central North Queensland.

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If not for the Mag-Shields, we would have failed pumps again after the original contamination event.

BHP Mount Arthur Coal