Urraco 95 DK: effortlessly shredding railway sleepers
In the waste wood processing industry, railway sleepers are among the most difficult materials to shred. They are made of very hard wood and often still contain iron screws and plates. When Gojer, Kärntner Entsorgungsdienst GmbH was faced with the challenge of shredding these sleepers, they opted for the Urraco 95 DK mobile twin-shaft shredder from Lindner-Recyclingtech at the end of August 2017. How does the 770 HP mobile machine perform in terms of throughput, energy consumption and efficiency? Gojer looks back on a very positive first year.
Over 10,000 metric tonnes of railway sleepers shredded
The tracked Lindner mobile twin shaft shredder has already processed more than 24,000 metric tonnes of waste wood, including more than 10,000 metric tonnes of decommissioned railway sleepers. Gojer’s input material is acquired from Austria as well as neighbouring European countries. After shredding, the material is transported to an incineration plant in Austria. The Urraco