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Looking Forward – Looking Back

December 13, 2022
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As the year draws to a close and attention turns to the opportunities that 2023 will bring, at West Salem Machinery, we’re also looking back on 2022. 2022 Marked Our 75th anniversary We began from very humble roots and have grown and developed into a market leader in size reduction and screening equipment.  We operate…

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GET MORE DONE WITH HORIZONTAL GRINDERS

December 11, 2022
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Is a horizontal grinder right for your site? As a leader in screening and size reduction machinery, WSM has the right solutions for your industrial grinding and processing needs.  West Salem Machinery produces rugged and reliable grinding, screening, and conveying equipment as individual components or as the core of a customized, fully engineered package. With…

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WEST SALEM MACHINERY CELEBRATES ITS DIAMOND JUBILEE ANNIVERSARY

November 28, 2022
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75 Years of Being Tough, Reliable, Built to Last. West Salem Machinery builds their sawmill machinery products to be rugged and reliable, and the celebration of their 75th anniversary proves that the company, its leadership and team members are also tough and built to last.   Becoming a leader of grinding, screening, and processing equipment for…

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WSM’s Recent Shipments October 2022

October 11, 2022
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Massive 6070 Titan Horizontal Grinding System going to a large mulch producer in the Southeast. The system includes the Grinder with 27 hammers weighing 150 lbs each, 44” diameter Powered Feedroll, 70” wide by 30’ long Chain Infeed Conveyor, and two 500 HP motors. Two sections of three heavy-duty Vibrating Conveyors manufactured for a mill…

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Upcoming Trade Shows

September 26, 2022
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Are you headed to the Timber Processing & Energy Expo? The Timber Processing & Energy Expo, supported by Timber Processing magazine, Panel World magazine, Wood Bioenergy magazine and Hatton-Brown Expositions, will be held at the Portland Exposition Center in Portland, Oregon, USA. Be sure to come see West Salem Machinery. We’ll have a 4040 Vertical Grinder there so stop by and…

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A Brief History of the Hammermill

July 29, 2022
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At West Salem Machinery, our rugged hammermill machinery offers superior fine grind processing performance and lower maintenance costs. Whether you need to grind wood fiber, bark, or feed products, our high-volume hammermill machinery delivers the exceptional performance needed to meet your processing goals. The hammermill has long been used in various areas of the agriculture…

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Join us at the Timber Processing & Energy Expo

July 20, 2022
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Join us at the upcoming Timber Processing & Energy Expo (TP&EE) to be held September 28-30, 2022 at the Portland Exposition Center in Portland, Oregon! We’ll be in booth 920.  This great event is for professionals in the lumber, sawmill, panel and engineered wood products, wood-based energy, and biomass industries.  Save the $20 per day…

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WSM’s Recent Shipments May 2022

May 27, 2022
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A Super Shredder heading to a mill in the NE for a green milling application. This unit will process Eastern Pine pulp chips with a 300 HP motor. WSM also supplied machine supports with integrated discharge chutes, infeed chute with an 8’ overall height, 25’ long screw discharge conveyor, maintenance access platforms, start up assistance,…

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Upcoming 2022 Trade Shows

April 18, 2022
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Stop by to discuss better ways to process high volumes of organics and construction/demolition wood waste with high volume, low maintenance stationary electric grinders and screeners. Waste Expo 2022Las Vegas, NV – May 10-12Booth 2621 Expo Richmond 2022The 38th East Coast Sawmill & Logging Equipment ExpositionRichmond, VA – May 20 & May 21Booth 512 Let’s…

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WSM’s Recent Shipments February 2022

February 16, 2022
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This massive Titan 6070 Horizontal Grinding System will process green waste, urban wood, and land clearing at a large mulch producer in the Midwest. The System includes a chain infeed conveyor, powered feedroll, dual 500 HP motors, support structures, motor starter panel, and discharge conveyor with magnetic head pulley. WSM Vertical Grinder with 32” dia.…

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