May 2021 2nd WSM Newsletter

Innovative Solutions for Eucalyptus Bark Shredding

Learn how WSM’s new and better solution allowed a large pulp and paper mill in Asia to successfully shred large volumes of stringy Eucalyptus Bark. Read how we:

  • Tested and analyzed Eucalyptus samples at our Salem, Oregon USA
    test center
  • Expedited engineering and production of a new tooling package
  • Traveled to Indonesia for On-Site Testing
  • Increased shredded bark bulk density approximately 15%
  • Increased production by 50%!

Grinder Maintenance FAQs

Facility managers know a strong preventative maintenance plan is key to keeping equipment operating at peak performance, ensure long operating life, and producing premium products. Get Grinder FAQs to learn:

  • When to should rotate, rebuild, or change hammers and replaceable tips
  • When to inspect and rotate or replace the breaker bar
  • Inspection and lubrication requirements for rotor bearings
  • When to rotate or replace internal grinder housing liners

Retirements & Promotions in Parts & Service

After more than 24 years of providing outstanding customer service, Dan Garrett is retiring at the end of June. Currently serving as Director of Parts & Service, Dan has emphasized a quick and knowledgeable response to our customers. We want to thank Dan for his dedication to expanding WSM’s Parts & Service department and wish him all the best on his new adventure.