Hopper Batching Plant

Hopper batching plant is used to produce fresh concrete mixture for various projects. Aggregate lifting is by a hopper.

hopper type batching plant in AIMIX GROUP
Hopper type batching plant

What is hopper batching plant

Hopper batching plant is a small type of concrete plant, why name it hopper? Because there is a procedure that aggregate lifting is through a hopper, which differs from the large commercial concrete batching plant. And this type of small concrete batching plant has characteristics of small volume, small land occupation, simple operation, quick installation, easy maintenance, and automatic control.

Installation Video Of AJ-35 Concrete Batching Plant

AIMIX hopper batching plants

AIMIX GROUP can supply users with models of AJ-25, AJ-35, AJ-50, and AJ-75. This type of hopper lift concrete mixing plant has good sales volume. And we have exported more than 100 sets of concrete plants abroad. Many countries have our skip hopper stationary concrete batching plant. Such as Uzbekistan, Tajikistan, the Philippines, Pakistan, Russia, Armenia, Myanmar, Indonesia, Syria, Kenya, Bangladesh, Sri Lanka, Kazakhstan, East Timor, Uganda, etc.

Hopper batching plants in AIMIX
Hopper batching plants in AIMIX—AJ-25, AJ-35, AJ-50, AJ-75

Let’s see these four types of single holding hopper batching plant together.

Types of concrete plant with skip hoist

25, 35, 50, and 75 means its production capacity, for example, AJ-25 batching plant can produce 25m3 concrete per hour, AJ-35 concrete plant can produce 35m3 per hour.

AJ-25 skip hoist concrete batching plant in Pakistan

It is equipped with JS500 twin shaft concrete mixer, PLD800 concrete batching machine, weighing system, pneumatic system, etc.

Install AJ-25 hopper batching plant in Pakistan
Install AJ-25 hopper batching plant in Pakistan
AJ-25 hopper type concrete plant
AJ-25 hopper concrete plant
AJ-25 hopper batching plant in Pakistan

Specifications of AJ-25

Model AJ-25
Theoretical Productivity (m3/h) 25
Mixer Model (Mixer Output L) JS500
Mixer Power (kW) 18.5
Mixing Cycle Period (s) 67
Rated Input Volume (Model of Batching Machine L) 800
Standard Aggregate Bin Capacity (m3) 3×3
Category of Aggregate 2/3
Overall Weight (ton) ≈15
Installation Power (kW) ≈65

Characteristics of AJ-25

1. Modular design and easy disassembly
AJ-25 skip hoist concrete production equipment adopts a combined structure, which makes the installation and relocation very convenient.

2. High mixing quality

AJ-25 concrete mixing plant adopts JS500 compulsory concrete mixer, which has features of good mixing quality and high efficiency.

3. Accurate measurement

Aggregate batching machine and weighing sensor realize accurate measurement and high production efficiency.

AJ-35 hopper lift concrete bacthing pant worked in Myanmar

AJ-35 hopper batching plant is configurized with JS750 twin shaft mixer, PLD1200 aggregate batcher.

AJ-35 hopper batching plant in Myanmar
AJ-35 hopper batching plant in Myanmar
concrete pouring for house building
control system of AJ-35 hopper batching plant
the combination of concrete transit mixer and trailer pump

Specifications of AJ-35

Model AJ-35
Theoretical Productivity (m3/h) 35
Mixer Model (Mixer Output L) JS750
Mixer Power (kW) 30
Mixing Cycle Period (s) 72
Rated Input Volume (Model of Batching Machine L) 1200
Standard Aggregate Bin Capacity (m3) 3×5
Category of Aggregate 2/3/4
Overall Weight (ton) ≈18
Installation Power (kW) ≈75

Characteristics of AJ-35

1. Accurate measurement and high efficiency. We use the PLD1200 batching machine for aggregate batching.

2. Good mixing quality. We adopt a JS750 twin shaft compulsory concrete mixer, which can realize the effect of good mixing quality and high efficiency.

3. Compact structure and easy installation. The whole AJ-35 hopper concrete batching plant has features of modular design, easy installation, and relocation.

4. Electronic scale measurement achieves high precision: powder, water, admixtures are measured by electronic scale, high precision ingredients are good for high-quality concrete production.

5. Water pump can spray evenly: the water supply system adopts the principle of siphon type pump pressurization, so that accelerate the water velocity.

6.Imported components and achieve advanced performance: the electrical control system adopts imported components, which have characteristics of reliable performance. Users can choose both manual and automatic control, therefore, it is very easy to operate.

Working video of AJ-35 skip hoist concrete batching plant in Myanmar

AJ-50 hopper type concrete batching plant in Pakistan

AJ-50 is the most popular type concrete batching plant in the world. We nearly sold more than 20 sets of this type recent two years. Our AJ-50 concrete batching plants are used in the Philippines, Pakistan, Uzbekistan, Bangladesh, Tajikistan, etc.

AJ-50 hopper batching plant in Pakistan
Install AJ-50 hopper batching plant in Pakistan
AJ-50 batching plant Pakistan
AJ-50 concrete plant with hopper in Pakistan

Specifications of AJ-50

Model AJ-50
Theoretical Productivity (m3/h) 50
Mixer Model (Mixer Output L) JS1000
Mixer Power (kW) 2×18.5
Mixing Cycle Period (s) 72
Rated Input Volume (Model of Batching Machine L) 1600
Standard Aggregate Bin Capacity (m3) 3×8
Category of Aggregate 3/4
Overall Weight (ton) ≈23
Installation Power (kW) ≈100

Advantages of AJ-50 batch plant

1.AJ-50 small concrete batching plant has a small land occupation. Compared with the usual mixing plant with inclined belt conveying, it can save up to half to two-thirds of the land occupied area.

2.The mixing platform, metering platform, and lifting system platform of the AJ-50 skip hoist concrete batching plant are strong and durable, which fully ensure the need for calibration, inspection, and maintenance equipment. There is still plenty of room for daily work when a protective outer layer is needed.

3.AJ-50 fully automatic concrete batching plant has characteristics of a solid structure, spacious space, high reliability, and high mixing efficiency, which ensure its high production capacity and easy relocation.

Test AJ-75 hopper batching plant in the Philippines

AJ-75 hopper type concrete batching plant is composed of batching, mixing, electrical control system, and other parts of the automatic concrete mixing equipment. At the same time, it is equipped with a single manual control, automatic compensation of fall, sand, and stone moisture content compensation, can automatically complete the scheduled production.

AJ-75 hopper batching plant in the Philippines
AJ-75 hopper batching plant in the Philippines
AJ-75 hopper batching plant in the Philippines

Specifications of AJ-75

Model AJ-75
Theoretical Productivity (m3/h) 75
Mixer Model (Mixer Output L) JS1500
Mixer Power (kW) 2×30
Mixing Cycle Period (s) 72
Rated Input Volume (Model of Batching Machine L) 2400
Standard Aggregate Bin Capacity (m3) 3×12
Category of Aggregate 4/5
Overall Weight (ton) ≈30
Installation Power (kW) ≈140

The theoretical productivity is 75 cubic meters per hour and the unloading height is 3.8 meters. It is an ideal choice for engineering projects and small commercial mixing stations.

Characteristics of each system in hopper type concrete batching plants

Mixing system

The mixing system is a JS-type double-horizontal-shaft compulsory concrete mixer, which is designed and manufactured according to large-scale mixer technology. It has the characteristics of reasonable structure, low noise, short mixing time, rapid discharge, uniform mixing, and high productivity. It can achieve good mixing effects for dry and harsh, plastics and various-proportion concrete.

JS series twin-shaft mixers
JS series concrete mixers

JS750 twin shaft mixer
JS750 twin shaft mixer

JS2000 twin shaft batch mixer
JS2000 twin shaft batch mixer

Materials storage system

The cement storage silo is the equipment for bulk cement storage in the hopper batching plant, which can replace civil-engineering silo, with characteristics of water-proof, moisture-proof, prevent cement falling off and environmental pollution, long service life, and low cost.

Horizontal cement silo
Horizontal cement silo

Welded cement silo
Welded cement silo

Conveying system

The unique design of the batch hopper and track of the bucket elevator can conveniently and efficiently contain and dump aggregates, which can save one-half to two-thirds of the site area compared with the usual inclined belt conveying method.
The screw conveyor adopts quality steel pipe with good rigidity. Double-pitch blades reduce the degree of compression of material transportation; high-quality gearbox, heavy-duty design, high torque, and low noise; optional universal ball joints make it easy to install and adjust steering. What’s more, it is equipped with high-quality mid-lift bearings and tail bearings, which are easy to install.

AJ-50 hopper concrete plant installation in Sri Lanka
Installation of AJ-50 hopper concrete plant in Sri Lanka

Electrical control system

The electric control system is the core of the whole hopper lifting concrete batching plant. The whole machine adopts computer control, which can be controlled automatically or manually. The operation is simple and easy to master. The core electrical components use French Schneider and other world brand products, and the quality is guaranteed.

PLC control system
control panel
electrical PLC control room

It is also equipped with a complete printing system and an advanced TV monitoring system, which can monitor important systems such as aggregate batching and concrete discharge in time. It is also equipped with a lighting system and a communication system to make the whole set of skip hoist type concrete batching plant more complete. It can also store and print report data.

Weighing system

The sensor has features of accurate weighing and quick responding, which is the primary link to realize automatic detection and automatic control.
The pneumatic butterfly valve has characteristics of good sealing performance, reliable action, simple structure, small volume, lightweight, and cost-effectiveness.

Pneumatic system

The pneumatic system is the action execution device of the skip hoist concrete mixing plant. Its function is to open and close the doors in time according to the instructions issued by the microcomputer, break the cement in the cement storage silo, blow and mix the additives, and ensure precise measurement of aggregates, cement, and additives, and complete the task of loading finished materials.

Cases of hopper batching plants

AJ-50 installed in the Philippines

AJ-50 hopper concrete plant in the Philippines
AJ-50 hopper concrete plant in the Philippines
AJ-50 concrete batching plant Philippines
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Batching Plants Video From AIMIX

Working video of AJ-50 in Uzbekistan

Customer Feedback From AJ-35 Hopper Concrete Batching Plant Operator In Philippines

AJ-50 Hopper Concrete Batching Plant User Gave High Praises To Our Product And Service

Common faults and maintenance notices of hopper lift concrete mixing plant

1. Dust accumulation, flexibility reduction, and instability of machine.
Solution: Keep the concrete plant and the surrounding environment clean.
The operator should clear the material in the hopper in time so that the sensor normal to zero.

2.Abnormal noise and lubrication part of rust.
Solution: Check whether the lubricating oil at each lubrication point is sufficient. The oil mist in the gas path system should be maintained with sufficient oil. Whether the motors and electrical appliances are overheated, whether the instrument indication is normal, and whether the signal system is intact.

3.Open and closed valve is not sensitive to open or can not close.
Solution: Check and adjust the cylinder, butterfly valve, and solenoid valve, according to the instructions of the cylinder, butterfly valve, air valve for normal maintenance.

4.Ash leakage, gas leakage, oil leakage, etc.
Solution: check all systems, the above phenomenon should be timely maintain, whether the contact part is not strict.

5.The hopper does not discharge or discharge is not smooth.
Solution: Clean the mixer and discharge hopper on time to avoid consolidation of residual concrete and hinder normal operation.

Foundation-free type AJ-50 hopper batching plant video

What about the maintenance of small skip hoist type concrete batching plant after work

1. Clean the ash inside and outside the mixing tank wall, the discharge outlet, the mixing shaft, and the concrete residue on the discharge door. Wash these places with water. If necessary, can put a small number of stones and water mixing for a few minutes and then release. Clean additive tank and its supply system with water.
2.During the freezing season, the water pump, additive pump, water tank, additive tank, residual water, an additive in the pipeline of water and additive should be drained at the end of the work to prevent damage to the pump and its pipeline, and start the operation of the additive pump of the water pump for 1-2 minutes.

About us

We are located in China, but we have locally-based offices in the Philippines, Pakistan, Indonesia, Malaysia, Uzbekistan, Russia, etc. In addition, we have a professional after-sales service team, once you ordered our products, we will provide you with the best service.
after-sales service team

What’s special about our hopper batching plant

1. Quadruple sealing technology: In addition to the common sealing technology, AIMIX concrete plant is equipped with two steel bearing protection rings between the side mixing arm and the shaft head, which can prevent coarse sand from entering;

2. Electric oil pump technology: four pump cores supply oil to four shaft heads without diverting valve, which reduces the cost of repair and maintenance of the hopper concrete plant;

3.Advanced reducer: reducer and oil seal system are designed and produced by well-known foreign manufacturers, with characteristics of long service life, low noise, and no oil leakage;
4.Gear oil filtration/cooling system: optional four-generation gear oil filtration and cooling system, with features of the military-level process, high quality, and more durable.

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