Conveyor belts are a triedandtrue energy saver designed to increase efficiency. Let's take a look at how conveyor belts work and why they've stood the test of time. How a Conveyor Belt Works. A conveyor belt works by using two motorized pulleys that loop over a .
1 Introduction. Conveyor belts are a cost effective method of transporting bulk materials in many industries worldwide. In the mining industry, conveyor belts are critical components of the supply chain, and the ability to estimate belt wear rates is important to ensure that risk of failure and maintenance activities are managed optimally.