Astec Cone Crushers: a Hot Commodity in a Hot Market

For all of you who have been wondering about the future of cone crushers, here’s the news: the market for this versatile equipment is rising rapidly, all around the world. The popularity of cone crushers is on the rise because they offer some valuable advantages compared to traditional bushing crushers. Their relatively simple design can provide more powerful performance with less regular maintenance or risk of breakdown.

And we just have to say it. Astec’s Cone Crusher product line is crushing it.

Astec cone crushers can cut operation expenses in half, thanks to their unique roller bearing design. They deliver more horsepower than bushing crushers, to boost productivity, but they run cooler and are more energy-efficient. They can meet any end-product sizing specs, and operators can adjust them on the fly.

Cone crushers are indispensable across multiple industries including:

  • Astec Cone CrusherMining
  • Rock quarries
  • Construction
  • Demolition
  • Recycling
  • Sand and gravel
  • Building materials

So, what do you need to crush?

Astec cone crushers are on the job, capable of meeting your reduction and sizing requirements whether you need to reduce raw materials or recycle materials from a demolition project. They are

  • Sand and gravel aggregates from natural deposits of sand or gravel, or manufactured from quarried igneous or sedimentary rock
  • Concrete (new concrete or recycled) for finished work such as retaining walls, landscaping projects, gravel roads, walkways and so on
  • Construction aggregate used as base material for roadway beds, railroad beds, airport runways, etc.
  • Crushed stone also used in a variety of construction and road building applications

Whether you’re in the crushing business or you use crushers on jobsites to process material as needed, Astec makes the cone crusher you need to get the work done efficiently, reliably and cost-effectively.