Bucket Wheel Boom Machines

State-of-the-art systems for efficient material handling

Bucket Wheel Boom Machines by KOCH MVT
  • General Information
  • Reference Reclaimer

Through the KOCH MVT experience, FLSmidth offers bucket wheel machines that can handle even the most demanding bulk materials with no problems.


FLSmidth offers the following types of machines

  • KOCH MVT Bucket Wheel Reclaimer
  • KOCH MVT Bucket Wheel bridge-type Reclaimer
  • KOCH MVT Combined Bucket Wheel Stacker/Reclaimer


The bucket wheel reclaimer is used for longitudinal in combination with a stacker to allow stacking and reclaiming at the same time.


The bridge type bucket wheel reclaimer is used for longitudinal and circular stockyards which requires a blending of the material.


The combined bucket wheel machines are of particular interest: they offer the functions of stackers and reclaimers in a single unit. This solution is both compact and efficient. KOCH MVT combined stacker-reclaimer perform stockpiling using all established stacking and reclaimming methods. 


Other available features:

  • Crawler-mounted bucket wheel reclaimer
  • Leach pad bucket wheel reclaimer  

Bucket Wheel Stacker Reclaimer

Reference Bucket Wheel Reclaimer


For a Coal Mine in South Africa, MVT has built this Bucket Wheel Reclaimer with a capacity of approx. 3,000 t/h. The boom has a length of 33 m, the belt of the reclaim conveyor has a width of 1,800 mm and travels at a speed of 3,0 m/s.

The scope of supply also included one stacker.

Bucket Wheel Reclaimer