New ash-handling firm formed in Shanghai

United Conveyor Corp. (UCC) and the Shanghai Hydraulic Machinery Factory have signed an agreement establishing a joint-venture company in Shanghai, China, to provide a full range of ash-handling systems and equipment to the growing market in China. The newly formed company is named Shanghai UCC Machinery Company Ltd.

Shanghai UCC will design, manufacture, sell and service pneumatic, hydraulic and mechanical ash conveying systems and replacement parts, using UCC`s technology and Shanghai Hydraulic`s manufacturing capability. Shanghai UCC will also provide installation and start-up services.