Orthman Conveying Systems (OCS) started in 2003 in Lexington, NE as a bolt on company to Orthman Manufacturing Inc


Regulates Materials Reliably and Continuously

Depending on the bulk materials being handled, Orthman manual, electric or pneumatic discharge gates are used to regulate the flow on the conveyor, discharge materials at any given point in the conveyor and provide accurate cut-off for scale feeding operations.

The type of gate is dependent on the type of conveyor and the materials being conveyed. Gates are an important component of your conveyor system and should be considered from the initial design to provide reliable and accurate production.

Ensure Reliable and Continuous Regulation of Materials

Orthman discharge gates are for anyone in need of managing bulk materials effectively. Whether it's manual, electric, or pneumatic, these gates proficiently regulate the flow of materials on conveyors. They are adept at discharging materials at any designated point along the conveyor, making them essential for precise scale feeding operations. Given the versatile nature of discharge gates, they cater to various types of conveyors and a numerous of materials, ensuring every need is met with precision and reliability.

The type of discharge gate one opts for is depending upon the conveyor type and the nature of the materials being conveyed. It’s crucial to integrate the right discharge gate from the initial design phase to ensure accurate and reliable production. Remember, an appropriately chosen discharge gate is not just an accessory but an essential component to ensure the seamless operation of your conveyor system.



Streamline material flow with advanced hydraulic mechanisms.

  • Regulate flow from material bins
  • Hydraulic cylinder features oversized rod and proximity switches
  • Self-contained power units with built-in reservoirs
  • AR-500 slide and liner in wear areas increases the durability and life of the gates
  • Completely assembled for bolt-on installation

Orthman offers a comprehensive range of conveyor products to meet various needs, including:

  • Augers
  • Buckets
  • Collars
  • Couplings and Coupling Shafts
  • Covers
  • Drive Shafts
  • End Plates
  • Flighting
  • Gates
  • Inlet/Discharge
  • Seals
  • Trough


With our extensive rep network across the country we are able to supply customer service that is second to none