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Whitstable, Kent -  A new automated Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System from Flexicon meters ingredients into a FLEXI-DISC™ Tubular Cable Conveyor that transports batches of a specified weight to downstream processing equipment, dust-free. The BULK-OUT® BFC Series Bulk Bag Discharger features a cantilev... [read more]

We Guarantee for Healthy and Safe Nutrition Naturally, the production, processing and distribution of foodstuff is defined at a respectively high level. Production of foodstuffs means the targeted alteration or transformation of raw materials from plant or animal origins into safe, healthy and deli... [read more]

The Top Worldwide eDirectory Companies (as of April 28, 2016) Please visit the listings of these leading powder and bulk solids handling and processing companies and see how they present themselves and what they might be able to do for you and your operation. They finance this Portal and the powde... [read more]

We continue our Photo Gallery of bauma 2016 with Part II. More information on Allgaier Group Google Search - Web Google Search - Images Allgaier on the Portal ******************* More information on Shaw-Almex Industries ******************* More information on AUMUND Google Search - Web Go... [read more]

Record demand at bauma 2016 • 3,423 exhibitors from 58 countries • Approx. 580,000 visitors from 200 countries • Higher than expected order activity A seven-day show of superlatives at bauma … … attracted around 580,000 visitors from 200 countries to Munich between April 11 and 17. That’s a rise ... [read more]

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions has received a contract from HeidelbergCement AG to supply a new cement clinker production line. The 4,500 ton per day facility will be built at the Schelklingen plant in Baden-Württemberg as a replacement for an existing older production line. Start of production ... [read more]

Gebr. Lödige Maschinenbau GmbH will be unveiling a special version of its Ploughshare mixer at IFAT 2016. The mobile Ploughshare Mixer in the Box is installed in a standard container. This machine was specially designed for users in heavy duty industries, giving them for the first time the opportuni... [read more]

The ACC Ltd., part of the Lafarge-Holcim Group, is also benefiting from the construction boom in India. The Indian cement manufacturer has therefore expanded the capacity of its factory in Wadi in the south Indian state of Karnataka to 13,000 tonnes per day. The BEUMER Group as main (EPC) contractor... [read more]

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Pelletron’s experienced Bulkmatology® team provides Pneumatic Conveying and DeDusting solutions for the Plastics, Minerals, Food, and Pharmaceutical Industries. Whether it`s de-bottlenecking existing systems or designing complete turnkey plants from the ground up, Pelletron`s extensive know-how and... [read more]

VAC-U-MAX specializes in the design and manufacture of pneumatic conveying components, systems, controls, and support equipment for vacuum conveying, batching, and weighing of dry bulk materials. With a VAC-U-MAX pneumatic conveying system on site, bulk materials move gently and quickly from point ... [read more]

Coperion K-Tron is a global leader in the design, installation and maintenance of process feeders and pneumatic conveying systems for the handling of bulk solids. Coperion K-Tron is an industry expert in designing systems to convey hard to handle materials. Specialized in high accuracy feeding and ... [read more]

The BEUMER Group is an international manufacturing leader in intralogistics in the fields of conveying, loading, palletising, packaging, sortation and distribution technology. Together with Crisplant a/s and Enexco Teknologies India Limited, the BEUMER Group employed some 3,700 people in 2013. The g... [read more]

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Hello, whether it is possible to find out the serial number of the bearing, if I had never seen him in real life? Roland's suggestion is your only chance. If you have never seen the beast then the information should be available in the equipment manual. If your firm have lost the manual, not bought ...... [read more]

Pneumatic Conveying Software?

In Pneumatic Conveying by Amrit Agarwal
at 30. Apr 2016 22:41 - 21 replies - 16374 views

I have yet to find a for-sale program that allows the user full access to the actual code, this is a problem. Disclaimers always accompany such programs, as rightly they should. I trust in God, I do not trust in calculations that I can not see. There is one program, however, that is offerered at no ...... [read more]

belt conveyor for filter press discharge

In Mechanical Conveying by John Gateley
at 30. Apr 2016 11:00 - 4 replies - 204 views

Are you sure there will be only one filter? Feed pipes will sediment if you have to shut off the delivery. This is a perennial topic. The loading duty is quite severe and intermittent. Roller spacing is very close and the side plates along the chute resemble a moving belt bunker rather than a convey...... [read more]

Designing Bag Filters

In Dust Control & Suppression by Amrit Agarwal
at 26. Apr 2016 23:34 - 23 replies - 23319 views

Dear Sir, I am new in industry line. I want to know how to design bag filters. Basically, I want to know, how to calculate the capacity of the bagfilters for venting from various equipments like beltconveyor, truck unloaders, vibro feeders, hoppers, air slides etc ? then how to calculate the fan cap...... [read more]

The easiest way to reduce sag is to increase the weight of the counterweight. You need to look at both the running sag and the acceleration sag. Typical conveyor designs have the stringer channel legs turned in and leg supports on the outside of the channel preventing the situation you have. Typical...... [read more]

Automated Cleaning of Chutes

In General Aspects by Leon Zaharis
at 25. Apr 2016 23:37 - 51 replies - 10550 views

it is interesting that thoughout this long discussion no one has mentioned measuring the 'stickiness' of the material being handled, the difference between static and dynamic friction and values of relative contact surfaces and finishes, or the merits of radius corners to avoid the large surface eff...... [read more]

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The “Bulkoholics” No. 9

by Reinhard Wöhlbier at 24. Apr 2016 15:29 - 101 views
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Dear Bulkoholics, today we will show a few photos of PGBSIA 2013, The International Conference on Powder, Granule and Bulk Solids: Innovations and Applications, held at Thapar University, Patiala, India on November 28-30, 2013, the first of its kind in Northern India. (You find the Technical Progr... [read more]

The "Bulkoholics" No. 8

by Reinhard Wöhlbier at 07. Apr 2016 10:11 - 329 views
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Dear Bulkoholics, we want to share a few photographs from a memorable visit to WAMGROUP in Ponte Motta/Cavezzo (MO), Italy in June 2007. Our host was Michael Grass, Corporate Public Relations Manager. _______ Some Statistics (as of April 7, 2016): The “Bulkoholics” No. 1 – February 13, 2016  –  70... [read more]

The "Bulkoholics" No. 7

by Reinhard Wöhlbier at 27. Mar 2016 10:57 - 687 views
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Dear Bulkoholics, today we would like to show a few photos of an important powder/bulk venue in the Far East, i.e. the Shanghai Powder & Bulk Conference & Exhibition (this is nowadays the IPB organized by NürnbergMesse China, a sister exhibition to POWTECH Nürnberg, Germany). We will concent... [read more]

The "Bulkoholics" No. 6

by Reinhard Wöhlbier at 19. Mar 2016 11:20 - 454 views
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Dear Bulkoholics, Ten years ago, on April 23-27 2006, the  Fifth World Conference on Particle Technology 2006 (WCPT5) took place in Orlando, FLorida, USA and this is a good reason to show a few photos and recall the great time we had with all the other Bulkoholics. (A "very Personal Photo Gallery" w... [read more]

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Vom Bauboom in Indien profitiert auch die ACC Wadi, die zur Schweizer Holcim-Gruppe gehört. Der indische Zementhersteller hat deshalb in Wadi im südindischen Bundesstaat Karnataka die Leistung seines Werks auf 13.000 Tagestonnen ausgebaut. Dafür lieferte die BEUMER Group als Generalunternehmer schlü... [read more]

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions hat von der HeidelbergCement AG den Auftrag über die Lieferung einer neuen Zementklinkerproduktionslinie erhalten. Die Anlage mit einer Produktionskapazität von 4.500 Tagestonnen Zementklinker wird im Werk Schelklingen in Baden-Württemberg errichtet und ersetzt e... [read more]

Seien Sie unser Gast auf der Powtech in Nürnberg! Die Microtrac GmbH freut sich auf Ihren Besuch und interessante Gespräche mit Ihnen auf unserem Messstand in der Halle 1 Stand 1-510 vom 19. bis 21.04.2016. Aus unserer Produktpalette werden wir optische Messsysteme zur Partikelform und -größe sowie... [read more]

thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions mit einer Weltpremiere und neuem Standardmaschinensortiment auf der bauma 2016 • Größter Kreiselbrecher der Welt feiert Premiere • Modernisierte Standardmaschinen für die Aufbereitung von Hartgestein und Kohle • Neue Kompakt-Schaufelradbagger zur Gewinnung harter... [read more]

1.   Einleitung Dieser Artikel berichtet über die Vorteile der KREISEL-Keramik-Schleuse ZSV-H gegenüber der Schneckenpumpe, sowie über die erfolgreiche Inbetriebnahme einer ZSV-H im September 2015. Der pneumatische Transport von feinen Schüttgütern, wie Zement, Rohmehl, Flugasche oder Kohle erfolg... [read more]

Detmold/Deutschland, im April 2016 – Die vertikalen Schnellmischer der Baureihe Flex®-line von MTI Mischtechnik sind individuell konfigurierbare Prozessanlagen für die manuell oder vollautomatisch gesteuerte Aufbereitung von Schüttgütern. Je nach Ausführung reicht das Anwendungsspektrum vom Einsatz ... [read more]

Das Unternehmen IPEG, Inc., Spezialist für Anlagen im Bereich Kunststoffverarbeitung, Abfallrecycling und Energietransport, hat die Pelletron Corporation übernommen, einen führenden Anbieter von pneumatischen Fördersystemen, speziellen Entstaubungstechnologien und anderen Anlagenkomponenten. Pel... [read more]

Schenck Process setzt weiterhin auf Kundennähe und eröffnet als erstes Unternehmen einen Produktionsstandort für Siebbeläge im Spritzgussverfahren in Brasilien. Mit der Investition in einen Produktionsstandort für Siebbeläge im Spritzgussverfahren in São Paulo setzt die Schenck Process Group weiter... [read more]