ECUTEC Barcelona S.L. announces today that Developed Crushers Co., which is part of the MANASEER Group in Jordan, has chosen ECUTEC to build a Calcium Carbonate processing plant in Jordan with a total annual output of 350.000t of highly technical products. With a total investment of $30 Mio, the MA... [read more]

Stockholm, October 1, 2015 - Sandvik has decided to initiate divestment of the project business Mining Systems. Mining Systems is a separate product area within Sandvik Mining and a supplier of design and engineering of material handling systems for the mining industry. In 2014 the Mining Systems o... [read more]

Darmstadt, October 01, 2015 CONiQ detects machine faults before they become a failure Inspection and maintenance account for up to a third of the indirect costs in production plants. Condition monitoring systems enable companies to realign their maintenance strategies around fault detection and pr... [read more]

Manufacturing Day is the first Friday in October, and is a national showcase for the importance of manufacturing in the U.S. economy, giving American manufacturers the opportunity to show their products to the world. Americans continue to create new products and unlock new technologies that grow th... [read more]

Fountain Inn, SC - On September 23 and 24, 2015  American Starlinger-Sahm, Inc. celebrated the official opening of the new US headquarters in Fountain Inn in the Greenville Metropolitan Area, South Carolina, during a two-day Open House with an Austrian touch. The inauguration ceremony of the new 23... [read more]

Solex Thermal Science  is proud to be attending and exhibiting at ANNA Conference 2015, October 4th through October 9th at the Fairmont Jasper Park Lodge in Alberta, Canada. Solex is a worldwide provider of customized heat transfer solutions for bulk solids to a wide range of industries, with over ... [read more]

Pembroke Pines, Florida – December 2014 Itacamba Cemento S.A., a South American company located in Bolivia, has awarded its new raw material grinding solution to Gebr. Pfeiffer, Inc. The company’s new 2000 tpd cement plant will be located in the municipality of Yacuces, in the Germán Busch pr... [read more]

Transformational Intelligence Creates New Standards of Performance September 23, 2015 – Key Technology introduces the all-new VERYX™ digital sorting platform, a suite of belt-fed and chute-fed sorters that offer high-performance capabilities and share a common user interface. With unprecedente... [read more]

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Kemutec - Business as Usual

Kemutec - Business as Usual

In Company News by Reinhard Wöhlbier
at 05. Oct 2015 20:58 - 0 replies - 0 views

October 5, 2015 - Bristol, PA, USA - Following recent announcements in the media and to avoid any confusion in the market place, Kemutec is pleased to announce that “It is Business as Usual”. This means that Kemutec will continue to supply its range of Powder Processing equipment which includes Cent...... [read more]

Eriez® Introduces Xtreme® Metal Detector Enhanced Platform (EP) for Breakthrough Metal Detection Erie, PA, USA - Eriez® announces the Xtreme® Metal Detector Enhanced Platform (EP), which sets a new standard for metal detection and is recommended for the harshest applications, according to John Kling...... [read more]

Free-Flowing Concrete With OLI®

Free-Flowing Concrete With OLI®

In Case Studies by Reinhard Wöhlbier
at 29. Sep 2015 10:13 - 0 replies - 170 views

Free-Flowing Concrete With OLI® Sydney, Australia - As one of Australia’s leading heavy building materials companies and member of global HeidelbergCement Group, HANSON offers an extensive range of construction products. This includes aggregates, standard premixed concrete, decorative premixed concr...... [read more]

Alexa Global Traffic Rankings of some major powder & bulk solids websites (as of September 27, 2015) showing the position/rank of these websites in the world wide web (the lower the number, the better the position in the www). For reference purposes: (USA) Global Rank: 1 USA: 1 1. bulk-on...... [read more]

The Top Worldwide bulk-online eDirectory Companies (as of September 26, 2015) Please visit the listings of these 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 powder/bulk community owes them much! The numb...... [read more]

"Presentation of the pivoting pallet filling station Type 16" SCANPACK 2015 in Gothenburg Feige FILLING with state-of-the-art filling station: The compact plug & fill solution – flexibility at a favourable price The trade visitors of the SCANPACK can look forward to a special highlight from Germany:...... [read more]

Webinar: Feel the Force - Enhanced Equipment Design with EDEM and ANSYS Mechanical Do you design bulk materials handling equipment such as bucket loaders, transfer chutes and truck bodies? Do you use ANSYS Mechanical™ as part of the design process? Join us for a free live webinar on Thursday 15 Octo...... [read more]

Company Videos on The Powder/Bulk Portal Please find a list of Companies which present their Videos on the Portal, as of September 21, 2015. Click on the company names and the video titles and URLs will appear. To see all Videos, check here: . We invite your videos to be placed on For details, pleas...... [read more]

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Witches Hats / Transverse Insets - Belt Feeder

In Screening & Feeding by Gene 54
at 01. Oct 2015 07:41 - 4 replies - 2424 views

Do transverse inserts inside a hopper have the same requirements as the outlet of the feeder interms of height from the belt? IE if the minimum height for the opening below the insert is 3 times max particle size and i have one insert half way along the length of the hopper, then the outlet at the e...... [read more]

Long chute alternative arrangement

In General Aspects by John Gateley
at 29. Sep 2015 17:05 - 15 replies - 439 views

A properly designed chute would eliminate the need for any intermediate belt. Do a google on WEBA Chute which is a cascading style chute system, this might be a viable option for you. Of course it all depends on the product you are transferring which would help in determining the best approach for y...... [read more]

chain conveyor

In Mechanical Conveying by John Gateley
at 29. Sep 2015 00:04 - 3 replies - 203 views

Most folks/makers recommend 0.6ms-1. The latest authority I came across was published by the Material Handling Engineers Association (MHEA for short) who published a recommended practice. It might still be in print. When you see recommended practice it usually means there is no legal standard for re...... [read more]

Intermittent vs Continuous Pneumatic Conveying

In Pneumatic Conveying by Klaus Schneider
at 28. Sep 2015 14:31 - 1 replies - 396 views

Hi In one of our pellettizing plant we will have EP collector, i would like to have your technical comments about discharge method: 1- use pneumatic conveyor - intermittent when the material in EP hopper achieve to specific level, the material discharge to pneumatic conveyor, in this way the pneumat...... [read more]

.they were all this simple. Consider the feeder as a screen with openings less then the bottom material size. Bed depth is lurking somewhere in the screen formulae. Apply the screen formulae and the discharge velocity is surely the rate of discharge divided by the exigent cross-section. This should ...... [read more]

I am looking for advice about a 10 bar rated Explosion isolation valve of some kind. I operate within the normal flow limitation of the VENTEX passive "flow actuated isolation valve" (aka Float isolation valve) and the isolation valve will be mounted downstream of a 300 F baghouse on a very humid st...... [read more]

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RM Xperience Days 2015: RM präsentiert Neuheiten vor 240 Gästen aus aller Welt Gleich mehrere technische Neuerungen präsentierte RUBBLE MASTER seinen Kunden und Vertriebspartnern Mitte September bei den RM Xperience Days in Linz. Im Rahmen einer Produkt Demo wurden der RM 90GO!, der RM 70GO! 2.0 und...... [read more]

CONiQ erkennt Maschinenschäden vor dem Stillstand Condition Monitoring System von Schenck Process erhöht die Lebensdauer und die Verfügbarkeit von Schwingmaschinen Darmstadt, 1. Oktober 2015 - Wartung und Instandhaltung machen bis zu einem Drittel der indirekten Kosten in Fertigungsbetrieben aus. Co...... [read more]

Fakuma, Messe Friedrichshafen, 13. – 17.10.2015, Halle B3, Stand- Nummer B3 – 3108 Neue Big-Bag-Befüllstation auf Fakuma Schapen/Friedrichshafen, Oktober 2015 - Die internationale Fachmesse für Kunststofftechnik Fakuma öffnet ihre Türen und die Eichholz Silo- und Anlagenbau GmbH stellt vor Ort ne...... [read more]

Kaeser auf der Schüttgut 2015 Energiesparwunder für den Niederdruckbereich Energieeffizienz im großen Stil: 2014 brachte Kaeser Kompressoren das hocheffiziente Schraubengebläse EBS mit Rotoren mit Sigma Profil auf den Markt; nun wird die Serie durch den „großen Bruder“ FBS mit einem Leistungsbereich...... [read more]

Firmen Videos auf dem Powder/Bulk Portal

Firmen Videos auf dem Powder/Bulk Portal

In Firmen Videos by Reinhard Wöhlbier
at 25. Sep 2015 14:29 - 0 replies - 167 views

Firmen Videos auf dem Powder/Bulk Portal Die untenstehende Liste enthält Firmen-Videos nebst direktem Link, Stand ist der 25. September 2015, darunter auch einige deutsch-sprachige Fassungen. Klicken Sie auf den Firmennamen und sehen, welche Videos wir bisher veröffentlicht haben. Sie können sämtlic...... [read more]

Schüttgut & Recycling–Technik in Höchstform Fachmessen in Dortmund haben Rückenwind. 450 Aussteller sorgen für mehr Angebotsvielfalt. Die Recycling-Technik gewinnt mit 200 Anbietern an Gewicht. Schüttgut- und Recycling-Technik ist zudem Inhalt von 100 Vorträgen auf fünf offenen Messeforen. Mit dem 6...... [read more]

Wirtschaftlichkeit von Förderanlagen steigern Schüttgut 2015: FLEXCO vereinfacht Wartung und Reparaturen an Förderbändern Auf der Schüttgut 2015 (4. bis 5. November, Dortmund) zeigt die FLEXCO Europe GmbH Lösungen, mit denen der Betreiber die Produktivität seiner Bandförderanlage steigern kann. Dazu...... [read more]

Mitteilungen aus der Schüttgutindustrie (18. September 2015) Sehr geehrte Damen und Herren, Ich lade Sie ein, Ihre Pressemitteilungen, Ausstellungsankündigungen, Artikel, Fallstudien, Produktvorstellungen, etc. in deutsch und/oder englisch kostenfrei auf unserem weltweit besuchten Powder/Bulk Portal...... [read more]

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