How Much Do You Know About  Grain Unloading Pollution Grain is a typical dry bulk cargo, unlike container handling, it  easily causes pollution during unloading. Cassava, for instance, is one of the heaviest pollution cargoes especially under non-enclosed, open  operation, since the starch content i... [read more]

The successful start-up of a RopeCon® system which will transport limestone from the quarry to the area where it will be processed has recently taken place in Guatemala, approx. 35km from the capital. The installation, which requires no more than 4 tower structures to cross a wooded terrain, has a l... [read more]

ContiTech offers smart system solutions – far beyond just conveyor belt production Innovative digital monitoring system reduces downtimes and maintenance costs Versatile conveyor belt systems for steep and vertical conveying International technology company ContiTech is expanding its portfo... [read more]

The 2nd meeting of the Technology Forum for Bulk Material Handling Equipment (BMHE) was hosted by Shanghai Engineer Consultant Co., Ltd. (SECC) in Shanghai, China at the beginning of November 2016. The engineers came from the end-users including Chinese ports and power plants, OEMs, universities, de... [read more]

Edinburgh, Scotland, April 18 , 2017 -  EDEM®, the market leader in Discrete Element Method (DEM) technology, today announced the release of ‘EDEM for ANSYS’ – a simulation tool that enables engineers to add realistic bulk material loads as standard in ANSYS® structural analysis without the need for... [read more]

Ladies and Gentlemen, dear eDirectory Members and Forum Participants, dear Bulkoholics, Today I send you our bulk-online Newsletter No. 10  (2017) and hope that it may contain some interesting information. Please send us your News, articles, videos, etc. for worldwide dissemination on the Powder/B... [read more]

The Model RS pull cord, manufactured by Conveyor Components Company, is a rugged safety stop control that provides a quick positive shut off of dangerous equipment in emergencies. It is actuated by a cable pulled by endangered personnel. The outputs of the Model RS can control up to four separate ci... [read more]

MTI has been a leading international manufacturer of mixing and processing machines for high throughput rates since 1975. It is renowned for its high quality and performance. Our Vertical Mixers, Horizontal Mixers and Heating/Cooling Mixer Combinations are doing a great job all over the world in the... [read more]

Meet our bulk-online Leaders

Smart Bulk Technology! Geroldinger was founded in 1921 as a mill construction firm. Since 1972, we have primarly concentrated on the handling of difficult bulk solids.  Sustainable management is as important to us as the constant development and improvement of our solutions and organisation. Toda... [read more]

Founded in 1962, the Rulmeca Group has grown to be a leading partner to the global materials handling industry. With its three product brands, Rulmeca, Precismeca and Melco, Rulmeca Group is the world’s largest supplier of rollers/idlers and motorized pulleys for heavy duty belt conveyors for quarri... [read more]

As an industry trailblazer, the Raymond® brand is highly regarded as the global expert and leader in the development of size reduction and air classification technologies. Raymond equipment and systems are known for their quality and performance ability, and have set the standard in size reduction. ... [read more]

Today, the Köppern Group is a modern, high-tech German group of companies at the forefront of plant and machinery manufacturing for various processes related to the fertilizer, cement, minerals and metalworking industries. Köppern’s business is built on three different, but interrelated, process tec... [read more]


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Mechanical Engineering in USA

In Jobs & Vacancies by John Gateley
at 21. Apr 2017 17:09 - 4 replies - 5846 views

Hello Alex If they accept you congratulations you become a citizen and get to file tax returns in the US for the rest of your life even if you choose to live elsewhere . Liam That's a very good reason for staying at home. Tacks are for pinning paper onto notice boards. Dear AL I think you can fi...... [read more]

Bulk bag discharger for explosive environments

In Company News by Reinhard Wöhlbier
at 20. Apr 2017 11:44 - 0 replies - 99 views

WHITSTABLE, KENT ⎯ A new BULK-OUT® Bulk Bag Discharging System from Flexicon is designed for use in explosive environments. This BFC series model features a pneumatically-powered hoist and trolley to raise and position the bag inside the discharger frame, eliminating the risk of potential sparks fro...... [read more]

Used 54"x150' radial stacker for sale

In Used & Refurbished Equipment by Al Goodmundson
at 30. Mar 2017 19:55 - 0 replies - 380 views

Greetings Forum Friends We are pleased to offer a High Capacity 54"x150' Radial Stacker for sale. Presently Dismantled for shipping. Please feel free to contact us for additional information. Sincerely, Al Goodmundson Email Phone (306) 664- ...... [read more]

Open for Savings Energy savings are a central topic for Lödige at the „Schüttgut Dortmund (Solids)“. An example is the High Efficiency Shovel® presented by the company located in Paderborn, Germany – a special shovel designed for the mixing of solids in horizontal Ploughshare Mixers. Compared to a s...... [read more]

Top speed for micro-batches Paderborn, March17, 2017 - With the LC series of coaters, Gebr. Lödige Maschinenbau GmbH (Loedige) offers a highly efficient solution specifically for coating tasks in the pharmaceutical industry. Thanks to sophisticated process technology, the LC series of coaters works ...... [read more]

VAC-U-MAX Exhibits “Plug-and-Play Vacuum Convey” Systems for Food Ingredient Transfer to Processing and Packaging Lines and Air-Driven Combustible Dust Vacs at ProFood Tech 2017, April 4-6, McCormick Place, Chicago, IL, Booth 1132 Belleville, NJ, USA (March 16, 2017) – VAC-U-MAX announces exhibition...... [read more]


The “Bulkoholics” No. 11

by Reinhard Wöhlbier at 11. Oct 2016 11:34 - 411 views
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POWTECH 2016  in Nürnberg, Germany (April 19 – 21, 2016) was again the Greatest Show on Earth in the field of powder and bulk solids handling and processing. We have published several hundred photos about this show, in six (6) parts, already, and you find those here: POWTECH 2016 - A Photo Gallery ... [read more]

We visited the Palampur Co-Operative Tea Factory and share a few photos showing some hard working bulkoholics. Remember these pictures when you have your next cup of Kangra tea. Palampur is a green hill station and a municipal council in the Kangra Valley in the Indian state of Himachal Pradesh, su... [read more]

The “Bulkoholics” No. 9

by Reinhard Wöhlbier at 24. Apr 2016 15:29 - 400 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 - 695 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]

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 Stuttgart, im April 2017 – Auf der Interpack 2017 (4.-10. Mai 2017) präsentieren Coperion und Coperion K-Tron ihre Lösungen im Bereich Processing und Packaging in Halle 4, Stand 4D29. Neben der EHEDG-zertifizierten Schüttgutweiche WYK stellt Coperion auch die Hygiene-Zellenradschleuse ZRD 150 in C... [read more]

Als Generalunternehmer hat die Stahlbaufirma Mostostal Kraków S.A. die BEUMER Group beauftragt, für das polnische Zementwerk der Lafarge-Holcim Ltd. in Kujawy vier Hochleistungs-Gurtbecherwerke zu liefern. Diese Anlagen sind Teil eines Projekts für die Herstellung von Zementmischungen und deren Qual... [read more]

Das 1919 gegründete Familienunternehmen BOLZ INTEC mit Sitz im Allgäu (Argenbühl-Eisenharz) konstruiert und fertigt hochwertige Fässer, Trichter, Druckbehälter und Sonderkonstruktionen aus Edelstahl für Bereiche mit hohen hygienischen Anforderungen an die Oberfläche wie z. B. Pharma, Chemie oder Bio... [read more]

Sonthofen, den 4. April 2017 - Auf der Messe „Schüttgut 2017“ zeigt BHS-Sonthofen die Einwellen-Durchlaufmischer vom Typ MFKG, die sich unter anderem beim effektiven Befeuchten von Kraftwerksasche mehr und mehr durchsetzen. Allein in den vergangenen vier Monaten hat BHS sechs Mischer vom Typ MFKG 05... [read more]

Fachmesse Schüttgut ist Business-Meeting sowie Informations- und Präsentationsplattform Die achte Schüttgut in Dortmund wird sowohl zum Business-Meeting für die Industrien als auch zur Informations- und Präsentationsplattform für die vielfältigen Verarbeitungs- und Verfahrensschritte für fei... [read more]

Das Leitmotiv Packaging 4.0 prägt auch den Auftritt der Windmöller & Hölscher-Gruppe auf der diesjährigen Interpack in Halle 15, Stand C41 (Düsseldorf - 4.-10. Mai 2017). "Wir zeigen, wie intelligente Maschinen, integrierte Prozesse und intuitive Bedienung bereits heute Produktivität und Fl... [read more]

Erfüllen Förderbandanlagen die geforderten Standards, und lassen sich Prozesse sogar noch verbessern? Auf der Schüttgut 2017 in Dortmund (10. bis 11. Mai 2017) zeigt die Flexco GmbH Lösungen, mit denen sie diese Fragen mit einem klaren "ja" beantworten. Dazu gehören innovative Abstreifer, die eine g... [read more]

  Eine Erfolgsgeschichte von IND EX® (Intercontinental Association of Experts for Industrial Explosion Protection e.V.) wird fortgesetzt: Der Deutsche Brand- und Explosionsschutz-Kongress findet zum dritten Mal in Dortmund in den Westfallenhallen statt. Termin ist der 10. und 11. Mai 2017. Parallel... [read more]