News from Industry

Barberton (OH), USA – The Babcock & Wilcox Company (B&W) has been awarded a United States patent for a Submerged Grind Conveyor (SGC) system, a cost-effective coal ash conveyor system that enables utilities to reduce water usage and their reliance on ash storage ponds, which could result in ... [read more]

Perth (WA), Australia – On July 5, 2019, Western Australian Premier Mark McGowan has turned the first sod on Fortescue Metals Group’s Eliwana mine and rail project. The USD 1.275 billion project includes the construction of 143 kilometres of rail, a new 30 mtpa dry ore processing facility (OPF) an... [read more]

Amsterdam, The Netherlands – AkzoNobel has announced plans to add three new production lines at its Changzhou powder coatings plant in China – the company’s largest facility of its kind in the world. The EUR 3 million investment will support additional supplies of acrylic powder coatings, metallic p... [read more]

By J. Cairns – After installing an innovative primary cleaner designed for punishing applications a Detroit cement producer could stop excessive carryback and equipment fouling. With a significant reduction in carryback, spillage, and labor for cleanup, the plant was able to improve work­place safet... [read more]

By D. Schulze – The first part of the paper on stresses in silos [10] focused on the bulk solid properties with respect to stresses, and the stresses in the vertical part of a silo. The present second part explains the stresses acting in hoppers for filling and emptying conditions. In die ideal case... [read more]

Bjuv, Sweden – Bruks Siwertell has completed the on-time installation and successful performance tests of a new 600 t/h Siwertell ship unloader at Yara International’s Norwegian fertilizer terminal in Glomfjord; 5 kilometers into the Arctic Circle and home to some of the most tightly-controlled envi... [read more]

Candiac (QC), Canada – MAJOR Wire Industries, a manufacturer of high-performance screening media, introduces the Flex-Mat Sensor, "a valuable and easy to operate vibration data measurement tool users can utilize to review results and fine tune their screen machine without shutting down the equipment... [read more]

By A. Fordham – Moisture content varies widely in raw materials, and at different points in production processes, so non-contact moisture measurement is essential for final product quality. Near-Infrared technology offers a perfect solution to this Task. (From the archive of "bulk solids handling", ... [read more]

Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. has announced the availability of its new Bulk Bag Packaging Systems. These Bulk Bag Packaging Systems can fit a wide range of bag and container sizes and can be provided to weigh filled capacities of from 100 to  4400 lbs (approx.... [read more]

Stuttgart, Germany – Coperion Pelletizing Technology GmbH  introduces improved dual bearing strand pelletizers which have been re-engineered based on field experience and current market demands. The SP140, SP240 and SP340 models in the SP series have been equipped with a variety of enhanced features... [read more]

Munson Machinery: Stand-Alone Lump Breaker

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Utica (NY), United States – Munson Machinery has introduced a new De-Clumper™ Lump Breaker model RDC-1530-SS with support base and infeed hopper designed for stand-alone operation. Unlike units permanently installed between upstream and downstream equipment, the self-standing configuration ca... [read more]

By G. Shortt – Idlers are an essential component of every belt conveyor. They are a rather cheap mass­product which anybody uses, but (almost) nobody takes into account – unless they fail. Following you'll find some explanation about the reasons of their failure. (From the archive of "bulk solids ha... [read more]

Aus der Industrie

Hamburg, Deutschland – Minebea Intec bietet jetzt eine neue, innovative Weiterentwicklung der Erfolgswägezelle PR 6201 an: Die Wägezelle Inteco eröffnet Kunden unterschiedlicher Industrien ab sofort ein deutlich erweitertes Spektrum an Möglichkeiten – von der einfachen Füllmengenkontrolle bis hin zu... [read more]

Nuremberg Germany – Zur POWTECH 2019 geht erstmals der Networking Campus an den Start, das junge Ideenlabor der POWTECH für die Technologien und Märkte von morgen. Der Networking Campus ist kommunikativer Treffpunkt und Diskussionsplattform für junge Forscher, Start-ups und Entwickler. Herzstück de... [read more]

Hamburg, Deutschland – Mit der neuen Applikation EasyFill bietet Minebea Intec ab sofort eine innovative Lösung zur einfachen Ein-Komponenten-Dosierung. Die Software gewährleistet eine unkomplizierte und automatisierte Abfüllung von Rohmaterialien wie Flüssigkeiten, Pulver und Granulaten. Dies reduz... [read more]

Quickborn, Germany – Die MBA Instruments GmbH präsentiert dem Fachpublikum der diesjährigen POWTECH eine weitere Produktoptimierung innerhalb der Füllstandmesstechnik: Die MBA800-Drehflügelserie wird durch den neu konzipierten Schwenkflügel ergänzt. Die neue MBA801 Halfpipe ermöglicht eine Messung i... [read more]

Ispringen, Deutschland – Als die Versorgung der Maschinen im ein Werk der Procter & Gamble Manufacturing GmbH mit den vielen verschiedenen Materialien  zu unflexibel wurde, wurde die Entscheidung getroffen, in eine neue Anlage zu investieren. KOCH-Technik installierte eine zentrale Materialverso... [read more]

Hamburg, Deutschland – Minebea Intec stellt seinen Kunden in ein agiles, vielseitiges Servicetool zur Verfügung. „miRemote“ ermöglicht dem Anwender standortunabhängig direkten Zugriff auf die Serviceleistungen des Unternehmens. Der Sofort-vor-Ort-Service funktioniert mit Hilfe einer App. Über einen ... [read more]

Brilon, Deutschland – Die REMBE live Demonstrationen sind seit vielen Jahren fester Bestandteil der POWTECH. Gleiches gilt für den Hauptakteur Roland Bunse – seit den 1990er Jahren eine feste Größe im Explosionsschutz, ebenso lange bei REMBE und seit 2 Jahren Leiter der REMBE Research + Technology C... [read more]

Aerzen, Germany – Die erfolgreiche Schraubenverdichtergeneration Delta Screw von AERZEN bekommt Zuwachs: Mit dem Verdichter-Aggregat VM 100 umfasst die vielseitige E-Compressor-Reihe jetzt sieben Modellvarianten. Seine Erkennungsmerkmale: die effiziente Technologie für den Einsatz im oberen Volumens... [read more]

Meet our bulk-online Leaders

Carrier Vibrating Equipment, Inc. Carrier is internationally known for outstanding innovation in the field of vibratory technology. Our reputation was founded on our ability and commitment to solve the unique processing application problems of our clients. Carrier specializes in the manufacture o... [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]

Meet our bulk-online Leader: Rulmeca Group

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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]

Meet our "bulk-online Leader": The Köppern Group

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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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In New Products, New Orders by Andreas Velling
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The company I work for designs chain conveyors for the pellet industry, where each project is pretty unique. We also take care of the manufacturing by looking for sub-contractors. As those orders aren't bulk, we are spending quite a lot of time on the procurement process. We've recently looked into ...... [read more]

New MARTIN® Sonic Horns

In Product Presentations by charliehill
at 10. Jul 2019 05:19 - 1 replies - 6054 views

NEW SONIC HORN IMPROVES OPERATING EFFICIENCY AND CONSISTENCY Neponset, IL, USA – One of the world leaders in bulk material flow technology has introduced a new addition to its family of flow aid products. The MARTIN® Sonic Horn is an acoustic cleaner that reduces system downtime, maintenance, and op...... [read more]

Sonic Horn Improves Boiler Ash Flow

In Case Studies by charliehill
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ALASKAN BREWING COMPANY USES SONIC HORN TO CLEAR BOILER ASH BUILD-UP Juneau, AK, USA – An innovative brewery in Alaska has installed a sonic horn to help improve ash flow and prevent clogging in the exhaust stream of an ingenious hybrid boiler system that uses spent grain from the brewing process as...... [read more]

Rail loading system

In Used & Refurbished Equipment by Bob Chen
at 03. Jul 2019 08:34 - 2 replies - 476 views

Need 3000 tph aggregate rail loading system Tel/whatsapp 00447887714523 Simon Is this for a continuous open car loading system or must the system stop between cars? More information of your requirements would be very helpful. I have many sources for new and used equipment. N...... [read more]

Liaoning Instrument Research Institute Co., Ltd. Stand 1332 Product Preview: Liaoning Instrument Research Institute Co., Ltd. is a comprehensive scientific research institute, which was founded in the early 1960s. And it is a high-tech corporation that is engaged in research, production and sale of ...... [read more]

Abrasion resistant valve

In Product Presentations by Johns Carlo
at 22. Apr 2019 10:58 - 8 replies - 5837 views

Ceramic lined ball valve for abrasive particle Pneumatic Conveying and almost all abrasive applications. As an abrasion resistant and corrosion resistant valve, ceramic lined ball valve has very excellent performance for abrasive mediums and corrosive mediums.The ceramic lined valve has been used in...... [read more]

Who is who

Tuckahoe (NY), United States – Elcan Industries Inc. announced that Edel Rodriguez will serve as the company’s new Director of Business Development, Americas. Edel joins the company with vast experience in the sieving industry and has over 10 years of knowledge and know how in the sieving arena. Ed... [read more]

Rheinberg, Germany – On 1st March 2018 Reiner Furthmann took on the position of Managing Director Technology at AUMUND Fördertechnik GmbH in Rheinberg, Germany. His main responsibilities are Research & Development, Design & Engineering, Quality Assurance, Production, Materials Management / P... [read more]

Marietta, GA - The business built from the ambitions of a young Portuguese immigrant is celebrating 20 years in operation. Joe Dos Santos, the Founder and President of Dos Santos International, was brought to the land of opportunity in 1959. He dreamed of starting a family company. That dream became... [read more]

The “Bulkoholics” No. 11

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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]

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