News from Industry

Whitstable, United Kingdom – A new TIP-TITE® Drum Dumping System from Flexicon automatically conditions fibreboard drums containing bulk solid material, dumps the material into downstream equipment, and accumulates empty drums on a roller conveyor for removal. The system is intended for low- to hig... [read more]

Perth (WA), Australia – The CBH Group has completed the first of the permanent storage expansion projects for the 2019 harvest, with works at the Gairdner receival site unveiled to growers and industry stakeholders on August 9th, 2019. Expansion works at Gairdner, located 150 kilometres north-east o... [read more]

By A. Edilbert , R. Spaargaren, C. Geijs, J. Ruijgrok, G. Lodewijks, D. Schott – This paper aims to redesign a transfer chute as used in a Eurosilo system specifically for handling coal. The velocity of material vertically entering the chute was estimated at 15 to 34 m/s depending on the fill height... [read more]

By D. Rose – Cement is the most commonly used building material worldwide. Its manufacture is challenging due to ever stricter environmental regulations and cost pressures because of large overcapacities. Cement manufacturers need support with systems and machines which, adapted to the market, incre... [read more]

The recycling and reuse of plastic materials calls for the conversion of scraps into workable raw materials which involves the compounding and pelleting of the scrap materials. The process used by a Spanish manufacturer equires the addition of mineral powder prior to extruding. Replacing the formerl... [read more]

By L. Henke – Belt conveyors are the standard for the transport of materials in pits and quarries. To control the material flow and the inventory of these materials, belt scales turn out to be the optimum choice, as they are easy to retrofit in existing plants. (From the archive of ”bulk solids hand... [read more]

By H. Eckhardt, A. Wahls – Idlers can be a weak spot in conveyor belt systems with lengths of several km. If they heat up, this can lead to a breakdown of the system, or even an inflammation of the belt. Therefore, information about the state of the idlers is of paramount interest. (From the archive... [read more]

By P. Raschio , S. Hunt– Municipal waste contains a high percentage of materials, whose recycling can be profitable due to the substitute of (limited) resources as well as saving valuable dump space. In Perth, Western Australia, a highly advanced facility has just gone operative. (From the archive o... [read more]

By E. Jones– Functioning crushers are of paramount interest for the production of many mines and quarries. The following article runs through maintenance tasks a user might take to prolong the service life of his crusher. (From the archive of "bulk solids handling", article published in Vol. 37 (201... [read more]

By Leslie David – The harmful and, in many cases, potentially lethal substances used in industrial manufacturing processes have been a cause for concern for many years not only amongst consumers but also those who come in contact with them in the course of their day-to-day work. When the European Un... [read more]

Edinburgh, United Kingdom – EDEM, one of the leading companies in Discrete Element Method (DEM) technology for bulk and granular materials simulation, has released a new version of EDEM BulkSim software - a specialized tool for designing and optimizing transfer points and chutes in the mining indust... [read more]

By M. Adams, M. Linnemann– Coal deposits with thin seams and many interlayers can be mined economically by surface miners, which can cut the exact depth of the coal layer and deliver the coal ready for belt conveyance without further crushing. (From the archive of "bulk solids handling", article pub... [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

at 28. Jul 2018 19:42 - 1610 views

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

at 27. Jul 2018 12:17 - 880 views

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]

The Forums The Problem Solver

Members: 17127, Threads: 25254, Posts: 81291 - Welcome to our newest member, sasmitrai - Now online: 3462 members

Latest Discussions

Zirconia Ceramic Components by Fuboon

In Product Presentations by Johns Carlo
at 31. Jul 2019 11:07 - 2 replies - 3600 views

Zirconia ceramics materials provide excellent erosion, corrosion and abrasion resistance along with temperature resistance, fracture toughness and strength. These ceramic components are used in extreme service applications that take advantage of their superior wear and corrosion resistance. FUBOON o...... [read more]

Abrasion resistant valve

In Product Presentations by Johns Carlo
at 31. Jul 2019 10:51 - 9 replies - 7878 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]

Announcement - pgbsia 2020 (india)

In Exhibitions, Conferences, Seminars, Courses by mallick_ss
at 28. Jul 2019 08:24 - 0 replies - 281 views

ANNOUNCEMENT - PGBSIA 2020 Third International Conference on Powder, Granule and Bulk Solids: Innovations and Applications (PGBSIA 2020) will be held on February 26-29, Thapar Institute, Patiala, India. Please see for details and call for papers: www.pgbsia.com I welcome your interest in this event....... [read more]

Slag based tiles-Looking for plant manufacturers

In New Products, New Orders by Anil Seth
at 27. Jul 2019 07:10 - 0 replies - 361 views

We have been approved by Tata Steel for installing LD Slag based tile plant and other products.Looking for the interested manufacturers who have exposure in this field.Plant design and major specifications shall be supplied by us. Anil Seth Director Libran Engineering&Services libranengineering@gmai...... [read more]

Online manufacturing services

In New Products, New Orders by Andreas Velling
at 15. Jul 2019 11:17 - 0 replies - 306 views

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 - 6380 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]

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

at 11. Oct 2016 11:34 - 2001 views

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]

Travis Lewis David Phillips Helen Marshall Rocco Mastrolonardo Stephen Laccinole Colin Smith Murthy Venkatasamimurthy Dan Ruble Kevin Pinto Bradford Suter Steve Maxwell Dave Hesketh Thomas Pollak Corinne Bossy Mike Potts Jeff Lucke Payam Pourvash Don Mackrill John Carson Tracy Wong Sarah Hammond Roland Schmid Karl Miller Henry Zea Jack Hilbert Mikhail Surkov Carel Roode Chandy John Michael Bradley Ashok Amin Mahmood Khan John Fuller Deepak Verma Estellito Junior Lyn Bates Jim Lenihan Regina Schnathmann Frank Loeffler Charlie Zhang Nicole Neuman Robin Thorum Michael Feeny Rich Washkevich Andrew Zador Bert van de Weerd Bernard Cuq Kathy Moncur Todd Dietrich David Mills Sreedhar Sukumaran Brigitte Doleschel James Koch Tads S. Golosinski Alf Hofstetter Karl Seidel