Powder & Bulk Solids West was held February 10–12 at the Anaheim Convention Center as part of the Medical Design & Manufacturing (MD&M) West 2009 Conference and Exposition. The southern California show again enjoyed record attendance and projects $650 million in new business.
The other synergistic shows that co-located with MD&M West included Pacific Design & Manufacturing, Automation Technology Expo (ATX) West, WestPack, PLASTEC West, and Green Manufacturing Expo (GMX), and all experienced robust attendance.
For registration information for the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference/Exhibition that will take place May 4–6, 2010, near Chicago, visit www.powderbulksolids.com/powdershows.
Valves and Feeders
ACS Valves is a manufacturer of rotary airlock valves and feeders for pneumatic conveying and bulk material–handling systems. The company offers a complete line of rugged, heavy-duty rotary valves with square and round flanges in cast iron and stainless-steel construction. A full range of valve options is available.
ACS Valves, Caledonia, ON, Canada 800-655-3447 www.acsvalves.com
Lorenz Conveying Products is a leading manufacturer of couplings, tube and pipe bends, fittings, diverter valves, slide gates, cyclones, and custom-fabricated accessories for pneumatic conveying, vacuum, and bulk-handling systems servicing the plastics, food, and chemical industries.
Lorenz Conveying Products, Cobourg, ON, Canada 800-263-1942 www.lorenz.ca
Ohmart/Vega specializes in the measurement of level, pressure, density, weight, and TOC in virtually any application. Offerings include radar, guided microwave radar, nuclear, ultrasonic, capacitive, switching, and organic analyzers.
Ohmart/Vega, Cincinnati, OH 800-367-5383 www.ohmartvega.com
Rice Lake Weighing Systems is a family-owned, ISO 9001–certified corporation that designs, manufactures, and distributes equipment through the world’s largest network of independent scale distributors. The company offers a large selection of load cells, weigh modules, and advanced instrumentation—over 20,000 products—to meet virtually every weighing requirement.
Rice Lake Weighing Systems, Rice Lake, WI 800-472-6703 www.ricelake.com
Feeders and Controls
Schenck AccuRate is an ISO-certified manufacturer of volumetric and gravimetric bulk solids feeders, vibratory feeders, weigh feeders, solids flow meters, bulk bag frames, and control systems, with more than 30,000 installations worldwide. Along with its parent company, Schenck Process, this company offers worldwide sales, application engineering, and service support.
Schenck AccuRate, Whitewater, WI 800-558-0184 www.accuratefeeders.com