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  • Conveying Systems with Multiple Components

    October 29, 2015

    PPS will identify, design, and deliver mechanical components for any process. Standard and custom options are available to efficiently and gently transport valuable bulk powder materials with minimal maintenance. The photo shows two bulk bag unloaders feeding vibratory tubes, feeding an...

  • Single Strand Top Carry Drag Chain Conveyor

    October 28, 2015

    Manually shoveling sand to fill cope and drag boxes (casting flask) for sand casting is a physically demanding process for mold makers. Mold makers shovel on average, 20 tn/day of casting sand weighing 100 lb/cu ft into an average of 70-80 molds per day. This demanding operating condition creates a...

  • Endura-Veyor

  • Conveyor Safety Video Released by CEMA

    October 23, 2015

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) has released a new 13-minute DVD on safety practices staff should use when working around screw conveyors, drag conveyors, and bucket elevators. The 13-minute DVD can be purchased at Cemanet.org and is $20 for non-CEMA members and $10 for...

  • Simplify Conveyor Installation, Sanitation

    October 20, 2015

    Regal Power Transmission Solutions has developed a new single-piece stand-off for flanged mounted bearings that integrates the bolt-spacer ferrule and stand-off in one assembly for simpler installation and sanitation compliance in food/beverage operations. Engineered for use with System Plast...

  • Cleaning-Friendly Screw Conveyor

    October 20, 2015

    The UniFlex Easy Clean flexible screw conveyor has been redesigned for even faster disassembly and cleaning. The conveyor is now equipped with two rest stops, for both the working and cleaning positions. Incorporated in these rests are pinning mechanisms to keep the auger assembly securely in...

  • Powder Show Texas Starts Off Strong

    October 13, 2015

    Powder Show Texas opened its first day to a strong exhibition and conference agenda, attracting attendees from across the region to the NRG Center in Houston. The show continues on Wednesday, Oct. 14 from 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Highlights of the first day included: - Keynote panel "A Glimpse into...

  • Continuous Gravimetric Blending System

    October 12, 2015

    Coperion K-Tron offers a continuous gravimetric blending solution designed with the specific requirements of the plastics processing industry in mind. The K4G continuous gravimetric blender allow up to six feeders and vacuum sequencing receivers to be easily grouped around an extruder inlet,...

  • 4B Components Names National Sales Manager

    October 9, 2015

    4B Components Ltd, a worldwide manufacturer of material handling and electronic components for bucket elevators and conveyors, announces the recent hiring of Randy Longbrake as national sales manager for the material handling division. Longbrake comes with a wealth of experience from within...

  • Bulk Solids Fundamentals

    October 5, 2015

    Eric Maynard is ready to deliver the basics of powder and bulk solids next week in Texas. And there are many people who need to learn the basics of powders and bulk solids – from the novice in the field to even the most senior engineers, said Maynard, senior consultant and director for...