Utility Menu

Powder/Bulk Solids

The Source for Dry Processing and Bulk Handling Technology

Mechanical Conveying

  • Conveyor Belt Tracking Systems Reduce Hazards, Spillage

    August 21, 2015

    This family of responsive conveyor belt tracking systems mitigates misalignment, rather than correcting it after the fact -- even on reversing belts -- to promote conveyor efficiency and safety. A mistracking belt can contact the mainframe, seriously damaging both the belt and the structure,...

    comment
  • Five Tips for Improving Bucket Conveyor Performance

    August 20, 2015

    Bucket conveyors are frequently used in many process settings for bulk material conveyance. As an equipment choice, bucket conveyors can offer many years of reliable service, provided they are application engineered and properly installed, operated, and maintained. This article presents five key...

    comment
  • Bunting Magnetics Joins CEMA

    August 19, 2015

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) announces that Bunting Magnetics Co. has become its newest member.   Bunting supplies magnets and magnet-related equipment, including processing, material handling, recycling, workholding, metal detection, and printing. Barry...

    comment
  • New Bulk Pasteurization Systems

    August 12, 2015

    Radio Frequency Co.’s new Macrowave pasteurization systems are ideal for batch or conveyorized applications for bagged or bulk product. In a Macrowave heating system, an RF generator creates an alternating electric field between two electrodes. The material to be treated is conveyed...

    comment
  • Fully Enclosed Bucket Conveyor

    August 11, 2015

    The TipTrak line of bucket conveyors protects operators from any hazardous and dusty materials in their operating environment. The fully enclosed design of the Monocoque model, featuring gasketing between sections and around all access doors, provides dust-tight operation. UniTrak can assist with...

    comment
  • Compact, Cost-Effective Screw Conveyor Drive

    August 11, 2015

    The NORD screw conveyor package offers a compact and cost-effective alternative to traditional screw conveyor drives. Closely stepped speed reduction ratios combined with a directly coupled gearmotor or NEMA C-face input design eliminates the need for top motor mounts, pulleys, belts, or guards....

    comment
  • Website Features Vibrating Dryers, Coolers, Classifiers

    August 11, 2015

    A new Web site from process equipment manufacturer The Witte Co., www.witte.com, showcases the company's line of vibrating fluid bed dryers, coolers, pellet classifiers, screeners, conveyors, and other vibrating process equipment. Featuring in-action videos, a sharp photo gallery, customer...

    comment
  • Conveying Equipment Orders down 16%

    August 11, 2015

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its June 2015 booked orders decreased 16.2% when compared to June 2014 orders and 15.8% when compared to May 2015. June booked orders were up 3.5% for Bulk Handling Equipment and down 24.4% for Unit Handling Equipment when...

    comment
  • Hapman 3D Configurator Now Includes More Conveyors

    August 6, 2015

    Hapman, an industry leader in conveyors and bulk material handling equipment for 70 years, announces the expansion of its 3D configurator to include its full line of vacuum conveyors and Helix flexible screw conveyors, in addition to the bulk bag unloader launched in 2014. Hapman’s free...

    comment
  • Vertical Screw Conveyor Systems and Bucket Elevators

    August 4, 2015

    WAM offers vertical screw conveyor systems and bucket elevators to move powder and bulk materials vertically. A vertical screw conveyor is used when capacity, height, and elevated products meet easy-to-handle characteristics. A bucket elevator is used when the capacity gets big, the elevation gets...

    comment

Pages