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  • American Custom Drying Achieves USDA Organic Certification

    July 2, 2014

    American Custom Drying Co. (ACD) has been certified as a USDA National Organic Facility as required by the Organic Foods Production Act of 1990 and 7 CFR Par 205 for food processing.         “The Quality Assurance International (QAI) has certified that...

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  • Integrated Dryer-Dust Collector Cuts Costs

    June 17, 2014

    An innovative, vibrating fluid bed drying system that integrates drying and dust collection into a single unit has enabled specialty chemical company Southern Clay Products Inc., Gonzales, TX, to capture fine bentonite clay particles and recover the high-value material as saleable product that...

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  • Bühler Aeroglide Appoints New VP of Sales

    May 29, 2014

    Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed, and industrial materials, announces the addition of sales veteran Paul McKeithan to its senior management team. Named vice president of sales, McKeithan is now responsible for driving the...

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  • Cone Central Shaft Mixer-Dryer Offers High Accuracy

    May 27, 2014

    The Condry cone central shaft mixer-dryer offer high mixing accuracy and low shear force to the products being mixed or dried. Typically used on powders, pastes, and slurries, its heated agitator design provides a large heat transfer surface, greatly reducing drying times. Many different processing...

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  • Industry Professionals Overflow Conference Rooms at Powder Show

    May 7, 2014

    Conference rooms were filled to capacity and more as the revamped 2014 International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference got underway Tuesday at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL.  A standing-room only throng turned out for the opening Keynote Technology Panel on...

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  • Heyl & Patterson Signs Agreement with ELB Engineering Services in South Africa

    April 17, 2014

    Heyl & Patterson Inc., a world leader in bulk material handling systems and thermal processing equipment, announces the signing of an exclusive license agreement with ELB Engineering Services (Pty) Ltd (ELB), a bulk material handling provider based in Johannesburg, South Africa. This...

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  • Heinkel Inverting Filter Centrifuge Features Direct Contact Drying

    April 10, 2014

    The inverting filter centrifuge has eliminated some of the inherent flaws of conventional centrifuge technology. The result is the first centrifuge with a filter cloth that is axially moveable. This allows the filter cloth to be inverted while under rotation, which completely discharges the solids...

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  • Schak to Manage Kason Fluid Bed Line

    April 9, 2014

    James Schak has been named product manager of fluid bed processing equipment for Kason Corp., where he will oversee expansion and technical support of the company's line of Vibro-Bed circular vibratory fluid bed dryers and coolers. “Jim brings 30-plus years of experience with direct...

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  • Heat-of-Compression Desiccant Dryers

    April 7, 2014

    The XD+ 550-3600, Atlas Copco Compressors’ new range of heat-of-compression desiccant dryers, utilizes zero purge cooling in two design variants to eliminate compressed air consumption. The first variation produces a guaranteed dew point of -40°C; the second variation minimizes energy...

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  • Bühler Aeroglide Appoints VP of Business Development

    March 11, 2014

    Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed, and industrial materials, has appointed Andy Sharpe as its new vice president of business development. Sharpe will develop the company’s global markets, as well as lead product development...

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