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  • Vibrating Fluid Bed Dryers for Sanitary Processing

    November 19, 2015

    These sanitary, vibrating fluid bed dryers are custom engineered to continuously dry and gently convey large volumes of nuts, fruits, seeded cereals, and other low-density food products. Replacing belt dryers that expose the sensitive products to the plant environment, the Witte sanitary system...

  • Grain Operations Courses Offered

    November 17, 2015

    Registration is now open for four grain operations courses from the Grain Elevator and Processing Society (GEAPS) and Kansas State University in January. These online courses run from Jan. 4 through Feb. 5, and registration closes Dec. 15. GEAPS 520: Grain Quality Management This course...

  • J-Tec Material Handling Inc.

  • Turn-Key Systems for Solid/Liquid Separation & Drying

    November 9, 2015

    The Heinkel Drying & Separation Group is a global supplier of solid/liquid separation and drying process equipment and systems for the chemical, food, and pharmaceutical industries. With a wide range of equipment and the ability to provide both solid/liquid separation and drying equipment...

  • The Armor Group Acquires Processall

    November 5, 2015

    The Armor Group Inc. has acquired the assets of Processall Inc., located in Woodlawn, OH. This acquisition will add a new product segment of industrial mixers, dryers, and reactors to Armor’s diverse line of industrial equipment. Armor plans to grow this business from a niche market to a...

  • Indirect-Fired Rotary Calciners

    October 27, 2015

    Heyl & Patterson Inc. offers indirect-fired rotary calciners to transform wood biomass into torrefied wood, or “biocoal.” This system focuses on the cost and thermal effectiveness of the value-added conversion of wood biomass. The calciner is the key part of a system integrating a...

  • Process Extends Phosphate Reserves, Eliminates Waste

    October 21, 2015

    Phosphorus is essential for the biological processes of life. Phosphorus in its phosphate form is deposited in ancient, relatively shallow sedimentary basins rich with phosphate containing fossils of marine and terrestrial animals. Phosphate rock is mined and beneficiated to produce a raw material...

  • Plastic Pellet Dryer-Cooler-Classifier

    October 16, 2015

    The Witte 400 vibrating fluid bed dryer-cooler-classifier reduces the temperature of plastic pellets from 100°C to 50°C at up to 5000 lb/hr using ambient air. Integrating drying, cooling, dedusting, and classifying into a single, compact unit, the Witte 400 removes residual moisture that...

  • 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...

  • Floor-Level Cabinet Oven

    October 7, 2015

    The No. 900 is a gas-heated 350°F floor-level cabinet oven that is currently used for drying polycarbonate plastics. Workspace dimensions are 36 in. wide x 36 in. deep x 60 in. high, and 100,000 BTU/hr is installed in a modulating natural gas burner. The oven has 4-in. insulated walls, and a...