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  • Eriez Releases New Food Industry Brochure

    July 1, 2014

    This new brochure describes and illustrates the broad range of equipment Eriez offers for the food processing industry to protect product purity and improve material handling efficiency—from the moment ingredients enter the plant to the time the end product ships from the dock. The easy-...

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  • USDA-Approved Rotary Airlock Feeder

    July 1, 2014

    The USDA-Approved Klean-In-Place rotary airlock feeder is a special-purpose valve suited for dairy, pharmaceutical, food, baking, chemical, paint, and powder coating applications. The redesigned two slide bar offers stability, using linear bearings, and provides maximum support of the rotor while...

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  • Van Beek Supplies Custom-Built TwinFeeders to Hosokawa Micron

    June 25, 2014

    Van Beek recently supplied a state-of-the-art TwinFeeder to Hosokawa Micron in Doetinchem, The Netherlands. Hosokawa uses this type of TwinFeeder as a feed screw for its Drymeister (DMR) flash dryer. Because of the constantly changing designs that Hosokawa Micron needs, it remains a challenge for...

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  • Weighbelts for Metering Fragile Materials

    June 16, 2014

    For use in industries where precision weighing and metering of dry materials is required, the DEA stainless steel weighbelt feeders provide weight-controlled feeding, weight indication, and totalization for fragile materials like cereals, snack foods, kibble, and fruits. DEA weighbelt feeders are...

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  • Coperion to Consolidate North American Operations

    June 4, 2014

    Coperion GmbH, a subsidiary of Hillenbrand Inc., announced that it will realign and relocate its North American operations based in Ramsey, NJ to its other facilities located in Pitman, NJ, Wytheville, VA, and Houston. This realignment is being implemented over an 18-month period of time until...

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  • Vecoplan Names LaGoe Director of Project Management

    May 28, 2014

    Vecoplan LLC, a leading manufacturer of mechanical systems for processing waste and biomass, has named Mike LaGoe director of project management. LaGoe has worked as a manager in Vecoplan’s Project Engineering department since 2011, and brings 15 years of engineering management...

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  • A Perspective on the Powder Show

    May 20, 2014

    I have been attending the Powder Show in Rosemont, IL since 1978. This year's show was much more upbeat than years past, as the show seemed to have gotten somewhat stale. UBM and Powder & Bulk Solids have made significant improvements to the venue.     I had a busy day at...

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  • Free Bulk Material Handling Equipment Brochure Available

    May 14, 2014

    A new 12-page brochure from Best Process Solutions Inc. (BPS) describes the company’s vibratory bulk process equipment. Featured products include: industrial electric and air-powered vibrators; vibrating tables; vibratory feeders and conveyors; vibratory screeners; bulk bag dischargers; bulk...

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  • Free Plastics Processing Seminar

    May 14, 2014

    A free, one-day plastics processing seminar will be held June 5, 2014 at The Woodlands Waterway Marriott Hotel & Convention Center in Woodlands, TX. This seminar offers plastics processors detailed information on key topics in the plastics industry. The seminar is ideal for general...

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  • Acrison Offers Volumetric Feeder with Quick-Disconnect Features

    May 12, 2014

    Acrison’s Model 170-MI-5 volumetric feeder has been specifically designed to accurately meter a wide range of dry solid ingredients at feed rates as low as 0.0012 cu ft/hr. Designed with quick-disconnect features throughout, the entire feeder can be disassembled/reassembled in just minutes...

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