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  • Architect Selected for Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center

    January 2, 2014

    Salina-based Jones Gillam Renz Architects Inc. has been selected to design the new Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center in Salina. Construction is expected to start in 2014 and be completed in 2016. The Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center will be a 12,768-sq-...

  • FlexWall Plus Feeder

    December 20, 2013

    The FlexWall Plus feeder accurately meters virtually all bulk ingredients and fibers. The multi-angled, trapezoid-shaped polyurethane hopper combined with angular paddle movement, ensures the flow through the feeder is uniform (true mass flow) and fills the screw efficiently. It promotes highly...

  • Micro-Batch Feeders

    December 16, 2013

    WAM supplies a complete range of specialized micro-batch feeders for powder and granular materials. With the aim of maximizing flexibility, precision, and efficiency of the operation, these feeders are specifically designed both for continuous and batch feeding processes. In their basic version the...

  • Screw Feeder Meets 3-A Sanitary Standard

    December 5, 2013

    The PPS Volumetric Screw Feeder (VSF) and Volumetric Screw Feeder with Overflight (VSFO) serve the sanitary bulk material handling industry as a medium- to high-capacity screw feeder that meets 3-A sanitary standard 81-00. Auger diameters range from 4 to 10 in., while lengths for almost any...

  • Syntron Material Handling

  • Colortronic North America Merges with AEC

    November 19, 2013

    ACS Group announces that as of November 1, 2013, the Colortronic North America brand is being absorbed by the AEC brand of auxiliary equipment. Colortronic North America has a strong market presence in blending and feeding equipment, but is not well known in the remainder of the auxiliary equipment...

  • Vacuum Feeder System

    November 6, 2013

    Hapman’s new vac/feeder/eductor system is a simple solution to moving material and automatically turning it into slurry. This system can be portable and moved to different areas of your facility, or transported off-site to other locations as needed. A vacuum wand is inserted into the tote or...

  • Handling Carbon Black and Titanium Dioxide

    November 6, 2013

    Carbon black and titanium dioxide (TiO2) are two of the most difficult powders to handle in bins, hoppers, and feeders. You may conclude that, as the title of this article indicates, designing a handling system for these "nasty" materials is not black and white. If you are not familiar...

  • Thomas & Muller Systems Ltd.

  • In-Line Weigh Feeder Modules

    October 14, 2013

    The Model 270 weigh feeders offer processors an economical and precise method for accurately metering dry solid ingredients at moderate to high rates in a compact, “in-line” vertical configuration, at feed rates from 50 to 7355 cu ft/hr. With its compact design, small footprint, and...