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  • New Spare Parts Kits for Compact Vibratory Feeders

    October 25, 2016

    Eriez now offers spare parts kits for various light- and medium-duty vibratory feeders utilized in an array of processing applications. The company stocks these kits for immediate shipping, enabling customers to quickly and easily rebuild an applicable compact vibratory feeder in a shutdown or...

  • Continuous Manufacturing Modules for Solid Oral Doses

    October 21, 2016

    Gericke continuous manufacturing modules combine high-precision loss-in-weight feeders with a compact mixer and integrated PAT solutions to meet today’s “lean manufacturing” challenges for solid dose pharmaceuticals. The feeders and mixers meet GMP design requirements for...

  • Vibra Screw Expands Feeder, Conveyor Lines through Agreement

    October 6, 2016

    Vibra Screw Inc. has expanded its vibratory feeder and conveyor lines through an exclusive license agreement with Mavi Maquinas Vibratorias Ltda, Brazil.   The agreement, covering North America, gives Vibra Screw access to Mavi's 50 years of experience, which has made them the largest...

  • Ajax Improves Phosphate Powder Flow at Bradley Pulverizer

    September 13, 2016

    Solids handling specialist, Ajax Equipment, has supplied mineral processing equipment company, Bradley Pulverizer, with a twin screw feeder for handling phosphate at an Egyptian processing plant. In addition, Ajax has supplied designs for a hopper and flow insert to prevent ‘rathole’...

  • Jenike & Johanson Turns 50

    August 3, 2016

    August 3, 2016 is the 50th anniversary of the founding of Jenike & Johanson. Fifty years ago today, Dr. Jerry Johanson resigned from his job at US Steel’s applied research laboratory in Monroeville, PA and joined Dr. Andrew Jenike, his thesis advisor from the University of Utah, to...

  • Weighbelt Feeder for Sanitary Processes

    August 2, 2016

    The Multidos open-frame weighbelt feeder is designed specifically for sanitary food, pet food, and pharmaceutical processes. Features include: tool-less, rapid belt removal for frequent cleaning cycles; an IP69K stainless steel load cell manufactured to withstand high pressure spray; a shaft-...

  • General Kinematics Opens New Office in India

    August 1, 2016

    General Kinematics (GK), a manufacturer of custom-engineered vibratory process equipment, announced a new company in Bangalore this week. Located in India for eight years, this new company space for General Kinematics India provides the firm with increased ability to meet the needs, at all...

  • Food-Grade Electromagnetic Vibratory Feeder for Washdown Environment

    July 19, 2016

    This stainless steel electromagnetic vibratory feeder processes food ingredients into luxury candy products. Based on the test results of several customer ingredients, the feeder design was customized to convey the materials more efficiently. The corresponding electromagnetic drive and Thyristor...

  • Advanced Uses for Weigh Belt Feeder Data

    July 18, 2016

    A weigh belt feeder is a device that can control the rate at which a bulk material is metered into a downstream process by weight rather than by volume.      A weigh belt feeder normally is equipped with a weight-sensing device such as a load cell, as well as a belt travel device...

  • Hapman Partners with Mavind

    July 13, 2016

    Hapman, a designer and manufacturer of tailored conveyors, bulk material handling equipment, and fully integrated systems for more than 70 years, announces a licensee partnership with Mavind Industria Mecanica LTDA, Belo Horizonte/MG, Brazil. Mavind has built strong business relationships in...