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  • Piab Acquires Kenos, Grips New Market

    July 7, 2016

    Piab has acquired Italian-based Kenos, a leading company in the market of large area vacuum grippers. Kenos designs and manufactures gripping systems used in various applications e.g. packaging, wood, food, etc. Piab and Kenos have complementary product offerings and the combination will...

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  • Liner Filler Developed for Fast Loading

    June 30, 2016

    Van Beek developed the Liner Filler for fast loading of bulk goods into 20-ft containers. This screw conveyor, also called a container filling screw, is fast: a container liner is 85% full in less than half an hour! Ideal for bulk transport Fitted with a liner (a sort of big bag that lines...

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  • Sanitary Dispensing Container Unveiled

    June 30, 2016

    MODRoto has unveiled its Powder-Saver dry hopper container in a sanitary design. Rotationally molded from FDA/USDA-approved polyethylene and fitted with a stainless steel, dust-tight slide gate, the sanitary, plastic container enables chemical, pharmaceutical, food, beverage, and other processors...

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  • Ahrma Launches Smart Pallet

    June 29, 2016

    Ahrma combines new innovative materials with The Internet of Things, using state-of-the-art intelligence, and well-managed pool and rental services, creating optimal supply chain control, lower supply chain costs, and proven sustainability benefits.   “The pallet industry hasn’...

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  • Technology Replaces Manual Sorting of PET, PVC Flakes

    June 28, 2016

    PT. Rejeki Adigraha is a plastics recycling company in Indonesia that primarily specializes in the recycling of PET and PVC materials. The company is headquartered in Jababeka Industrial Area – the largest industrial area in Southeast Asia. With about 150 employees, the company reaches a...

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  • New Bulk Bag Lifting Frame with Adjustable Arms

    June 23, 2016

    Flexicon Corp. has introduced a new bulk bag lifting frame with telescoping arms that accommodates bulk bags produced in an increasing range of sizes.      The lifting frame is optional on all BFC models of Flexicon's Bulk-Out discharger line, and available for up to 2.2-tn...

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  • Borgward Group AG Concludes Strategic Partnership with KUKA

    June 23, 2016

    Borgward Group AG has formed a long-term strategic partnership with the Augsburg-based company KUKA Roboter AG, the world's leading supplier of robotic systems. "The cooperation with Industry 4.0 pioneer KUKA is another milestone for Borgward in its endeavor to create a state-of-the-...

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  • New Packaging Lines for Plastic Compound Producer

    June 22, 2016

    Based on many years of cooperation between SABIC and Coperion in plastic compounding – specifically material handling and extrusion – SABIC has decided to install six Coperion packaging lines and a common palletizing island at its plant in Pontirolo, Italy.     SABIC Italy...

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  • Patented Drum Massager

    June 20, 2016

    The drum massager is a patented solution to discharge stored product in fiber or plastic drums and corrugated boxes. It breaks up a wide range of difficult products such as sodium chloride, potassium chloride (KCL, calcium chloride, and metformin). The massaging action is performed by two pairs of...

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  • HEMCO Corporation

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