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  • 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...

  • Growth Anticipated in Automated Material Handling Market

    July 28, 2016

    A new report posits that the global market for automated material handling and storage systems is expected to reach $41.56 billion by 2020 from an estimated value of $20.69 billion in 2015, research firm WiseGuyReports announced Thursday. With an estimated compound annual growth rate (CAGR) of 12....

  • AGI Acquires Equipment Maker Mitchell Mill Systems

    July 18, 2016

    Ag Growth International announced the acquisition of Mitchell Mill Systems Canada Ltd., a producer of material handling equipment, and its US affiliate Mitchell Mill Systems USA in a press release Monday. “The acquisition of Mitchell expands AGI’s commercial business into eastern...

  • 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...

  • Railside Car Shaker Improves Loading, Unloading

    July 8, 2016

    The NAVCO railside car shaker is designed to apply vibration to railcars in order to improve the loading and unloading process. The dual cylinder design update allows for greater holding force, even with limited plant air pressure. The next generation railside car shaker has better force output and...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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...

  • 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’...

  • 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...