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  • New Blender & Tank Drying Equipment Reduces Wait Times

    July 24, 2017

    JetAir Technologies announces the launch of the PharmaDry, a portable system engineered to dry large blenders and tanks in 30 minutes or less. “When we learned the pharmaceutical industry was spending hours – even days – letting blenders air dry, we knew we could help,...

  • Ribbon Blenders for Specialty Applications

    May 23, 2017

    Allowing a full range of customizations, Ross Ribbon blenders offer practical solutions for specialty and demanding applications. These blenders are used for mixing powders, granules, and other dry solids, as well as wet applications including suspensions, slurries, and pastes. Provisions for...

  • Single-Pot Process

    May 18, 2017

    Mixing, granulating, coating, drying, heating, and cooling can all be performed in this single unit that was developed for the food industry. This machine was designed and built for a producer in the food industry, Intended for use in R&D, the machine had to be as compact and as...


  • CrossMix High-Efficiency Fluidizing Mixer Introduced

    April 25, 2017

    The CrossMix is a high-efficiency fluidizing mixer capable of blending solids in as little as seven seconds. Compared to a typical 15-minute mix cycle for a ribbon blender, a much smaller CrossMix can be used in its place. The twin-paddle design gently lifts and fluidizes solids in a weightless...

  • Predicting Blending Behavior through Dynamic Powder Characterization

    April 20, 2017

    In industries as diverse as cosmetics, pharmaceuticals, food production, and metal powder processing, homogeneity is crucial to the quality of a finished product. Whether it is the mechanical properties of a sintered metal component, the uniform dispersion of an active ingredient in a drug, or...

  • Planetary Dispersers with PLC Recipe Controls

    April 19, 2017

    Ross PowerMix planetary dispersers with PLC recipe controls deliver excellent batch-to-batch consistency in the mixing of high-solids, high-viscosity applications. Two independently-driven agitators – a high-speed sawtooth disperser and a low-speed planetary stirrer – make the PowerMix...

  • Smico Companies Hires Fergus Keane

    April 18, 2017

    Erick Heald, owner of Smico Companies, Smico Screens, Symons Screens, and A & J Mixing Co, one of the largest equipment manufacturers in North America, announces that Fergus Keane has joined the company as vice president of sales and marketing. In this position, Fergus will work with...

  • Continuous Gravimetric Feeding and Blending System

    April 17, 2017

    The C-Multy is a modular multi-component continuous gravimetric feeding and blending system that is used for hard-to-flow or free-flowing powders, granules, pellets, and flakes. The C-Multy is completely customizable by combining 2-8 single feeders manufactured on the frame. Feeder choices...

  • Powder Show Toronto Only Four Weeks Away

    April 17, 2017

    Powder & Bulk Solids Toronto, the Canadian resource for process manufacturers to find the latest solutions to help increase production efficiencies, cut cost, eliminate waste, and ensure product consistency, will take place May 16-18, 2017 at the Toronto Congress Center in Toronto, Ontario,...