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  • New Bag Compactor Cheaply Disposes of Empty Bags

    January 26, 2016

    Production companies often use raw materials in bags in their processes. If a company does not incorporate the handling of the emptied bags into the process, the empty bags threaten the progress, safety, and appearance of the plant. Van Beek has designed the bag compactor so that the empty bags can...

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  • Flexible Form, Fill, and Seal Machine

    January 26, 2016

    The Hamer Model 2090 is a flexible industrial form, fill, and seal machine that is designed and built for demanding packaging applications, such as minerals, chemicals, fertilizers, and other free-flowing products. This machine offers numerous bag options and machine configurations to...

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  • Sterling Systems and Controls, Inc.

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  • Pet Food Manufacturer Doubles Production Capacity

    January 19, 2016

    With an exclusive focus on co-packing, a dry pet food manufacturer opened a new state-of-the-art manufacturing facility in 2012 (SQF Level III). The company’s 2015 strategy was to double their production capacity from 150,000 to 300,000 tons of dry pet food per year, while maintaining high a...

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  • Vibratory Tables Available in Flat or Grid Deck

    January 14, 2016

    BPS vibratory tables are available in a complete line of air- or electric-powered models with load capacities to 10 tons. These versatile vibratory tables are used for settling product contents in drums, bulk bags, portable bins, bulk boxes, gaylords, lever packs, concrete, foundries, and moulds...

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  • Alternative Fuels for Cement and Lime Plants

    January 14, 2016

    Cement manufacturing is particularly energy-intensive. In order to reduce the use of expensive primary fuels like coal and oil, cement plant operators focus increasingly on alternative fuels and raw materials (AFR). The use is generally focused on the fuels. The manufacturing process, the end...

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  • Bulk Bag Unloader Optimizes Dust-Free Material Flow

    January 8, 2016

    Volkmann Inc. now offers an improved version of its bulk bag unloading station, the BBU2, built to the same quality standards as its vacuum conveying systems. The unit optimizes dust-free material flow from the bag to the vacuum conveyor and downstream processes using advanced features to tailor...

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  • Hamer, Fischbein Merge, Form Bagging Powerhouse

    January 8, 2016

    Hamer and Fischbein Americas, both companies with a stronghold in the industrial bagging and bag-closing equipment industries, will combine operations to further enhance their ability to offer highly engineered, yet competitively priced, packaging equipment solutions to their customers. The...

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  • Tamper-Evident Bander Provides Zero Downtime

    December 21, 2015

    The R-600 tamper evident shrink bander applies heat shrinkable neck bands to the closures of food and beverage containers. It provides neck banding at speeds of 400 to over 1000 cpm. Engineered for 24/7 performance, with continuous material web flow that cuts without pausing the web, R-600 shrink...

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  • Orbital Stretch-Wrappers Secure Bulk Bags to Pallets

    December 21, 2015

    TAB Wrapper Tornado orbital stretch-wrapping machines wrap plastic stretch film 360 degrees around and under an entire palletized load - including the pallet – to create a single, secure load that keeps bulk bags in place without sliding, shifting, or falling off the pallet during lifting,...

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