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  • Mechanical Quality Assessment of Compacts Using Powder Properties

    June 1, 2015

    Compaction is often employed as a terminal process for manufacturing consumer goods, and it has direct effects on the quality of final products. Mechanical properties of compacts are especially important in post-production processes such as packaging, transportation, and end-use by consumers. For...

  • New Tablet Presses Offer Higher Yields, Flexible Design

    June 1, 2015

    Bosch Packaging Technology offers a new range of Manesty TPR tablet presses that includes the TPR 200 for small to medium batches and the TPR 700 for high-production volumes. Designed to improve overall equipment effectiveness, all three machines offer an integrated die option, a modular...

  • Tire Char Pelletization

    April 7, 2015

    Mars Mineral, a leader in the design and production of agitation pelletizing equipment and systems, is now providing solutions to companies that transform scrap tires into high-quality carbon black feedstock powder through pyrolysis. Mars Mineral pelletizing equipment converts recovered carbon...

  • Prater Industries Launches New Website, Logo, Brand Identity

    March 23, 2015

    Prater Industries, a global leader in particle processing equipment, has officially launched a new website and corporate identity.   “The new website and brand update are an outward reflection of the company’s internal focus on continuous improvement,” said Pete Hinzy,...

  • New Guidance on Using Automated Imaging for Agglomerate Detection

    November 17, 2014

    Malvern Instruments has released new guidance on using automated image analysis to detect and quantify agglomerates. The ability of uncontrolled agglomeration to substantially impact the performance and value of powder products makes efficient agglomerate detection vital across a number of...

  • Andritz Rolls out OEM Option Wireless Heat Sensor for Pelletizers

    September 30, 2014

    Andritz Inc. and SST Wireless Inc. are collaborating to produce a customized version of SST’s wireless heat sensor technology for deployment on Andritz’s wood pelletizers as an OEM option. The system will include SST’s high-temperature sensors that are installed directly on...

  • Craig Vaughan Named GM of Mars Mineral

    September 17, 2014

    Craig Vaughan, a senior executive with an extensive technical background, has been hired as general manager of Mars Mineral, a leader in the design and production of agitation pelletizing equipment and systems. Vaughan is responsible for the company’s business operations and for the...

  • Ludman Industries Names VP Sales & Marketing

    August 12, 2014

    Ludman Industries, a Milwaukee-based leader in total process solutions technology, announces the addition of Mark Ferge to its executive team in the position of vice president of sales and marketing. Ferge brings strong marketing and sales skills and a high level of technical knowledge, as...

  • Ludman Industries Enhances Engineering & Sales Team

    April 3, 2014

    Ludman Industries, based in Milwaukee, has added two key personnel to its engineering and sales teams, Eric Niemi and John Obligato. Niemi will be a senior mechanical engineer. He will be the lead for the engineering and drafting team in charge of project management and compactor design from...

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