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  • Tank Connection to Become an ESOP

    April 14, 2015

    Tank Connection (TC) announced it will become an ESOP (employee stock ownership plan) in April. “We have been working on this employee opportunity for some time,” said founding partner and company president, Bill Neighbors. “In our business, we are driven by dedicated...

  • Hopper Retrofits Save Money

    March 30, 2015

    Many companies are resorting to retrofitting their existing equipment as opposed to buying new equipment. If an older silo has to be replaced or repaired, or perhaps major flow issues are common, those required to make the decision have many considerations. The economy plays a major role in any...

  • Chubb Engineering Names Sheddrick VP

    March 18, 2015

    Kevin Sheddrick, P.E., has joined Chubb Engineering LLC as vice president.   Sheddrick was graduated in 1991 with a Bachelor of Science from Pittsburg State University in Pittsburg, KS. He has held key engineering and management positions with several tank manufacturers, including Maloney...

  • Vibrator Mount is Versatile, Weld-Free

    March 13, 2015

    Vibco’s Stik-It versatile, weld-free vibrator mounting solution has no bolts and no welding. It mounts to any smooth nonporous surface in seconds. Users can place and remove vibrators in seconds. The exclusive Stik-It mount creates positive suction with a steady air miser. Mounts can be used...

  • Close Named Ag Growth President

    March 6, 2015

    Winnipeg-based Ag Growth International Inc. appointed Tim Close president this week. He began with Ag Growth in 2012, and recently served as senior vice president of strategic development. Close has been involved in acquisitions of companies such as Westeel and Rem Grin and is played a strategic...

  • Pneumat Systems Launches New Website

    March 5, 2015

    Minnesota-based Pneumat Systems has launched a new website to feature its bulk material handling systems equipment. Some of the features of the site include an interactive menu system to guide users through applications and industries, or users can search for a particular product. The site also...

  • QuickBolt Towers and Catwalks

    March 2, 2015

    QuickBolt towers and catwalks enable dealers and contractors to reduce installation time so they can meet customer needs and complete projects faster, even those requiring customization. Compared to current industry designs, these use fewer pieces and incorporate simplified connections to...

  • Aplus Finetek Sensor, Inc.

  • Dry Solids Processing Equipment and Services

    February 12, 2015

    Metalfab Inc., an industry-leading designer and manufacturer of dry solids processing equipment, integrated systems and subsystems, specialty fabrication and related services, offers a new brochure that provides an overview of the company’s extensive line of products and services available to...

  • Fire Destroys $750,000 Worth of Peanuts

    February 9, 2015

    A fire broke out early Tuesday morning at the GFA Peanut Co. processing plant in south Georgia that destroyed 900 tons of peanuts in a storage silo that were worth an estimated $750,000. No injuries were reported. The blaze collapsed the roof of the storage silo. Firefighters used a remote-...