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  • Kistler Sensors Offers Silo Remote Monitoring/Control from Smartphones

    April 3, 2012

    Kistler Sensors Inc. has expanded its vision of “data anywhere, anytime” for operators, owners, and managers of silo and tank facilities by releasing its Android-based remote control and monitoring application, Kistler Connexion. The application communicates with the electronics in the...

  • BinMaster 3DLevelScanner Receives Canadian FM Approvals

    March 27, 2012

    BinMaster Level Controls’ 3DLevelScanner has received FM approval to Canadian standards (cFMus), which allows installation in potentially explosive environments. The 3DLevelScanner is listed for FM Approval to Class I, II Division 1, Groups C, D, E, F, and G. It meets Canadian standards CAN/...

  • Metal, Plastic, and Hybrid Containers

    March 21, 2012

    BWAY offers more than 270 metal, plastic, and hybrid containers. Each is recyclable. Steel and tinplate containers, which include paint cans, aerosol cans, pour-top cans, F-style containers, and open- and tight-head pails, are made with at least 25% recycled content. Steel containers are 100%...

  • Mini-Fluidizer Promotes Flow in Pipes, Chambers

    March 13, 2012

    Solimar Pneumatics has added a version of its disk-type fluidizer. The 2-in. diam Mini Disk fits in pipes, chambers, chutes, and small hoppers with curvatures as small as 4 in. In all applications, this fluidizer prevents bridging, ratholing, and material hang-ups. The aeration of the disk...

  • Bin Activating Discharger/Feeder Produces Controlled Gyratoty Motion

    February 29, 2012

    The GYRO EX bin activating discharger/feeder produces a controlled gyratory motion to positively withdraw granular materials from bins, storage silos, and hoppers at any desired feed rate for a consistent and reliable discharge. It uses a radial force to create a uniform circular motion on both the...

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  • MultiBob Inventory Management System Provides Average Bin Level

    BinMaster’s MultiBob inventory management system provides an average bin level from measurements taken by two up to 32 SmartBob2 or SmartBob TS-1 sensors installed on the top of a single bin, tank, silo, or flat storage warehouse containing powders, granules, or bulk solid materials. The...

  • 3DLevelScanner Designed for Storage Silos Containing Challenging Materials

    BinMaster’s 3DLevelScanner is designed for use in storage silos containing challenging materials such as clinker, alumina, and fly ash. This new model of the 3DLevelScanner has an operating temperature range of up to 250°F to accommodate higher temperatures that may be present when...

  • Aumund-Group Awarded Limestone Storage Facility Rebuild Project

    Cimento Itambé has awarded Aumund do Brasil and Schade Lagertechnik GmbH a contract for the rebuilding of a limestone storage facility. Apart from the refurbishment of an existing scraper reclaimer, the supply of a new bridge reclaimer forms part of the scope of supply that is scheduled to...

  • Flo-Pad Bin Aeration Device

    The Flo-Pad bin aeration device is used to maintain the flow of dry bulk powders and granular solids in storage vessels. The main features of Flo-Pad include no moving parts, no filters to change, and no loud damaging vibration. The Flo-Pad uses multiple neoprene booted Evasser aerators mounted on...