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  • Action Unloaders Receives ATEX Certification

    September 11, 2009

    Tank Connection d/b/a Action Unloaders has announced that its full line of Planetaire unloaders has received ATEX Certification, which allows them to operate in hazardous Zones 20, 21, and 22. “This is a significant accomplishment for Action Unloaders,” said John Farris, director of...

  • Monitor Technologies Introduces Florida Industrial Supply as New Rep

    September 8, 2009

    Monitor Technologies LLC has introduced Florida Industrial Supply (FIS) as its new sales representative group for the state of Florida. FIS provides bulk storage material handling systems throughout the Florida area and has many years of experience in engineering/system sales for the food,...

  • Imperial Industries Completed ASME Audit

    August 14, 2009

    Imperial Industries Inc. has successfully completed the ASME Audit performed by members of ASME, the National Board, and Hartford Steam Boiler. As a result of this audit, Imperial has been issued a “U” stamp for fabrication of pressure vessels per ASME Section VIII, Division 1 and...

  • Solving Segregation Problems

    May 26, 2009

    Kerry Johanson, PhD Dr. Kerry Johanson Segregation is a key issue affecting handling systems today. It is responsible for significant production loss, including downtime, in...

  • Tank Connection Affiliate Group Expands Internationally

    May 22, 2009

    The Tank Connection Affiliate Group has opened new sales offices in four countries: Tank Connection Canada, Brantford, ON; Tank Connection Mexico in Monterrey, Mexico; Tank Connection International in Singapore and New Zealand. TC Affiliates is an integrated family of companies that specialize...

  • Hazardous Material Storage Building Web Site Launched

    May 14, 2009

    Recognizing that hazardous material containment and storage needs are driven by safe handling practices, code compliance, and supply chain needs, Safety Storage Inc. has launched a new Web site, www.SafetyStorage.com, that enables visitors to easily locate industry-specific Haz Mat storage and...

  • Laidig Systems Hosts Manufacturing Plant Open House

    May 11, 2009

    About 250 people toured the manufacturing facilities of Laidig Systems Inc. in Mishawaka, Indiana, during a three-day open house May 4-6. The focus of the open house was a new blast-cleaning and powder-coat painting system for large steel components. As one of the largest such systems in the U.S...

  • Large Tank Washers

    May 5, 2009

    TankJet 4 tank washers provide high-impact cleaning of tanks up to 98 ft. They provide consistent impact over the entire pressure range to ensure superior cleaning. They are equipped with special nozzles that minimize turbulence and improve stream integrity for increased impact and greater cleaning...

  • Drive-Through Silos Ideal for Chemical-Grade Limestone

    April 21, 2009

    The drive-through design was key for Franklin Industrial Minerals to move product efficiently. The silos built by Columbian TecTank included truck and rail load-out systems that ship up to 500 tn/day...

  • Optimizing the Lifetime Cost of Hoppers

    April 21, 2009

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