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  • How Do Temperature and Time Affect Material Flowability?

    There are several reasons why your material does not flow reliably. I hope this article helps to shed light on two of the major influences on material flowability. Typically, there are four environmental conditions the can have an effect on your particular solid’s flow properties. They are...

  • Donaldson Introduces Plug-and-Play Dust Collector

    Donaldson Company Inc. introduces the Packaged Downflo Evolution (DFEP) dust collector, a complete system for collecting industrial dust and fumes. The system includes a Downflo Evolution dust collector from Donaldson Torit, preassembled and shipped with integrated electrical controls, motors...

  • Gravimetric Feeders: The Achilles' Heel of Continuous Manufacturing

    Gravimetric feeders are frequently used in continuous manufacturing processes. A gravimetric feeder relies on a control system that adjusts the speed of the feeder based on loss-in-weight measurements. Since the controller is unable to discern the discharge rate when its hopper is being filled with...

  • Honeywell AR/VR Simulator Trains Workforce, Closes Skills Gap

    Honeywell announces a cloud-based simulation tool that uses a combination of augmented reality (AR) and virtual reality (VR) to train plant personnel on critical industrial work activities. With as much as 50 percent of industrial plant personnel due to retire within the next five years, the...

  • High-Volume, Compact Silo Cascade Mixer

    Ajax Equipment announces a new type of silo cascade mixer, enabling batch powder processing in squat, square mixing containers in place of tall conventional conical hoppers, for plants where space is limited. The mixer combines mass flow and intake recycling screw technology that minimizes...

  • Harsh Environment Moisture Analyzer

    The design of the new NIR-6300 IP67 harsh environment moisture analyzer bolsters the strengths of the original model and incorporates new features. Its #316 stainless steel enclosure features an IP67 ingress protection rating that protects it from the adverse effects of rigorous wash-downs and even...

  • Free Webinar: Critical Tips to Avoid a Dangerous Dust Flash Fire/Explosion

    On March 8, 2018 at 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific, Eric Maynard, senior consultant and director of education at Jenike & Johanson, will present "Five Critical Tips to Avoid a Dangerous Dust Flash Fire or Explosion," as part of Powder & Bulk Solids' DryPro free webinar series. In...

  • Octagonal-Shaped Bag

    Bulk Lift recently introduced the Stack-Pac M-Series FIBC, an octagonal-shaped bag designed to reduce bulk bag bloat, which can lead to damage and subsequent product loss, resulting in higher supply chain costs. Producing a straighter, more stable FIBC makes it easier to load, unload, and stack,...

  • Ross Introduces 500-Gal Multi-Shaft Mixer

    The Ross line of VersaMix multi-shaft mixers is ideal for processing medium- to high-viscosity applications up to several hundred thousand centipoise, including many slurries, pastes, gels, and suspensions. Pictured is a 500-gal Model VMC-500 VersaMix equipped with a custom combination of...

  • Krohne Unveils New Opticheck Flowmeter Verification Tool

    Krohne Inc. now offers the Opticheck flowmeter verification tool, providing in-situ verification for mass and other flowmeters. It enables operators to perform preventive maintenance and responsive service to ensure that installed flowmeters are performing to specification. When the Opticheck...

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