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  • Should My Material Be Tested On-Site?

    In the past, we have discussed flow properties testing and the need for this type work to ensure reliable bin and hopper flow. The Jenike Shear Tester is a device that is recognized as the standard for testing bulk solids by ASTM (D-6128-97) in the U.S. and in Europe, and the test procedure is well...

  • Conveyor Distributes Bulk Commodities into Dozens of Bulk Storage Bins

    This conveyor is designed to distribute bulk commodities into dozens of bulk storage bins with staggered inlet openings. Material is received from a bucket elevator, conveyed along the length of the central conveyor, and then elevated and discharged through a tripper and onto a cross belt conveyor...

  • Spherical Pipeline Magnetic Separator

    The Magnattack spherical pipeline separator houses a high-intensity magnetic element with flux strengths ranging from 10,000 to more than 12,000 gauss in larger models. The design effectively removes ferrous metal and work-hardened stainless steel. The housing is easily installed with tri-clamp...

  • Automated Bulk Bag Filling System Streamlines Peanut Processing

    Golden Grove founder Lee Swinson, a peanut farmer in Eastern North Carolina, sells his Carolina/Virginia-style peanuts to wholesalers around the world. While some peanuts are made into candy and some are roasted, packaged and sold to retailers, the majority of the 10,000-ton harvest is left raw and...

  • Slope’s Effect on Accurate Weighing

    Customers often have concerns that their floor isn’t level and questions as to what affect that will have on their weight readings. The scale is designed with the assumption that the load will be parallel to the direction of gravity and perpendicular to the weighing platform; meaning, there...

  • Integrated Bin Filling Hopper for Tablet Dedusters

    Pharma Technology Inc. introduces an integrated bin filling hopper for its PharmaFlex family of tablet dedusters. The hoppers, which come in sizes of 50 or 100 l, allow for the accumulation of tablets until in-process weight, thickness, and hardness control checks have been completed. These hoppers...

  • Kansas State, Partners Break Ground on Bulk Solids Innovation Center

    After five years of discussions, planning, and proposals, the Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center is ready for construction following a groundbreaking ceremony on July 10.   "The Bulk Solids Innovation Center is a prime example of how Kansas State University...

  • Bulk Material Mixing Systems Achieve Homogeneous Blend

    Ranging from 30 to more than 1300 cu ft, Ensign’s high-capacity mixing systems provide an efficient and cost-effective method of mixing products to achieve a homogeneous blend. Products can be introduced by bin, dumper, screw conveyor, or pneumatically. After the mixing process is complete...

  • Metal Detectors Improve Coffee Quality

    Al-Yemeni Cafe, a Cairo-based Egyptian company, is a leading producer of ground Turkish coffee. Operating from its own 10,000-sq-m factory since 1940, Al-Yemeni Cafe employs the latest state-of-the-art machinery to improve product quality and ensure customer satisfaction. The plant complies with...

  • Online Chemical Mapping Provides Easy Chemical Inventory Management

    MSDSonline, an innovator of sustainable cloud-based EHS solutions, announces an advancement in chemical inventory management with the launch of its new chemical mapping feature. Automatically available to subscribers of MSDSonline's advanced chemical management solutions, the feature gives...

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