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  • Hapman Delivers Flexible Screw Conveyors in 48 Hours or Less

    Hapman, a manufacturer of comprehensive bulk material handling equipment, now offers an expanded Quick Ship program for its line of Helix flexible screw conveyors. “Bulk material handling processors often need to react quickly to changes in raw material blend, supply, or end product...

  • Parsum In-Line Particle Sizer Proves Its PAT Credentials at Ghent University

    The Parsum in-line particle sizing probe from Malvern Instruments is proving its value as a PAT instrument in granulation research being conducted at Ghent University in Belgium. Professor Thomas De Beer’s Process Analytical Technology (PAT) group at the university is successfully using the...

  • SOCMA Congratulates Gina McCarthy on EPA Administrator Nomination

    The Society of Chemical Manufacturers and Affiliates (SOCMA) congratulates Gina McCarthy on her nomination by President Obama as administrator of the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA). McCarthy has served as EPA’s assistant administrator for the Office of Air and Radiation since 2009...

  • Smico/Symons Screens Names Alan Odgers Vice President

    Smico/Symons Screens recently named Alan Odgers as vice president of the Oklahoma City-based manufacturer that specializes in custom vibratory screens, feeders, conveyors, and wear parts for the mining, aggregate, processing, milling, oil drilling, recycling, bulk handling, and food processing...

  • Leading Economic Indicator Suggests Consumer Confidence Strengthening; Notches Seventh Consecutive Monthly Gain

    The American Chemistry Council's (ACC) monthly Chemical Activity Barometer (CAB) continues to show a slowly expanding U.S. economy, increasing 0.6 percent over January on a three-month moving average (3MMA) basis. The year over year 3MMA showed a 2.9 percent gain over February 2012. The CAB is...

  • Vecoplan Promotes Jason Schultz to Client Support Manager

    Vecoplan LLC, a worldwide leader in size reduction technologies, has promoted Jason Schultz to the position of client support manager. In his new position, Schultz is the go-to-guy for all things service. Responsibilities of his new position include providing troubleshooting service, to...

  • Pharma Tech Industries to Manufacture Nasal Delivery System for NDA Submission

    Pharma Tech Industries (PTI), the largest pharmaceutical contract manufacturer and packager of powder products in the world, has been selected to handle filling, assembly, and packaging services for a migraine relief medication administered through an innovative new method: a breath-powered nasal...

  • GEAPS Announces New International Board Directors, Officers

    GEAPS International board of directors has three new members. GEAPS members nominated and voted on directors in an election that ended in January. The new board members were announced at GEAPS Annual Meeting at Exchange 2013 in Louisville, KY. Elected to terms as 2013-2016 International...

  • GEAPS Recognizes 25-Year Members

    The latest GEAPS Silver Pin honorees were announced February 26 during the General Session at Exchange 2013 in Louisville, KY. GEAPS membership committee chair Bill Jefferson recognized 28 members who have belonged to GEAPS for 25 consecutive years. These members have been a part of GEAPS since...

  • GEAPS Student Day Targets Next Generation at Exchange 2013

    Today’s college students are the grain industry’s next generation of workers. During Student Day at Exchange 2013, held Monday, February 25, 51 students and five faculty received a better understanding of the grain industry from a series of speakers. They also toured the expo hall to...