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  • DEM Solutions Launches EDEM eLearning Portal

    DEM Solutions announces the launch of its EDEM eLearning portal – a key platform to support training and development for engineers and students in the field of Discrete Element Method (DEM) simulation. EDEM eLearning offers a range of online video courses developed by the DEM Solutions...

  • Vortex Announces Representation in Nigeria

    Vortex announces the appointment of Teelad Investments Ltd as its exclusive agent in Nigeria, Ghana, Sierra Leone, Ivory Coast, and the Benin Republic. Nigeria is considered an economic powerhouse on the African continent and is the business hub for many of Vortex's multinational clients...

  • Deaths of Four Workers Prompts Deeper Look at DuPont

    In November 2014, a worker was overcome at a DuPont chemical manufacturing facility when a supply line unexpectedly released more than 20,000 lb of methyl mercaptan, a deadly chemical. Three co-workers came to the worker’s aid in an attempted rescue, but all four were asphyxiated fatally by...

  • ISO 9001 Final Draft Vote Begins

    Management system standard ISO 9001 has reached the final stage of the revision process. ISO member countries have two months to form a national position and vote on the latest draft of the standard before the September 9 deadline. A vote on an earlier draft (Draft International Standard...

  • Dust Collection Sample Testing Program

    Aerodyne Environmental, a manufacturer of industrial dust collectors and material handling valves, offers a series of dust collection testing programs for its GPC dust collector cyclone.   The program was designed to help customers diagnose problems in their current dust collection systems...

  • Conveyor Equipment Orders up Almost 18%

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its May 2015 booked orders increased 17.8% when compared to May 2014 orders. May 2015 booked orders when compared to April 2015 booked orders were up 11.6%. May booked orders were down 5.5% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up...

  • Vecoplan Awarded Feedstock Processing System Contract

    Vecoplan LLC has executed a fixed-price contract with Fulcrum BioEnergy Inc. to design, engineer, install, and commission a state-of-the-art municipal solid waste (MSW) feedstock processing system for Fulcrum’s Sierra BioFuels Plant. Fulcrum has developed a reliable and efficient process...

  • Barry Joins Vecoplan LLC

    Effective August 1, 2015, Ray Barry will join Vecoplan LLC as sales manager – Mobile, Document Destruction & Paper Recycling Div. Formerly deputy executive director for the National Association for Information Destruction (NAID), Barry has also served as dean of shred school and...

  • Inside the Bulk Solids Innovation Center - Installation and Introduction

    Last month, Powder & Bulk Solids toured the Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center located in Salina, KS. As part of the open house in June, Kansas State University provided a walking tour map along with a detailed list of materials and equipment provided to the center. More...

  • Inside the Bulk Solids Innovation Center - Second Floor

    The second floor of the Kansas State University Bulk Solids Innovation Center is intended for education and training with room for laboratory and office space. The second floor also overlooks the full-scale test lab section of the floor so students and others can view the process equipment in...