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  • CEMA August Booked Orders up 43.5% over 2011

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its August 2012 booked orders increased 43.5% when compared to August 2011 orders. When compared to July 2012 booked orders, August 2012 booked orders were up 11.2%. August booked orders were down 8.9% for Bulk Handling...

  • Freeman Appoints Asia Pacific GM, Confirms Distribution Agreement in China

    Powder characterization company Freeman Technology (Tewkesbury, UK) has announced significant expansion into Asia with the appointment of Dr. Nishil Malde as general manager for Asia Pacific, and the extension of its distribution agreement with Asia specialists DKSH, to now include China....

  • Heumann Environmental appoints Mallard, CAT

    Heumann Environmental Co., which custom designs and manufactures specialized separation equipment for industrial processing and pollution control applications, has hired technical sales agents to represent its products and services in Michigan and Ohio.   The firms are Mallard Equipment...

  • BetaPak Pty Ltd to Rep Spee-Dee Packaging

    James P. Navin, president of Spee-Dee Packaging Machinery Inc., announced that the company has formed a sales agreement with BetaPak Pty Ltd based in Melbourne, Australia. The company will represent Spee-Dee’s product line and provide ongoing service to corporations within the Asia Pacific...

  • Eriez Offers X-Ray Inspection Systems Online Testing

    Eriez announces the availability of online material testing to demonstrate the performance of its new line-up of next generation x-ray technology. Participants can virtually attend materials tests online via a password-protected website. Ray Spurgeon, Eriez’ product manager-x-ray...

  • Matcon Grabs Two PPMA Awards

    Matcon won two PPMA Group Industry Awards at a gala dinner event held on the opening night of the recent Processing & Packaging Machinery Association Show in Birmingham. Entries were judged by a fully independent panel of industry specialists, and Matcon was a finalist in four categories....

  • Guttridge Supplies Suite of Conveying Equipment to Lafarge Barnstone Works

    Guttridge Ltd, a leading manufacturer of materials handling solutions, has supplied a suite of conveying equipment to the Lafarge Barnstone Works, Nottinghamshire UK, for feed and product transport through a new aggregate blending unit. Specified to ensure maximum reliability for highly abrasive...

  • FDA’s McNally to Speak at ISPE Process Validation Conference

    The FDA’s Grace McNally will speak at the ISPE Process Validation Conference, taking place at the Sheraton Silver Spring Hotel in Silver Spring, MD, October 17–18. McNally will speak about the FDA view of lifecycle approach implementation status and its application to legacy...

  • Schneider Packaging Acquires S&R Machinery

    Schneider Packaging Equipment Company, Inc., specializing in end-of-line solutions for case packing and palletizing needs, has acquired the assets of S&R Machinery. S&R Machinery is a premier supplier of both random and uniform case sealers. Based in Olyphant, PA, S&R Machinery has...

  • Freeman Technology Co-Sponsoring Pharmaceutical Course

    Freeman Technology is joining Gericke, Glatt, and K-Tron to sponsor a three-day course, organized by Mixing Consultants Inc., designed for pharmaceutical manufacturing professionals. Featuring a completely new program delivered by academic experts from Rutgers University and recognized...