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  • Conveyor Equipment Orders up 23.6%

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its March 2013 booked orders increased 7.2% when compared to March 2012 orders. When compared to February 2013, March 2013 booked orders were up 23.6%. March booked orders were up 10.6% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 32....

  • Hazardous Weighing Catalog Offered by Mettler Toldeo

    To assist manufacturers in finding the right solution for hazardous weighing practices, Mettler Toledo has published the free Hazardous Area Catalog. This catalog offers solutions for the chemical, pharmaceutical, and food industries with hazardous environments. To help make important...

  • New Generation of Leadership at Yargus Manufacturing

    A little over 20 years ago, Larry Yargus acquired Layco, changing the name of the company his father had founded to Yargus Manufacturing Inc., and developing it into one of the most respected manufacturers in the material handling industry. Today, Larry’s three daughters have become...

  • Schenck Process’s Brian Wright to Retire after 35 Years

    Brian Wright is set to retire from Schenck Process in Doncaster after a long and industrious career that started with Macawber Engineering in 1978. He has been with the company ever since through various name changes, culminating with Clyde Materials Handling becoming part of the Schenck Process...

  • CEMA Welcomes Cambridge Engineered Solutions

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) welcomes Cambridge Engineered Solutions, Cambridge, MD, as its newest member. Cambridge Engineered Solutions is a leading manufacturer of wire cloth, metal conveyor belting, and other woven wire products. With a heritage that dates back...

  • AVEKA Acquires CCE Technologies

    AVEKA Inc. has acquired CCE Technologies Inc., Cottage Grove, MN, a company offering ultra-fine grinding and sizing solutions. The acquisition adds jet milling and air classification equipment and services to AVEKA’s portfolio. “The combination of CCE Technologies with AVEKA will...

  • Minister of State Goodyear Kicks Off Powder Show Canada

    The Honorable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State (Science and Technology), kicked off PTX/Powder Show Canada Tuesday morning by delivering opening remarks to a standing-room only audience, on the importance of innovation, the adoption of new technologies, and the benefits of government-industry...

  • PTX/Powder Show Canada Opens Today

    Process Technology/Powder & Bulk Solids Canada (PTX/Powder Show Canada), the Canadian resource for process manufacturers to find the latest solutions to help increase production efficiencies, cut cost, eliminate waste, and ensure product consistency, will take place May 14-16, 2013 at the...

  • Vecoplan Commissions Feedstock Preparation System as Part of Waste-to-Biofuels Project

    Vecoplan LLC announces the recent commissioning of a multi-million dollar, state-of-the art alternative fuel feedstock preparation system for the city of Edmonton. An integral component in one of the world’s first industrial scale municipal waste-to-biofuels facilities, the mechanical...

  • Canadian Minister to Open Toronto Event, PTX/Powder & Bulk Solids Canada

    The honorable Gary Goodyear, minister of state (science and technology) for the Federal Economic Agency for Southern Ontario, will deliver the opening address at UBM Canon’s Canadian Advanced Manufacturing Expo on May 14, 2013 at 9:30 AM at the Toronto Congress Centre. Goodyear will...