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  • Sweco Appoints New President

    David M. Sorter was recently appointed president of Sweco, A Business Unit of M-I LLC, headquartered in Florence, Kentucky. Sweco is a developer and key source of separation technology to pharmaceutical, petroleum, food, and other industries.   “Our challenge ahead is to build...

  • Jenike & Johanson Launches New Web Site

    Jenike and Johanson Inc., a world leader in the engineering of powder and bulk solids handling, has redesigned its Web site--www.jenike.com. The new site provides more information for online visitors with ease of navigation for immediate access to a complete list of services, technical papers, and...

  • CHOPIN Technologies Finds New U.S. Distribution for Its Flour-Processing Quality Control Systems

    CHOPIN Technologies, a manufacturer of quality control devices for flour and cereals processing, announces its new distribution network in North America. The company has partnered with Lab Synergy of Goshen, N.Y., to strengthen its North American sales and after-market efforts. CHOPIN Technologies...

  • Freeman Technology to Present Forced Powder Flow Characterization at PSA 2008

    At the Particulate Systems Analysis (PSA 2008) conference and exhibition, September 2-4, Stratford on Avon, Warwickshire, UK, Reg Freeman, managing director of Freeman Technology, will present the results of a new study, “Measuring powder characteristics relating to forced flow into confined...

  • Tapco Expands Facility

    Tapco Inc., an industry-leading manufacturer of elevator buckets and bolts, recently expanded its headquarters in St. Louis, Missouri. The new expansion increases total office and warehouse space to 92,000 sq ft. This addition has allowed Tapco to increase its inventory of elevator bolts to over...

  • Snyder Industries Acquired by Olympus Partners

    Snyder Industries, a North American leader in the design, manufacturing, and distribution of proprietary material handling tank and container products, was acquired by Olympus Partners and the executive management team. Olympus Partners is a private equity firm, based in Stamford, Connecticut,...

  • Niro Inc. Changing Name to GEA Process Engineering Inc.

    Niro Inc. has announced that it is changing the company name from Niro Inc. to GEA Process Engineering Inc. The name change is due to the significant expansion of the company’s business activities which now includes product lines far beyond the traditional Niro business. The name change...

  • Schenck AccuRate Manufacturing Expands

    To meet the needs of its ever-expanding business, Schenck AccuRate, Whitewater, WI, has announced the opening of a second manufacturing facility. The 9000-sq-ft space has been equipped with overhead cranes and the other tools needed to assemble and test large weigh feeders (weigh-controlled belt...

  • CPS Offers Coarse to Ultra-Fine Size Reduction Services

    The recent acquisition of a materials processing plant has enabled Custom Processing Services (CPS) to expand its line of offerings to include pulverizing, grinding, and crushing in addition to its core micronizing business. Surface treatments may also be applied to enhance the performance...

  • Smith Flow Control Moves to New Facility

    To accommodate for its continued growth, valve drive system and safety interlock manufacturer, Smith Flow Control (SFC), has moved to a new location in Erlanger, KY. In addition to providing a larger 2000-sq-ft office space for the growing company, the new 5100-sq-ft facilities also provide a...