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  • Lorenz Receives National Recognition

    Canadian Business Magazine ranked Lorenz Conveying Products #481 as Canada’s Fastest Growing Companies on the 27th annual Profit 500 list.  Canadian businesses are ranked by their revenue growth over five years.  Lorenz made the list for the second year in a row. Lorenz...

  • Bulk Solids Fundamentals

    Eric Maynard is ready to deliver the basics of powder and bulk solids next week in Texas. And there are many people who need to learn the basics of powders and bulk solids – from the novice in the field to even the most senior engineers, said Maynard, senior consultant and director for...

  • KWS Names Langley Quality Manager

    KWS Manufacturing Company, Ltd, a leading manufacturer of screw conveyors in the U.S., recently hired Jerry Langley as quality manager. Langley is a welding and quality professional with over 40 years of experience, who started his career as a welder for Babcock & Wilcox, building ASME...

  • Flexicon Launches 250-Page Spanish Website

    Flexicon has launched an all-new 250-page Spanish language website detailing the company's full line of bulk handling equipment from stand-alone units to integrated plant-wide systems.      The new site, www.flexicon.es, coincides with the 2015 opening of the company office...

  • Powder Show Kicks Off Next Week

    Showcasing the latest in technology and solutions, Powder & Bulk Solids Texas returns to Houston, October 13-14, 2015, at the NRG Center (formerly Reliant Center).      A comprehensive selection of industrial processing and bulk solids handling suppliers will be on display....

  • EPA, Major Fertilizer Producer Reach Settlement

    The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) and the U.S. Department of Justice (DOJ) announced a settlement with Mosaic Fertilizer LLC that will ensure the proper treatment, storage, and disposal of an estimated 60 billion pounds of hazardous waste at six Mosaic facilities in Florida and two in...

  • Another Explosion in China

    Seven workers were injured Monday in an explosion at a chemical plant in China's Zhejiang Province. Two of the injured were in serious condition. The blast occurred at about 10:30 am at Zhejiang Hongxiang Chemical Company Ltd in Shangyu City, according to local authorities. About 70...

  • General Mills to Sell Foodservice Business

    General Mills announced it has reached an agreement to sell its South Africa foodservice business to Rhodes Food Group. General Mills had announced in July a preliminary decision to exit the foodservice business in South Africa pending consultation with employees. General Mills continues...

  • Heavy Equipment Theft Rising

    The National Insurance Crime Bureau (NICB) released a report on heavy equipment thefts in 2014. Co-produced with the National Equipment Register (NER), this report examines heavy equipment theft data submitted by law enforcement to the National Crime Information Center (NCIC) and profiles that data...

  • ConAgra to Cut 1500 Jobs, Move Headquarters to Chicago

    ConAgra Foods Inc. announced restructuring plans to improve profitability, advance its growth agenda, and unlock shareholder value. ConAgra Foods expects to realize at least $300 million of efficiency benefits within the next three years through a combination of reductions in SG&A and...