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Vibra Screw Signs International Technology License

March 23, 2009
Vibra Screw Inc., Totowa, NJ, and Portasilo Ltd., York, England, have signed a long-term patent and trademark license for the manufacture and sale of Vibra Screw products in Europe, India, and the Middle East.

A leader in the development and manufacture of dry solids handling equipment since 1955, Vibra Screw’s bin discharge and precision feeding equipment is used throughout the chemical, food, pharmaceutical, and mining industries and often plays a key role in air and water pollution control systems.

Portasilo Ltd. is one of Europe’s largest suppliers of complete plants for the storage and handling of dry materials and enjoys a strong reputation throughout the process industries. The company maintains full design and manufacturing capabilities at its 57-acre site in York. As part of the Shepherd Group, one of England’s largest privately owned companies, Portasilo is an important part of the group’s 115-year history. The Shepherd Group employs 3500 people in over 100 locations worldwide.

Portasilo joins Vibra Screw’s network of representatives and licensees in Latin America, Asia, and the Middle East and enhances the company’s ability to serve world markets.

For more information, visit www.vibrascrewinc.com.