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  • Weighing Equipment Website Launched

    Penko Engineering has launched a new industrial weighing equipment website at www.penko.com. A range of products and equipment is available, from simple filling controllers or checkweighers to complete mixing plant control units that include computing systems. Sensors, platform scales,...

  • PTI Names Director of Supply Chain Operations

    Pharma Tech Industries, one of the largest pharmaceutical contract manufacturers and packagers of powder products in the world, has promoted Matthew Milner, who has risen through the ranks in supply chain operations at the company since 2008, to director of supply chain operations. In his new...

  • Mettler Toledo Announces Free Online Seminar

    Mettler Toledo announces an upcoming online symposium, Process Chemistry and Scale-up Online Seminar, that features researchers from Lubrizol, Pfizer, and Merck. This free online seminar will be held on September 24, 2015, at 1pm EDT. Process development project timelines often require...

  • BinMaster, Eye-Grain Offering Storage Monitor Tools

    Lincoln, NE-based BinMaster has allied with a Danish company to bring a new line of grain storage monitoring equipment to North and South America. BinMaster will market and manufacture a line of temperature, moisture, and carbon dioxide sensors called Crop-Protector, developed by Eye-Grain of...

  • Drum Handler Moves Drums Faster

    The Morspeed 1000 lifts, moves, and places rimmed drums (1000 lb capacity) right from a forklift. It mounts on forks in seconds, without tools, and steel jaws grip the upper rim of the drum. The head adjusts to handle drums down to 15 in tall. The operator can lift/move/place drums without leaving...

  • Charles Ross & Son Names New VP Engineering

    Engineering manager Thomas DiGiannurio has been promoted to vice-president, engineering at Charles Ross & Son Co., a manufacturer of industrial mixing equipment. DiGiannurio joined Ross in 1977 and has been a major contributor to the company’s worldwide operations. With his expertise...

  • Specialty Chemical Maker Solvay Acquires Cytec

    Belgian specialty chemical maker Solvay has agreed to acquire New Jersey-based Cytec Industries for $5.5 billion. Solvay, which expects the deal to be finalized by year-end, will pay $75.25 per Cytec share, a premium of 28.9% over Cytec’s closing price on July 28, the day before the deal...

  • General Mills Closes Manufacturing Facility

    General Mills announced Friday that it has closed its manufacturing facility in Kaohsiung, Taiwan. The facility produced frozen dough products for Taiwan market. The closure will impact approximately 78 employees. All impacted employees will be offered severance and transition support...

  • Powder Show Returns to Texas

    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....

  • Flexicon Opens Barcelona Office

    Flexicon (Europe) Ltd has opened a new office in Barcelona, Spain to provide factory-direct engineering services and technical sales support to customers throughout Spain. “The Barcelona location, coupled with our new Spanish language website, will fuel Flexicon's rapid growth in the...