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  • Solids Handling Lab, Lecture, and Lunch

    Jenike & Johanson engineers will be delivering a one-day seminar at their Tyngsboro, Massachusetts office/laboratory regarding fundamental aspects of bulk solids handling, testing, and pneumatic conveying on July 17.     This informative workshop will provide insights into...

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  • BS&B Introduces OSHA Combustible Dust National Emphasis Program Pamphlet

    In response to frequent questions from powder-handling plant officials regarding the OSHA “Combustible Dust National Emphasis Program (NEP)”, BS&B has created a pamphlet that summarizes the program’s key points. The pamphlet explains housekeeping and equipment measures...

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  • Research Center Focused on Customer-Specific Problems

    Cooperative research programs with industry leaders to solve identified material handling problems are a significant part of the mission of Martin Engineering’s new Center for Bulk Materials Handling Innovation (CFI). Part pure-science research laboratory and part industrial product...

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  • Jenike & Johanson Offers Bulk Solids Flow Courses

    Jenike & Johanson engineers will present popular powder and bulk solids handling courses for ASME/AIChE (Mechanical and Chemical Engineering Societies) in Las Vegas on September 17-19. Additional 2008 locations/dates include Puerto Rico in November and Atlanta in December. Visit www.asme.org/...

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  • Emergency Response Guidebook for Hazardous Materials Emergencies

    The first release of the Emergency Response Guidebook (ERG) since 2004 is now available. The 2008 issue contains new information for first responders in the event of an incident involving hazardous materials. The Guidebook provides a consistent and standardized approach for handling hazardous...

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  • Prater-Sterling Acquires L-R Systems

    R. Scott Prater, President/CEO of Prater–Sterling, has announced the acquisition of L-R Systems, a leading supplier of material-handing systems and other processing equipment to the plastic, food, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries. In addition to pneumatic conveying systems for fine...

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  • Prater-Sterling Acquires L-R Systems

    R. Scott Prater, President/CEO of Prater–Sterling, has announced the acquisition of L-R Systems, a leading supplier of material handing systems and other processing equipment to the plastic, food, chemical, and pharmaceutical industries.   In addition to pneumatic conveying systems...

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  • Flexicon Expands Controls Department

    Flexicon Corp. has doubled the size of the Controls Department at its 90,000-sq-ft manufacturing facility and world headquarters in Bethlehem, PA. “The expansion allows for the additional staff and workstations needed to produce higher volumes of controls that are more sophisticated,...

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  • Metso to Supply Crushing Equipment to Australia

    Metso Minerals will supply crushing equipment to BHP Billiton Iron Ore for the Yandi mine development project in Western Australia. The delivery will be completed by the end of 2009. The value of the order is approximately EUR 12 million. The order comprises five MP type cone crushers for the...

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  • HORIBA Partners with Qwest Scientific Group

    HORIBA Instruments Inc. and HORIBA Jobin Yvon Inc. have recently concluded an exclusive strategic agreement with the Qwest Scientific Group, a West Coast-based manufacturer’s representative organization for analytical laboratory instruments to represent their elemental analyzer product lines...

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