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  • Tenova Takraf Awarded Belt Conveyor System Contract

    October 4, 2017

    With headquarters in Leipzig (Germany), Takraf is a leading global solutions provider in the mining, bulk material handling, and minerals processing industries. The company is also an important manufacturer of high-end components, such as belt pulleys. A contract covering the supply of an...

  • Conveying Equipment Orders up 160%

    September 19, 2017

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its July 2017 booked orders increased 160.1% when compared to July 2016 orders. When compared to June 2017, July 2017 booked orders were up 49.1%. July booked orders were down 13.8% for bulk handling equipment and up 70...

  • GEAPS/K-State Receive $100,000 Equipment Donation from GSI

    September 13, 2017

    GEAPS and Kansas State University are pleased to announce the receipt of over $100,000 in equipment from Grain Systems Inc. (GSI) for the Hands-On Training (HOT) Program. GSI is one of two 5 Star Donors to the program. The HOT Program is a new, interactive training option from GEAPS and K-...

  • New Vibratory Conveyor Enhancements

    September 12, 2017

    Key Technology introduces new features that enhance its Iso-Flo, Impulse, Horizon, and Marathon vibratory conveyors for food processing and packaging lines. Together with established features that promote food safety and equipment durability, the new grounding arm, label stand-offs, sanitary drives...

  • KWS Manufacturing Promotes Robinson to Quality Manager

    September 7, 2017

    KWS Manufacturing Company Ltd announces that Allen Robinson has been promoted to quality manager with responsibility for continually improving all aspects of quality at the company. Robinson has been with KWS for over four years as quality inspector and is an ASME Authorized Inspector. ASME...

  • Flexicon Launches German Language Website

    September 6, 2017

    Flexicon has launched a new 157-page German language website, www.flexicondeutschland.de, to support the company’s factory-direct sales office in Aschaffenburg, Germany, led by Christian Löchler, regional sales manager.         The new site details the...

  • Idlers Feature Triple Labyrinth Seal

    September 5, 2017

    Martin has developed idlers that meet the most challenging applications with the goal of minimizing conveyor downtime, reduced conveyor costs, and maximization of productivity and profitability. Martin offers a complete product line that expands from 18-96 in. belt widths with CEMA C, D, and E...

  • Conveyor Pull Cord Safety Stop Switch

    August 14, 2017

    The Pullswitch is a failsafe taut wire emergency pull cord stop switch for conveyors. PVC-coated steel pull wires and pigtails connect between the switches to provide easy installation and continuous emergency stop access along the length of the entire conveyor.   Pullswitches can be...

  • Conveyor Equipment Orders Soar

    August 11, 2017

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its June 2017 booked orders increased 40.6% when compared to June 2016 orders. When compared to May 2017, June 2017 booked orders were up 36.6%. June booked orders were up 6.3% for Bulk Handling Equipment and up 51.8%...

  • Hapman Announces Industrial Internet-of-Things Initiative

    August 7, 2017

    Hapman, a global manufacturer of standard and custom bulk material handling equipment, announces an initiative with Dattus, an industrial Internet-of-Things (IIoT) platform, to bring Industrial IoT value to its customers. The sizeable investment in this initiative allows Hapman the ability to...