Powder/Bulk Solids is part of the Informa Markets Division of Informa PLC

This site is operated by a business or businesses owned by Informa PLC and all copyright resides with them. Informa PLC's registered office is 5 Howick Place, London SW1P 1WG. Registered in England and Wales. Number 8860726.

Utility Menu

Powder/Bulk Solids

The Source for Dry Processing and Bulk Handling Technology

Mechanical Conveying

  • SHW Storage & Handling Solutions GmbH

  • World’s Sixth Largest Conveyor Belt Inaugurated in Qatar

    December 12, 2016

    The world’s sixth largest conveyor system, stretching for more than 4.8 km, was inaugurated on Dec. 8 by Qatar Primary Materials Company (QPMC), the government-owned firm announced by press release. The new system will help convey materials related to infrastructure and construction projects...

  • Conveying Equipment Orders, Sales Drop

    December 12, 2016

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its October 2016 booked orders decreased 19.8% when compared to October 2015 orders. When compared to September 2016, October booked orders were down 14.0%. October booked orders were down 17.4% for Bulk Handling...

  • Belt Cleaner Manufacturer Introduces Forever Equipment Guarantee

    November 29, 2016

    Martin Engineering, a global manufacturer of conveyor belt cleaning systems, is offering lifetime no-cost replacement of tensioners and mainframes for belt cleaners that are fitted exclusively with the company’s cleaner blades.   Under the Forever Belt Cleaner Guarantee, the company...

  • Key Technology Opens New Innovation and Solutions Center

    November 15, 2016

    Key Technology strengthens support of European food processors with the opening of its new customer visit center – The Innovation and Solutions Center – in Hasselt, Belgium. This state-of-the-art facility enables processors to participate in equipment demonstrations, application...

  • Conveying Equipment Orders up 45% over 2015

    November 9, 2016

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reported that its September 2016 booked orders increased 45.8% when compared to September 2015 orders. When compared to August 2016, September 2016 booked orders booked orders were down 60.9%. September booked orders were up 8.6% for...

  • KWS Manufacturing’s Robinson Becomes ASME Authorized Inspector

    November 3, 2016

    Allen Robinson, a member of the KWS Manufacturing Co. quality team, has received certification as an ASME authorized inspector. ASME Authorized Inspectors provide guidance, management, and approval of the design and manufacture of ASME pressure vessels. Authorized Inspector status is another...

  • Conveyor Belt Tracker Improves Performance, Service Life

    November 1, 2016

    Martin Engineering introduces a more effective return belt tracking system that uses high-quality materials for easier maintenance and a longer unit life. Building on the standard crowned roller, the Roller Tracker uses a ribbed lagging made of durable polyurethane to increase performance and...

  • DuPont Develops New Conveyor Belt for Food with Esbelt

    October 24, 2016

    A recent collaboration between DuPont Performance Materials and Spanish conveyor equipment maker Esbelt resulted in a new conveyor belt for the food industry that uses a DuPont thermoplastic elastomer to improve metal and x-ray food contamination detectability. DuPont’s Hytrel TPC-ET...

  • Thermal Screw Conveyors

    October 20, 2016

    These thermal screw conveyors are used for applications that require product streams to be thermally treated and conveyed from one point location to another. Various thermal media can be used. Hot water, oil, or steam can be used for heating and drying materials up to 400°F; cooling water and...