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  • 12 Considerations When Purchasing Processing Equipment

    December 18, 2018

    Purchasing new equipment for your bulk processing operation can be stressful. It is hard to know exactly how your material will react to the new process. Visions of clumping, blockages, and poor material flow may be dancing in your head. Put your worries at ease! There are steps that you can take...

  • Aumund Supplies Major Clinker Conveying Machinery Packages for Argentinian Cement Plants

    December 18, 2018

    Aumund will supply three chain bucket elevators, eight belt bucket elevators, five pan conveyors, and a drag chain conveyor for the construction of L’Amali Line 2 at Loma Negra Companía Industrial, the leading cement producer in Argentina. The order package will be rounded off with 19...

  • Eriez Appoints Cooke Managing Director of Eriez-Australia

    December 13, 2018

    Eriez has appointed James Cooke to the position of managing director of Eriez-Australia, according to an announcement by Eriez senior director of Asia Pacific operations and strategy, Jaisen Kohmuench. Before this promotion, Cooke served as Eriez-Australia factory manager since 2005. He started...

  • Conveying Equipment Orders Down

    December 11, 2018

    The Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association (CEMA) reports that its October 2018 booked orders decreased 0.1% when compared to October 2017 orders. When compared to September 2018, October 2018 booked orders were down 5.8%. October booked orders were up 17.6% for Bulk Handling Equipment and...

  • Conveyor Chains

    December 3, 2018

    Aumund has designed its chains to meet the demand of heavy production industries. The chains not only meet the strength and wear requirements, but years of refinements to the design also address the unique requirements of a large ball mill circuit bucket elevator or high-capacity steep pan conveyor...

  • Tripper Position Switch

    November 19, 2018

    The model TPS “Tripper Position Switch” is designed to indicate when the tripper of a shuttle conveyor is located on a multiple discharge point and will “trip” or activate the dumper when signaled.  This unit is rugged and durable for adverse field conditions and is...

  • Trantec Solids Handling Ltd

  • UniTrak Introduces KleanTrak Sanitary Vertical Belt Conveyor

    November 13, 2018

    Sanitary conveyors are a key factor for food safety risk management during the production process. From initial processing, through production and final packaging, conveyors carry product every step of the way. Addressing the risk of product contamination requires using conveyors whose designs...

  • MPE Introduces the In-Line Puck Knocker

    November 8, 2018

    MPE announces its in-line puck knocker for reducing product carryover in its tubular drag conveyor systems. Its design is simple, effective, and makes for easy installation. It is entirely stainless steel, installing on the intake side of any system drive turnaround. Each puck gently glides along...

  • New Track-Mounted Conveyors Introduced

    November 2, 2018

    Superior Industries Inc. is ready to debut two new tracked conveyor models. Joining the manufacturer’s line of portable conveying solutions are a 75-ft tracked stacker and an 8-by-16-ft tracked feed hopper. The tracked stacker will be one of the heaviest models available in its class at 34,...