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  • Flexco GM Dines with President Bush

    October 30, 2008

    President George Bush was in Grand Rapids, Michigan to speak with area business leaders on Wednesday, October 15. Flexco Grand Rapids general manager, Nancy Ayres, was one of nine area business leaders selected to attend lunch with President Bush at Schnitz Ada Grill. “We had the...

  • Gough Econ Receives Order for Three Bucket Elevators as Part of Royal Australian Mint's Modernization Effort

    October 21, 2008

    Gough Econ Inc. has received an order from Australis Engineering P/L of Sydney, Australia for three bucket elevators as part of a $60 million contract to modernize the material handling and automation system of The Royal Australian Mint in Canberra. The modernization and revamp is thought to be one...

  • BMA Awards Contract to RHEWUM for Three Large Vibrating Conveyor Troughs

    October 20, 2008

    BMA (Braunschweigische Maschinenbauanstalt AG) placed an order with RHEWUM for construction, manufacturing, and delivery of three type RHEWUM RIU vibrating conveyors for the Nile Sugar project. Located in the area of Nobaria, the Nile Sugar Company will include a beet sugar refinery with a...

  • Metso Extends Belt Services with Australian Acquisition

    October 14, 2008

    Metso will acquire G&F Beltline Services Pty Ltd. (Beltline), a provider of conveyor belt installations and maintenance services to the mining industry based in Jandakot, Western Australia. The seller is a private family trust. The value of the deal is approximately EUR 7 million and the...

  • Solid/Liquid Delivery System

    October 7, 2008

    SolidQuid is a solid/liquid delivery system that utilizes motive process liquids to convey bulk powders to a slurry tank. Ideal for automatic, measured delivery of dry bulk ingredients to a process tank, it allows you to wet and convey dry bulk ingredients with a single integrated system. Unlike...

  • HammerTek Corp. Unveils Online Video Library

    September 30, 2008

    Process equipment manufacturer HammerTek Corp., Landisville, Pennsylvania, has unveiled an online video library on its Web site at www.HammerTek.com that showcases the company’s Smart Elbow in both live action and 3-D animation. The online video library offers demonstrations revealing how...

  • Things You Should Know Before Splicing Your Belt

    September 26, 2008

    By Kevin Finnegan FSK skiver Belt skivers remove a conveyor belt’s cover to prepare a belt for countersunk fasteners. A skiver is specially designed to help ensure quick, safe,...

  • Tapco Launches New Web Site

    September 22, 2008

    Tapco Inc., St. Louis, the largest manufacturer of elevator buckets and elevator bolts in North America, has announced the launch of a totally revamped, user-friendly Web site -- www.tapcoinc.com. The new site has an easy-to-navigate product guide that also includes product “pop-ups...

  • Mechanical Conveying Spotlight - September 08

    September 12, 2008

    Heavy-Duty Aero-Mechanical Conveyor The heavy-duty TransVair mechanical conveyor (TMC) is manufactured for users that need to operate 24 hours a day and require an internal pressure rating up to 100 psig for handing explosive products. Dust- and gas-tight, the TMC has a patented O-ring tube-seal...

  • Flexible Screw Conveyor

    September 2, 2008

    The AERO-FLEX flexible screw conveyor provides an economic method of metering product from bulk bag unloaders, bag dump stations, and storage vessels. Available in a range of popular sizes, the unit transfers powders over distances of up to 40 ft and rates to 10 tn/hr for materials with a bulk...