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  • Particulate Sensor for Dryers

    March 23, 2009

    This particulate sensor is designed for chemical spray dryers and pharmaceutical powder fluid bed dryers. Moisture present in a drying process will not affect operation nor will the buildup of wet powders. The company’s proprietary combination of induction technology and a protected probe...

  • Dryers and Coolers

    February 3, 2009

    Bella Series 506 dryers and coolers offer a new method of drying or cooling powders, granulates, and filter cakes. The dryer can be used for drying, mixing, spraying, agglomerating, and cooling in the same unit without additional equipment or costs. Operation is extremely efficient because air...

  • Drying & Evaporation Focus - February 09

    February 3, 2009

    Paddle Dryer The K-S Paddle Dryer obtains low moisture levels of 0.5 to 0.1% or lower. The unit’s dual intermeshing agitators with heated wedge-shaped paddles provide for uniform heat transfer to the product and high heat-transfer rates. Residence time is controlled by the feed rate. The...

  • Indirect Heating Improves Drying Efficiency

    February 2, 2009

    Farah Salaria Farah Salaria Solex Thermal Science Inc. The drying of various bulk solids such as oilseeds, chemicals, plastic pellets, catalysts, bio solids, and fertilizers is...

  • Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems to Host Active Freeze Drying Webinar

    November 19, 2008

    Hosokawa Micron Powder Systems will host a Webinar on Active Freeze Drying on Thursday, December 4 at 11 a.m. Eastern. This presentation will cover new freeze drying technology that will help save time and money.  For more information, visit www.hmicronpowder.com/activefreezedrying.html.

  • Metso to Supply Equipment for Iron Ore Pelletizing Plant to China Metallurgical Group in Australia

    October 20, 2008

    Metso Minerals will supply equipment and services for a grate-kiln iron ore pelletizing system to China Metallurgical Group Corporation's (MCC) Sino Iron project in Western Australia. The delivery will be completed during the Q4 of the year 2009. The value of the order is approximately EUR 25...

  • Helical Dryer

    October 7, 2008

    The Pilot HD 40 helical dryer is fully mobile and provided with a PLC-based control panel including wireless data logging for operation in hazardous material areas. With a batch working capacity of 40 liters, the unit can be used as a small production dryer or for test trials for scale-up to...

  • Drying and Thermal Solids Processing Spotlight - October 08

    September 26, 2008

    Helical Dryer The Pilot HD 40 helical dryer is fully mobile and comes with a PLC-based control panel including wireless data logging for operation in hazardous-material areas. With a batch working capacity of 40 L, the unit can be used as a small...

  • Niro Inc. Changing Name to GEA Process Engineering Inc.

    July 21, 2008

    Niro Inc. has announced that it is changing the company name from Niro Inc. to GEA Process Engineering Inc. The name change is due to the significant expansion of the company’s business activities which now includes product lines far beyond the traditional Niro business. The name change...

  • Flash Dryer

    July 8, 2008

    The Drymeister Model DMR-1 is available in pilot to large-scale production models with evaporation rates as high as 6000 kg/h. The machine’s design and its high-speed dispersion rotor in combination with a classifying rotor yield high drying efficiency. The dryer can handle materials with a...