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  • Continuous Manufacturing Modules Automate Pharmaceutical Production

    March 13, 2019

    Gericke USA Continuous Manufacturing Modules (CMM) integrate feeding, weighing, and mixing as a single, continuous step. Developed to increase speed and efficiency in oral solid dosage pharmaceutical manufacturing, the CMMs combine a high-precision loss in weight feeder with a continuous mixer and...

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  • Volumetric Feeder with Washable, Easy-Clean Design

    March 12, 2019

    Vibra Screw has developed an easy-to-clean version of its Accufeed volumetric feeder that incorporates a self-draining trough, so the unit can be washed in place.  A built-in drain with external connection handles wash fluid disposal. Combined with the feeder’s USDA- and FDA-approved...

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  • Brabender Unveils New Feeder Line

    March 4, 2019

    Brabender Technologie’s new DS pellet feeder line is available in four sizes and is characterized by a simple design that concentrates on the essentials. “Our main goal in launching this equipment is to reach out to compounders such as those specializing in films or textiles,”...

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  • Eriez Promotes Klinge to Director, Strategic Sales-Aftermarket

    February 26, 2019

    Dave Heubel, senior sales director of Eriez-USA, announces that John Klinge has been promoted to the newly created position of director, strategic sales-aftermarket. In this role, Klinge will head Eriez aftermarket business, which includes the company’s service, repair, and spare parts...

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  • SMART Biomass Storage and Feeding System

    February 25, 2019

    SMART containers are a robust and cost-effective biomass storage and feeding system built from repurposed sea containers. The push-pull wedge-floor system in these bins meters material output evenly and consistently. The bins provide a fast, flexible, convenient, and economical solution for storage...

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  • Vibratory Feeders for Tough Jobs

    February 11, 2019

    These vibratory feeders are designed to smoothly convey products. Flow of material is adjustable and flow rate can be variable or fixed.  Available in electric or air-operated models, BPS heavy-duty vibratory feeders are designed with above-, below-, or side-mounted drives and can be arranged...

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  • Turnkey Approach to Streamline Continuous Process Implementation

    January 16, 2019

    To help processors implement continuous processing effectively and easily, Readco Kurimoto LLC, unveils a turnkey service approach. With Readco Turnkey Services (RTS), the company offers to manage the design, engineering, testing, procurement, and installation of entire continuous processing lines...

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  • BPS Offers Loss-in-Weight Batching Feeder System

    January 2, 2019

    Best Process Solutions (BPS) offers a loss-in-weight vibratory batch feeder system for dry processing applications. The system assures accurate and uniform flow of a wide range of materials. It is comprised of a Model MTD-4K bulk bag discharger and feeder that sit on load cells with controls to...

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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...

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  • 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...

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