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  • The Use of Flow Aid Additives

    May 1, 2018

    As markets handling bulk materials become more competitive, plants must find ways to improve, making reliable material flow imperative. Prior to the seminal work of Dr. Andrew Jenike in Bulletin 123, much of bulk solids handling relied upon trial and error. Dr. Jenike created a scientific approach...

  • Powder Show Panel Tackles Pneumatic Conveying Issues

    April 27, 2018

    On Wednesday, April 25, at the Powder & Bulk Solids Conference in Rosemont, IL, a panel of six experts tackled the topic of pneumatic conveying in a unique way. The six experts each spoke on a different “mini” pneumatic conveying topic. Scott Schmid, president, Cyclonaire Corp.,...

  • Bühler Opens New Asian Manufacturing and R&D Site

    April 27, 2018

    With a three-day event and over 400 guests from over 30 countries, Bühler officially opened its latest addition to its global manufacturing and service network in Changzhou, China. The brand new facility includes an R&D center and will mainly serve the fast-growing animal nutrition...

  • High-Temp Air Cannon Installation & Service without Production Shutdown

    April 19, 2018

    The inventor (and patent-holder) of low-pressure blasting using plant air for improved bulk material handling has announced a new technology for installing air cannons without a processing shutdown.  The system allows specially-trained technicians to mount the units on furnaces, preheaters,...

  • Volkmann Introduces PowTReX Additive Manufacturing Material Handling System

    April 17, 2018

    Volkmann Inc. introduces PowTReX, its next generation additive manufacturing handling system. PowTReX is designed specifically to enhance additive manufacturing technology when handling metal powders or toxic materials by providing safe transfer, recovery and extraction and return-to-use of...

  • Masterduct, Inc.

  • Midwestern Bag & Supply

  • Key Technology Introduces Veryx with Sort-to-Grade

    March 27, 2018

    Key Technology, a member of the Duravant family of operating companies, introduces Veryx digital sorters equipped with a patented Sort-to-Grade (STG) software for both wet and frozen potato strips. While Veryx targets all foreign material (FM) for removal, STG recognizes and categorizes every...

  • Ajax Announces New Managing Director

    March 15, 2018

    Solids handling specialist, Ajax Equipment, announces the appointment of Dr. Eddie McGee as managing director. McGee has been technical director for the company for over 10 years, and has over 26 years’ experience in the solids handling and processing industry.  “Ajax has a great...

  • Gericke RotaVal