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  • Storage Solutions for Solid Fertilizer Products

    February 20, 2020

    Whether they be within fertilizer factories or at shipping or receiving points, dry bulk fertilizer products are mainly stored in stockpiles. Employing a pile instead of a high silo is an economical solution for large volumes. In most circumstances, the stockpiles are covered in order to protect...

  • Grain Bin Safety Week is February 16-22

    February 14, 2020

    U.S. Secretary of Agriculture Sonny Perdue issued a proclamation naming February 16-22 as Grain Bin Safety Week. Earlier this week, the Secretary sat down with the Governor of South Dakota, Kristi Noem, to talk about the importance of grain bin safety on the farm. Governor Noem grew up on a farm...

  • Rotating Screw Discharger Handles Damp Materials

    February 11, 2020

    The type RSD rotating screw discharger is a discharge system for dry or damp bulk materials that do not flow easily. The screw discharger travels over the silo floor by rotating around the vertical axis of the cone and conveys the material into the chute beneath the cone. The screw discharger can...

  • Control Concepts Introduces AirSweep USDA

    February 4, 2020

    Control Concepts USA recently introduced the AirSweep USDA, which eliminates ratholes, bridging, and material buildup in plants that process food.  AirSweep material flow systems direct a powerful, high-pressure/high-volume, 360-degree burst of compressed air or gas between the material...

  • Storage Tank and Railcar Scrubber System

    February 4, 2020

    Bionomic Industries Inc. introduces the ScrubPac VentClean system. A compact "packaged" system that can provide over 99% removal of storage tank and railcar vent emissions caused by breathing and filling operations, the versatile VentClean can handle single and multiple sources with large...

  • Drum Conditioner

    January 21, 2020

    Powder Show Booth 3127 - Manufactured from 304 stainless steel, this drum conditioner is fully pneumatic. It is equipped with a manual turntable to hold the drums, floor locks, two-handed controls for safe operation, and four abrasion-resistant polyurethane wheels for maneuverability. It is used in...

  • Deca Vibrator Industries, Inc.

  • Relieving Material Build-Up in Storage Units

    January 2, 2020

    Material build-up often leads to reduced plant productivity and higher cleaning costs, as well as increased safety risks to maintenance staff. Such issues can be avoided by undertaking measures including blockage and build-up removal and silo and hopper cleaning. In this example, arch-shaped...

  • Free Webinar: Powder Storage and Feeding -- An Overview

    December 10, 2019

    On Tuesday, December 17, 2019 at 2pm Eastern/11am Pacific, Joseph Marinelli, president, Solids Handling Technologies Inc., will present Powder Storage and Feeding: An Overview as part of Powder & Bulk Solids’ free DryPro webinar series. This webinar will discuss the storage and...

  • Push-Pull Reclaim for Storage Systems

    November 25, 2019

    Smart floors from Biomass Engineering & Equipment enable operators to automate the unload process to feed discharge with metered flow rates, introduce redundancy to avoid costly shut downs, and easily perform maintenance. Smart floors utilize wedged, push-pull strokers to move material. They...