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  • K-State Offering Pneumatic Conveying, Storage & Flow Courses

    July 25, 2016

    Kansas State University is offering two courses: “Pneumatic Conveying of Powders and Bulk Solids” and “Storage and Flow of Bulk Solids.” “Pneumatic Conveying of Powders and Bulk Solids” will take place October 11-14, 2016. This course focuses on the design...

  • Patented Drum Massager

    June 20, 2016

    The drum massager is a patented solution to discharge stored product in fiber or plastic drums and corrugated boxes. It breaks up a wide range of difficult products such as sodium chloride, potassium chloride (KCL, calcium chloride, and metformin). The massaging action is performed by two pairs of...

  • CST Introduces Jackable Flat Panel Tank

    June 13, 2016

    TecTank FP is a jackable flat panel bolted tank that was designed based on designs from Peabody TecTank, Columbian Steel Tank, and Columbian TecTank. The new addition extends CST’s dry bulk, heavy industrial product portfolio in order to meet the needs of its growing global customer base. To-...

  • Fittings Solve Powder Coating Processing Problems

    May 25, 2016

    Paint powders can be messy. They are vibrant, beautiful additions to many different sectors of the world, but they are messy. One manufacturer, Peridium Powder Coatings, a division of Vogel Industrial Coatings, sought to solve some of the processing problems it was experiencing that were leading to...

  • Impressive Panel Tackles Hopper/Silo Failures at Powder Show Conference

    May 6, 2016

    Powder Show Conference attendees were treated to an impressive panel of some of the world’s foremost experts for a keynote discussion on Wednesday, May 4, “Cause & Effect: Hopper and Silo Failures and How They Could Have Been Prevented.” Moderated by Eric Maynard,...

  • When it Comes to Silos, Inspect, Prevent, and Maintain

    April 20, 2016

    A silo, in many ways, is like the human body. Life is good when the silo is working effectively. When the silo gets clogged, production slows down and an army of problems marches onto the scene. Despite the problems that can arise from a poorly maintained silo, companies often put off maintenance...

  • Measuring Solids in Vessels: Level versus Volume

    April 8, 2016

    At a mine or processing plant where dry bulk materials are stored in tanks, silos, and other vessels, it is important to know how much is inside each container for many reasons. These include: •    Manage inventory of raw materials, intermediate production, and finished...

  • Powders and Bulk Solids Flow in Bins, Hoppers, Feeders

    March 14, 2016

    The Bulk Solids Innovation Center at Kansas Sate University is offering a course – which includes a site visit to a bulk solids handling equipment manufacturer - on April 12-14, 2016 that cover topics related to powders and bulk solids flow in bins, hoppers, and chutes. Course topics include...

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  • Mini Rotary for Small Bins and Hoppers

    March 8, 2016

    BinMaster offers a new mini rotary with a sleek polycarbonate NEMA1 housing. The company’s newest rotary also has an extended temperature range of -40°F to +185°F, making it suitable for many industrial environments. The mini rotary is used as a low- or high-level alert for dry...