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  • Flexicon Introduces Sanitary Bulk Bag Weigh Batch Unloader

    August 1, 2016

    The new Bulk-Out bulk bag weigh batch unloading system with manual dumping station and flexible screw conveyor automatically conveys weighed batches of contamination-sensitive materials to downstream processes and allows rapid sanitizing.      The BFC model discharger frame is...

  • Schenck Process Names New CFO

    June 29, 2016

    Eric Jaschke has taken over the position of chief financial officer (CFO) in the Schenck Process Group. Jaschke will preside over the Schenck Process Group’s global financial organization, working closely with Andreas Evertz, president and chief executive officer (CEO). Jaschke has...

  • Floor Scales Offered in Custom Sizes

    June 28, 2016

    Hardy Process Solutions now offers custom sizes for floor. These process weighing scales combine durability with Hardy’s Process Toolbox features: weightless calibration (C2) and operator diagnostics (Integrated Technician). Lift deck floor scales offer manufacturers multiple ways to reduce...

  • Footed Load Cells with Height Adjustable Rubber Feet

    June 16, 2016

    Hardy Process Solutions has released a new line of footed load cells with height adjustable rubber feet. Footed load cells are used for many applications in industrial manufacturing, including platform scales, tank weighing, hoppers, and conveyor systems. Captive load pin designs not only provide a...

  • Weighing System Increases Efficiency, Profitability

    June 15, 2016

    Beginning with its first successful breakfast cereal, this American company has been producing nutritious ready-to-eat breakfast products for over 100 years. The company now produces over 20 well-branded breakfast foods and distributes them to hundreds of countries worldwide. Over its long history...

  • Nine Tips for Selecting an Application-Based Weighing System

    May 24, 2016

    Weight measurements are often a critical factor for product consistency. Weight can also be used to improve process efficiency and ensure regulatory compliance. Consider the factors below to select a scale or integrated weighing system to reliably meet the needs of your operation.   ...

  • Filling and Weighing Systems Webinar

    May 23, 2016

    Filling and weighing systems allow manufacturers to dispense dusty, hazardous materials during pack-off in a controlled and hygienic manner. On Wednesday, June 15 at 2pm (Eastern), Hosokawa will host an educational webinar on filling and weighing system designs to maintain the highest standards of...

  • What Really Matters to OEMs When Process Weighing is Spec’d in

    May 20, 2016

    Many OEMs face the constant challenge of trying to differentiate themselves in their markets. There also seems to be an ever-increasing level of competition from a broader base of OEM machine and equipment (skid) builders.      These days many customers seem to have ever fewer...

  • Accurate Chemical Weighing

    May 19, 2016

    An accurate and repeatable weighing of chemicals and additives in many industry sectors is paramount to achieving constant results free of human mistake. These requirements have lead Color Service to engineer a fully automatic system that solves many of the issues present when weighing products...

  • Volkmann Introduces Weighing/Dosing Systems

    May 12, 2016

    Volkmann Inc. now offers three on-site, controlled weighing and dosing systems. Designed to be used in conjunction with its VS and PPC series of vacuum conveyors, these systems provide accurate batch weighing for processes such as feeding a mixer with solids according to a specified recipe, initial...