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  • Pneumatic Weigh Filling System

    November 9, 2016

    This pneumatic gain-in-weight filling system conveys and weighs free-flowing bulk solids and discharges the material into bulk bags dust-free. The filter receiver of a Pneumati-Con vacuum dilute-phase pneumatic conveying system is mounted on load cells, enabling the controller to stop the flow of...

  • Rice Lake Weighing Systems Acquires Dini Argeo

    November 7, 2016

    Rice Lake Weighing Systems, an international weighing industry leader, announces the acquisition of Dini Argeo, an Italian manufacturer and distributor of weighing solutions since the mid-1800s. Dini Argeo is a family-owned, premier brand in the European weighing industry, specializing in the...

  • Automatic Volumetric Feeder Saves Time

    October 27, 2016

    Scaletron Industries Ltd, a manufacturer of corrosion-resistant digital and mechanical scales, introduces a new line of volumetric screw feeders for metered dispensing of powdered or pelletized chemicals into water, wastewater, and chemical treatment processes. The Model VMF-28 auger-style...

  • Volkmann Launches New Website

    October 17, 2016

    Volkmann Inc., a manufacturer of high-quality, high-performance vacuum conveying systems for the transport of fine food powders, chemicals, granules, pellets, tablets, and other small components in lean, dense, or plug flow conditions, has launched a new website to more fully represent the company...

  • Net Weigh Scales: The Heart of Packaging Profitability

    October 4, 2016

    Net weigh scales packaging .5- to 100-lb bags are a commonly used filler in applications across the powder and bulk solids industry. They are frequently integrated into a FFS automated bagging system. Net weigh scales can also be quite effective in a manual operation where the container may be jugs...

  • Flexicon Opens New Office in Germany

    September 30, 2016

    Flexicon (Europe) Ltd has opened a new office in Aschaffenburg, Germany to provide factory-direct engineering services and technical sales support to customers throughout Germany, it was announced by Keith Bourton, managing director.      "The Aschaffenburg location will...

  • New Swivel Mount Enclosures for Weight Processors

    September 9, 2016

    Hardy Process Solutions offers new swivel mount enclosures containing HI 6000 Series weight processors designed for harsh and heavy washdown environments. The robust design is made to withstand the most demanding industrial installations. Made in the U.S., using 16 gauge 304 stainless steel,...

  • Custom Weighing and Bagging Systems

    September 2, 2016

    Sterling offers a full line of bulk bag unloading and weighing systems that incorporate many of the same designs as the modular weighing system but support the use of bulk bags and totes. Customized solutions are provided for filling the supply bins such as drum or tote tippers, mechanical or...

  • Mettler Toledo Plans New State-of-the-Art Facility

    August 23, 2016

    The Mettler Toledo Product Inspection Division will be building a new state-of-the-art facility to accommodate the growth of its business throughout the Americas. The new facility is expected to be completed in late 2017, and will be located 15 miles north of the division's current site in...

  • Micro and Ultra-Micro Balances Unveiled

    August 23, 2016

    Mettler Toledo is launching its new XPR balance line. Offering both micro and ultra-micro models, XPR offers a combination of usability and accuracy that is critical in industries such as pharma where sample sizes are small and productivity must be maintained.      Notable in the...