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  • Volkmann Expands U.S. Headquarters

    Volkmann Inc. recently almost doubled its U.S. headquarters facility, now occupying 8500 sq ft in a Keystone Industrial Park in Bristol, PA. A manufacturer of vacuum conveying systems, Volkmann now offers its customers a dedicated test facility, as well as more rapid turnaround on parts...

  • Evonik Creates Opportunities for Young Chemists

    Evonik and the European Young Chemists’ Network (EYCN) are ramping up their collaboration, signing a three-year cooperation agreement at the 10th Delegate Assembly in the Erwin Schrödinger Center at Berlin’s Humboldt University. This agreement is a groundbreaking innovation....

  • Dust Explosion Research Fuels Academic Pursuit

    By Joe Florkowski Dust explosions have interested Chad Mashuga since he was a child – he remembers growing up in Duluth, MN and seeing television reports about grain elevator explosions. As an 8-year-old, Mashuga wondered, “How can grain possibly cause an explosion?” Years later...

  • MEI Valvole Srl Partners with Pack and Process USA

    Celebrating its 30th year in the industrial valves business, MEI Valvole Srl has expanded into the North American market by partnering with Pack and Process USA, Turnersville, NJ. Management at MEI Valvole Srl is impressed in that, in such a short amount of time, Pack and Process USA has...

  • Industrial Shredders Chevy Camaro

    Vecoplan, a leader in industrial shredding technologies, sponsored the #0 Car at the NASCAR Xfinity Hisense 300, May 23 at Charlotte Motor Speedway. The #0 Vecoplan “Industrial Shredders” Camaro was fielded by JD Motorsports and driven by Harrison Rhodes. The race was sponsored by...

  • Process Instrumentation and Automation Forecast

    The Measurement, Control & Automation Association (MCAA) has published its Annual Market Forecast, prepared by Global Automation Research. The report covers 12 industry segments and 12 product categories of the Process Instrumentation and Automation Industry (PI&A) for the U.S. and Canada....

  • Hapman Announces New Partnership

    Hapman, an industry leader in conveyors and bulk material handling equipment for 70 years, announces the addition of Solids Processing Equipment and Conveying Systems Inc. (SPECS) of Cypress, TX, to its team of North American factory representatives. “SPECS Inc. is a well-respected...

  • Maholland Retires after 24 Years at Vortex

    Vortex Valves and Loading Solutions announces that Terry Maholland will retire as vice president of sales & business development, effective May 29, 2015. Maholland’s retirement will bring to a close a career of more than 20 years of development and leadership to the company....

  • Four Weeks Until Powder & Bulk Solids Canada

    Powder & Bulk Solids Canada returns to the Toronto Congress Centre, June 16-18, 2015, showcasing the latest in advanced manufacturing, technology, and solutions,      A comprehensive selection of industrial processing and bulk solids handling suppliers will be on display....

  • Baldor Names Keyser VP of Channel Management

    Baldor Electric Co. named Chris Keyser its vice president of channel management & industry/packaged solutions. In this role, Keyser will be responsible for developing and leading Baldor’s channel management strategies and initiatives for both distributors and OEMs, supporting end...