New Recommendations give Guidance on how to handle industrial Paper Sacks properly

Paris (France)/Stockholm (Sweden) – When filling, storing or distributing industrial paper sacks, poor handling practices can increase the risk of damage to paper sack materials or filled paper sacks. The handling recommendations for paper sacks launched by the European Sack Group – a collaboration between CEPI Eurokraft and Eurosac – provide illustrative information about risks as well as best-practice instructions.

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Vortex obtains ISO 9001:2015 Certification

Salina (KS), USA – In November 2017, Vortex was certified to the ISO 9001:2015 standard. Previously, Vortex was certified under the ISO 9001:2008 standard, and has been ISO-certified for more than 10 years. ISO 9001 is an international standard that specifies requirements for a management system. By gaining ISO 9001:2015 certification, ISO 9001 acknowledges that Vortex has demonstrated the ability to consistently provide products and services that meet customer and regulatory requirements.

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Baioni: Crushing Plants at Service of Infrastructure Project in Cuba

In August 2017, a new stationary crushing and screening plant with a dry capacity of 20,000 m3 per month was commissioned in the Cuban province of Holguin near Bariay. In recent years, the Cuban government has invested several million euros in the purchase of a number of different crushing plants from Baioni. These crushers are designed for use in building construction and road construction.

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Schenck Process announces newly designed Plug Single Tunnel (PST30) Diverter Valve

The Schenck Process PST30 Diverter Valve introduces new features such as internally shim-able positive stops, inflatable pneumatic seals at each port, position indication from the tunnel itself, and external tunnel position indication.

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Steinert: A flexible Combination Sorting Solution for Electronic Waste

Commencing work at Steinert’s Test Centre in Cologne on May 2015, Swiss company Bühlmann Recycling, prepared an especially demanding sorting task for the applications specialists. The challenge was to use a flexible facility (i.e. one that could be adapted to future input materials) to manufacture a variety of products so that the investment could continue to safeguard the future.

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Rulmeca Starts Drum Motor Shell Production in Wilmington (NC), USA

Rulmeca Corporation began drum motor shell production at its Wilmington, NC facility in October 2017.  Director of Operations, Jay Graham, said “The ability to make Motorized Pulley shells at our Wilmington plant is the logical next step in our company’s growth.  Our CNC lathe enables us to fill rush orders quickly and eliminates the need to expedite shells from our German production center.”

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SWR engineering: Filter Damage Monitoring with Dusty Ex

A chemical company produces and processes photoinitiators. In order to prevent contaminated air from escaping from the process circuit due to a filter failure in the exhaust air cleaning system, the company installed SWR engineering‘s Dusty Ex filter monitoring system.

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J D Neuhaus: Hoists deliver ‘elevated’ Performance in the Process Industry

The versatility and performance of the latest Profi TI series air hoists, from J D Neuhaus (JDN), ensures their suitability for a wide range of applications in the process industry, from food, beverage and packaged goods, to chemical, pharmaceutical and biotech. JDN’s range of Profi TI air hosts is extensive (up to 100 tonne carrying capacity), but models in the 0.25 to 2 tonne lift capacity range are proving increasingly popular for process industry applications.

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Martin Engineering: Industry-First Reference Book presents Global Best Practices for Conveyor Safety

A global leader in the advancement of conveyor safety has published the world’s first aggregation of global best practices dedicated to reducing conveyor risk and injuries. Modeled after the company’s respected Foundations reference volume, now in its fourth edition, Foundations for Conveyor Safety from Martin Engineering provides an unprecedented collection of information, assembled specifically to help conveyor system operators achieve safe production.

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Photo Gallery: IPB 2017 Shanghai

IPB – International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing
Exhibition & Conference 2017

October 16-18, 2017
Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC)
Shanghai, P.R. China

The 15th round of the International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing Conference & Exhibition (IPB) in 2017 can look back on a positive outcome. The trade fair took place from 16 to 18 October 2017 at the Shanghai World Expo Exhibition & Convention Center (SWEECC). Continue reading Photo Gallery: IPB 2017 Shanghai

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