Salina (KS), USA – To significantly shorten delivery times for customers of the Americas market, Coperion K-Tron located in Salina, KS USA, is starting the US production of Coperion Germany rotary valves type ZRD in Salina. The Coperion brand rotary valves are being added to the full line of Aerolock™ rotary valves that Coperion K-Tron Salina has manufactured for 60 years and ships to hundreds of customers each year.
Montréal (QC), Canada – A consortium of companies comprising Air Liquide, AkzoNobel Specialty Chemicals, Enerkem and the Port of Rotterdam has signed a project development agreement covering initial investments in an advanced waste-to-chemistry facility in Rotterdam. The facility will be the first of its kind in Europe to provide a sustainable alternative solution for non-recyclable wastes, converting waste plastics and other mixed wastes into new raw materials.
Valby, Denmark – KAZ Minerals in Kazakhstan has selected FLSmidth as their technology partner for a new, 75,000 tonnes per day copper concentrator line at Aktogay. FLSmidth’s scope of supply includes the key machines, installation supervision, commissioning, start-up and ramp-up support. The total order value is more than USD 100 million.
Lucas do Rio Verde (MT), Brazil – On January 30, 2018, Summit Agricultural Group announced a USD 100 million expansion of FS Bioenergia, a corn ethanol production facility in Brazil. With this expansion, FS Bioenergia will annually process over 50 million bushels of corn (approx. 1.2 million tonnes) and will more than double annual ethanol production from 60 to 140 million gallons (approx. 227 to 530 million liter).
Hamburg, Germany – HANSA HEAVY LIFT has safely transported a huge shiploader, with the largest unit weighing 513 metric tonnes and measuring a total of 65,480 cbm, from Antwerp, Belgium to Namibe, Angola. The shiploader was transported aboard HHL Valparaiso alongside other equipment including a reclaimer, an elevator, and a tripper car, as well as other accessories, with all cargo being discharged at the Port of Namibe.
Mechelen, Belgien – Die industrielle Rundsiebmaschine Finex Separator™ von Russel Finex ist die perfekte Lösung für die Trennung von Süßstoffpulver, einem Lebensmittelzusatzstoff dessen Herstellung und Qualität streng durch entsprechende Sicherheitsvorschriften reguliert ist. Continue reading Russel Finex: Separator trennt zwei Fraktionen aus stärkehaltigem Lebensmittel- und Getränkesüßstoffpulver
Naperville (IL), USA – The Chicago area based operations of RAYMOND BARTLETT SNOW are now located under one roof. The business office previously located in Warrenville, IL has relocated to establish the company’s global headquarters at its applications development and R&D laboratory in Naperville, IL. Continue reading Raymond Bartlett Snow Chicago Area based Operations now all in one Location
Bolton, United Kingdom – Solids handling equipment maker, Ajax Equipment, has supplied a leading speciality chemicals producer with an inclined screw feeder for transferring powder from a dryer to a sifter unit and big bag filler. The 250 mm diameter screw, manufactured in 316 stainless steel, is 6 m in length. Continue reading Ajax Inclined Screw Feeder for Specialist Chemical Maker
Galgenen, Schweiz – Die Drossard Sales & Service GmbH hat in 2017 einen Metso Prallbrecher vom Typ NP1110 im Steinbruch Zingel der KIBAG Kies Seewen AG in der Schweiz installiert, der die Produktivität des Feinmaterials erhöht und sämtliche Anforderungen erfüllt bzw. übertroffen hat.
Thisted, Denmark – During the course of 2017 Cimbria Unigrain received a record number of orders for loading chutes for discharging goods into ships and warehouses. These orders include loading chutes of various size and models designed for a wide range of products, including titanium, lead and zinc concentrates, fertiliser, sulphate, cement clinker, fly ash, coal, wood pellets, maize and grain.