Category Archives: News from Industry

BEUMER Group at Powtech 2019: Secure Packaging

Beckum, GermanyBEUMER Group will exhibit its expertise as a system provider for complete high-capacity packaging lines at Powtech 2019 in Nuremberg from April 9 – 11, Hall 1, Stand 627. BEUMER Group optimizes the performance of each machine, its components and the high-level controls to ensure high throughput of the lines for (petro)chemical products and building materials. Continue reading BEUMER Group at Powtech 2019: Secure Packaging

Fritsch: Fast Analysis of Particle Shape and Size of Powders, Bulk Solids, Suspensions and Emulsions

Idar-Oberstein, Germany – The FRITSCH Analysette 28 ImageSizer for dry and wet measurement is an ideal particle sizer for all applications that require accurate and reproducible measuring results for both particle shape and size. The optical process of Dynamic Image Analysis provides results for a wide measuring range, delivers multiple shape parameters and evaluation possibilities for particle size.  Continue reading Fritsch: Fast Analysis of Particle Shape and Size of Powders, Bulk Solids, Suspensions and Emulsions

Sick extends LMS Bulkscan non-Contact Belt Measurement to more Users

Waldkirch, Germany – SICK has extended its LMS Bulkscan laser scanner offering, so that more users can benefit from non-contact, continuous measurement of volume and mass throughput of bulk materials on conveyor belts. The SICK LMS111 Bulkscan provides highly-accurate, delay-free volume and mass flow measurements to maximise throughput of a wide range of bulk materials including waste, crops, fertilisers, building materials and food ingredients. Continue reading Sick extends LMS Bulkscan non-Contact Belt Measurement to more Users

New Innovations boost Tarmac Rail Freight Capabilities

Solihull, UK – Tarmac has enhanced its rail freight capabilities with a series of new innovations as part of an ongoing commitment to productivity and supporting delivery of the UK’s infrastructure ambitions. The UK building materials and construction solutions business has become the first in the UK to install a Liebherr LH80C ‘Supergrab’ Gantry Materials Handler. Continue reading New Innovations boost Tarmac Rail Freight Capabilities

Minebea Intec: Analogue and Digital – new and upgraded Load Cell for Dosing and Weighing

Hamburg, GermanyMinebea Intec is offering a new, innovative enhancement to its successful load cell PR 6201: The load cell Inteco is available now and provides customers from various industries with a significantly extended range of possibilities – from simple fill quantity control to high-precision weighing of even the heaviest silos and containers. Continue reading Minebea Intec: Analogue and Digital – new and upgraded Load Cell for Dosing and Weighing

Haver & Boecker at Powtech 2019: Packaging as a Key Factor of Success

Oelde, Germany – The Haver & Boecker Machinery Division will be exhibiting at this year’s Powtech from April 9-11 under the motto ‘Perfect Flow for our blue planet’. The focus is on the question of sustainability and resource conservation. The packaging specialist from Oelde is presenting itself together with Haver & Boecker Wire Weaving, and Behn + Bates – the experts for food packaging.

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Ava Group and Mining3 sign Contract for Development and Deployment of new Conveyor Monitoring System

Melbourne (VIC), Australia – Ava Group, a risk management services and technology company, has announced the signing of a development and commercialisation agreement with Mining3, a mining technology group. The contract will facilitate the launch of an innovative predictive asset monitoring solution from Future Fibre Technologies (FFT), an Ava Group company, set to revolutionise the monitoring of conveyors used in mining and other industries. Continue reading Ava Group and Mining3 sign Contract for Development and Deployment of new Conveyor Monitoring System

BinMaster: FeedView – Sensors and Software to simplify Feed Inventory

Lincoln (NE), United States Swine and poultry operations have a new solution to eliminate complex spreadsheets and climbing bins. Battery-powered, wireless sensors are combined with intuitive, simple software to automatically measure feed inventory. FeedView by BinMaster delivers timely data to a smartphone, tablet, or PC – transforming the way farms schedule feed deliveries. Continue reading BinMaster: FeedView – Sensors and Software to simplify Feed Inventory

DJS Process Consulting: Paper “The Build up of Detergent Agglomerates in an Auger Filler” published in Powder Technology Journal

Durham, United Kingdom David J. Smith, Director of DJS Process Consulting Ltd. has recently been named as an author of a publication with the title “The build up of detergent agglomerates in an auger filler” in the well respected Powder Technology Journal. Continue reading DJS Process Consulting: Paper “The Build up of Detergent Agglomerates in an Auger Filler” published in Powder Technology Journal

Nepean Conveyors: Extended Conveyor Pulley OEM and Overhaul Capability in Australia

Sydney (NSW), Australia Australian privately-owned conveyor component OEM, PROK Conveyor Components Pty. Ltd., a Nepean company, has finalised negotiations to extend its conveyor component capability with the addition of a fully operational specialised OEM pulley business based in Gosford, NSW. Continue reading Nepean Conveyors: Extended Conveyor Pulley OEM and Overhaul Capability in Australia