PTXi International – The event provides a market-based, unified perspective on the full range of processing and powder technologies, products, equipment, systems, services, and education, while offering dedicated features focusing on powder and bulk solids processing, food processing, chemical processing, pharmaceutical processing, and packaging solutions for the process industries.
Kemutec – Specialists in Powder Processing Technology – again exhibits in Chicago this year.
Kemutec specializes in powder processing equipment and systems, flow control and isolation valves, and gravity flow control applications. Supplying the Kek, GKM, PPS, Gardner, and Mucon brand names, Kemutec has expertise in size reduction, sifting, mixing, and flow control technology in the food, pharmaceutical, chemical and environmental industries. Our line includes, sifters, screeners, cone mills, air classifier mills, kibbler/pre-breakers, universal mills, iris diaphragm valves, slide gate valves, butterfly valves, disc valves, discharge aids and level indicators.
Kek Centrifugal Sifter
The Kek Centrifugal Sifter is the class leader for high speed processing of powders, granules and slurries. Featuring a fully cantilever shaft, the unit benefits from easy access and rapid screen changes, in most cases under 30 seconds. This design facilitates easy cleaning and provides the highest standards in hygiene. It also features virtually tool free maintenance resulting in maximum output and uptime. It is available for gravity and full inline pneumatic conveying applications with output ranges from a few pounds per hour to over 100,000 lbs/hr.
GKM Flat Tumbler Screener
The GKM Siebtechnik Ultimate Tumbler Screener provides accurate control screening, classifying, de-dusting of dry, powdered, and granular products. It is particularly suitable for high feed rates and multi deck separations of fine, lightweight products that are difficult to screen. It is the perfect and reliable solution for the precise separation of powders and granules in 1-6 fractions. The GKM Tumbler Screener is especially suited for fine and difficult screening applications with feed rates from 10 kg/hr up to 40 t/hr. Available with mesh sizes of 20 microns to 20 mm, the GKM Ultimate Tumbler Screener presented by Kemutec is the ultimate screening solution.
Kek-Gardner Universal Mill
The Kek Universal Lab Size Mill from Kemutec is the world’s first truly universal mill. Featuring interchangeable grinding media, the Kek Universal Mill offers versatility unmatched by anything in the market. Designed for laboratory and pilot plant applications, this is the perfect mill for product/process development and is directly scalable to R&D, pilot and production applications. Capable of fine grinding between 30-500µ the easy clean design is hygienic and available with a variety of grinding media and discharge options. Mills are available in stainless steel with a variety of finishes including bead blast or mirror finish.
Kemutec offers a variety of flow control valves from Mucon
Mucon JS Valve
Featuring The Mucon JS Iris Diaphragm Valve, it is specifically designed for fitting to Big Bag Discharge Stations for the controlled emptying of product. Available in three sizes – 12″, 15″ and 18″ diameter – the valve is suitable for dry powder materials up to 62 lb/ft3 (1000 kg/m3). The single diaphragm and multi-notched body provides a dust tight closure and optimum flow control while the tapered valve inlet prevents damage and aids flow. Its robust construction and slim design features mounting holes that are drilled top and bottom for optimal fitting to Big Bag Discharge Stations.
Mucon K2P Iris Valve
The Mucon K2 Powered Iris Valves is designed for automatic and remote applications that require high levels of hygiene. This valve utilizes the patented, molded diaphragm technology already employed throughout the Mucon K-Valve range.
The Mucon K2 Powered Iris Valve is engineered with great care to balance the requirements of quick disconnect, ease of cleaning and hygienic design with reliability and control system integration. All body parts are manufactured from 316 stainless steel, as standard. The white molded diaphragms manufactured from FDA approved materials are available in Natural Rubber, EPDM or Silicone. Body seal are also produced in FDA approved silicone rubber.
Mucon VE Hygienic Butterfly Valves
Kemutec is proud to present the ultimate in hygienic Butterfly Valves, the Mucon VE Hygienic Butterfly Valve. Features include easy strip-down and FDA seals resulting in a flow control and isolation valve capable of meeting the demanding requirements of the pharmaceutical, nutritional and food industries. The Mucon VE Butterfly Valve is available in an extensive size range from 100 mm (4”) to 300 mm (12”) diameter, manual or pneumatic operation, construction material of stainless steel or Hastelloy, all suitable for powders, granules and gels.