TOMRA Autosort Color separates Glass from Municipal Solid Waste at high Throughput

Mülheim-Kärlich, Germany TOMRA Sorting Recycling has introduced “Autosort Color”, a new machine which works in combination with “Autosort Laser” to separate glass from municipal solid waste with unprecedented effectiveness. According to TOMRA, Autosort color achieves purity rates greater than 95% at high throughput rates, even when input materials are wet, dusty or dirty.
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Wirtgen: Bauxite Mining with Surface Miners maximizes Profitability in Guinea

Windhagen, Germany West African Guinea is known for possessing the largest reserves of high-quality bauxite in the world. This potential has prompted the country to continually expand its bauxite mining sector in recent years, making substantial investments. Wirtgen surface miners are playing a decisive role in this development process, as many of the country’s bauxite mining operations rely on Wirtgen’s technology as their standard extraction technique.
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Borealis: final investment decision Taken to expand capacity of PP plant in Kallo, Belgium

Kallo, Belgium – Borealis is increasing its Polypropylene (PP) capacity in Europe and strengthening its long-term commitment to meet the European customers’ needs for innovative polypropylene. The company has taken the final investment decision to expand the capacity of its PP plant in Kallo, Belgium, by 80kt. The added capacity is expected to come on stream in mid-2020.

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Bedeschi: ONT wins Contract for Belt Conveyor System at Yanbu Port, Saudi Arabia

Limena (PD), Italy – ONT, part of the BEDESCHI Group, was commissioned by OCRIM with a new belt conveyor system for grain in Yanbu Port – Saudi Arabia. The order comprises a system of three belt conveyors with a width of 1400 mm and a length of 180 m+360 m+36 m transporting 1000 t/h grain from the client ship-unloader on the jetty to the existing storage bins.

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AUMUND Förder­technik: Chains that meet the Requirements of Heavy Industry

Rheinberg, Germany – Industry has many choices today for conveyor chains. Most available chains are designed for a certain strength rating and expected wear life. However, there is much more to chain design than these basic parameters. AUMUND, being a conveyor specialist, has designed their chains to meet the demand of certain heavy production industries, based upon more than 40 years of experience.

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EDEM: Even more particles, faster with latest Version of Bulk Material Simulation Software

Edinburgh, Scotland EDEM®, a leading provider of Discrete Element Method (DEM) technology for bulk material simulation announced the release of the latest version of its flagship software. As the demand for performing big simulations involving millions of particles of any shape and size increases, EDEM continues to harness the latest GPU technology to enable users to run larger and more advanced simulations faster.

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SABIC/Plastic Energy sign MoU for Recycled Feedstock Supply, intend to build Plant in the Netherlands

London, United Kingdom – SABIC has announced it has signed a memorandum of understanding (MoU) with UK-based PLASTIC ENERGY Ltd., a pioneer in chemical plastics recycling, for the supply of feedstock to support SABIC’s petrochemical operations in Europe, as per the company’s press release. SABIC and PLASTIC ENERGY intend to build a first commercial plant in the Netherlands to refine and upgrade a valuable feedstock, known as TACOIL. The plant is anticipated to enter commercial production in 2021.

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Russia revived USD 4 billion Port Project – Cargo Turnover to include 50 million tpa of Coal

Moscow, Russia – According to a report by Russia Today, plans have been brought back to live for a USD 4 billion sea port project in the Nenets region, one of Russia’s northernmost areas. Annual cargo turnover of the project, which is said to be key to the country’s strategic plan to open shipping in the Arctic, is set to reach 70 million tons, of which 50 million tons will account for coal shipments.

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thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions: Record 20.000 tph Stockyard Equipment for BHP South Flank Iron Ore Project

Essen, Germany thyssenkrupp Industrial Solutions has been awarded one of the largest fabrication and construction projects the company has ever handled in Western Australia. Under the contract, thyssenkrupp will design, supply, construct and commission large-scale stockyard machines for the BHP South Flank iron ore project in the central Pilbara region of Western Australia. The contract is valued at approximately €150 million (A$250 million).

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Sterling Systems & Controls: Grinding Automation Application

Sterling (IL), United States  Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. announces availability of its automation application module for the Grinding of solids, such as for Grinding applications in Feedmills. Grinders are known by many names/types, e.g. Grinder, Classifier, Hammermill, etc. Sterling Systems routinely incorporates its Grinding application module in automation systems within a variety of industries, most notably in feed, Petfood, seed, food and other agricultural industries.

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