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

Siemens: Gearless Conveyor Drives help Mines in South America to transport large Volumes economically

München, Germany In many parts of the world, ore content in deposits is decreasing. The result is that more and more overburden has to be transported to receive a certain quantity of minerals. That puts equipment to the test, particularly the conveyors. However, with advancements in drive technology, such as the Siemens Direct Conveyor Drive System, mining companies can still keep availability high – as well as operate economically. Continue reading Siemens: Gearless Conveyor Drives help Mines in South America to transport large Volumes economically

Martin Engineering: How to achieve cleaner, safer and more productive Conveying with optimized Belt Cleaner Tension

Neponset (IL), United States The ability to maintain the proper force required to keep the edge of a belt cleaner blade against the belt is a key factor in the performance of any cleaning system. Blade-to-belt pressure must be controlled to achieve optimal cleaning with a minimal rate of blade wear. A belt cleaner that is properly installed and adjusted as described in this Martin Engineering article helps to minimize carryback and spillage, reducing risk and overall operating costs. Continue reading Martin Engineering: How to achieve cleaner, safer and more productive Conveying with optimized Belt Cleaner Tension

Sterling Systems: Ingredient Batching Systems provided with Dust Collection and Pneumatic Conveying

Sterling (IL), United States Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. is a manufacturer of custom micro, minor and bulk weighing and ingredient batching systems. What’s special about Sterling Systems is that the company develops customized systems so that customers get what they want and need, the way they want it. Continue reading Sterling Systems: Ingredient Batching Systems provided with Dust Collection and Pneumatic Conveying

BinMaster: Choosing the Point Level Sensor for Your Application

Lincoln (NE), United States – Point level indicators are an affordable, accurate tool to measure and alert to inventory high and low levels. Easy to set up and configurable to fit a wide range of application needs, point level indicators are a must-have for a safe, efficient operation. This whitepaper details what users can expect from a point level device and explores point level options in the marketplace and considerations when choosing a sensor.

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Flexco introduces new TUG HD Belt Clamps for Heavy-Duty Mining Applications

Rosenfeld, Germany – Flexco recently unveiled a new product in its belt maintenance line, TUG HD Belt Clamps. Designed to secure the belt for safe repair, the new belt clamps are available in 6- and 8-ton versions to meet the most stringent safety test standards. Continue reading Flexco introduces new TUG HD Belt Clamps for Heavy-Duty Mining Applications

TAKRAF Italy wins Ship Loader Supply Contract for a Project in Chile.

Genoa, Italy Towards the end of October 2018, TAKRAF Italy won a significant contract for the supply of a ship loader for an important expansion project in Chile. This award follows the signing of an important contract with a large global diversified mining company and confirms TAKRAF Italy’s growing reputation for the supply of marine equipment in the Americas. Continue reading TAKRAF Italy wins Ship Loader Supply Contract for a Project in Chile.

Lödige: Application-specific Ploughshare Mixer for Lithium Battery Masses

Paderborn, Germany – The processing of the required raw materials for the production of lithium batteries is subject to exacting quality requirements – up to the limits of technical feasibility. For example, the contamination of cathode masses by foreign ions, in particular iron, must be prevented at all costs. Lödige has addressed this challenging process-technical task with a special version of the proven Ploughshare mixer. Continue reading Lödige: Application-specific Ploughshare Mixer for Lithium Battery Masses

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