The recycling and reuse of plastic materials calls for the conversion of scraps into workable raw materials which involves the compounding and pelleting of the scrap materials. The process used by a Spanish manufacturer equires the addition of mineral powder prior to extruding. Replacing the formerly open bag with a big-bag emptying station provided for a more efficient production and a cleaner working environment. Continue reading Bulk Bag Discharging plus Pneumatic Conveying – Enhanced Handling Capacity Boosts Plastic Compounding Productivity
By D. Boger – As the number of options for bulk bag filling equipment options increases, so should the ability of the specifier to evaluate stand-alone equipment and integrated systems against current and anticipated needs. Continue reading Specifying a Bulk Bag Filler: The six most important Parameters to consider
Whitstable, United Kingdom – A new BULK-OUT® Bulk Bag Discharger from Flexicon features a bag piercing receiving hopper and side-mounted flow promotion devices to feed downstream processes at ultra-high rates. The BFC Series discharger features a cantilevered I-beam with electric hoist and trolley for loading a bulk bag without the use of a forklift, and lowering it onto the hopper’s four-bladed knife. Continue reading Flexicon: Discharger pierces single-use Bulk Bags, cuts Cycle Times
Beckum, Germany – BEUMER 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
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.Continue reading Haver & Boecker at Powtech 2019: Packaging as a Key Factor of Success
Beckum, Germany – BEUMER Group, a single-source provider for filling, palletising and packaging technologies, develops complete packaging lines with perfectly compatible components. The right palletising technology is key to achieving optimally packaged load units and for the secure transportation of bags, buckets, packages or canisters. Continue reading BEUMER Group: Palletising Solutions with attractive Design and reliable Operation
Die Davert GmbH ist Anbieter von Bio-Lebensmitteln und steht für kontinuierliche Weiterentwicklung von Verarbeitungsverfahren und sorgfältige Kontrolle – vom Anbau bis zur Verpackung. Hier kommt die BEUMER Group ins Spiel. Denn die fertigen Waren wie Reis, Hülsenfrüchte und Getreideprodukte sowie Zucker, Trockenfrüchte, Nüsse, Öl- und Keimsaaten in bester Bio-Qualität sind geschützt vor Staub und Schädlingen zu lagern und anschließend beschädigungsfrei zu den Drogerie- und Naturkostmärkten zu transportieren.
Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. is pleased to announce availability of its customized automatic Material Weighing Systems. These systems (a.k.a. micro, minor and major ingredient weighing or batching systems) can include supply bins, feeders, work platforms, automatic or manual bin refilling.
Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. announced that its Micro/Minor Ingredient Batching Systems can be provided with custom features that enhance personnel health and safety, along with added increases in productivity. Ingredient batching systems are multi-bin modular batching systems. As batches are made, the ingredients are emptied from the bins. Eventually the bins need to be refilled. Continue reading Sterling Systems & Controls: Added Safety and Productivity in Bag Handling