Whitstable, United Kingdom – A new Block-Buster® Bulk Bag Conditioner from Flexicon features a laser safety curtain that automatically stops the system’s hydraulic rams, scissor lift and turntable if the laser beam is obstructed, eliminating the need for safety-hinged doors and interlock switches for operator safety.
Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. has developed and implemented the capability to automate the ingredient batching of the rubber compounding process. Using a hybrid ingredient bulk material batching system that combines minor bin and bulk bag ingredient batching, Sterling Systems has been automating rubber compounding and replaced the slower, labor intensive manual batching with an efficient, fast and accurate automated system.
Bastia Umbra, Italy – Concetti has launched an automatic big bag (Fibcs) weighing, filling and closing system which is operated by one single employee. The new net weighing and filling station for single loop big bag can fill up to 150/BB per hour, ensuring an high productivity and flexibility. The system allows the automation of a manual process that generally employs three members of staff, greatly reducing costs and ensuring greater safety at work.
Groningen, The Netherlands – Jansen&Heuning has delivered a crusher for bigbags to a customer in the Netherlands. It is the first machine of a new series, developed in-house. The crusher crushes raw materials in bigbags into useful products. Continue reading Jansen&Heuning: New Bigbag Crusher performs well
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