Hoeng, Denmark – A pendulum bucket elevator is the obvious choice for gentle and flexible conveying of bulk products, but when it comes to fine powders and very abrasive products this is still a challenge. Simatek Bulk Systems introduced a new Forced Feeding System which – in combination with other initiatives – makes pendulum bucket elevators very suited for conveying complex powders with poor flow properties, as well as being fragile, abrasive or explosive. Continue reading Simatek Bulk Systems: Forced Feeding System makes Bucket Elevators suited for Complex Powders
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.
Belleville (NJ), USA – VAC-U-MAX announced exhibition at the 2018 International Powder & Bulk Solids Expo that will be held April 24-26 at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center in Rosemont, IL, Booth 1316 – exhibiting the latest advances in powder-handling process automation solutions and industrial vacuum cleaning systems that maximize plant safety and industrial hygiene.
Sewell (NJ), USA – Coperion and Coperion K-Tron will be exhibiting at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exhibition (April 24-26, 2018), Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, Rosemont, Illinois, USA, Booth 1413. The booth will feature feeding, pneumatic conveying and systems engineering solutions for various processing applications in the powder and bulk materials industries.
Stuttgart, Germany – Coperion Middle East Co., Ltd., Al Jubail, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, opened a new facility in the Jubail 2 district with a two day customer event in early February 2018. With this new facility, with a footprint of over 1400 square meter including a over 800 square meter workshop, Coperion Middle East will be able to provide even faster services around its customers’ extrusion and compounding plants.
IK Investment Partners to sell Schenck Process to Blackstone
IK Investment Partners (“IK”), a leading Pan-European private equity firm, is pleased to announce that the IK 2007 Fund has reached an agreement with private equity funds managed by Blackstone (“Blackstone”) to sell Schenck Process (“Schenck”), a global market leader in measuring and process technology
Automated Weighing and Predictive Maintenance as Focus Topics of METTLER TOLEDO at POWTECH.
A new compact weight transmitter from METTLER TOLEDO saves space inside the control cabinet and provides full connectivity to PLC systems with high accuracy at an exceptional speed. New weigh modules from 220 kg to 90 tons offer predictive maintenance features and are easy to install.
Remote service demands optimum protection of your data. With #InTouch #Remote Service all data traffic between METTLER TOLEDO and your scales are protected with third-party accredited security measures including encryption by #SSL certificates and authentication. This protection typically requires no changes to your existing #IT or security infrastructure, as your equipment initiates all communications.
The SWB505 MultiMount™ weigh module now comes with new and improved load-cell technology for even higher accuracy that was possible before. It is easy and safe to install and has received OIML C6 and NTEP IIIM approvals for use in applications with a high-accuracy requirement.
METTLER TOLEDO now offers a new family of high-precision weighing platforms. The PBK9 and PFK9 weighing platforms provide superior accuracy and reliability in harsh industrial conditions with flexibility to be used for many applications.