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
Beckum, Germany – At bauma, which will take place in Munich, Germany from 8 to 14 April, BEUMER Group will provide information on their efficient transport solutions for the mining industry, among other areas. Overland conveyors and Pipe Conveyors transport various raw materials over long distances and often through rough terrain. This is generally faster, more cost-efficient and environmentally friendly than trucking. Continue reading BEUMER Group at bauma 2019: Reliable across rough Terrain
Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. have announced the availability of its line of bulk bag handling systems. These include customized unloading systems and also customized bulk bag filling systems. Bulk bag unloading systems can include bulk bag discharging, material weighing and batch dispensing, along with the controls required for automatic operation. Continue reading Sterling Systems & Controls: customized Bulk Bag Unloading and Filling Solutions
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
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.
Hamburg, Germany – With the new EasyFill application, Minebea Intec is offering an innovative solution for easy single-component dosing. The software ensures simple and automated filling of raw materials such as liquids, powders and granulates. This reduces the manual workload, speeds up the production process and ensures that product quality remains consistent. Continue reading Minebea Intec: A cost-effective Solution for simple Dosing and Filling Processes
During production it is invaluable to be able to charge a wide range of receivers or packaging. Each application has different handling requirements. Flexible integration is critical, with safety, productivity, containment and cleaning also being key issues.
The DCS Drum Containment System by the Dec Group has been developed to provide a safe and contained method of filling drums, big bags and continuous liners. It also has the capability of emptying process equipment and filling packaging in one step. Precise Big Bag filling is also provided by the DCS system in combination with a PTS Feeder.
(Published on YouTube on January 3, 2017)
Fully automatic high performance bagging system for sugar: IGF 900 bagging machine by CONCETTI with heatsealing system to close woven PP bags with PE inner liner.
First closing option: fold-over and sewing with filling thread
Second closing option: heat sealing of inner PE liner and sewing. (published on YouTube September 23, 2015)
To replace an existing weighing, bagging and palletising system without enlarging or modifying the plant can sometimes be a challenge but it also represents an opportunity for an entrepreneur. Concetti of Bastia, Umbria, Italy recently supplied just such a turnkey solution combining a fully automatic bagging system IGF600 designed for woven PP open mouth bags and a bulk bag filling system to a South American manufacturer of pig and cattle feed.
Shiploading Systems That Meet Stringent Requirements
Quickborn, Germany, July 2016 – The Quickborn-based company SMB International has commissioned two complex shiploading systems In the Algerian port city of Oran. With the development of a wholly interconnected system, the company, which has international experience, has set new benchmarks in terms of the flexibility and automation of ship loaders.