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Visit to KREISEL in Krauschwitz, Germany

On May 25, 2016 Ute and Reinhard Wöhlbier visited the bulk handling equipment manufacturer KREISEL GmbH & Co. KG in Krauschwitz, in the Görlitz district of Saxony, close to the border with Poland. We were welcomed by Wolfram Kreisel, Managing Director and Enrico Kasper, Sales Manager.

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KREISEL 100 Jahre – One hundred Years

Seit 100 Jahren stellt die Firma KREISEL Produkte für den Umweltschutz und den Schüttguttransport her — ein Portrait.

Since 100 years KREISEL manufactures products for environmental protection and bulk materials handling — a portrait.

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Successful Commissioning of KREISEL Ceramic Rotary Feeder at PPC Hercules

1. Introduction

This article reports on the benefits of KREISEL Ceramic Rotary feeder ZSV-H towards the screw pumps, and on the successful commissioning of ZSV-H in September, 2015.

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Vortex: Dustless Loading Spout (Loading Bellow)

The Vortex in-line filter for loading spouts and loading bellows offers dustless (dust-free) loading of dry bulk materials by capturing fugitive dust that is emitted during the loading process.

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VORTEX Announces Representative Agent in Israel

Vortex announces the appointment of Maof Machine Design and Manufacturing Ltd. as its exclusive agent in Israel. Maof is a leading manufacturer of conveyors, lifting equipment, sorting equipment, vibrators, drum filters, batching systems and grading systems for the food, aquaculture, plastics, recycling, waste disposal, agriculture and defense industries.

“We are very pleased to add Maof to our line of representatives,” says Laurence Millington, Vortex’s Director of International Business. “Israel is one of the nation’s most competitive economies today and we are happy to hire a strong, and competent agent as our first introduction into the Israeli market.”

Founded in 1989, Maof started as a steel fabrication workshop supporting agriculture and fisheries across the country. Over the years the company became more knowledgeable in mechanical engineering and as a result, the company is able to use this experience by providing full turnkey solutions to its clients in many different types of industries.

“Vortex’s product line complements our integrated engineering solutions,” says Oved Bachinsky, CEO of Maof. “We are now able to offer a full line of slide gates, diverter valves and loading spouts as a single piece of equipment for an existing footprint or as part of an end. We look forward to representing Vortex in Israel.”

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KREISEL Conveying System

In cooperation with a world-leading cement manufacturer KREISEL Engineering developed in the last few months a modular pneumatic conveying system in form of shipping containers for storage, dosing and feeding of secondary fuels like saw dust, rice husks, sunflower grinded husks or coffee husks.

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VORTEX – Factors to consider when selecting a diverter valve

Selecting a diverter valve for your pneumatic conveying system can be a tough job, especially when you consider how many diverter valves are on the market. Yet a properly selected diverter valve can keep your operation running smoothly, cut maintenance costs, and improve your conveying system’s efficiency. After outlining factors you should consider to select a diverter valve for your system, this article provides descriptions of commonly used diverter valves, how they work, how they’re applied, and their pros and cons.

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VORTEX – Wye Line Pneumatic Diverter Valves

Vortex diverter valve for vacuum or dilute phase pneumatic conveying systems. Able to handle pressures up to 15 psig or 1 barg depending on size.

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Vortex – Telescopic Loading Spout

Vortex Loading Solutions provide fast and steady material flow during the loading of dry/bulk solid materials in open and/or enclosed vessels such as trucks, railcars, tank vehicles, ships, barges, and stockpiling. These loading spouts are designed to capture fugitive dust, prevent material waste, and ensure plant and environmental safety, with low maintenance and service expenses.

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