Lincoln (NE), United States – Operations processing powders, fine-grained, or coarse-grained bulk solids can add the BinMaster VR-90 vibrating rod or VF-95 vibrating fork to their arsenal of point level sensors for hazardous locations. The VR-90 and VF-95 are approved to ATEX, FM, CSA, and IEC standards for use in hazardous locations. Both the vibrating rod and fork are available with either an electropolished or precision-casted stainless-steel housing suitable for food or chemical processing environments. Continue reading BinMaster: Vibrating Sensors measure Levels in hazardous Locations
Bolton, United Kingdom – Solids handling equipment specialist, Ajax Equipment, has supplied a leading UK environmental solutions provider, with a plant for processing calcium sulphate filter cake, as part of a water treatment facility. The Ajax equipment includes a hopper, twin screw feeder and screw conveyor. Continue reading Ajax Equipment: Powder Handling System for Water Treatment Plant
Putnam (CT), United States – The AirSweep® Material Activation System eliminates bridging, ratholes and buildup, providing a first-in, first-out, on-demand material flow. Continue reading Control Concepts: AirSweep Material Flow Test – Resin Flakes
Bolton, United Kingdom – Solids handling specialist, Ajax Equipment, has supplied leading process solutions provider with a hopper and twin screw feeder for powder handling. The company supplies equipment and process solutions for the safe handling of powder and granular materials as well as liquids and gases. Continue reading Ajax Equipment supplies Hopper and Twin Screw Feeder for Powder Handling
Marine City (MI), USA – Global provider of industrial vibration equipment Martin Vibration Systems & Solutions, member of Martin Engineering, has introduced a versatile mounting solution for bins, hoppers and chutes – with no welding, drilling or tapping required – speeding up vibrator installation and eliminating the usual system downtime. Continue reading Martin Vibration Systems & Solutions: Innovative Vibrator Mounting Solution without Welding or Bolting
Whitstable, United Kingdom – Flexible screw conveyors in popular sizes are now available for shipment in two-to-five days as ready-to-assemble packages with Flexicon’s Quick-Ship Programme, the company announced. Conveyor tubes and screws offered through the programme are supplied in any length from 3 to 12 m, in diameters from 67 to 115 mm Outside Diameter (OD). Continue reading Flexicon: Flexible Screw Conveyor Quick-Ship Programme
Whitstable, United Kingdom – New from Flexicon is a Twin BEV-CON Flexible Screw Conveyor system with a common hopper and mobile base constructed and finished to sanitary standards. Ready to plug-in and run, the self-contained system can fill two vessels with the same material simultaneously. Mounted on a frame with locking castors for in-plant mobility, it can be utilised in multiple locations, and rolled to a wash-down booth. Continue reading Flexicon: Twin Flexible Screw Conveyor with common Hopper, mobile Base
Darmstadt, Germany – Schenck Process released the latest generation of its SENSiQ® WB weighbeam technology, a high-capacity load cell with a nominal capacity of 600 metric tons for installation by simple bolting into the given steel structure. This makes it ideal for hopper scales with a total weight of up to 2500 tons, as well as for hoppers in train loading systems.
Lincoln (NE), United States – Mining, aggregate, and cement operations challenged with managing inventory in covered storage bunkers have a new option available from BinMaster that combines leading-edge software and the 3DLevelScanner acoustic sensor to measure the level of materials piled under structures. Multiple sensors measure and map levels across the material surface, while MultiVision software separates the piled material into virtual sections.
Bolton, United Kingdom – Solids handling equipment maker, Ajax Equipment, announced a new type of silo cascade mixer enabling batch powder processing in squat, square mixing containers in place of tall conventional conical hoppers, for plants where space is limited. The mixer combines mass flow and intake recycling screw technology that minimises power consumption whilst providing efficient mixing. Continue reading Ajax: Compact Silo Cascade Mixer Space-Saving Alternative to conventional Conical Hoppers