Tag Archives: Hopper

Flexicon: High Capacity Tipper for mobile Bins

Whitstable, United Kingdom – A new open-chute High-Lift Bin Tipper from Flexicon hydraulically raises and dumps mobile bins into a hopper that feeds an integral flexible screw conveyor operating under loss-of-weight control. Bins weighing up to 1350 kg are rolled into a three-sided pen, where a lifting tongue centred inboard of the castors raises and seats the rim of the bin against a grate which, together with panelled side bracing, steadies the bin during the dumping cycle, and directs the discharge path of material. Continue reading Flexicon: High Capacity Tipper for mobile Bins

Ajax Equipment: Mobile Integrated Hopper and Screw Feeders for Pathway Intermediates

Bolton, United Kingdom – Solids handling equipment maker, Ajax Equipment, has supplied leading bioscience research specialist, Pathway Intermediates, with two stainless steel integrated hopper and inclined screw feeders. The new equipment is designed to significantly increase Pathway’s output of a mixed powder. Pathway Intermediates provides research input and innovation to the bioscience industry, primarily focussing on animal health. Continue reading Ajax Equipment: Mobile Integrated Hopper and Screw Feeders for Pathway Intermediates

Sufficient Stock at Lower Cost: Reducing the Cost of Carrying Safety Stocks

By A. Sharabi Following, please find how accurate level measurement can improve inventory reporting and reduce safety stocks of bulk solids, helping companies meet financial targets, reduce costs and increase sales. Continue reading Sufficient Stock at Lower Cost: Reducing the Cost of Carrying Safety Stocks

Bulk Materials Storage Design: Considerations for the Design of Materials Handling Storage Plants

By S. Roos Bulk material storage is either used for buffering between different handling/processing steps (e.g. ahead of the washing plant in mines) or as an “equalizer” in batch-wise working processes. Associated problems and counter measures are described hereafter. Continue reading Bulk Materials Storage Design: Considerations for the Design of Materials Handling Storage Plants

Munson Machinery: Stand-Alone Lump Breaker

Utica (NY), United States Munson Machinery has introduced a new De-Clumper™ Lump Breaker model RDC-1530-SS with support base and infeed hopper designed for stand-alone operation. Unlike units permanently installed between upstream and downstream equipment, the self-standing configuration can be fed from a variety of upstream sources including handheld containers, and can straddle downstream equipment, drums, boxes or mobile bins for processing, storage or packaging. Continue reading Munson Machinery: Stand-Alone Lump Breaker

Ajax Equipment: Nickel Handling System for Projex Solutions

Bolton, United Kingdom – Solids handling specialist, Ajax Equipment, has supplied Brighouse based project engineering, design and consultancy service provider, Projex Solutions Limited, with a handling system comprising collecting hopper and screw conveyor for transferring Nickel and Nickel Oxide powder. Continue reading Ajax Equipment: Nickel Handling System for Projex Solutions

BinMaster: Vibrating Sensors measure Levels in hazardous Locations

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

Ajax Equipment: Powder Handling System for Water Treatment Plant

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

Ajax Equipment supplies Hopper and Twin Screw Feeder for Powder Handling

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