Utica (NY), United States – A new Rotary Continuous Mixer model CM-16X4-SS from Munson Machinery provides continuous, high-capacity mixing of bulk materials with or without liquid additions at low cost per volume of output. Powered by a 0.37 kW explosion-proof motor, the mixer consists of a 41 cm diameter by 122 cm long cylindrical drum with fixed internal mixing flights that impart a gentle, back-flow mixing action free of dead spots.
Detmold, Germany – At the NPE 2018 trade show MTI Mischtechnik will present its current portfolio of container-type, vertical, horizontal, cooling, and heating/cooling mixers for the plastics industry. One highlight at the company’s booth is a Heating/Cooling Mixer Combination MTI Flex®-line type M 2000 / K 8000 that impresses with its outstanding dimensions, providing 8000 liters of cooling vessel capacity while measuring over 7 m (23 ft) in length and close to 5 m (16.5 ft) in height.
Hauppauge (NY), USA — Ross now offers protective light curtains providing automatic safety shutoff of Tumble Blenders whenever an operator crosses a defined security boundary. Due to the nature of the rotating mix chamber, a safety railing is supplied standard on all Ross Tumble Blenders. The addition of optional light curtains further improves operator safety.
Groningen, Netherlands — Jansen & Heuning supplied a fully automated feed installation for a dairy farm in Saudi Arabia with 70.000 cows. Two newly developed concentrates mixers, each with a drive power of 110 kW, are the heart of this installation.
Tewkesbury, UK — Freeman Technology released the application note ‘Understanding the Impact of High-Shear Blending’, available for download from the Freeman company website. The note describes how three magnesium oxide based blends, produced using different equipment, were evaluated using the FT4 Powder Rheometer® to assess the influence of the production method, and the impact on product quality.
Dinnissen is developing by a mix of innovations.
Dinnissen has broadened the deployability of its mixers, thanks to a mix of innovations. The mixers have been further improved in several areas, and, moreover, they explicitly consider the role of the mixer in the overall operation. That is why the validation of mixing processes have now been added to their service.
We welcome Gebr. Lödige (Loedige) as a new Member of our eDirectory information system!
Gebr. Lödige Maschinenbau GmbH, inventor of the Ploughshare® Mixer, is a worldwide leading manufacturer of machines and subsystems for industrial mixing and related process technologies for bulk solids, granulates, powders, dust, paste and sludge.
Sonthofen, Germany, January 24, 2017 – Mike Kerins is the new Mixing Division Sales Manager at the American subsidiary BHS-Sonthofen Inc. based in Charlotte, North Carolina. BHS-Sonthofen has appointed him to further strengthen the sales team, which has quadrupled the number of mixers installed in North America since 2011. Moreover, BHS is now offering its customers the option to carry out material and field tests at their own facilities by providing laboratory mixers on a rental basis from the Charlotte location.
Presentation of the Business Unit Grinding & Dispersing
The Business Unit Grinding & Dispersing, one of three business units of the global NETZSCH Group, offers a comprehensive program for the many challenges in mechanical process engineering. Here the Business Unit is primarily involved in the areas of wet and dry grinding, mixing, dispersing, de-aeration and classifying. The laboratory- and production-scale machines, as well as complete production lines, are used in almost all areas of industry, such as the forward-looking nanotechnology, the production of ink, minerals or foods.
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The Netzsch Business Unit Grinding & Dispersing, with headquarters in Selb, will acquire the company ECUTEC Barcelona SL effective November 17, 2016.
ECUTEC is a leading supplier of production equipment and process solutions for the dry processing of minerals. The company’s primary focus is ultrafine grinding and classification as well as special surface coatings of such products. Founded in Germany in 1996, ECUTEC now has headquarters in Barcelona, where it employs a staff of 25.
The Netzsch Business Unit Grinding & Dispersing is also active in the market for mineral applications with its Business Field “Minerals & Mining” .