Gelsenkirchen, Germany – Masterflex Group, a specialist for connecting and hose systems made of high-performance plastics and fabrics for demanding industrial applications, is ensuring that roads, squares and paths remain clean. Under the Masterflex brand, the company is presenting a new microbe- and hydrolysis-resistant suction and transport hose. Continue reading Masterflex: New Suction and Transport Hose makes the Streets Cleaner
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
Somerset (NJ), United States – Process equipment manufacturer Gericke USA, has unveiled the Pulse-Flow™ PTA dense phase pneumatic conveying system. Featuring a proprietary design, the Pulse-Flow pneumatic conveying system directs the air or nitrogen into the pressure vessel and pipeline in timed, regular pulses that form the dry material into separate, wavelike, pulsed slugs. Continue reading Gericke USA: New Dense Phase System uses Low Velocity Slugs to protect Sensitive Products
Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. is a manufacturer of custom micro, minor and bulk weighing and ingredient batching systems. What’s special about Sterling Systems is that the company develops customized systems so that customers get what they want and need, the way they want it. Continue reading Sterling Systems: Ingredient Batching Systems provided with Dust Collection and Pneumatic Conveying
Friedrichsdorf, Germany – motan-colortronic‘s exhibits at the Plastpol 2018 comprised a cross-section of the company’s product range, as well as its updated range of METRO G conveying systems – one of the highlights of the stand. The Plastpol also marked the updated range’s launch on the Polish market. The new version systems feature an even greater range of options and other improvements that were inspired by customer feedback.
Helsinki, Finland – Cargotec has signed an agreement with JCE Invest AB to establish a joint venture, Bruks Siwertell Group, specialised in dry bulk handling. The new joint venture will own Siwertell AB (previously part of Kalmar Business Area within Cargotec) and BRUKS Holding AB (previously part of JCE Group).
Chicago (IL), United States – A large flour producer in the US manufactures and distributes corn flour as an ingredient in various food products. Roughly one year ago plant engineers installed three 6-inch Chain-Vey tubular drag conveyors for the transport of yellow and white corn flour. The Chain-Veys supplied by Modern Process Equipment (MPE) replaced screw conveyors and pneumatic conveyors that resulted in poor customer feedback with product being out of spec.
Stuttgart, Germany – Coperion’s newly developed FLUIDLIFT ecoblue® is a quality and efficiency-enhancing pneumatic conveying process for plastic pellets. According to Coperion, compared to conventional designs, the process generates much less dust and streamers, which improves the quality of the product and reduces waste. Coperion will present its new process for the first time worldwide at NPE 2018 in Orlando (FL), USA. Continue reading Coperion at NPE 2018: FLUIDLIFT ecoblue minimizes Dust and increases Efficiency of Pneumatic Conveying of Pellets
Darmstadt, Germany – The new Schenck Process 3-A approved Hygienic Round Top Removal (HRT) Filter is designed for sanitary applications where dust collection is required in low-capacity pneumatic conveying systems such as vacuum loading of extruders or refilling minor/micro hoppers.
Stuttgart, Germany – At this year’s Chinaplas (April 24-27, 2018: National Exhibition and Convention Center (Shanghai), Hongqiao, Shanghai, P.R. China) Coperion GmbH, Stuttgart, Germany, presents itself as a total technology solution provider for all plastics processing applications.