By D. Mills, V. Agarwal –The material feeding device is particularly critical to the successful operation of any pneumatic conveying system. Many of the feeders available have no moving parts and it is not always obvious how material flow rate can be reliably achieved. Continue reading The Proper Flow Rate – Material Feed Rate Control for Pneumatic Conveying Systems
Tiverton, United Kingdom – At the beginning of January Rotolok appointed John Pickering as Product and Business Development Manager for the ROTOLOK Group, based at the company’s Headquarters in Tiverton, UK. Continue reading ROTOLOK appoints experienced Product and Business Development Manager
Salina (KS), USA – To significantly shorten delivery times for customers of the Americas market, Coperion K-Tron located in Salina, KS USA, is starting the US production of Coperion Germany rotary valves type ZRD in Salina. The Coperion brand rotary valves are being added to the full line of Aerolock™ rotary valves that Coperion K-Tron Salina has manufactured for 60 years and ships to hundreds of customers each year.
In 2011, LACADEE from the small town of Laissac in the southern French region of Occitanie, commissioned a new animal feed mash processing plant. The French engineering company, CART, who designed the plant, relied on WAM France for the supply of a variety of WAMGROUP® equipment worth a six-digit amount. The supply consisted of more than thirty WAM® screw conveyors and feeders of different types and sizes, five chain conveyors, four bucket elevators by RONCUZZI®, a 10,500-litre batch mixer by MAP®, five WAM® dust collectors, as well as a large number of slide gates, pressure relief valves and vibrating bin aerators by OLI®, along with a rotary valve and a double-dump valve by TOREX® and an FIBC discharger by EXTRAC®.