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Brabender Technologie 60 Jahre: Ein Unternehmen für alle Schüttgut-Lösungen

·      Brabender Technologie hat sich sechs Jahrzehnte nach seiner Gründung als einer der weltweit führenden Anbieter für Geräte und Systeme zum Wägen, Dosieren, Austragen, Steuern und der Durchflussmessung von Schüttgütern etabliert.
·      Als Teil ihres Selbstverständnisses bietet das Unternehmen kompetenten und verlässlichen Service rund um die Uhr an allen Standorten weltweit.
·      Der im Sommer 2017 in Duisburg bezogene neu gebaute Firmensitz ‚K49’ stellt die Weichen für eine weitere erfolgreiche Zukunft.

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AJAX: Top Tips 11 – Interfacing Screw Feeders with Hoppers

When using a hopper and screw feeder together the hopper provides holding capacity to allow the feeder to operate and must provide reliable feed of material to flood feed the screw. The ability of the hopper to work well with the screw feeder is essential as any restriction in material flow at this point can impact on the process and final product. Here are Ajax’s top tips on interfacing screw feeders with hoppers:

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Lyn Bates: Solid Sense – The Selection of Screw Feeders

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We would like to present the Solid Sense articles by one of the great Bulkoholics of our times, Lyn Bates, Director of AJAX, and invite your comments and discussions.

The Selection of Screw Feeders         

•  User Guide to Hopper Selection for Operational Performance

•  Violent Vibrating of Screw Elevator due to ‘Epicyclic Rolling’ of the screw.

 

1.     Ten Key Steps for the Un-enlightened Purchaser of Solids Handling Equipment

2.    Ten Key Steps to Ensure Sound Solids Handling Contracts

3.    Ten Key Steps to Secure Safe and Reliable Powder Test Results

4.    Ten Key Steps to Minimise Particle Attrition during Handling

5.    Ten Key Steps for Reliable Lean Phase Pneumatic Conveying

6.    Ten Key Steps for Reliable Screw Conveyor Performance

7.    Ten Key Steps for Avoiding Screw Feeder Discharge Problems

8.    Ten Key Steps to Counter Segregation

9.    The Flow Commandments – by Ajax

10. Ten Key Steps for Achieving Reliable Flow from Hoppers

11.  Solids Sense – Key Steps

12. Solid Sense by Lyn Bates – Contents

 

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WAMGROUP: DUSTFIX® for Slag Dust Conditioning in Landfill

The DUSTFIX® Dust Conditioner was developed to condition industrial dust in an economical manner, considerably simplifying handling and disposal operations. Innovative SINTTM engineering polymer components make the DUSTFIX® Conditioner suitable for continuous duty. In a particularly short mixing time, throughput rates ranging from 20 to 80 m³/h are achieved.

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Vibra Screw: Bulk Bag Unloader / Bulk Bag Fillers

The Bulk Bag Unloader provides a safe, dust-free and convenient way to handle and discharge bulk bags. It is available in eight models to accommodate all styles of bulk bags and bulk bag discharger requirements.

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WAMGROUP: Wood Heating Systems from Switzerland

The RWN Rotary Feeders by TOREX® are designed for controlled discharge and feeding of pellets or wood chips from silos, hoppers or similar containers. The excellent cutting performance by the Hardox® rotor and feed rates of 2, 5, 10 and 20 litres per revolution, in combination with the available speeds of 20 and 30 revolutions per minute, make the RWN the ideal rotary feeder for use in solids combustion plants.

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Coperion: New packaging lines for SABIC in Pontirolo, Italy

Stuttgart, June 2016 – Based on many years of cooperation between SABIC and Coperion in plastic compounding – specifically material handling and extrusion – SABIC has decided to install six Coperion packaging lines and a common palletizing island at their plant in Pontirolo/Italy.

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WAMGROUP: High Performance Brake Pad Production

The MLH Laboratory Mixer is an extremely efficient, versatile mixer that finds its application in a number of fields thanks to its outstanding price-performance ratio. The MLH is used in both private and university research laboratories, as well as in testing facilities of various industries and service providers.

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Coperion K-Tron: New electronic pressure compensation for loss-in-weight feeder

Coperion K-Tron has introduced a unique new Electronic Pressure Compensation (EPC) system for their high-accuracy loss-in-weight feeders. The main advantages of the new system include improved accuracy and reliability as well as lower initial cost and easier installation compared to traditional mechanical pressure compensation systems. Retrofitting options for existing feeders are available. EPC can be installed on a majority of Coperion K-Tron gravimetric feeders in almost any application and all industries.

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