Hamburg, Germany – With the new weighing module, Minebea Intec provides an innovative, hygienic and robust solution for weighing containers. In addition, during development there was a focus on simple installation. The hygienically-designed, long-lasting weighing module is now recommended for a range of industries.
Darmstadt, Germany – Schenck Process released the latest generation of its SENSiQ® WB weighbeam technology, a high-capacity load cell with a nominal capacity of 600 metric tons for installation by simple bolting into the given steel structure. This makes it ideal for hopper scales with a total weight of up to 2500 tons, as well as for hoppers in train loading systems.
Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. has designed and provided equipment and software for a customized Automated Feedmill Control System using an Allen-Bradley PLC and desktop PC’s running Sterling Systems’ customized Windows-based Automation Software. Sterling’s forty plus (40+) years of Feedmill process and automation experience ensures quality and efficiency in both hardware and software.
Sterling (IL), United States – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. is pleased to announce availability of its customized automatic Material Weighing Systems. These systems (a.k.a. micro, minor and major ingredient weighing or batching systems) can include supply bins, feeders, work platforms, automatic or manual bin refilling.
Bastia Umbra, Italy – Concetti has launched an automatic big bag (Fibcs) weighing, filling and closing system which is operated by one single employee. The new net weighing and filling station for single loop big bag can fill up to 150/BB per hour, ensuring an high productivity and flexibility. The system allows the automation of a manual process that generally employs three members of staff, greatly reducing costs and ensuring greater safety at work.
Sterling (IL), USA – Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. is pleased to announce the availability of its line of bulk bag unloading systems. These customized unloading systems can include bulk bag discharging, material weighing and batch dispensing, along with the controls required for automatic operation. Just such a system has been successfully operating at the site of a leading manufacturer of sugar free and no sugar added baked desserts.
Flintec’s RC3 compression load cell has been re-developed, providing customers with a modern alternative. The RC3 and RC3D are compact, robust, compression load cells manufactured from high-grade stainless steel and hermetically sealed for reliable performance in the harshest environments. The RC3D supplements the RC3, by providing a more cost-effective solution to customer applications within the 30 to 50 t capacity range. Continue reading Flintec release the RC3D, a modernised Version of their established RC3 Load Cell
IK Investment Partners to sell Schenck Process to Blackstone
IK Investment Partners (“IK”), a leading Pan-European private equity firm, is pleased to announce that the IK 2007 Fund has reached an agreement with private equity funds managed by Blackstone (“Blackstone”) to sell Schenck Process (“Schenck”), a global market leader in measuring and process technology
Rice Lake Weighing Systems is an international leader in the manufacture and distribution of weight-related products and process-control equipment. Within this ISO 9001 registered company, progressive new technologies merge with the wisdom of industry experience and create the future of weighing through cutting-edge research and design.
Our roots are planted firmly in the principles of quality and customer service. Through three generations of family ownership these ideals remain unchanged. Today, Rice Lake Weighing Systems is world renowned for delivering the highest standard of product and the best service in the weighing industry.
Automated Weighing and Predictive Maintenance as Focus Topics of METTLER TOLEDO at POWTECH.
A new compact weight transmitter from METTLER TOLEDO saves space inside the control cabinet and provides full connectivity to PLC systems with high accuracy at an exceptional speed. New weigh modules from 220 kg to 90 tons offer predictive maintenance features and are easy to install.