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Innovation Award for fillpac bagging system

Innovation Award for fillpac bagging system

The award was presented at the special Pack Innovation show on November 17. The bagging machine is notable in particular for its electronic weighing system, which ensures that it always achieves accurate filling quantities. This enables users … Read more

Material choices for Powder Flow Tester Shear Cell Kits

Material choices for Powder Flow Tester Shear Cell Kits

This material option provide the customer with selections to better simulate the actual working conditions with the equipment on the plant floor. This yields more accurate sample testing resulting in less down time on the production floor. The … Read more

Flexible and solid containment systems

Flexible and solid containment systems

Hazardous substances at the workplace at higher risk levels (OEB 4-5) must be contained to ensure operator protection. Isolators also provide protection to ensure product quality. Dec offers versatile, custom-built containment systems with the … Read more

White paper examining mechanisms of powder caking

White paper examining mechanisms of powder caking

The new white paper ‘Investigations into homogeneous and non-homogeneous caking and crusting in powders using powder rheology’ demonstrates how dynamic powder testing can be used to quantify caking behaviour under different environmental conditions. … Read more

Low-cost, low maintenance dust collector valve

Low-cost, low maintenance dust collector valve

The Vacu-Valve is a trickle valve that operates as a constant discharge valve for dust collectors, hoppers, cyclones and other equipment operating under negative pressure. The new 10" size option offers a much larger capacity. Its unique duck bill … Read more

Diverter valve for handling coffee beans

Diverter valve for handling coffee beans

Problems include: Inadequate sealing of material Poor valve actuation Cross contamination of material Solution: Vortex Flex Tube Diverter Valve A Vortex Flex Tube Diverter met all of the customer’s requirements. In addition, the coffee … Read more

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A new guide to powder behaviour

Written in a straightforward, easy to understand style, the new booklet explains how and why powders behave the way they do, and how this impacts powder processing and characterisation. It provides a

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New Flexicon Singapore office

"Flexicon bulk handling equipment has been purchased throughout Southeast Asia since 1975, with exponential growth over the last several years," explains Gill, adding, "We have committed to

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Ceremony for Bulk Solids Innovation Center

The center is the project of Kansas State University with partners the Salina Area Chamber of Commerce, Salina Economic Development Corporation, U.S. Department of Commerce Economic Development