DÜSSELDORF – GEA has once again supplied its limited intervention powder filling system, RBF-500 Li, to a specialist powdered product application.
Spark detection systems are designed to detect hot particles, embers, sparks or flame that might become the ignition source for a fire or explosion. By preventing sparks, embers and hot particles from reaching dust rich downstream process equipment such as dust collectors, bins and silos, both fire and explosion risks can be managed.
SEVENUM – Dinnissen has recently built a complete mixing plant for a German client, which includes six bulk bag unloading stations for the raw materials.
OSTERBURKEN – ManDos is known as a tried and tested system solution for exact weighing of colours, additives and other micro quantities.
WILMINGTON, NC – The CentriFeeder® VIB takes the vibratory feeder to a whole new level! Combining the capabilities of a vibratory feeder with the highly accurate mass flow measurement of the CentriFlow® meter, the CentriFeeder® VIB measure the flow rate and totalization of dry, free-flowing, bulk solids and controls it as well! That is right, mass flow control with a vibratory feeder!
BETHLEHEM, PA – A new BULK-OUT® Bulk Bag Discharging System from Flexicon is designed for use in explosive environments.
In cooperation with AUMUND France, SAMSON Materials Handling announces an order from Sorfert in Algeria for two identical Samson® Material Feeder units designed to receive bulk prilled urea from 30 tonne tipping trucks.
CLITHEROE – When it comes to investment in new equipment, control of ingredients handling is a sector of food manufacturing that’s often given much lower priority than it deserves compared to main process equipment, yet if the fundamentals of ingredients handling are disregarded at the procurement and design stage, it can cause havoc to your production line.
ALFELD – Wherever combustible, fine materials exist in industrial processes, fires and explosions can occur for different reasons but generally with devastating consequences. State-of-the art systems that detect and eliminate sparks can effectively avoid damage to property and people as well as cost-intensive production downtime.
SEVENUM – The largest plant for infant food in Europe, was recently put into operation in central Brittany, France. The plant has a capacity of 100,000 tonnes/year. In addition to the drying towers, the heart of the process is based on an innovative dry mixing concept by the Dutch manufacturer, Dinnissen Process Technology, called Lean Gravity Mixing.