SCHLIENGEN – A mining company extracts raw materials and processes them into fertilizers. During the production process one of the company’s products is enriched with another component.
LINCOLN, NE – If you need an extremely reliable and accurate level sensor and have an existing 1-1/2” opening for mounting, this new model of the NCR-80 non-contact radar may be just the right solution for you.
NDC Technologies, a leading global provider of precision measurement and control solutions, delivers comprehensive, in-process Near-Infrared (NIR) moisture monitoring systems to the world’s largest producers of minerals and bulk materials.
REMSCHEID – The prevention of dust explosions is a necessary treatment to ensure the safe operation of sugar plants worldwide. Especially in the field of screening technology only few mistakes can lead to hazardous process conditions. This paper discusses the principles of sugar dust explosions with special focus on their formation. An example is given to show possible threats which can occur during production. Advices for choosing suitable process parameters and equipment are given. A professional dust control is key to decrease the risk of dust explosions.
Primasonics® Acoustic Cleaners are widely employed wherever ash, dust and powders are generated, processed, stored or transported. This range of acoustic cleaners has been of tremendous benefit in both preventing material hang-up and ensuring maximum, continuous material flow in silos and hoppers.
STUTTGART – Coperion K-Tron Niederlenz, Switzerland, has supplied two feeding systems comprising five feeders each to Pfizer Manufacturing Deutschland GmbH in Freiburg, Germany, as part of a project to expand their existing plant and switch to continuous production.
BRUNSWICK, OH – Vibratory feeders manufactured by Best Process Solutions, Inc. (BPS), are designed to smoothly convey products. Flow of material is adjustable, and flow rate can be variable or fixed.
DUISBERG – Manufacturing carbon fiber panels can generate a great deal of waste which then requires disposal. The new FiberXpert from Brabender Technologie helps to solve this problem as it can feed a large range of long fibers. “This allows cost-effective, environmentally sound recycling”, Bruno Dautzenberg, General Manager of Brabender Technologie, explains.
NUREMBERG – At the Powtech, Goudsmit Magnetics of Waalre (stand 2-450) will show a recently
developed magnetic system: the continuous cleaning Cleanflow magnet. This removes both iron and
stainless steel from powders and bulk goods and achieves capacities of up to 200 tonnes/hour.