FELTHAM – In highly regulated environments such as the pharmaceutical industry, integrating industrial separation equipment into the manufacture of pharmaceutical preparations ensures that product quality and strict FDA hygiene standards are maintained.
TEESSIDE – Siwertell, part of Cargotec, has signed a contract with the Spanish-Korean consortium, TR-Samsung, for a Siwertell ship unloader to support a new biomass-fuelled power plant under construction in Teesside, Middlesbrough, UK. The order was booked in Cargotec’s fourth quarter 2016 order intake and the delivery will take place in October 2018.
KHORASAN RAZAVI – An AUMUND conveyor is to be installed in a new pellet production plant in the Province of Khorasan Razavi in Iran.
REGENSDORF – The general trend towards shorter product life cycles and towards individual customer manufacture in small batch sizes affects the whole manufacturing chain.
DRUNEN – Van Beek is working on making her Dino mobile bulk truck loader ‘smart’. The company equips the Dino with sensors for example to be able to predict when maintenance is necessary.
CLITHEROE – Pneumatic vacuum conveyors or aero mechanical conveyors (AMCs) – which is best?
Spiroflow has been at the forefront of the bulk material handling industry for more than 45 years, selling both types of conveyors. In this short article, we cover how each type of conveyor works, their similarities and differences, and how to best determine the best solution for a particular process.
Pharmaceutical companies have every reason to minimize waste during their manufacturing process. From regulations by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) to decreasing cost of production, the first step in decreasing waste is measuring accurately the amount of waste produced.
TEWKESBURY – Freeman Technology is pleased to announce the release of ‘Predicting Flow Performance in Screw Feeders’.
Aalborg Energie Technik (AET) has placed a repeat order for a Samson® Material Feeder for the reception of biomass at a power plant situated in Newark, UK.
GUNSKIRCHEN – When planning a plant in which different raw materials in varying dosages are to be joined, mixed, and reliably provided to further processing operations, a lot of questions have to be answered in advance.