A number of engineers from Dinnissen Process Technology are trained in the use of Virtual Reality in order to already provide the customer an experience of the new plant. They walk together virtually through the factory, which still only consists of bits and bytes.
This case study investigates the factors behind the ignition of a combustible dust cloud during a manual powder processing operation. In this example a process operator was tasked with manually tipping approximately 18 kg (40 lbs) of powder from a plastic drum, constructed from polyethylene, into a metal process vessel.
Bulk Bag Conditioners are Vital Addition to Bulk Bag Discharging Process
Bulk bags (or FIBCs) have increased in popularity significantly over the past few decades due to the reduction in packaging and transportation costs. However as more companies move and store materials in bulk bags, some struggle to discharge agglomerated or hardened solid material. Continue reading »
Brand New Patented Big Bag Connection System
The Big Bag Connection System LAS-EC („EASY Connect“) by the technological leader HECHT Technologie GmbH provides the solution for high containment applications by offering defined and safe handling with a logical operating sequence of only a few steps. Continue reading »
Drum Tipper Mates With Low-Height Receiving Vessels
A new TIP-TITE® Drum Tipper for 115 to 200 liter drums features an elongated discharge cone that mates with the gasketed inlet of low-height receiving vessels, allowing dust-free transfer of free-flowing bulk solid materials. Continue reading »
Conitex Sonoco® Launches New Barrier Bag Product Line
Conitex Sonoco USA, Inc., a manufacturer and distributor of flexible intermediate bulk containers (FIBC) and other innovative packaging products, announces a new multi-layer barrier bag product line from their Flexible Products Division, BulkSak®. Continue reading »
Newson Gale Ltd - A HOERBIGER Safety Solutions Company
For over 30 years, Newson Gale has been leading the way in hazardous area static grounding control, serving industries where processes generating static electricity have the potential to ignite flammable or combustible atmospheres. In many branches of industry, hazardous (explosive) atmospheres exist due to the presence of flammable liquid vapors, gases, dusts and fibers. Continue reading »
Dinnissen Process Technology
Dinnissen Process Technology is the International specialist in the world of bulk materials and process technology. New and innovative solutions for complete processes, system integrations or stand-alone products. Continue reading »
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