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Hosokawa’s Pesticide Milling System Helps Contract Processor Grow

Hosokawa Micron Ltd recently beat stiff competition to win the order for a fine milling system to suit the rigorous demands of UK based contract chemical processing company, Exwold Technology Ltd. With an exacting requirement for a pesticide formulation milling system able to achieve throughput rates of 900kg/hr and a particle top size limitation of 15 microns the customer awarded... Read More
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Explosion proof C rails and light crane systems

J D Neuhaus, world leader in air hoists, cranes, trolleys and monorail hoists, is now introducing a range of C rail and light crane systems for operation with the company’s established and successful mini air hoist range. Both the C rail/suspension tracks and the light crane systems are rated for use in explosion and hazardous dust-laden areas up to ATEX... Read More
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Watchdog™ Super Elite – Bucket Elevator or Conveyor Monitoring System

4B Braime Components Ltd., a worldwide manufacturer of material handling and electronic components, has just released the all new fourth generation Watchdog™ control unit for monitoring bucket elevators and conveyors. The Watchdog™ Super Elite (WDC4) is easy to install and simple to set-up. The system processes signals from up to 15 sensors for belt speed, belt misalignment, continuous bearing temperature,... Read More
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MHEA launches Excellence Awards for 2017

The Materials Handling Engineers Association is running its MHEA Excellence Awards for the second year. Designed to celebrate the talent and creativity of the association’s members and the world class capabilities of its member companies, the awards were well received in 2016. Free to enter, the awards are open to member companies or individual members who have made an outstanding... Read More
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EXHIBIT AT BULKEX17 – BULK HANDLING TODAY AND TOMORROW

Exhibitor bookings are now being taken for BULKEX17, the annual conference of the Materials Handling Engineers Association (MHEA). New for 2017, fifty table top stands are available for companies to showcase their products and services at the event, to be held at Eastwood Hall in Nottingham on 18-19 October. A key conference in the bulk handling diary, BULKEX17 is titled... Read More
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Removing Residue from Bulk Mixers – Enhanced Dry Cleaning

When mixing bulk solids, residues can pose the threat of cross contamination or introducing product impurities so what are the options for mixer cleaning if these threats are to be avoided. As rinsing mixer and screw with water and cleaning agents brings unwanted moisture into the system which can cause creation of lumps in the product, wet spots behind O-rings... Read More
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Briggs toasts more success with Scotland’s whisky industry

Asset management and engineering services specialist Briggs Equipment is celebrating further success in the food and beverage sector after securing a repeat order with a world renowned Highland distillery. A well-established supplier to the whisky industry in Scotland, Briggs has won another important contract with The Glenmorangie Company. The firm's latest order comprises six Hyster four-wheel electric counterbalance forklift trucks,... Read More
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Join us at POWTECH from 26 to 28 September 2017

To be successful on the global stage you need the best products and solutions. And that’s exactly what you will find at POWTECH. At the world’s largest trade fair for mechanical processing technology, around 900 exhibitors from more than 30 countries will be waiting to show you their latest equipment, machinery and process components for transforming powder, granules and bulk... Read More
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Gold star for JCB as machines take a bow in cult film

A fleet of more than 20 JCB machines is playing a starring role in a cult film following the biggest product placement project in the company’s history. Skid steers loaders, Loadall telescopic handlers and JS excavators were supplied to 20th Century Fox for the making of the new Alien Covenant film which hits UK cinema screens on Friday. They star... Read More
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Terex|Finlay announces the addition of MediMat to it’s growing international Dealer network.

  Terex|Finlay is excited to announce the appointment of MediMat in France to enhance it’s market coverage in South East France. ‘Medimat’, based in Juvignac near Montpellier, is now responsible for Sales and Aftermarket support across the South East region of France. MediMat has five Service Centres located around the region, specifically in Perpignan, Nimes, Toulouse, Albi and Montpellier. Each... Read More