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Is your business Brexit ready?

IMHX 2019’s sponsor, Investec, is well placed to support the UK materials handling industry through Brexit Despite the gloomy forecasts since the Brexit referendum, the UK has seen a continuation, and in many cases, growth in business levels in certain sectors. And Investec’s Andrew Woodward believes that while UK businesses need to be mindful of the bigger picture and take steps to... Read More
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Bulk Bag Handling – Discharge & Fill

Sterling Systems & Controls, Inc. is pleased to announce the availability of a full line of Bulk Bag handling equipment, including the company’s Bulk Bag Unloading Systems and Bulk Bag Filling Stations. All systems are custom engineered and manufactured to meet exacting customer requirements. Sterling Systems & Controls bulk bag handling equipment is rugged and of quality construction, based on... Read More
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Vortex announces acquisition of Kasa Fab

Vortex is pleased to announce the acquisition of Kasa Fab, a leading custom metal fabrication and manufacturing company. Located at 304 East Avenue B in Salina, Kansas, Kasa Fab was a division of Kasa Companies, which includes Kasa Controls & Automation, IntelliFinishing, and Kasa Anlagen. “This acquisition allows Vortex to expand upon our fabrication capabilities, including lasers, robotic welders, blasting... Read More
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K-Vision controller now supports two independent lines of feeders

Coperion K-Tron, Niederlenz, Switzerland, has added new features to its proven K-Vision™ software. The K-Vision controller is a graphical operator interface for controlling multiple devices such as feeders or feeder refill (vacuum receivers) in a process. With the release of K-Vision Software version 2.0, the K-Vision is now able to handle a total of 24 devices (e.g. KCM feeder controls... Read More
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Hosokawa Unveil £600k Investment in Smart Powder Processing

Hosokawa Micron has recently invested £600k in two new Control Systems incorporating the latest digital manufacturing technologies within their Contract Manufacturing Facility in Runcorn. ‘Our challenge to meet future contract processing demands through improved product quality and yields, minimise unplanned plant downtime and maximise plant availability and production flexibility is reflected throughout the processing industries. This investment demonstrates how we... Read More
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Custom Designed Pneumatic Conveying Systems

Dry, granular materials can be moved gently, reliably and with significant reduction in product degradation and/or system wear with a Dynamic Air pneumatic conveying system. Each Dynamic Air pneumatic conveying system is custom-designed to achieve the optimum performance characteristics at the highest efficiencies. Dynamic Air has developed 16 different pneumatic conveying concepts, utilizing both pressure and vacuum, for handling a... Read More
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Auger Screw Spares for All types of Machine

Trantec are a leading suppliers of auger spares to the Bulk Solids Industry. From Powder Dosing Systems to Metering Screw Feeders to Filling Machines, Trantec have supplied an array of replacement auger screws and ancillary parts since 1997. Trantec particularly specialise in full flight augers, manufacturing these screws to very high precision at sensible prices. Not all metering feeder manufacturers... Read More
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‘M’ Series Metering Screw Feeders

Metering Screw Feeders are specially designed to continuously dose materials, from harsh granules to fine powders, at a constant volume to high accuracies. The feeder is made up of a feeder body, complete with rotating agitator and various control functions which provide constant or intermittent feeding to suit the nature of the products being handled. The agitator manipulates the product... Read More
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Eaton expands AxisPro proportional valve portfolio and enhances configuration software to increase flexibility and ease-of-use

Power management company Eaton has announced the advancement of its AxisPro® industrial valve platform, including new two-stage valve offerings and release of its all new Pro-FX® Configure software. The latest capabilities are designed to offer ease of configuration, enriched user flexibility, enhanced reliability and improved diagnostics to a wider range of industrial machinery. Eaton’s AxisPro valves are now available in... Read More