Weighing 

RDS LOADMASTER *100 on-board weighing system

RDS Technology is pleased to present the LOADMASTER *100 on-board weighing system, described by the UK based manufacturer as being the industry benchmark in terms of accuracy and ease of use in difficult conditions and terrains. The RDS LOADMASTER *100 is a CAN based system combining cutting edge sensor technology and signal processing techniques providing precise and consistent weight information.... Read More
Bulk Bags News 

Scrap tyres reduced to crumb rubber with help of bulk bag dischargers

According to the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency, approximately 290 million scrap tyres are generated in the United States each year. As recently as 1990, most of these scrap tyres took up space in landfills or were dumped illegally. Today, many of them are recycled by companies such as Edge Rubber (www.edgerubber.com) into various grades of ground rubber, also known as... Read More
Separation & Detection 

BPI Minster Films Removing Metal with Bunting Magnets

BPI Minster Films in Leominster has recently installed a series of Magnetic Separators supplied by Bunting Magnetics Europe Ltd. The Magnetic Separators capture any ferrous metal contamination in the process, preventing equipment damage and production downtime. Chris Anthony, BPI’s Extrusion Manager, originally met Bunting on their stand at the K International Trade Fair in Dusseldorf, Germany in 2013. BPI already... Read More
News 

Malvern Instruments marks 3rd anniversary of the Mastersizer 3000

As Mastersizer 3000, the world-leading laser diffraction particle size analyzer, celebrates its 3rd birthday, Malvern Instruments is delivering even smarter particle sizing with the launch of two new additions to the Mastersizer portfolio, at Powtech 2014, Nürnberg. Hydro Sight is a state-of-the-art imaging accessory that makes it quicker and easier to develop and apply the robust particle sizing methods that... Read More
News 

Sowing the seed to grow large energy savings

Dr Alex Mardapittas, managing director of Powerstar Powerstar has again emphasised its position as the global market leader for voltage optimisation having successfully delivered savings of 14.1% in electricity and over 203 tonnes of carbon emissions a year for manufacturing company Olam International. A leading agri-business, Olam International, which operates in 65 countries and supplies raw materials to over 13,600... Read More
Bulk Materials Handling 

Supporting engineers working within SIL Rated processes

Greater rupture disc reliability for high integrity hazardous applications The IEC industry standards detailing the safety performance requirements for hazardous operations have been widely adopted by many industries (IEC 61508 and IEC 61511). However, the requirement within high integrity industries, like the Oil and Gas sector, to further quantify levels of compliance within these standards has led to the implementation... Read More
Bulk Materials Handling 

New hydraulic hoists added to JD Neuhaus range

Hoists incorporating the latest generation of super silent hydraulics have now been added to the J D Neuhaus range of high performance lifting and handling equipment. In both their Profi and EH monorail hoist ranges, units providing 75 and 100 tonne lift capacities have been added. Where heavy loads are lifted and transported in highly restricted spaces with only minimum... Read More
News 

Tee off for £30 million JCB golf course as earthworks begin

Work has started on an ambitious scheme to create a £30 million championship golf course designed to support JCB’s growth plans. The proposals are for a spectacular 18-hole, 7,150 yard, Par 72 championship golf course on 240 acres of rolling countryside to the south of the World HQ in Rocester, Staffordshire. When completed in 2018, it is expected that up... Read More
News 

AYS increases warehouse capacity as demand soars

A UK logistics and road freight specialist is significantly expanding its warehousing facilities at a time when demand for UK industrial space has hit a six-month high. Midlands-based AYS Logistics is embarking on an ambitious project to increase its warehousing capacity by up to twenty per cent at a time when property expert DTZ has released figures demonstrating a countrywide... Read More
Events 

Malvern Instruments at Powtech 2014

Malvern Instruments presents novel products, new software and extended applications for systems addressing complex analytical challenges See us at Powtech : Hall 1 / 1-357 Powtech 2014 coincides with the third anniversary of the launch of the Mastersizer 3000 laser diffraction particle size analyzer from Malvern Instruments. In celebration, Malvern will use this occasion to introduce visitors to the latest... Read More