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Dynamic Air Offers 16 Different Pneumatic Conveying Concepts

Four different vacuum conveying systems Twelve different pressure conveying systems. Each system has it’s own unique set of operating characteristics for pressure, conveying line velocity, efficiency and performance. Because each and every material to be conveyed reacts differently under a given set of operating conditions, it is extremely critical to match the system operating characteristics to the material to be... Read More
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Sanitary Tubular Cable Conveyor prevents product, plant contamination

  A new FLEXI-DISC™ sanitary Tubular Cable Conveyor for fragile bulk foods and non-foods, allows rapid wash down of the system between production runs. The sanitary conveyor moves bulk material using high-strength, one-piece polymer discs affixed to polymer-coated 304 or 316 stainless steel cable, that slide within smooth stainless steel tubing, moving fragile products gently, quietly and dust-free. The discs... Read More
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Spiroflow’s conveying equipment ensures instant (coffee) benefits

Maintaining the quality and consistency of ingredients while in transit through a factory environment is vital to ensure that the end product is in mint condition for packaging and distribution, which is why a leading hot beverages supplier turned to a conveying system from Spiroflow. The company, which packs instant, roast and ground coffee for most of the major high... Read More
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Jarshire to represent Agromech in UK

Jarshire Ltd has been appointed UK and Ireland agent for P.W. Agromech Sp, the Polish conveyor sorting equipment specialist. Agromech offers customised conveying solutions to suit the scope and limitations of customers’ premises and the specific transportation need. The range of belt, chain, PK and PZ conveyors is second to none in terms of quality, efficiency, and price and customers... Read More
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BITO’s new 53 litre container keeps quiet on conveyors

  The new 53 litre capacity BITOBOX XLmotion plastic container’s base features diagonal support ribbing. This ensures silent travelling on conveyors and also gives excellent rigidity. The new XLmotion’s wider base (389 mm instead of the broader European standard size base of 363 mm) can rest on narrower seats (57 mm instead of 70 mm) within an Automated Storage and... Read More
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Cost-efficient screw conveying: Understanding the factors that impact the cost of screw conveyors

By Richard Atkinson, Guttridge Sales Proposal Engineer Screw conveyors are a popular choice for bulk materials handling and can be used for a wide range of products, from food and pharmaceuticals through to grains and animal feed, chemicals and minerals. These machines have a simple, robust design and present an easy-to-maintain, cost-effective and versatile option for material transport. Additional benefits... Read More
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Pacepacker rolls with UPM’s modular food-safe conveyor

With food automation making up such a large slice of Pacepacker Service’s pick, place and packing business, the equipment manufacturer recently specified a UPM Conveyors food safe IP69K certified conveyor system as part of a Cartesian pick and place robot solution for handling packs of fresh food. Referred to by UPM as ‘SYSCON’ conveyors, the simplistic ‘groove’ design with side... Read More
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Pneumatic Conveying Performance  

Dynamic Air offers 16 different pneumatic conveying concepts: Each system has it own unique set of operating characteristics for pressure, conveying line velocity, efficiency and performance. Because each and every material to be conveyed reacts differently under a given set of operating conditions, it is extremely critical to match the system operating characteristics to the material to be conveyed in... Read More
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Safety Solutions For Conveyor Applications

A global leader in conveyor safety technology offers a suite of products and services to protect workers from fast-moving rollers and belts, helping bulk material handlers maintain safer and more productive operations.  The components and training from Martin Engineering can be used alone or together to help prevent accidents and injuries, reducing risk while benefiting productivity. Designed to prevent workers... Read More
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STEDI-COIL™Vibratory Conveyor

The Kraus Stedi-Coil Vibratory Conveyor Series 907 is a natural frequency vibratory conveyor which uses very little energy to convey at high rates. It can convey almost any material such as sand, metal chips, salt, potato chips, metal castings, wooden boxes, metal scrap and more. The Kraus Stedi-Coil conveyor uses heavy duty rocker arms and robust coil springs along with... Read More