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RDS Technology at Bauma 2016

Taking centre stage  on the RDS Technology stand at Bauma 2016 in Munich will be the retrofittable LOADEX 100 excavator weighing system, designed specifically to weigh the contents of a 360° excavator bucket/ clamp whilst operating within the fastest loading environments and maximising the machine efficiency and tons per hour performance. Calculations are made by a “smart box” using information... Read More
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The Materials Handling Engineers Association is proud to announce the dates for its annual BULKEX conference. BULKEX16 – to be held again at the prestigious Harrogate International Centre, will take place on the 5th and 6th October. The two-day event is aimed at professionals, organisations and academics from across the bulk materials handling world. Michael Kaye, the new President of... Read More

New Speciality Breads Silo from Barton

  Barton Fabrications has installed a 40 tonne flour silo at Speciality Breads’ new £3 million bakery in Margate. The 12 metre high, 3.5 metre diameter ATEX compliant silo has been installed on the 3,000 square metre site, situated close to the bakery’s existing production facility. Speciality Breads, which is a Red Tractor-certified company, will use the new facility to produce... Read More
Bulk Materials Handling 

High Accuracy Weighing and Batching from Dynamic Air

The GYRO EX™ Series 920 Feeder/Discharger is both a loss-in-weight feeder and a bin discharger, all in one unit. Using the power of rotary vibration, it generates a pure gyratory motion to feed almost any granular material, irrespective of particle size or difficult handling characteristics. Also, a variable speed controller allows the GYRO EX Feeder/Discharger to achieve up to a... Read More

Newly designed magnetic separator based on EHEDG Guidelines

Company meets demanding requirements of dairy and baby food industry The Hydrohansu-type rotating cleanflow magnet recently introduced by Goudsmit Magnetic Systems BV of Waalre (NL) was developed in collaboration with producers of top-tier food products. The driving force was a pressing need for removal of very fine iron (Fe), AISI 304 and 316L particles in the dairy industry, for products... Read More

Precia-Molen provides faster and more efficient weighing for the Southampton Grain Terminal

Precia-Molen has recently installed a new ABS-XI14 hopper scale and associated software which has increased efficiency in a busy grain operation situated within Southampton Docks in the UK. History: The first grain silo at Southampton was originally constructed in 1982 by a consortium of five members who initiated the project in response to the increasing surplus of UK produced cereals.... Read More

A new screen resolves long standing production issues

Owned and operated by CEMEX UK, Leamouth Wharf is a busy operation that is situated in Southampton. It’s a busy riverside operation that like any other processing plants relies on efficient and dependable processing equipment to maintain the regular flow of sold materials supplied to the local construction industry. With on-going screen issues that have lasted for a lengthy period... Read More

Visit the VEGATRUCK on its tour of the UK

The VEGA TRAINING TRUCK has been specially designed to be a memorable experience for people involved with level and pressure measurement, and it tours the UK in February and early March 2016. An iconic American truck hauls an amazing ‘Formula One’ built trailer, which converts into an interactive training space for level and pressure instrumentation. Once inside, you will find working process... Read More