Materials handling & storage and supply chain > Conveying

Enmin Elevating Spiral Conveyors

01 November, 2018

Enmin's range of Australian-made Elevating Spiral Conveyors is specifically designed for the food industry.

Dust control and spontaneously combusting tortilla chips

06 August, 2018

Dust explosions are a major risk in food plants with almost a quarter of all reported industrial dust explosions occuring in the food and beverage industry.

NORD Drivesystems SK 02040.1 aluminium helical worm gear unit

02 August, 2018

NORD Drivesystems has redesigned its two-stage SK 02040.1 helical worm gear unit, replacing the previous cast iron product with an aluminium unit.

Obela spreads productivity

23 July, 2018

Obela, known for its wholesome dips and spreads, improved productivity and reduced downtime using NORD Drivesystems' nsd tuPH product range.

Flexicon Low Profile Flexible Screw Conveyor

05 July, 2018

Flexicon's Low Profile Flexible Screw Conveyor with bin and castor-mounted frame can roll below mezzanines and other low-headroom areas.

Spraying Systems AccuJet Electrostatic Spray System Model 102000

01 July, 2018

By reducing oil consumption and conveyor downtime the Model 102000 AccuJet Electrostatic Spray System can improve chain lubrication.


10 April, 2018

The Intralox OMNI-DIRECTIONAL Turner is capable of turning packages 90° to the left or right on demand.

EXAIR Sanitary Flange Line Vac conveyors

01 March, 2018

Designed to fit within users' current sanitary flange piping system and convert it into a conveyor for waste, parts and bulk materials, EXAIR's Sanitary Flange Line Vac can be used to convey materials in systems that require frequent or mandatory cleaning.

Ammeraal Beltech Soliflex PRO mini conveyor belt

26 February, 2018

The Soliflex PRO mini conveyor belt by Ammeraal Beltech is versatile and offers optimal hygiene.

Caking considerations: solving caking problems

19 February, 2018 by Chris R Muller

By understanding the mechanisms behind caking, identifying key process control variables and product specifications, and initiating a program where the gain in cohesive strength of a material over time can be predicted by obtaining small samples, caking problems can be successfully remedied.

HammerTek Smart Elbow pneumatic deflection elbows

14 February, 2018

Pneumatic deflection elbows are used in pneumatic conveying systems to prevent elbow wear, material degradation, melting or streamers and build-up associated with material impacting the wall of conventional sweep elbows and plugged tees

Wire Belt's CompactGrid conveyor belt

13 February, 2018

Wire Belt's CompactGrid conveyor belt is designed to handle smaller, delicate products while giving users a lightweight, open mesh belt design.

Leuze electronic Global Beam 15 series photoelectric sensors

25 January, 2018

Leuze electronic has introduced the latest member of its Global Beam family, with the compact sensors of the 15 series in an IP67 housing.

Flexicon Mobile Flexible Screw Conveyor

19 January, 2018

The Flexicon Mobile Flexible Screw Conveyor with multipurpose hood transfers material discharged from bulk bags and/or manually dumped from handheld sacks into elevated process equipment or storage vessels dust-free.

Caking considerations: causes, mechanisms, quantification

01 November, 2017 by Chris R Muller

Caking is a complex phenomenon that can be a significant source of problems. While there are solutions, they are very specific to the root cause involved, hence the need for a quantifiable approach informed by scientific knowledge of the characteristics of the material involved and the environment.

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