bulk material handling News

  • Bulk Handling Systems Acquires National Recovery Technologies

    Eugene, Oregon based Bulk Handling Systems (BHS) has acquired National Recovery Technologies (NRT), a Nashville, Tennessee based company that designs and manufactures optical sorting equipment for the ...


    By Bulk Handling Systems

  • Metso to supply bulk materials handling equipment to Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd. in Australia

    Metso Corporation's press release on February 2nd, 2012 at 3:30 p.m. local time Metso will supply a tandem rotary railcar dumper to Hamersley Iron Pty Ltd. in Australia. The equipment will be delivered to Hamersley Iron's Cape Lambert, Port B iron ore operation in North Western Australia. The value of the order will not be disclosed. The order also ...


    By Metso Corporation

  • Real-time control drives efficiency into dry bulk handling operations

    Dry bulk cargos have to be loaded and unloaded quickly, efficiently, cost effectively and safely if shipping operations are to be profitable. The processes have long been mechanised, but by harnessing the power of computers to monitor the handling equipment, operational performance can be improved, scheduling for maintenance can be optimised and billing of customers can become automated. Tony ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Problem Solving Bulk Reduction

    Mono Pumps successful partnership with organic waste disposal company Tanks & Vessels Ltd has built on the success of a pilot aerobic digestion plant in the UK to secure their first commercial order, now up and running in East Lincolnshire. The plant, built by Tanks and Vessels, processes food and vegetable waste with the help of Mono’s progressing cavity pumps and Munchers. The organic ...


  • Aerodyne Announces the Unique StopTight(R) Slide Gate Material Handling Valve

    Aerodyne®, a division of Abanaki Corporation, announces the StopTight Slide Gate material handling valve, a dependable, dust-tight component for controlling flow in a bulk material system. The unique slide gate drive action eliminates the need for racks, pinions, cams, ...

  • Aerodyne Releases New Animation of GatorGate(TM) Dry Material Handling Valve

    Aerodyne (http://www.dustcollectorhq.com/), a specialist in ...

  • Torque about improving handling accuracy

    Dry bulk handling is en route to becoming a precision science with a level of control previously undreamt of, thanks to 20 years of research and development into digital non-contact torque monitoring. Dry bulk handling is following many other industrial processes that have been redeveloped from a ‘black art’ to a highly accurate and controlled procedure. A generation ago much of industry was in ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Aerodyne Debuts New Animation of StopTight(R) Slide Gate Material Handling Valve

    Aerodyne® (http://www.dustcollectorhq.com/), a division of Abanaki Corporation, recently launched the new animated demo of their StopTight® Slide Gate ...

  • Hoover Materials Handling Group, Inc. offers DNV 2.7-1-certified IBC Transport Frame

    Houston, TX – Hoover Materials Handling Group, Inc. is pleased to announce that it has received DNV-certification for its newly designed IBC transport frame for containers used offshore. The Liquiframe™ is a DNV-certified frame constructed of 304 stainless steel. The Liquiframe™ can be used to safely transport standard 350- and 550-gallon Liquitotes™ or other Intermediate Bulk Containers ...

  • Edge innovate’s total versatile bulk loading solution

    The Static (SL) / Mobile (ML) / Tracked (TL) vessel loader, is the newest addition to the EDGE range of mobile bulk handling equipment. This highly versatile and mobile unit is capable of transferring up to 1,200 tons per hour of material, and can accept material direct from large dumping trucks or tipping trailers. The Edge-Loader features a conventional belt design and large wide track ...


    By EDGE INNOVATE

  • Bulk Container Manufacturer Names National Sales Manager

    Material handling product manufacturer MODRoto, Madison, IN (MODRoto.com), has named Dan Rodriguez national sales manager for the bulk container company. A noted brand strategist and former Tingue sales representative, Rodriguez is responsible for driving the company’s sales strategy including growing the brand in new and existing markets, providing leadership and direction for his team of ...


    By MODRoto

  • Bulk Container Manufacturer Unveils Sanitary Dispensing Container

    Material handling product manufacturer MODRoto, Madison, IN (MODRoto.com) has unveiled its Powder-Saver dry hopper container in a sanitary design. Rotationally molded from FDA/USDA-approved polyethylene and fitted with a stainless steel, dust-tight slide gate, the plastic, sanitary dispensing container ...


    By MODRoto

  • Bulk bag and manual dump weigh batch system

    BETHLEHEM, PA — A combination Bulk Bag and Manual Dump Batching System weighs bulk materials that are discharged from bulk bags and/or manually dumped from sacks, boxes and other containers, and empties the batch into mobile storage bins. The sanitary system consists of a bulk bag unloading frame, two ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Improving asset availability to reduce coal handling costs

    Coal is an important global resource and likely to remain so for many years to come. It is a crucial element in the energy mix and vital in the manufacture of a great many other products. But now more than ever, the pressure is on to reduce transportation costs by improving the efficiency of coal handling operations. Coal represents a significant proportion of all dry bulk, and handling and ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Skid-Mounted Pneumatic Bulk Bag Discharging System Transfers to Silos

    A Flexicon Bulk Bag Discharging System with integral Pneumatic Conveying System transfers material from bulk bags to silos and other storage vessels. Unlike most discharging systems that move material from bulk bags to smaller storage vessels and process equipment, this positive pressure pneumatic system is designed to fill bulk storage facilities on islands or other locations unable to receive ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Tilt-down portable bulk conveyor fits tight spaces, cleans easily

    BETHLEHEM, PA — A new Bulk Conveyor with Tilt-Down Portable Base fits through tight spaces and provides easy access for removal of the flexible screw. It features a reduced footprint that enables the caster-mounted frame to maneuver through narrow aisles and around corners. ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloader with Flexible Screw Conveyor

    A new Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloader from Flexicon allows rapid, low cost discharging in low headroom areas, and conveying of the material at any angle to downstream processing, storage or packaging equipment. The unloader relies on the user's forklift or plant hoist to lower single-use bulk bags onto a four-bladed bag piercing knife that cuts the ...


    By Flexicon Corporation

  • Safe and affordable Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC) tank storage

    Interstate Products, Inc. (IPI), the leading manufacturer of spill containment products and the preferred source for environmental and industrial products now offers a larger selection of intermediate bulk container (IBC) tank storage products to help eliminate the possibility of major spills and provide the best solutions for regulatory compliance. As a major US and international distributor, ...


    By Interstate Products Inc

  • Temcor builds quality bulk storage facilties world wide

    Temcor, the world’s largest Aluminum Dome builder, has been building domes and other structures for more than 40 years and has more than 7,000 installations throughout the world.  Their corrosion-resistant, maintenance-free structures are in-place as bulk storage buildings, water and wastewater  facilities and petroleum tank covers.  Their architectural projects shine as sports ...


    By CST Industries Inc

  • Hoover Offers SP-12412 Compliant Intermediate Bulk Container (IBC)

    Houston, TX – Hoover Materials Handling Group, Inc. announced it now offers its Cargo Valve Liquitote™ an IBC that complies with the DOT’s Special Provision 12412. DOT - SP12412, commonly referred to as the pump-off special permit, allows for the discharge of combustible and flammable liquids from an IBC while it is located on a transport vehicle. Under this special permit, only IBCs with ...

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