Bulk Material Handling News

  • The Recycling Technik in Dortmund is starting tomorrow

    “For the fourth time, international and national providers of recycling solutions will come together with decision makers. The trade show’s main focus is all about machinery and technical components for recycling and environmentally responsible disposal: from balers and shredding machines, sorting systems and crushers, to sieving and separating machines, through to conveyor systems ...

  • Process air with system - AERZEN develops an innovative modular system for large blowers

    AERZEN is known for setting standards relating to efficiency, robustness and durability. AERZEN now offers a wider range of process air stages by introducing the innovative large blower series “Alpha Blower”. Thanks to 104 model variants, this series provides a high degree of flexibility for numerious customer applications. It is always the right size! AERZEN large blowers are ...

  • Report from North America`s Electricity System Operators Examines Impact of Emerging Technologies

    A report from an affiliation of independent electric grid operators concludes that the future of the North American power grid depends on effectively adding renewables to the grid, the accuracy and availability of data from "behind-the-meter" resources and coordinating these distributed energy resources at the grid operator level to preserve reliability. The report, "Emerging Technologies: How ...


    By Smart Grid Observer

  • GSA awards SMT Scientific Equipment and Services – Schedule 66

    We are proud to announce that we have been awarded a five-year Schedule 66 contract with the U.S. General Services Administration (GSA), the procurement arm of the federal government. Through this agreement, federal customers will be able to purchase Separation Methods Technologies, Inc. (SMT) products through a standardized procurement process, which will reduce costs, risks and improve customer ...

  • Renishaw installs its latest additive manufacturing system at CATEC

    Renishaw, a global manufacturer of metal 3D printing machines, is pleased to announce that its RenAM 500M system has been installed at the Centre for Advanced Aerospace Technologies (CATEC) in Seville, Spain. It is the first installation of this new machine in the Iberian Peninsula. CATEC is a technology centre that focuses its activity on the ...


    By Renishaw plc

  • Dual Air Density Separator Ready to Ship

    How the Dual Air Density Separator Works The Dual/2 Stage Air Separator is 2 Air Separator’s in 1 machine.  It processes material twice, at different pressures, to ensure cleanest possible heavy fraction and lightest possible RDF fraction. Heavy Density Fraction The heavy density fraction falls down in front of the Fan 1 and ...


    By MK Group

  • Morbark ChipSafe users to receive special consideration from ArborMAX insurance

    ArborMAX Insurance now provides special consideration for tree care companies that are operating brush chippers equipped with Morbark’s ChipSafe Operator Safety Shield. The consideration is applicable to general liability and worker’s compensation coverages. “We recognize that the ChipSafe Operator Safety Device from Morbark offers operators an additional layer of protection ...


  • Morbark welcomes Kevin Cotter to Management Team

    Morbark, a leading manufacturer of equipment used in forestry, recycling, tree care, landscaping, sawmill and biomass markets, is pleased to welcome Kevin Cotter to its staff as Governmental Sales Manager. Cotter brings a wealth of municipal and business expertise to the role. “We’re excited to bring Kevin Cotter to our team,” said John Foote, Morbark Senior Vice President. ...


  • Heap and Haul: John Deere Adds 844K-III and 844K-III Aggregate Handler to Wheel Loader Lineup

    A pillar in mining and quarrying operations, the John Deere wheel loader family welcomes the addition of the 844K Series-III and 844K Series-III Aggregate Handler configuration. The workhorse machines offer customers increased uptime and the ability to sell more material more efficiently to improve their bottom lines. "The ...


    By John Deere

  • Laundry Cart Line Upgraded to HDPE as Standard

    Laundry cart manufacturer MODRoto, Madison, IN (MODRoto.com), is now offering its entire line of bulk linen carts, shelf carts, flare trucks, utility trucks and other laundry handling carts in durable, 100% high-density polyethylene (HDPE) plastic as standard at no extra charge. An upgrade versus carts molded in other materials such as low-density polyethylene (LDPE), ABS and fiberglass, the ...


    By MODRoto

  • FORUS pre-shredder replaces machine from the competition in MBT plant in the Polish town of Marszów, near Zary

    Since November of this year, the SE 450 – a pre-shredder of the Eggersmann Group’s FORUS brand – has been found in use in a mechanical-biological treatment plant in Marszów. The MBT realized by the Eggersmann group of companies has been in operation since January 2015 and was to a large degree provided using their own product portfolio. Waren. The large diversity of ...


    By Eggersmann Anlagenbau

  • FORUS pre-shredder replaces machine from the competition in MBT plant in the Polish town of Marszów, near Zary

    Since November of this year, the SE 450 – a pre-shredder of the Eggersmann Group’s FORUS brand – has been found in use in a mechanical-biological treatment plant in Marszów. The MBT realized by the Eggersmann group of companies has been in operation since January 2015 and was to a large degree provided using their own product portfolio. Waren. The large diversity of ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

  • Processing magazine announces 2016 Breakthrough Products of the Year

    Processing magazine, part of Grand View Media’s Process Flow Network, revealed the 10 winners of its 2016 Breakthrough Products of the Year awards online and in its monthly print publication. The Breakthrough Products of the Year awards recognize products, ...


    By Grand View Media

  • Bonfiglioli wins at the Bulk Handling Awards for the third year in a row

    Bonfiglioli has scored a Bulk Handling Awards hat-trick, taking out the Gears, Motors and Drives category for the third year in a row. This year, Bonfiglioli was recognised for its low backlash drives, which are ideal demanding applications like bulk handling where there are often lots of stops and starts during operation. The awards, were held at Doltone House in Sydney on November 24th and ...


    By Bonfiglioli Riduttori S.p.A.

  • Single shaft shredder M600-1-600 on its way to Sweden

    A short time ago, this M600 single shaft shredder was shipped off to Sweden. In the future it will be used there for reducing insulating material made from stone, minerals or glass fiber. The scrap material, prepared as pieces of a size of approximately 350 x 1250 x 100 mm, are placed on the associated conveyor feed. In order to avoid overloading the feed hopper, this ...

  • 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

  • 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

  • ANDRITZ to upgrade bleaching system for Cartulinas CMPC in Maule, Chile

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order from Cartulinas CMPC S.A. to upgrade the complete bleaching system at its mill in Maule, Chile, which processes 100% radiata pine for the production of softwood BTMP (bleached thermo-mechanical pulp). Start-up of the upgraded bleaching system is scheduled for the fourth quarter of 2017. ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • Heavy Duty Chopper Pumps for Industrial Process Applications

    Double Chopping System Our range of heavy duty chopper pumps have been designed to tackle the tough industrial processes. The ETO, ETV and PTS range of heavy duty chopper pumps have a double chopping system to ensure chopping of solids prior to pumping, this system enables high efficiency due to the anti-clogging performance. The first chopping system consists of two chrome steel blades ...


    By T-T Pumps Ltd.

  • Knowledge Sharing on air quality with the Cutler Community Forum, South Africa

    Dr Ian James of WKC Group’s Durban office presented on air quality to members of the Cutler Community Forum in November 2016. This included representatives from industry, community and local Government members. The Cutler complex forms part of the Durban harbour and covers an area of approximately 116 hectares. The complex has been primarily developed as a major bulk storage and handling ...


    By WKC Group

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