Bulk Material Handling News

  • The largest Leather Scrap Shredder in East China was launched

    Recently, Harden leather scrap shredding system (two shaft shredder model TDH1216 and TD912) was successfully passed the inspection and now is working for the Wenzhou Hongze Thermal Power Plant. This kind of leather scrap industrial shredder has the largest leather scrap disposal capacity of similar projects in China at present. The production capacity of waste leather scrap is up to 20T / hour. ...

  • Biocycle January - Equipment News

    Turner Receives Red Dot Award Komptech introduced the Topturn X4500 in late 2016, the smallest compost turner in its product line. The company recently received the Red Dot Award, an internationally recognized quality label for excellent product design, for the X4500. “Its concisely formed, sturdy frame gives the Topturn X4500 an autonomous appearance,” notes the statement by ...


    By BioCycle Magazine

  • The new BTI is the belt conveyor the market has been asking for

    With the ambition to develop the world’s best belt conveyor, we launched extensive research work at Skandia Elevator. We asked our customers and experts in other industries what they thought was missing in the belt conveyors from our competitors. Now we can proudly present our BTI. ...


    By Skandia Elevator

  • Rotary Valve Basics Video

    View our latest video on the Basics of Rotary Valves. How they function and operate and learn about the three rotary valve application types; metering and feeding, airlock, and airlock feeder. Watch the ...


    By Wm. W. Meyer & Sons, Inc.

  • Northwestern University and inCTRL begin Bioprocess Modeling Collaboration

    The research group of George Wells at Northwestern University is conducting a bench-scale investigation of shortcut biological nitrogen removal (scBNR) processes integrated with enhanced biological phosphorus removal (EBPR) and has teamed up with inCTRL Solutions to model these processes and perform predictive scenario evaluation in the SIMBA# simulation platform. Water resource recovery ...


    By inCTRL Solutions Inc.

  • The world needs cardboard shredder!

    Presently, three EKZ 1100s are made ready for dispatch in our factory hall. Soon they will go on their journey to Switzerland to spend a long life as a cardboard-shredder. There, cardboard-boxes and cartons of max. 600 to 700mm width will be torn in beautiful handy shreds in the future, which then serve as a starting material for a bale press. The material is discharged with a conveyor ...

  • Start-up of the 500th BRT HARTNER Bag Opener

    Ibbenbüren / Herten. The sorting plant of AGR-DAR in Herten processes, sorts and assembles light weight packaging material for recycling. This procedure starts with the BO Bag Opener from BRT HARTNER: the BO with integrated feed hopper is filled by wheel loader with the bags stored in the reception hall. The incorporated moving floor conveyor with a new, modified drive pushes the material to ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

  • 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 ...

  • 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. ...


  • 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 ...

  • 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

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