Ajax Equipment has supplied Tata Chemicals Europe with a twin screw feeder replacing an existing Ajax twin screw feeder which has reliably performed for over 15 years in the production of soda ash. The twin screw arrangement with a special outlet provides an evenly distributed feed into a dryers fluid bed.
Asgco has added a Semi-Ceramic pulley lagging to their pulley lagging product line, featuring 40% coverage. The addition of this Semi-Ceramic Lagging allows Asgco to offer a semi-ceramic product range to provide customers with a choice between full ceramic coverage with our Arrowhead Ceramic Pulley Lagging for high tension drive pulley's, as well as less than full ceramic coverage with Asgco’s new Semi-Ceramic Lagging for smaller pulleys, non-drive pulley's and bend pulley's.
New from Flexicon is a Sanitary Flexible Screw Conveyor that can be tilted down and rolled to serve multiple functions. Using a manual jack screw, the support boom and conveyor can be raised for discharging into vessels or other process equipment. Fully lowered, it can be rolled through doorways as low as 2134 mm in height, and aisles as narrow as 1067 mm.
SSAB has introduced a new generation wear plate, the Hardox 500 Tuf. The new wear plate combines the best properties from Hardox 450 and Hardox 500, and, according to SSAB "has no real competition on the market."
Concetti has introduced Modified Atmosphere Packaging (MAP), to their fully automatic bagging systems, but in an interesting and innovative way. This is designed to help dry pet food and animal feed producers offer the best quality of product and improve profitability.
Metso N Series NSPTM briquetting presses turn steel, aluminum, cast iron and other metals into a compact form for easier handling and more convenient transporting. Firmly packed, high-density briquettes increase metal recovery by enabling more accurate metering and reducing burn-off during melting.
Donaldson Company, Inc. now offers a snap-in pleated bag filter for its Torit RF Baghouse dust collector, which is widely used in grain handling, mining, woodworking, and other industries with large volumes of abrasive dust. The snap-in option is already available on the company’s Modular Baghouse, another Torit dust collector model widely used in these industries.
The special configuration of the body and rotor of the newly designed HP high pressure rotary valve by DMN Westinghouse does not only protect product against degradation, it also does not allow any axial air leakage. This means that this valve has an air leakage reduction of one third against other standard high pressure valves.
Van Beek has developed a robust lump breaker for reducing clumps, lumps or agglomerations in the food or chemical industry. According to the manufacturer, the machine can deal effectively with lump formation or agglomerations, for example turning them to powder.