Canadian Plastics

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Raw Materials Handling

News
July 31, 2020  

Advanced Blending Solutions acquires dryer, auxiliary equipment maker Thoreson McCosh

ABS said it will “absorb” Thoreson McCosh’s manufacturing into its headquarters campus in Wallace, Mich.

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June 15, 2020  

Flexicon opens office in Cologne, Germany

The bulk handling equipment maker has named Peter Kalinovski as regional sales manager of the new office.

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March 25, 2020  

Lorenz Conveying Products has new sales representation in Texas

The Cobourg, Ont.-based company has appointed ACFM Inc., a distributor of air and gas handling systems in both pressure and vacuum applications, to handle its products in the Lone Start State.

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March 24, 2020  

Flexicon granted waiver as supplier to essential industries

The bulk materials handling equipment supplier has been granted a waiver by the State of Pennsylvania to continue operating during the COVID-19 outbreak due to its role in the supply chain for life-sustaining businesses.

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March 18, 2020  

SPONSORED CONTENT: Rotogran’s blower/cyclone offers continuous and efficient evacuation of granules

Since 1982, ROTOGRAN INTERNATIONAL INC. has manufactured granulators and

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March 9, 2020  

Rotomolder Tank Holding buys Hoover Ferguson intermediate bulk container manufacturing assets

In a statement, Tank Holding said that the purchase further strengthens its market position as the leading North American manufacturer of reusable and returnable IBCs used to transport chemicals and food products.

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February 12, 2020  

Bunting appoints new Master Rep for Western Canada

The Newton, Kansas-based magnetic separation equipment maker has appointed Chris Heming, a longtime customer and manufacturer’s representative of Bunting, to the role.

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January 31, 2020  

Wittmann Group acquires Austrian auxiliary equipment maker FarragTech

Headquartered in Austria, FarragTech GmbH has a focus on compressed air granulate drying.

News
September 27, 2019  

Bunting Magnetics hires new lean manufacturing coordinator

The Newton, Kansas-based separation equipment maker has appointed Robert Clausing to the role.

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September 26, 2019  

Materials handling equipment maker Ensign bought by Excalibur LLC

Holland, Mich.-based Ensign designs and manufactures a complete line of bulk material handling systems for use in industries including plastics.

News
September 26, 2019  

Separation technology supplier Eriez makes executive promotions

John Blicha, Greg Nowak and Chris Knoll have been appointed to new positions in Eriez’s corporate leadership team.

News
September 26, 2019  

Redesigned vibratory feeder line

New from Coperion K-Tron, the K3-ML-D5-V200 vibratory feeder is ideal for feeding recycled material or flakes as well as for the addition of glass fibre in compounding processes.

News
September 25, 2019  

System monitors railcar unloading

Novatec’s RailSense monitors pressure, vibration, vacuum, and temperature; checks the condition of filters, oil, and bearings; and ascertains the overall operating health of the systems.

News
September 24, 2019  

Blender with built-in extrusion control

The WXB weigh extrusion blender from Maguire Products is designed to provide extrusion control based on batch precision and metering accuracy.

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September 23, 2019  

Material loaders for medium-sized and large feed volumes

Wittmann Battenfeld has extended its FeedMax line of basic central material loaders with models with 15 and 25 litre capacities.

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September 23, 2019  

Self-standing lump breaker can be fed from a variety of sources

New from Munson Machinery, the RDC-1530-SS de-lumps bulk materials that have agglomerated or solidified during storage or shipment, returning products to their original particle sizes and flowability.

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September 21, 2019  

Sanitary flange air conveyors for chemical, pharmaceutical applications

Exair Corp.’s Sanitary Flange Line Vac air-operated conveyor can be used to convey materials in systems that require frequent or mandatory cleaning.

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September 21, 2019  

Feeder for continuous processing

From Coperion K-Tron, the design is suited for multi-feeder clustering in direct compression, continuous extrusion, wet and dry granulation, continuous coating, and traditional batch processes.

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September 20, 2019  

Twin-tower desiccant dryers save energy

AEC’s NGX dryers reduce electrical energy consumption by more than 25 per cent compared with competitors’ wheel-drying technologies.

News
September 20, 2019  

Diverter valve prevents contamination

Schenck Process’s PST30 diverter valve is designed to prevent contamination and provide lineswitching for either dilute or dense phase conveying.