Friday 17th Aug, 2018
Crowds at IPB 2015. Photo: Powtech

Shanghai powder show hosts record crowds

More than 7,100 trade visitors attended the International Powder & Bulk Solids Processing Conference & Exhibition (IPB) in Shanghai in…
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LafargeHolcim is the world's largest producer of cement. Photo: Beumer

LafargeHolcim’s Australian business not for sale

The world’s largest cement producer LafargeHolcim has reportedly told staff its Australian and New Zealand operations are not currently on…
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Attendees mingling at the 10th Australian Bulk Handling Awards. Photo: Greg Dickins

All the winners from the Australian Bulk Handling Awards

A great time was had by all at ‘The Bulkies’ on the night of November 5th in Sydney. Below is…
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Yashili’s new plant in Pokeno, New Zealand.

Process overview: GEA powder plant in New Zealand

Processing equipment manufacturer GEA has completed a processing plant for infant formula producer Yashili in Pokeno, 50km south of Auckland….
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Miniature Rotary Batch Mixer blends batches up to 28L, or 45 kg, of dry bulk ingredients, with or without liquid additions, in two to three minutes, fully evacuates the batch and cleans rapidly.

Munson boasts efficiency, speed of new rotary batch mixer

US machinery firm Munson says its new miniature rotary batch mixer can mix up to 28 litres, or 45kg, of…
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Awards night is not to be missed. Photo: Greg Dickins

Finalists announced for Australian Bulk Handling Awards 2015

The esteemed finalists for the 2015 Australian Bulk Handling Awards – the Bulkies – have been announced. Hosted by the…
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Kason’s Centri-Sifter Pneumati-Sifter centrifugal separator.

Kason buys Kek-Gardner

Kason Corporation, a US-based manufacturer of screening, sifting and fluid bed processing equipment, has acquired Kek-Gardner, a UK-based manufacturer of…
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LaborSave automated sack cutting and emptying system.

Manufacturer promotes sack emptying system

While 25kg sacks are ubiquitous across the bulk handling sector, efficient methods of emptying them are rare. Israeli company Ayal…
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