This Month’s Focus: Mechanical Conveying
How to prevent or mitigate a dust explosion in your bucket elevator
A bucket elevator’s unique characteristics make it more vulnerable to and more difficult to protect from dust explosions than other mechanical conveyor types, but there are steps you can take to reduce the explosion potential.
Choosing the optimal screw conveyor
With low cost of ownership and simple construction, a flexible screw conveyor is often an excellent solution for conveying various materials.
What type of mechanical conveyor will work best for my fragile material?
Pneumatic Points to Ponder: Selecting a feeding device
Columnist Jack Hilbert describes a variety of feeders and how to choose the best one for your pneumatic conveying system.
Taking the guesswork out of inventory management
This article explains how a food manufacturer installed load cells on an existing silo to better-monitor flour inventory.
PBE’s Powder Show™ heads to Georgia
Here’s what you need to know to attend the southeast region’s only educational and marketing event dedicated to powder and dry bulk solids processing, handling, and packaging.
Annual Reference & Buyer’s Resource
January: Mixing & Blending
February: Screening & Classifying
March: Pneumatic Conveying
May: Bagging & Packaging
June: Size Reduction
July: Mechanical Conveying
August: Annual Buyer’s Guide
September: Weighing & Batching
October: Dust Collection
Bagging and packaging
Dust collection and dust control
Mixing and blending
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Plant Tour Articles
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Other Opportunities for Editorial Coverage
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