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This Month’s Focus: Storage

Cement storage in paradise

A concrete products company in Aruba installs a new cement storage silo to help improve inventory management efficiency.

Suppliers’ Tips

How can I prevent material segregation during transport and storage?

General Features

Pneumatic Points to Ponder: Pneumatic conveying system instrumentation

Columnist Jack Hilbert looks at the recommended instrumentation for a conventional pressure-type, dilute-phase pneumatic conveying system.

Explosion protection for dust collection systems handling metal dust

Metal processors may think their plants have a lower explosion risk because they aren’t handling highly combustible materials such as flour or sugar, but many metal dusts have characteristics that create a very high explosion risk.

December Content


Issue Focuses

January: Mixing & Blending

February: Screening & Classifying

March: Pneumatic Conveying

April: Drying

May: Bagging & Packaging

June: Size Reduction

July: Mechanical Conveying

August: Annual Buyer’s Guide

September: Weighing & Batching

October: Dust Collection

November: Storage

December: Feeders

The Basics

Read this short version of our article guidelines – all the basic information you need to know before submitting a technical or application article to PBE.

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Technical Articles

Write a technical article and win respect for your company’s expertise. PBE’s technical articles are authored by technical professionals for technical professionals. They can be long or short, but whatever the format, they present objective information about how to improve bulk solids processing or handling. Learn more about what we look for, sample topics, how to submit an article, and how we can help you write it.

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Application Articles

Equipment and service providers, share your success story with PBE readers. Case Histories and New Installation articles, Test Center and Custom Processor articles, and Engineering Solution articles all show how your company successfully worked with a customer. Find out what we need to get such a story underway.

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Plant Tour Articles

Readers, are you proud of your plant? Help us take PBE readers on a tour showing off your faciity and its bulk solids processing and handling operations and equipment. Read this guide to find out what we need to feature your company in a Plant Tour article.

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See your company highlighted on PBE’s cover and editorial pages. PBE is proud to feature bulk solids processing and handling equipment and service companies that serve our readers. Discover the many ways your company can gain free coverage in the magazine.

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Special Sections
Mixing & Blending
Bulk Bags & Equipment
Screening & Classifying
Explosion Protection
Pneumatic Conveying
Bin Level Indicators
Bin Dischargers
Bagging & Packaging
Rotary Airlocks
Size Reduction
Mechanical Conveying
1. Filter Media
2. Vacuum Cleaning     Equipment
Annual Reference & Buyer’s Resource
Weighing & Batching
Flow Aids
Dust Collection
Contamination Detectors & Separators
Buyers Guide
Corporation Capabilities Report