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This Month’s Focus: Mechanical Conveying

Conveying system provides recipe to meet demand

With ever-increasing demand for gluten-free products, Bakery on Main saw an opportunity to grow its business and built a 110-square-foot plant with two integrated bulk handling systems designed specifically to handle gluten-free products.

Diagnosing common gear-drive problems

This article lists some common symptoms of abnormal gear wear and provides general tips on how to solve gear-drive problems.

Suppliers’ Tips

How can I safely mechanically convey my highly combustible bulk solid?

General Features

Using flexible hose for your pneumatic conveying system

Columnist Jack D. Hilbert discusses the ins and outs of using flexible hose in pneumatic conveying systems.

The Powder Show™ returning to Ohio

A preview of Powder 16: The Midwest Powder Show™ & Conference, which will be held October 18-20 at the Greater Columbus Convention Center in Columbus, OH.

August Content

2016-2017 Reference & Buyer’s Resource

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 and Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market

December: Feeders

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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

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2016
Focus
Special Sections
January
Mixing & Blending
Bulk Bags & Equipment
February
Screening & Classifying
Explosion Protection
March
Pneumatic Conveying
Bin Level Indicators
April
Drying
Bin Dischargers
May
Bagging & Packaging
Rotary Airlocks
June
Size Reduction
Monitors
July
Mechanical Conveying
1. Filter Media
2. Vacuum Cleaning     Equipment
August
Annual Reference & Buyer’s Resource
September
Weighing & Batching
Flow Aids
October
Dust Collection
Valves
November
Storage
Crushers
Annual Guide to the Powder & Bulk Market
December
Feeders
Contamination Detectors & Separators
Buyers Guide
Corporation Capabilities Report