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This Month’s Focus: Storage

Four steps to keep your concrete silo standing tall

This article explains how to design, build, use, and maintain a concrete silo to help ensure that it will stand up to your storage requirements and function reliably for the long term.

How to select a continuous level sensor

Learn about the continuous level sensor types available, the pros and cons of each, and what information you need to gather before working with a sensor supplier.

Understanding and solving material caking problems in dry bulk storage vessels

Material caking along your bulk storage vessel’s walls can prevent your material from flowing smoothly and discharging completely from the vessel, creating major production headaches. Find out how you can prevent or mitigate the problems by changing your material or modifying your storage vessel or process.

Suppliers’ Tips

How can I select a storage vessel that will reliably discharge my difficult-to-flow material?

General Features

Pneumatic Points to Ponder… More answers to reader questions

This column picks up where our last column left off, answering more questions from PBE readers.

December Content

Specifying a loss-in-weight feeder to achieve better federate accuracy

Energy-saving strategies for dust collection systems

Combating static electricity

Issue Focuses

January: Mixing and Blending

February: Screening and Classifying

March: Pneumatic Conveying

April: Drying

May: Bagging and Packaging

June: Size Reduction

July: Mechanical Conveying

August: Annual Buyer’s Guide

September: Weighing and Batching

October: Dust Collection and Dust Control

November: Storage

December: Feeders

The Basics

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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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2015
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
December
Feeders
Contamination Detectors & Separators
Buyers Guide
Corporation Capabilities Report