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National Bulk Equipment, Inc.

12838 Stainless Dr., Holland, MI, 49424, USA

  • 616-399-2220

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National Bulk Equipment, Inc.

Product Recovery System features sensors for automated discharge of packaging material.

Jan 05, 2017

Featuring two large-bore pneumatic cylinders for final-stage material release, Product Recovery System is designed to combine processing and packaging operations. Delivering up to 99.95% content recovery for wet material, unit is designed with 304-2b stainless steel screw flights to draw packages from infeed chute into compression sequence. Suitable in aluminum cans, PET bottles, ploy-based... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Filling System processes 90,000lbs dry bulk material per hour.

Dec 01, 2016

Certified from NTEP, automated precision filled-bag accumulation conveyors process up to 20 units of 4,500lbs capacity bulk bags per hour. Bulk Bag Filling System has automated pallet introduction and metering of material supply. Features 8 GPM hydraulic carriage to lift bag capacities up to 4,500lbs that exceeds lift speed and capacity of ball screw designs. Unit has accuracy of +/- .01% to... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Variable Container Filling System ensures weigh accuracy.

Mar 01, 2016

Featuring single-station design, NBE Variable Container Filling System is suitable for bulk filling of drums, cartons, totes, gaylords, bulk bags, and other bulk container types. Proprietary densification design integrates two densifying methods, enabling varied container types to be processed through same fill station. Equipped with integrated NTEP-certified weigh system, filling system can... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Container Dumper meets sanitary standards.

Oct 31, 2013

Built to particular sanitary operating processes and practices of application, Sanitary Bulk Container Dumper ensures optimal compliance contribution. Construction meets FDA, cGMP definition for cleanability according to 21CFR110.40, with features such as rounded radius framework, highly finished plate, and elimination of internal angles, corners, and dead spaces. Constructed of 6 x 4 x 5/16... Read More

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Bulk Bag Filling System features integrated automation.

Oct 29, 2013

Equipped with automated pallet introduction, automated metering of material supply, and automated filled-bag accumulation conveyors, Bulk Bag Filling System enables single operator to process up to twenty 4,500 lb bulk bags/hour or 90,000 lb of dry bulk material/hour. NTEP-certified weigh system provides weighing of bulk bags with accuracy of ±.01%. Using menu-driven HMI, integrated... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Bulk Bag Unloader handles caustic compressible materials.

Aug 28, 2013

Handling caustic, severely agglomerated material, Bulk Bag Unloader operates as closed process, protecting operators from migrant, airborne material and eliminating possibility for contamination. Sequential, 4-stage process conditions material from football-sized chunks to ¼ in. particles. It combines hydraulic de-blocking rams each with 28,000 lb of force; hydraulic massage paddles each with... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Material Blending System aids process GMP validation.

Jul 26, 2013

Fully automated and self-contained bulk material mixing system blends combination of 5 caustic, free-flowing, powdered additives with sluggish flowing, high-dusting base ingredient. Along with 64 ft³ surge hopper, features include 2 horizontal screw conveyors; 5 NBE Lift-and-Seal™ drum dumper units, each with automatic centering system; 750 lb capacity hydraulic carriage with 14 ft max lift;... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Tote Dumper features sanitary construction.

Jun 26, 2013

Offering carriage capacities from 750–16,000 lb, Sanitary Tote Dumper is designed for food processing, pharmaceutical processing, and plastics/medical device applications where compliance with FDA, USDA, 3-A, BISSC, or international standards is required. System features 304-2b stainless steel construction with continuous-weld seams ground to No. 4 finish; fully enclosed, 304-2b stainless steel... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Services

Product Recovery System removes liquids from packaging.

Apr 26, 2013

Providing automated, controlled removal of free-flowing liquids or flow-resistant wet contents from their packaging, ProductSaver® enables 99.95% reclaim of contents for residual re-sale, reuse, or efficient disposal; and reclaim of packaging material for recycling or disposal. System combines package in-feed, package opening, and contents and package separation processes into single-stream... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Food-Grade Bulk Material Handling System is fully automated.

Dec 20, 2012

Compliance-ready at start-up, integrated system conforms to specific, regulated processes and practices of wash-in-place (WIP) applications. Powered infeed conveyor and 2,000 lb capacity container lift carriage are complimented by 304-2b stainless steel custom discharge hood, surge hopper, and vibratory conveyor structurally designed with angled-plane, rounded-radius framework, and finished... Read More

Materials & Material Processing

High Volume Mixing System blends 25,000 lb per hour.

Nov 21, 2012

Equipped with 30 hp TEFC motor, twin 2,500 lb capacity box dumpers, and two 8 in. diameter discharge spouts, High-Volume Mixing System processes semi free-flowing materials into homogenous blends. Within mixer, 14 in. diameter auger mixes material in 15 in. diameter, 10-gauge mix tube. In-feed scoop blades at base of mixing auger, and broad-throw dispersion paddles at top of mixing auger... Read More

Material Handling & Storage, Packaging Products & Equipment

Bulk Material Handling/Packaging System has automated operation.

Sep 24, 2012

Built on integrated infrastructure, automated bulk material handling/packaging system operates on paired, process-specific structural framework chassis with all automation and control functions centralized to one menu-driven HMI. Complete process sequence includes pallet/base supply, slipsheet pick-and-placement, bulk material infeed, packaged contents isolated densification, NTEP-certified... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Bulk Material Mixing System produces homogenous blends.

Sep 19, 2012

Offering fully automated introduction, transfer, mixing, and blending of multiple sluggish materials, Bulk Material Mixing System virtually eliminates downstream production scrap. Lift-and-seal gaylord discharge system introduces material to transfer bin, while integrated agitator and vacuum pump transfer system supply material to mixer. Within mixer, 16 in. dia auger mixes material in 17... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Unloader features 4-stage material conditioning.

Aug 23, 2012

Using 4-stage material conditioning sequence, Automated Bulk Bag Unloader prepares extremely agglomerated material for supply to downstream liquification process. First conditioning stage uses 2 hydraulic de-blocking rams that deliver 28,000 lb of direct material force each. Next, dual hydraulic massage paddles reduce material to chunk sizes. Bag spout valve, with 1,000 lb of material break-up... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools

Packaged Product Recovery System uses single-stream recovery sequence.

Jul 09, 2012

Designed and built to application requirements, ProductSaver® uses single-stream separation sequence that enables controlled recovery of dry contents for residual re-sale, reuse, or disposal as well as recovery of packaging material for recycling or disposal. Infeed is handled by one operator; whether pallet loads, cases, or single packs, no break-pack or razor knife steps are necessary.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Material Handling System feeds, meters, and blends 12,000 lb/hr.

Aug 04, 2011

Featuring 10 in. solid mainshaft and double-ribbon agitator design, integrated bulk material handling system feeds, meters, and blends free-flowing dry bulk material and liquid minor ingredients. Dual bulk bag unloaders with 4 x 4 x 5/16 in. structural framework have 4,000 lb frame capacity each and meet/exceed ANSI and ASME specifications. Additional components include bulk bag conditioning... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Lump Breaker integrates into bulk bag discharger.

Mar 30, 2005

Lump Breaker has dual 1 in. diameter, counter-rotating shafts with eccentric rotor blades running between companion stators. Design of rotating shafts facilitates cleaning, and tools are required for assembly and disassembly. Unit integrates into bulk bag discharger to reduce material lump sizes down to pneumatically conveyable size. Maximum discharge particle size is 3/8 in. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Bulk Bag Conditioner deblocks hardened materials.

Mar 03, 2005

Portable Bulk Bag Conditioner utilizes hydraulic actuated deblocking rams to reduce lump size of salt, spices, and other materials that can re-agglomerate in bulk bags, resulting in consistent material supply through discharge spout. Deblocking rams fold into unit for portability throughout plant. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Filler fills up to 20 bags/hour.

Mar 03, 2005

Automated Bulk Bag Filler provides repeatable, dust-free filling for variety of food ingredients. Standard base frame features ergonomic cantilever design that offers unobstructed access from 3 sides of machine for attaching and detaching bags. Controls include user-defined inputs that allow filling sequence to be tailored to customer's bag sizes, material, and material delivery systems. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Fillers provide repeatable, dust-free operation.

Feb 16, 2005

Automated Bulk Bag Fillers produce consistent, dense, and stable filled bags. Standard base frame is ergonomic cantilever design that provides unobstructed access from 3 sides of machine for attaching and detaching bags. Controls are intelligently designed to include user-defined inputs that allow filling sequence to be tailored to customer's bag sizes, materials, and material delivery systems. Read More

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