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MPE - Modern Process Equipment, Inc.

3125 S. Kolin Ave., Chicago, IL, 60623, USA

  • 773-254-3929

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MPE - Modern Process Equipment, Inc.

Material Handling & Storage

Chain Conveyor offers retrofit design.

Nov 27, 2015

With Chain-Vey®'s retrofit design, users can convert cable system to chain, ensuring conveyor never breaks again. For installation, users keep existing piping and replace drive unit, turnaround, and cable with Chain-Vey componentry, minimizing downtime. Chain-Vey is designed for transporting food, chemicals, and other bulk powder products without degradation or declassification. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Tubular Drag Conveyor heats or cools products.

Apr 24, 2015

Utilizing turbulent helical flow design for maximum heat transfer, Chain-Vey® T-V Conveyor steadily modifies product temperature, hotter or colder, throughout length of conveyor. No additional steps are required, saving processing time and floor space. Optional PLC controlled liquid cooling/heating system is available for precise temperature control. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Tubular Drag Conveyor gently transports pet food.

Dec 11, 2012

Designed for transporting pet food products, Chain-Vey handles everything from raw ingredients to finished, ready-to-package goods. Transportation is engineered to be gentle and efficient for all phases of production process, while flexible design and footprint fosters placement within virtually any configuration. Features include dust-tight, enclosed design; clean-in-place capabilities;... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Fine Grinding Mill is designed for Superabsorbent Polymers.

Dec 11, 2012

Model 1060 Gran-U-Lizer grinds Superabsorbent Polymers (SAPs) with precise particle uniformity at 20 x 100 US Mesh (850 x 150 µm) size range and 30 x 100 Mesh (600 x 150 µm) with minimal fines. In addition to predicting bearing failures before they occur, included BAVA (Balance and Vibration Analysis) system senses when product moisture levels elevate beyond tolerable range by recognizing... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Grinding Unit targets dried fruit applications.

Nov 09, 2012

Constructed of FDA-approved materials ranging from stainless steel to food grade plastic components, MPE Dried Fruit Gran-U-Lizer™ produces uniform grind with optimal control in various dried fruit applications. System utilizes roller-style method that maximizes yield while minimizing waste. Additionally, grinder is designed for use as part of cryogenic process. Sub-zero temperatures... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Cold Milling Machine efficiently grinds flax seed.

Sep 14, 2012

Cold Milling Flax Seed Gran-U-Lizer™ utilizes water-cooled rollers and unique tooth profile to cut and mill flax seed into very fine powder. Design eliminates screens, as well as subsequent product stickiness and gumming, while also reducing product retention time within grinder to eliminate heat generation and exposure. Cold milling process keeps all nutrients intact, preserving fragile... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Tubular Drag Conveyor affords installation flexibility.

Sep 12, 2012

Chain-Vey utilizes one pipe, as opposed to two, to accommodate transport requirements in tight spaces and also incorporates integrated drive unit. Along with gentle conveying capabilities, system provides loop-style layout that allows for multiple pick-up and discharge point configurations. Design minimizes maintenance while promoting energy efficiency and is offered in 650, 1,000, and 1,400... Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Tubular Drag Conveyor targets cement industry.

Aug 27, 2012

Featuring fully enclosed design, Chain-Vey can convey hundreds of different products horizontally and vertically in dust-tight environment without product degradation or declassification. System has case-hardened carbon steel link chain to convey high bulk densities and can start/stop under full load. Offering explosionproof upgrade capability, Chain-Vey is available in models operating at 650,... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Grinding Machine handles activated carbon.

Sep 02, 2010

Achieving 80-95% yields on wide range of target sizes, including 20 x 50, 30 x 80, and 80 x 325, Activated Carbon Gran-U-Lizer(TM) produces narrow particle size distribution with minimal fines. Unit adjusts configurations in seconds with touch of button. Offering capacities from 500-5,000 lb/hr, system is suited for coconut, coal, and wood-based carbon products. Read More

Sensors Monitors & Transducers

On-Line Density Sampler meets fish food manufacturer needs.

Aug 31, 2010

Utilizing Allen-Bradley PLC technology, Reliadens(TM) Automated On-Line Density Sampling system allows fish food manufacturers to continuously monitor bulk density, after extruder and coater, to provide continual, closed-loop control of process settings. System draws product sample from process stream, measures density, and returns product to stream with zero waste. With accuracies to 1 g/L, unit... Read More

Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Grinding Machine handles Super Absorbent Polymers.

Aug 31, 2010

Delivering uniform grind in 20 x 100 US Mesh size with minimal dust or by-product, Model 1052 SAP Gran-U-Lizer(TM) includes BAVA Balance and Vibration Analysis, which senses when product moisture levels elevate beyond tolerable range. When this occurs, product becomes elastic and does not grind efficiently. BAVA senses material elasticity change and notifies plant personnel. BAVA can also predict... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

Turkish Granulizer uses water-cooled, disc-style grinder.

Jan 26, 2010

Turkish granulizer MPE G7 reduces coffee to espresso quality with grinder, and then discharges coffee into final grinding section directly. Combining roller technology with disc technology, unit achieves average Turkish grind sizes ranging from 50-150 µm at capacities spanning 100-250 kg/hr. Read More

Material Handling & Storage

Tubular Drag Conveyor combines both chain/disc technology.

Oct 29, 2009

Capable of moving products without use of air, Chain-Vey(TM) Conveyor transfers particle blends without risk of segregation or breakage. Suited for products including ground coffee, dried foods, material chips, and activated carbon, unit is available in sizes of 4, 5, and 6 in., and can convey up to 300 ft. Sealed tube contains aroma and allows for air-tight conveying, while self-cleaning feature... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Urea Prill Grinder delivers uniform particle size.

Mar 10, 2009

Urea Prill Gran-U-Lizer(TM) provides 90-95% yields for common urea or NPK prill grind sizes. Dust-tight system is infinitely adjustable and offers capacities from 2-20 Mtons/hr. Constructed of noncorrosive materials and high hardness rolls, it utilizes continuous roller-style method to maximize yield and minimize waste and energy usage. Grinder is suited for use in fertilizer process facilities. Read More

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

Size Reduction Machine is designed for food applications.

Dec 31, 2008

Chunk and Bit Gran-U-Lizer(TM) is designed with roll corrugations that reduce granola, cookies, biscuits, and other dry products - in one pass and with minimal production of fines (dust) - to ideal size for inclusion in ice cream, yogurt, and other mix products. Designed for high-change-over operations, roller-style solution can be disassembled, cleaned, and reassembled in less than 10 min.... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Silicon Grinding System is designed for purification reactors.

Oct 28, 2008

Utilizing Gran-U-Lizer(TM) technology, metallurgical silicon grinding system, MPE Si Process, is designed to grind 98% pure metallurgical grade silicon to ideal size required for high-purity silicon purification reactors. It accepts large chunks of metallurgical Si and discharges fine ground Si with typical particle size ranging from 50-200 microns, or as required, for post reactor purification. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing, Waste Management & Waste Handling Equipment

Lab Grinder features precision operation.

Oct 15, 2008

LPP 6.5 roller-style Gran-U-Lizer(TM) grinds material to narrow particle size distribution, with few unwanted fines, while minimizing impact and heat generation during process. Suitable for achieving results on lab and pilot plant scale, precision particle reduction solution offers independent control over roll gap, with accuracy to 0.0005 in.; roll shear ratio, with independent drive control for... Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Granulizer grinds hard, abrasive materials.

Sep 17, 2008

Intended for ultra-high purity grinding applications, Model 1052 Gran-U-Lizer(TM) can grind hard, abrasive materials, such as polysilicon, silicon, and cadmium telluride to various sizes with little to no foreign material contamination. It delivers high particle uniformity with minimal fines and adjusts to achieve median sizes from 120-500 µm. Read More

Machinery & Machining Tools

Gum Recovery Granulizer features special roll corrugations.

Sep 05, 2008

Model IMD 99 Gum Recovery Gran-U-Lizer(TM) is specifically designed to flatten and striate candy-coated gum tablets for internal re-work and recycle. Special roll corrugations allow for high production rates and clean operation, in which hard candy coating is broken and separated from gum substrate. Thereafter, each component can be separated and re-introduced, at different phases, back into... Read More

Food Processing & Preparation, Materials & Material Processing

Frozen Food Granulizer has wash-down construction.

Aug 27, 2008

Model IMD 900 Frozen Food Gran-U-Lizer(TM) reduces friable and frozen products to narrow particle size distributions with minimal generation of unwanted fines. No-impact grinding method imparts low energy to ground product, preventing resultant heat generation and corresponding contamination/microbial issues. With full access for easy cleaning, unit is designed and manufactured to GMP standards. Read More

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