Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Washdown Duty Ribbon Blenders

April 5, 2016

Hauppauge, NY – Ross offers truly washdown duty Ribbon Blenders in many standard sizes from ½ to 1000 cu.ft. Pictured is a 1-cu.ft. stainless steel model equipped with all washdown components including the motor, safety limit switch, variable frequency drive, stuffing boxes and knife gate discharge valve. The dust-tight cover includes a charging port with safety grating and the U-shaped... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

V-Cone Tumble Blenders

February 9, 2016

Hauppauge, NY – Charles Ross and Son Company has added 5-, 10- and 25-cu.ft. V-Cone Tumble Blenders to its inventory of stock mixing equipment ready for immediate purchase or short-term trial/rental. Ideal for intimate dry blending of free flowing solids, Ross V-Cone Tumble Blenders or simply V-Blenders, are rated for 125 lbs/cu.ft. product bulk density and feature stainless steel 316 wetted... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Ribbon Blender meets sanitary standards.

February 2, 2016

Able to blend up to 65 ft³ of powders, pastes, or slurries, Model HD-3.5-7-S316 is constructed of 316 stainless steel with continuous welds having 0.25 in. radii polished to 150 grit, #4 interior surface finish, and external removable seals. Blender's 2:1 length-to-diameter ratio distributes ingredients uniformly during loading, blending, and discharge. Unit forces split double-helical agitator through stationary material, producing homogeneous blends in 5–6 minutes typical. Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

Michelman Spotlighting Mold Release Solutions for Composite Wood Panel Manufacturers at 2015 EWTA Info Fair

October 14, 2015

CINCINNATI, OH - Michelman will feature a selection of its popular composite wood panel mold release agents, as well as a modular duplex blending and application system at the 2015 EWTA Info Fair Supplier Exhibition. Michelman will be exhibiting in Booth #8 at the event which is being held October 17-19, 2015, in Coeur d’Alene, Idaho. Michelman’s Michem® Wood Release brand mold release... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Ribbon Blenders handle demanding 24/7 operation.

September 30, 2015

Available in capacities from ½–1,000 ft³, Ross Ribbon Blenders are manufactured in standard and sanitary designs with customizable features for solid-solid and solid-liquid blending operations. Model 42N-80S, with max working capacity of 80 ft³, features 150-grit 316 stainless steel product contact parts. Dust-tight blender cover includes multiple custom ports and bag dumping station with safety grating. Driven by 50 hp gearmotor, double ribbon agitator turns at variable speeds up to 28 rpm. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Vertical Cone Screw Blender/Dryers

August 19, 2015

Hauppauge, NY, – Ross Vertical Blender/Dryers are ideal for vacuum drying a wide range of applications in either solid or liquid state, such as powders, granules, pellets, fibers, pastes and slurries. This type of drying equipment features a slow-turning auger screw that gently lifts batch materials upward as it orbits around a conical vessel. Materials carried to the top of batch then cascade... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Fluid & Gas Flow Equipment, Food Processing & Preparation, Machinery & Machining Tools, Material Handling & Storage

Growth within Precision: Introducing a New Strategic Partnership

July 1, 2015

With great partnerships, comes greater opportunity Precision Automation Company, Inc. is proud to announce its strategic partnership with G.S. Italia S.r.l. of Marnate, Italy. Following a visit to G.S. Italia to finalize the partnership agreement, President and CEO, Fred Rexon Jr. notes, "G.S. Italia is a family business located near Milan, Italy. The company produces high quality processing... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Ribbon Blenders for Large-Scale Powder Blending, Paste Mixing and Vacuum Drying

March 4, 2015

Hauppauge, NY – Large-scale Ross Ribbon Blenders built up to 1,000 cu.ft. working capacity are ideal for high-volume production of powder blends, pastes and slurries. These versatile blenders can also function as vacuum dryers and are engineered for fast mixing, convenient discharge, easy cleaning and low maintenance. Shown is a 385-cu.ft. Ribbon Blender driven by a 75HP inverter-duty... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Corrosive Gas Blender offers auto-purging option.

October 7, 2014

Receiving regulated process gases from 2 or more sources, Xturion™ Blixer™ blends gases to desired composition in onboard accumulator tank. GigaGuard™ PLC manages electrical components and pneumatically actuated valves for fully automated purging sequences. PLC works in conjunction with dynamic stream gas analyzer by continuously withdrawing sample from accumulator tank. If mixture is outside of tolerance range, system will automatically adjust blend percentages to approach set point value. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

High-Intensity Continuous Blender has 30 x 72 in. dia chamber.

April 24, 2014

With material contact surfaces of 316 stainless steel, HIM-306-SS imparts shear required for blending, homogenizing, de-dusting, and/or de-agglomerating diverse materials. Homogeneous blends can be achieved in as little as 20 sec residence time, depending on material characteristics, yielding up to 1,500 ft³ throughput per hour. Fitted with coated, hardened stainless steel paddles, agitator is driven by 50 hp motor and rotates at variable speeds from 120&ndash;600 rpm.<br /> Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Ross Vertical Blenders

April 16, 2014

Hauppauge, NY – Designed for low-impact blending, Ross Vertical Blenders feature a conical vessel and a slow-turning screw that can thoroughly agitate a wide variety of materials including powders, granules, pellets, fibers, slurries and pastes. The screw turns on its own axis while being rotated around the vessel by an orbital arm. Batch materials are lifted to the uppermost level of the cone... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Cylindrical Ribbon Blenders offer 1/2-1,000 cu-ft capacities.

March 11, 2014

Designed to mix dry powders, wet granulations, and paste-like materials with densities up to 100 lb/cu-ft, Model 42C Blenders can be built for atmospheric, full vacuum, or internal pressure operation. Variable speed double ribbon agitator driven by gearmotor provides uniform mixing and heating, while precisely pitched inner and outer ribbons produce balanced axial and radial flow pattern within batch. Constructed of 316L SS, blenders come in standard, heavy-duty, and sanitary models. Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Material Handling & Storage, Materials & Material Processing

Mixer Manufacturer Offers One Stop Custom Fabrication Service

February 25, 2014

Savannah, GA – Providing one stop fabrication service to manufacturers throughout the process industries, Ross, a world leader in mixing and blending technology, designs and builds storage tanks, pressure vessels and reactors for virtually any process or application. Complimenting a wide array of specialty equipment for mixing, blending, drying and dispersion, Ross' fabrication capabilities... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

12 Element, 12kg Guardian® Series 2 Gravimetric Batch Blender

January 13, 2014

Process Control has recently shipped a 12kg Guardian® Series 2 Batch Blender with 12 elements for a compounding application. The goal for the end-user is to eliminate clean-out of the material multi-hopper segments. Each segment is dedicated to a particular material which is chosen according to the compound recipe. The Guardian® Series 2 provides precise batch-to-batch dispensing and... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Cleaning Products & Equipment, Controls & Controllers, Material Handling & Storage, Test & Measuring Instruments

At Wire 2014, Maguire Will Offer a Comprehensive Portfolio of Systems for Raw Material Management and Extrusion Control

December 30, 2013

Proven Systems Help Save Costs of Polymer Compounds and Additives, Increase Productivity, and Enhance Control and Documentation of Wire and Cable Quality TAMWORTH, STAFFORDSHIRE, UK – At Wire Düsseldorf, Maguire Europe will introduce a wide-ranging portfolio of technologies that enable manufacturers to save costs while ensuring compliance with the stringent electrical and physical... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Rapid, Thorough and Dust-Free Blending of Powders

December 17, 2013

Hauppauge, NY – Ross manufactures Ribbon Blenders used in the process industries for rapid, thorough and dust-free blending of powders, granules, pellets and other bulk solids. Available in many standard sizes from 1/2 to 1,000 cu. ft. working capacity, Ross Ribbon Blenders are built for a wide range of bulk densities and applications with many customizable features to meet any special,... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Large Capacity Dual-Shaft Mixers

December 3, 2013

Hauppauge, NY – Ross Dual-Shaft Mixers deliver an ideal balance of bulk flow agitation and high speed dispersion required in the processing of viscous pastes, gels, suspensions, slurries and emulsions. These machines feature two independently-driven agitators than run at different speeds, imparting varying levels of shear and ensuring adequate turnover over a wide viscosity range. Production... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Transportation Industry Products

Honeywell Technology Helps Reduce Bus Emissions in London with New Blending Solution

December 2, 2013

Honeywell Enraf's Fusion4 MicroBlender to be Used by Transport for London to Mix Biodiesel for its Buses BRACKNELL, UK — Honeywell (NYSE: HON) today announced it has been selected by Transport for London to provide its Fusion4 technology to allow biofuels used in London buses to be blended directly at London bus depots, rather than the previous method of mixing with standard diesel at... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management, Materials & Material Processing

Ross SLIM Powder Injection Mixers with New Hopper Design

November 19, 2013

Hauppauge, NY – Ross announces new developments to its line of High Shear Mixers with Solids/Liquid Injection Manifold (SLIM) Technology. Designed for high-speed and high-volume mixing requirements, the SLIM is a unique rotor/stator device capable of injecting powders directly into a fast-moving liquid stream without the need for an eductor or pump. One of the key innovations now being offered... Read More

Chemical Processing & Waste Management

Precision Gas Blender provides up to 1,750 scfh at 10-50 psig.

November 12, 2013

Available as wall- or floor-mounted unit, BlendMaster&trade; 657 Series enables users to create custom-blended gas mixtures on-site for GTAW (TIG) and GMAW (MIG) industrial welding applications. Design increases productivity by eliminating cylinder handling, and functionality provides 0%&ndash;25% blend adjustability for 2-component gases. Blending pure argon and carbon dioxide gases, product maintains ±1.5% accuracy. EquiBlend&trade; technology allows for full flow, regardless of mix or blend ratio. Read More