Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Model 42N-120SS Ribbon Blenders includes spherical disc valve.

December 9, 2016

Used for rapid blending of dry powders, granules and pellets, Model 42N-120SS Ribbon Blenders features 120-cu.ft stainless steel construction. Including solid agitator shaft with precision formed ribbons having angled leading edges, device prevents material build-up. With scrapers welded to the spokes and ribbons, updated unit have tolerance 1/8 in. to the end wall. 42N-120SS comes with... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Maguire Partners with Syncro to Expand Options for Advanced Extrusion Control Technologies

October 20, 2016

DÃœSSELDORF - At K 2016 today, Maguire Products, Inc. and SYNCRO srl announced a partnership to provide customers of both companies with an extensive platform of options for materials and extrusion control. Maguire has taken an investment position with SYNCRO that will lead to a portfolio of technologies drawing on Maguire’s experience in materials handling and blending systems, and... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

AS K-2016 Nears, Special "50k" Maguire® Blender Travels to Customers Worldwide to Celebrate Sale of 50,000th Blender

October 5, 2016

Celebration Also Includes the Chance to Win One of Five $500 Cash Prizes, Whose First Winner Is an Extrusion Operation of Amesbury Truth, a Leading North American Producer of Window and Door Components ASTON, PENNSYLVANIA, U.S.A. - A year-long celebration in anticipation of the shipment of the 50,000th Maguire® weigh scale blender will arrive at K 2016, the biggest event in the plastics... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, Machinery & Machining Tools, Materials & Material Processing

High Intensity Continuous Blender features sanitary design.

October 4, 2016

Constructed of 316 SS and finished to USDA, FDA, or pharmaceutical requirements, Model HIM-124-S316 provides low to high shear as required for high-speed blending and/or homogenizing of dry solids, agglomerates, slurries, or pastes. Homogeneous blends can be achieved in as little as 20 seconds residence time at throughput rates to 200 ft³/h. With standard drive consisting of multiple V belt... Read More

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

Reading Bakery Systems Adds Expanded Snack System to Science and Innovation Center

August 11, 2016

ROBESONIA, PA, – Reading Bakery Systems (RBS), one of the world’s leading manufacturers of baking and process systems for the global food industry, has added an automated expanded snack system to its Science Innovation Center in Sinking Spring, Pennsylvania. The installed expanded snack system allows real-world production of a wide variety of expanded snacks from corn, rice and other cereal... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

Tumble Blenders feature safety gate, motors with EM brake.

August 11, 2016

Available in 0.25–100 ft³ sizes, Ross Tumble Blenders feature motors with electro-magnetic brake. Brake motor allows tumbling V-cone or double cone vessel to safely decelerate to complete stop at proper upright position. For mixing products with bulk densities up to 150 lb/ft³, 50 ft³ V-Cone Tumble Blenders gently blend free-flowing solids as cone rotates. To supplement low-impact... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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... Read More

Architectural and Civil Engineering Products, Chemicals & Chemical Processing, 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

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, 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 and... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, 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... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, 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,... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing, 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

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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... Read More

Chemicals & Chemical Processing

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