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Engineered-to-Application Bulk Material Processing and Packaging Project Increases Process Yield and Improves Downstream Production Throughput Efficiency
Material Handling & Storage

Engineered-to-Application Bulk Material Processing and Packaging Project Increases Process Yield and Improves Downstream Production Throughput Efficiency

(Holland, Michigan) -- This bulk material processing and packaging project was designed, engineered, installed, and commissioned by National Bulk Equipment [NBE] for a fullstream application requiring the discharge, screening, decontamination, and bulk packaging of multiple specialty-engineered, extreme-performance materials. Raw materials are received in bulk bags and bulk bins of differing...

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Fullstream Project Integrates Dry Bulk Material Discharging Systems and Bulk Liquid Handling Systems to Increase Batch Process Line Yield and Reduce Product Quality Loss
Material Handling & Storage

Fullstream Project Integrates Dry Bulk Material Discharging Systems and Bulk Liquid Handling Systems to Increase Batch Process Line Yield and Reduce Product Quality Loss

Holland, Michigan -- This engineered-to-application batch processing project integrates National Bulk Equipment (NBE) performance-proven dry bulk material handling and bulk liquid handling systems to ensure a homogeneous slurry is accurately produced, and reliably supplied to downstream food processing operations. This NBE fullstream project is engineered to comply with the hygienic requirements...

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Bulk Bag Filler Integrates NTEP-Certified Weigh System to Enable +/- .01% Weigh Accuracy of Filled Bags; Prevents Material Loss or Re-work Resulting from Over- or Under-filled Bags
Packaging Products & Equipment

Bulk Bag Filler Integrates NTEP-Certified Weigh System to Enable +/- .01% Weigh Accuracy of Filled Bags; Prevents Material Loss or Re-work Resulting from Over- or Under-filled Bags

HOLLAND, Michigan (January 12, 2016) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). NBE 3-A, USDA, FDA and BISSC-compliant bulk bag filling systems are engineered, fabricated, and constructed to speed inspections, simplify integration, and ensure qualification for start-up into food processing and packaging operations. These NBE sanitary bulk bag filler systems also support process practice protocols...

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Bulk Container Dumper Design Reduces Changeover Times and Improves Product Safety; Process-specific Chassis Enables Stable, 16-foot Lift and Unload Cycles of 2,500-pound Loads
Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Container Dumper Design Reduces Changeover Times and Improves Product Safety; Process-specific Chassis Enables Stable, 16-foot Lift and Unload Cycles of 2,500-pound Loads

HOLLAND, Michigan (March 31, 2017) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). This bulk container dumper is designed specifically for processing applications handling non-free flowing, high bulk density materials. Process-specific features of this bulk container dumper include specially milled 304-2b stainless steel sheet that has a greatly reduced coefficient of friction relative to typical flat...

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Polycarbonate-Encased Bulk Bag Unloader with Explosion Protection Design Reduces Process Area Contamination; Controls Combustible Dusts
Material Handling & Storage

Polycarbonate-Encased Bulk Bag Unloader with Explosion Protection Design Reduces Process Area Contamination; Controls Combustible Dusts

HOLLAND, Michigan (February 1, 2017) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). This bulk bag unloader system is designed for use in highly contaminant-sensitive process areas handling bulk materials known to generate combustible dusts. A 9.525mm, polycarbonate encasement surrounds the bulk bag unloader to prevent migrant dusts that piggyback on the exterior of bulk bags from becoming airborne and...

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Product Recovery System features sensors for automated discharge of packaging material.
Material Handling & Storage

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

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 tubes...

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Bulk Bag Filling System processes 90,000lbs dry bulk material per hour.
Packaging Products & Equipment

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

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...

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Bulk Bag Filling Operation Uses Integrated Automation to Optimize Process Throughput, Reduce Material Waste and Improve Labor Productivity and Safety
Packaging Products & Equipment

Bulk Bag Filling Operation Uses Integrated Automation to Optimize Process Throughput, Reduce Material Waste and Improve Labor Productivity and Safety

HOLLAND, Michigan (November 30, 2016) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). A complete NBE bulk bag filling process system, including: automated pallet introduction; automated metering of material supply; NTEP-certified, precision bag weighing; and automated, filled-bag accumulation conveyors enables a single operator to process up to 20, 4,500 lb.-capacity bulk bags per hour; or 90,000 lbs....

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Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Bag Discharger with Integrated Clean-In-Place (CIP) Features Speeds Changeover During Sanitary Process Operations

HOLLAND, Michigan – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). This process-specific NBE bulk bag unloader with chain-style tubular drag conveyor is engineered and built to withstand rigorous duty cycles and stringent process demands. Process requirements include a target material infeed rate of up to 13 tons per hour and frequent changeovers that demand system-wide cleaning to microbiologically safe...

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Precision Bulk Material Handling System Moves Highly Fragile Product at a Rate of 12,000 Pounds Per Hour While Also Reducing Finished Product Reject Rate
Material Handling & Storage

Precision Bulk Material Handling System Moves Highly Fragile Product at a Rate of 12,000 Pounds Per Hour While Also Reducing Finished Product Reject Rate

HOLLAND, Michigan – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). This automated bulk material handling system provides a total process solution for moving highly fragile product through multiple process operations into bulk storage for temporary holding prior to final packaging. At a process rate of 12,000 pounds per hour, bulk totes of the product are nested into a lift carriage; the tote is sealed to...

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Engineered-to-Application Bulk Material Processing and Packaging Project Increases Process Yield and Improves Downstream Production Throughput Efficiency
Material Handling & Storage

Engineered-to-Application Bulk Material Processing and Packaging Project Increases Process Yield and Improves Downstream Production Throughput Efficiency

(Holland, Michigan) -- This bulk material processing and packaging project was designed, engineered, installed, and commissioned by National Bulk Equipment [NBE] for a fullstream application requiring the discharge, screening, decontamination, and bulk packaging of multiple specialty-engineered, extreme-performance materials. Raw materials are received in bulk bags and bulk bins of differing...

Read More »
Fullstream Project Integrates Dry Bulk Material Discharging Systems and Bulk Liquid Handling Systems to Increase Batch Process Line Yield and Reduce Product Quality Loss
Material Handling & Storage

Fullstream Project Integrates Dry Bulk Material Discharging Systems and Bulk Liquid Handling Systems to Increase Batch Process Line Yield and Reduce Product Quality Loss

Holland, Michigan -- This engineered-to-application batch processing project integrates National Bulk Equipment (NBE) performance-proven dry bulk material handling and bulk liquid handling systems to ensure a homogeneous slurry is accurately produced, and reliably supplied to downstream food processing operations. This NBE fullstream project is engineered to comply with the hygienic requirements...

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Company News

Working in Support of Companies in the Food Sector as Well as Healthcare, Pharmaceutical, Life Sciences, and Chemical; National Bulk Equipment, Inc. is Deemed Part of the Nation's Critical Industry Infrastructure and Will Remain Open

Holland, MI -- Michigan Governor Gretchen Whitmer has issued Executive Order 2020-21 (COVID-19) directing all non-essential Michigan businesses and operations to temporarily suspend in-person operations that are not necessary to sustain or protect life. The order goes into effect on March 24, 2020 at 12:01 a.m. and will stay in effect for at least the next three weeks.   This announcement is to...

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Company News

Website Launch Provides Bulk Material Handling Equipment and Engineering Resources to Project Owners, Architecture Engineering and Construction Firms, and Original Equipment Manufacturing Professionals

(HOLLAND, MICHIGAN) -- To provide the bulk material processing and packaging marketplace a more comprehensive offering of equipment and engineering resources and capabilities, National Bulk Equipment, Inc. has launched a new website at: http://www.nbe-inc.com “This new website presents a powerful combination of everything that National Bulk Equipment has become with regard to our products,...

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Bulk Bag Filler Integrates NTEP-Certified Weigh System to Enable +/- .01% Weigh Accuracy of Filled Bags; Prevents Material Loss or Re-work Resulting from Over- or Under-filled Bags
Packaging Products & Equipment

Bulk Bag Filler Integrates NTEP-Certified Weigh System to Enable +/- .01% Weigh Accuracy of Filled Bags; Prevents Material Loss or Re-work Resulting from Over- or Under-filled Bags

HOLLAND, Michigan (January 12, 2016) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). NBE 3-A, USDA, FDA and BISSC-compliant bulk bag filling systems are engineered, fabricated, and constructed to speed inspections, simplify integration, and ensure qualification for start-up into food processing and packaging operations. These NBE sanitary bulk bag filler systems also support process practice protocols...

Read More »
Bulk Container Dumper Design Reduces Changeover Times and Improves Product Safety; Process-specific Chassis Enables Stable, 16-foot Lift and Unload Cycles of 2,500-pound Loads
Material Handling & Storage

Bulk Container Dumper Design Reduces Changeover Times and Improves Product Safety; Process-specific Chassis Enables Stable, 16-foot Lift and Unload Cycles of 2,500-pound Loads

HOLLAND, Michigan (March 31, 2017) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). This bulk container dumper is designed specifically for processing applications handling non-free flowing, high bulk density materials. Process-specific features of this bulk container dumper include specially milled 304-2b stainless steel sheet that has a greatly reduced coefficient of friction relative to typical flat...

Read More »
Polycarbonate-Encased Bulk Bag Unloader with Explosion Protection Design Reduces Process Area Contamination; Controls Combustible Dusts
Material Handling & Storage

Polycarbonate-Encased Bulk Bag Unloader with Explosion Protection Design Reduces Process Area Contamination; Controls Combustible Dusts

HOLLAND, Michigan (February 1, 2017) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). This bulk bag unloader system is designed for use in highly contaminant-sensitive process areas handling bulk materials known to generate combustible dusts. A 9.525mm, polycarbonate encasement surrounds the bulk bag unloader to prevent migrant dusts that piggyback on the exterior of bulk bags from becoming airborne and...

Read More »
Product Recovery System features sensors for automated discharge of packaging material.
Material Handling & Storage

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

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 tubes...

Read More »
Bulk Bag Filling System processes 90,000lbs dry bulk material per hour.
Packaging Products & Equipment

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

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 »
Bulk Bag Filling Operation Uses Integrated Automation to Optimize Process Throughput, Reduce Material Waste and Improve Labor Productivity and Safety
Packaging Products & Equipment

Bulk Bag Filling Operation Uses Integrated Automation to Optimize Process Throughput, Reduce Material Waste and Improve Labor Productivity and Safety

HOLLAND, Michigan (November 30, 2016) – National Bulk Equipment, Inc. (NBE). A complete NBE bulk bag filling process system, including: automated pallet introduction; automated metering of material supply; NTEP-certified, precision bag weighing; and automated, filled-bag accumulation conveyors enables a single operator to process up to 20, 4,500 lb.-capacity bulk bags per hour; or 90,000 lbs....

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