Dry Processing

Dry Processing Technology

X-ray systems

Thermo Scientific bulk X-ray systems include bulk flow conveyor belts 400 and 600mm in width; they run at a maximum speed of 80m/min. and handle a range of bulk flow products.

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Vibra Screw bulk bag unloaders

With an optional batch weigh design, Vibra Screw bulk bag unloaders allow operators to control inventory, monitor bag contents and batch weigh preset quantities of material.

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Volkmann bulk bag unloading station

Designed with modular components, the Volkmann bulk bag unloading station has a 2,000-lb. capacity, low-profile pickup and dust-tight discharge chute connector; the connector keeps product flow contained and prevents dirt and other waste material on the underside of the bulk bag from entering the product flow.

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Woven polypropylene bags

Made of woven polypropylene, Mondi Pinch Pro pinch-bottom, large-format industrial bags support a range of powdered and granulated product applications, including pet food, sugar and bakery ingredients.

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Low-headroom bulk bag discharger

The Material Transfer low-headroom portable bulk bag discharger features a sanitary, no-tube penetration design; all the components are mounted on welded, solid-body stand-offs.

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Beyond OSHA combustible dust compliance

Feed mill employs portable combustible dust central vacuum to remove fugitive grain dust.

When Missy Morrison, plant manager at Star Milling says she wants to avoid employee injuries at all cost, she’s not regurgitating a safety slogan but stating a legitimate objective.

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Filling system

The Haver Filling Systems FFS 2500 filling system fills granulated and micro-granulated bulk materials using specialty-engineered form/fill/seal (FFS) technology.

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Flow/no-flow detection sensor

The BinMaster Flow Detect 2000 nonintrusive, microwave-based flow/no-flow instrument detects the flow conditions of solids and powders in gravity chutes, feeders, pipelines, conveyor belts and bucket elevators.

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IPPE 2015

The 2015 International Production and Processing Expo (IPPE) was held in Atlanta at the Georgia World Congress Center, Jan. 27-29. More than 30,000 poultry, meat and feed industry representatives attended the event to interact with the 1,288 exhibitors on the show floor that covered more than 490,000 net square feet. At the show exhibitors demonstrated innovations in equipment, supplies and services utilized by firm in the production and processing of meat, poultry, eggs and feed products.


Burns & McDonnell project manager RJ Hope and senior project engineer Justin Hamilton discuss the distinctions between Food Safety and Food Defense as well as the implications for food manufacturers of the Food Safety Modernization Act.
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Food Engineering

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In this March 2015 issue of Food Engineering, we explore how a surprise FDA audit could be serious if you're not recording key data.

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Food Authentication Using Bioorganic Molecules

This text provides critical tools and data needed to augment routine food analysis and enhance food safety by aiding in the detection of counterfeit, and potentially deleterious, foods.

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