Issue 06/2021


Less dust through safe transfer points



Design of blending beds



Know how!

Dear Readers,Dust is a serious problem, especially in the bulk solids industry. Often, minor adjustments and auxiliary equipment help to achieve a major effect. Please read the article starting on...



Modular concept for individual adaptation

Reducing the load of dust by safely loading

Many production plants have big issues with big amounts of dust and the unpreventable resulting problems. The material that is conveyed from one end of the production to the other spills over to the...



Storage, mixing and homogenisation

Design of blending beds

Summary: Blending beds are used for storage, mixing and homogenisation. For the most frequently used configuration, the longitudinal stack, using the “chevron” stacking variant, a design algorithm on...



New Flender Group CFO

A‌s of May 01, 2021, Dr Peter Waller has taken over the commercial management and CFO position of the Flender Group. He has broad international and capital market experience. He was most recently CFO...


New Chairman

Schenck Process Group announced the appointment of Dr. Ulrich Spiesshofer as Chairman of its Advisory Board effective May 1 2021. Dr. Spiesshofer brings three decades of executive management,...


New options for Terex MPS screen modules

T‌erex MPS introduced new options for the MHS6203 and MHS8203 screen modules including a wash plant option and a feed box and support structure. The screen modules feature the TSV Series horizontal...


It’s time to think hybrid

A‌s a response to the fast growing demand for more sustainable crushing and screening equipment, Metso Outotec is introducing the Lokotrack e-Power range, which brings the diesel-electric Lokotrack...



“All-in-one” process

Continuously operating Ploughshare® Mixer KM

L‌ödige Process Technology developed a process engineering solution for the production of monocalcium phosphate (MCP). The powder, which is an essential component of feed and phosphate fertilizers,...

Ecological and fast

The digital delivery note

D‌igitisation – also in the building materials industry – can no longer be stopped, even if – as in many other areas – progress is sometimes slow for a variety of reasons. All it takes is a little...

Long-term strategy

Engineering safer conveyors

A‌ll new conveyor systems will inevitably succumb to the punishing bulk handling environment and begin the slow process of degradation. The system will eventually require more time and labor for...

Loading in record time

Truck unloader for fast loading of bulk material

T‌he efficiency of cargo handling for ship transport is primarily determined by the speed of the loading process, as the demurrage times in the port represent a significant cost factor. Usually,...

A large range of application

New Mobile Jaw Crusher Plant MOBICAT MC 110(i) EVO2

W‌ith the market launch of the new MOBICAT MC 110(i) EVO2, Kleemann presents a mobile jaw crushing plant of the new generation. The further development of the tried and tested predecessor plant offers...

Seamless combination

Terex MPS plant chosen for Laos dam project

A‌ joint venture of Italy’s Cooperativa Muratori e Cementisti (CMC) di Ravenna, Thai company Ital Thai and Vietnam’s Song Da Corporation is using a 1500 t/h ICM Terex MPS plant to produce aggregates...

Immission control

Binding dust with water mist

D‌ust is always generated during the processing, storage and handling of bulk materials and during recycling. This leads to enormous adverse effects on people and the environment and to increased wear...

90 % saved

Sand treatment with spin cycle

S‌and is worldwide one of the most basic raw materials. ­Gigantic quantities are needed every year to build houses, airports, roads and much more, for example. And since sand is not just sand and...