Equipment Round Up: October 2020

Oct. 14, 2020
Our editors selected the following food and beverage manufacturing equipment products to feature in our October 2020 issue of Food Processing. See which products they chose.
Bulk and Powder Handling

Is Your Food Processing Facility Compliant with the Requirements of NFPA 652?

Sept. 19, 2018
While the deadline is not till September 2020, you should be demonstrating progress now.

Tortilla Chip Factory Spontaneously Combusts in Austin, Texas

July 25, 2018
The Austin Fire Department responded to a call on July 12 regarding the combustion of tortilla chips.

High Containment Dust System Designed for High-Volume Movement

April 29, 2016
Volkmann has added a range of standalone or integrated dust collectors and vacuum cleanup conveyors to its product offerings.
Plant Operations and Engineering

Ruwac Introduces DS2-EX Explosion-Proof Vacuum

April 9, 2013
Ruwac's DS2-EX explosion-proof vacuum is a mobile solution for continuous heavy pickup.
Plant Operations and Engineering

Flexicon's Bag Dump System Has Integral Compactor, Flexible Screw Conveyor

July 13, 2011
Flexicon's new Bag Dump System collects dust generated during manual dumping and compaction of bags, and conveys bulk material downstream.
Plant Operations and Engineering

Bag Dump System Has Integral Compactor, Screw Conveyor

Sept. 16, 2010
Flexicon's Bag Dump System is intended to reduce material waste and eliminate the need to clean a remote dust collection site, while protecting workers and preventing plant contaminatio...