• Firefighters Hurt in Fire at Bimbo Bakeries Plant
    A two-alarm fire broke out at the Bimbo Bakeries facility in Montebello, CA on Thursday, forcing workers to evacuate the facility and leaving three firefighters with injuries, the Montebello Fire Department said in a press release.  Crews responded to the S. Vail Avenue plant at 8:06 p.m. Firefighters found smoke in the area upon arrival […]
  • OSHA Fines Firm $206K for Machine Hazards
    The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety and Health Administration (OSHA) issued citations to Koller Industries, operating as Aurora Castings Services, for exposing workers at its Niagara, WI facility to machine hazards, the company announced in a release this week. Aurora Castings received citations for failing to use guards on bench and grinder stands, train […]
  • Almond Processor Blue Diamond Opens New Plant
    Almond marketer and processor Blue Diamond Growers recently held a ribbon cutting event at its new 52,000-sq-ft manufacturing plant in Salida, CA after the company installed new pasteurization equipment and processing lines, the firm said in a release Tuesday.  “It’s an exciting time for Blue Diamond as we continue to invest in our facilities here in Salida […]

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Houston Bulk Material Handling Society

Houston Bulk Material Handling Society

A Technical Chapter

Level Indicators

Level measurement and inventory management for the storage and processing of most powder and bulk solids, as well as, some liquids and slurries.

Magnetic Separation

Items in this line include Plate Magnets, Grate Magnets, Liquid Line Traps, Magnetic Humps, RF Cartridges, Deep Reach Separators, Pulley Magnets, Magnetic Drums, Suspended Permanent Magnets and High Intensity Dry Magnetic Separators.

Vibratory Feeders

Vibratory equipment effectively and efficiently conveys, screens and feeds materials in quantities ranging from a few spoonfuls to tons per hour

Metal Detection

Metal Detector in tunnel, tunnel conveyor, vertical and liquid-line models with a wide range of reject options

Rotary Valves

Rotary Airlock Feeders are used in a wide range of applications where there is a need to minimize system air losses while transferring material between vessels with differing pressures

Dust Collection

Dust collectors and a variety of filter media that conquer the challenges of most types of industrial dusts, including pharmaceutical, chemical, grain, bulk/powder, food, metal and others.