TECHNOLOGY

Drying: Compressed-Air Dryers Billed as Flexible

10/7/2020

Mount directly on machine feed.

Drying: Touch Controller With Industry 4.0 Communications

7/29/2020

Control is based on an open platform and consists of a PLC with a thermocouple monitoring system.

Drying: Cost-Effective, Flexible Multi-Hopper System

6/3/2020

Available in two sizes, Conair Multi-Hopper Carts can be equipped with four dependable Conair CH Series hoppers, providing drying portability, flexibility and productivity.

Resin Drying: New Dryer Line Applies Improved Heat Exchanger Design, Energy Management

12/5/2019

New dryer combines advantages of two previous models while volumetric dosing control units stress connectivity, user-friendliness and easy handling.

Resin Drying: Centralized Segmented Wheel Dryer

11/12/2019

Launched at K 2019, Wittmann Battenfeld’s ATON H1000 battery dryer can handle a dry air volume of 1000 m³/hr, for a drying throughput of 500-600 kg/hr.

Materials Handling: Drying, Blending, Conveying News at K 2019

11/12/2019

Plastic Systems arrives in the U.S. with a handful of new auxiliaries.

Resin Drying: Natural Gas Powered Process Heaters Offer Energy Savings

11/5/2019

Conair says that with its GasTrac process air heaters, processors can realize energy cost savings of up to 70% by replacing electricity with natural gas as a heat source for dehumidifying dryers.

Resin Drying: Central System Offers Individualized Hopper Monitoring, Trending and Control

11/1/2019

New system from Conair allows implementation of advanced control features on a per-hopper basis, including on older Conair dryers, as well as some competitive units.

Auxiliaries: Full Suite of Products on Hand at K for Moretto

9/11/2019

Drying, feeding, blending, cooling and conveying displays at K for Italian supplier of auxiliary equipment.

Drying: Modular Drying System Provides Flexibility

8/7/2019

ProTec’s SOMOS RDF modular resin drying system, which consists of units with their own dry-air supply and controllers, to debut at K.