Materials handling & logistics > Bulk material technology

Flexicon relocates and expands Australian operations

27 August, 2021

Flexicon Corporation (Australia) Pty Ltd, manufacturer of bulk materials handling equipment, has announced that it has expanded its Australian operations.


Flexicon bulk bag unloader with dual screw conveyors

16 June, 2021

Flexicon has released a bulk bag unloader with dual flexible screw conveyors that feed two downstream processes dust-free.


Flexicon low-profile combination bulk bag/drum filler

26 March, 2021

Flexicon has released a low-profile, combination bulk bag/drum filler that allows filling of bulk bags and drums in low headroom areas.


Flexicon mobile bag dump station with compactor

28 October, 2020

The latest mobile bag dump station from Flexicon Corporation incorporates a flexible screw conveyor and bag compactor.


Novel sensor detects oversized ore

22 October, 2020

Advanced sensors estimate the size of rocks in truck trays in real time.


Flexicon sanitary bulk bag filler

23 April, 2020

The latest sanitary bulk bag filling system from Flexicon can achieve fill rates of up to 40 bulk bags per hour.


Flexicon high-lift bin tipper

28 November, 2019

An open-chute high-lift bin tipper from Flexicon hydraulically raises and dumps mobile bins into a hopper that feeds an integral flexible screw conveyor operating under loss-of-weight control.


Moving bulk solids: comparing pneumatic and mechanical conveying

03 October, 2019 by David Boger, Allen Powell and Paul Sattler*

The choice between dilute phase pneumatic conveying, tubular cable conveying and flexible screw conveying is not always clear.


Alfa Laval LeviMag mixer

25 July, 2019

The Alfa Laval LeviMag mixer delivers low-shear mixing, gentle product treatment and easy cleanability.


Flexicon ultraheavy-duty bulk bag filler

21 June, 2019

The latest ultraheavy-duty bulk bag filling system from Flexicon receives abrasives, high-density solids and other difficult-to-handle bulk materials from upstream processes.


Digital application to optimise dry bulk material handling

18 April, 2019

ABB's stockyard management system enables fully integrated collaborative operation to optimise bulk material handling terminals and stockyards.


Flexicon TIP-TITE drum tipper

18 March, 2019

Flexicon has introduced the TIP-TITE drum tipper that is designed for use with poorly flowing or agglomerated materials.


Flexicon TIP-TITE drum tipper with screw conveyor

01 August, 2018

The TIP-TITE drum tipper with integral flexible screw conveyor allows volumetric feeding of bulk material from drums into downstream processes free of dust.


Flexicon low-profile screw conveyor

27 June, 2018

Flexicon has released a low-profile flexible screw conveyor with an integral bin and castor-mounted frame that can roll below mezzanines and other low-headroom areas.


Flexicon TWIN-CENTREPOST bulk bag filler

20 April, 2018

Flexicon's TWIN-CENTREPOST bulk bag filler with explosion-proof controls has reduced height posts for low-headroom applications.


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