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Case Study 1025 - Powder Handling Systems Deliver for Gum Supplier

Colony Gums, located in Monroe NC, provides the finest quality gums & stabilizers to the food, pharmaceutical & chemical industries. They turned to Spiroflow Systems to increase their conveying capabilities. They now have two side by side powder handling systems that deliver a conveying rate of 20,000 lb/hr, with improved productivity, additional safety features, a cleaner environment and reduced product waste.

Case Study 1024 - Automated Bulk Bag Filling System Streamlines Peanut Processing

Spiroflow Systems gain-in-weight bulk bag filling system delivers 15x productivity increase, increases weighing accuracy over 400%, reduces number of operators from nine to one and minimizes possible product contamination.

Case Study 1023 - Cableflow Tubular Drag Conveyors Help Eight O'Clock Coffee Expand Production

Spiroflow's automated Cableflow Tubular Drag Conveyor solution delivers coffee from multiple roasters at the touch of a button. The system gently moves whole bean and ground coffee to a new high speed packaging line at a rate of 10,000 lb/hr.

Case Study 5005 - Spiroflow Solution Helps Recycle Water Bottles into Fiber

Unifi, developer and producer of REPREVE® recycled fiber, creates plastic flake from the millions of plastic water bottles used every day. Spiroflow helped them develop a line to fill and recirculate plastic flake into large mixing silos and also convey flake onto the next step in their manufacturing process. This system included a Box Dumper, two Bulk Bag Dischargers, five Flexible Screw Conveyors, four Aero Mechanical Conveyors, a hopper and a comprehensive custom Control Panel.

Case Study 4007 - Shower Tray Manufacturer Increases Capacity with Spiroflow Bulk Bag Dischargers with Integral Flexible Screw Conveyors

Just Trays’ new casting machine doubles output of shower trays. With their previous machine, any difficulty in discharging materials was solved by bumping bags up and down on the hoist that supported them during discharge. We supplied 2 Low-Headroom Bulk Bag Dischargers. One, for calcium carbonate beads, was furnished with bag massagers to promote flow from compacted bags.

Case Study 5004 - Spiroflow Solution Helps Waste Management Company Treat 50,000 Tons of Waste Each Year

Waste Recycling Group needed a Bulk Bag Discharger to empty single bags and a method of transferring alkaline powder to a blending tank where acidic liquors are neutralized. A Spiroflow single trip Bulk Bag Discharger and Aero Mechanical Conveyor are successfully used for this application.

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