April 24-26, 2018Donald E. Stephens Convention CenterRosemont, IL

International Powder & Bulk Solids Schedule Viewer 2018

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How to Tackle Big Problems with Small Powder Handling Equipment

Eric Maynard (Director of Education & Senior Consultant, Jenike & Johanson)

Location: Room 1

Date: Thursday, April 26

Time: 1:30pm - 3:00pm

Pass Type: Conference (Paid) - Get your pass now!

Conference Tracks: Critical Concepts

Vault Recording: TBD

Audience Level: Advanced

Why is this topic important to industry?

Many engineers are not taught how to select proper material handling equipment focusing on bulk bag unloaders, dump stations, small hoppers and drum inverters. This session will cover essential issues covered include applying powder characteristics to the selection bulk bag unloaders, bag dump stations and small-scale hoppers to ensure reliable discharge.

What will be covered in this session?

  • Review of powder flow properties needed for equipment selection
  • Features of bulk bag unloaders, dump stations, and drum inverters
  • Selection of small flow rate feeders
  • Attendees’ questions
  • Who should attend?
Design engineers and plant personnel who need to select or troubleshoot operations for small-scale powder handling.