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Solids & Bulk Handling magazine is the industry's leading magazine, and our website aims to provide you with a wealth of information on the loose bulk materials handling market.

We hope that Solids & Bulk online will become your one-stop-shop for information on the materials handling market.

As well as providing you with up-to-date news, new technologies, events, product information and company profiles, you will also be able to catch-up with the latest issue of your favourite magazine, Solids & Bulk Handling. Feel free to peruse our back catalogue - containing all the issues since 2010.

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    Latest industry news

  • Celebrations at the Wolfson Centre as Mike Bradley wins 2 awards   —   July 23, 2014

    Professor Mike Bradley, Director of The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology at the University of Greenwich, was presented with the Institution of Mechanical Engineers’ (IMechE) Bulk Materials Handling Award for Innovation and Bulk Solids Handling Award for lifetime achievement at the recent Bulk 2014 conference.

     


  • DUO Africa Announce Nigerian Expansion Plans at Hillhead

    DUO Africa Announce Nigerian Expansion Plans at Hillhead   —   July 21, 2014

    DUO Africa, an official Powerscreen and Terex representative in West Africa, have announced plans for further expansion into other parts of the region with the imminent opening of a new trading office in Lagos, Nigeria, supported by a spares and depot facility in the north of the country. DUO already have an established presence in the region through it’s Ghanaian Trading Office and Service Centre.

  • Master Magnets Review ‘The Best Hillhead Show Yet’

    Master Magnets Review ‘The Best Hillhead Show Yet’   —   July 21, 2014

    Master Magnets recently took part in their 8th consecutive Hillhead exhibition. The show, which is widely recognised as being the largest working quarry trade exhibition, provided a record number of enquiries over the three days and with help from glorious sunshine, the show seemed busier than ever.


  • Bulk Bag Unloading System Contains Toxic Dust in Fluoridation Plants

    Bulk Bag Unloading System Contains Toxic Dust in Fluoridation Plants   —   July 09, 2014

    A supplier of fluoridation systems has designed an automated process in which the toxic sodium silicofluoride powder is contained in a sealed transfer system, which includes a bulk bag discharger, dust containment system and flexible screw conveyor supplied by Flexicon Corporation.


  • Ultra-Heavy-Duty Bulk Bag Filling System

    Ultra-Heavy-Duty Bulk Bag Filling System   —   July 09, 2014

    A new Ultra-Heavy-Duty Bulk Bag Filling System palletises and fills bulk bags with filter cake, aggregates, metal powders, abrasive minerals, dry chemical additives and other difficult-to-handle bulk materials.A new Ultra-Heavy-Duty Bulk Bag Filling System palletises and fills bulk bags with filter cake, aggregates, metal powders, abrasive minerals, dry chemical additives and other difficult-to-handle bulk materials.


  • SPIROFLOW TAKES NEW ANGLE WITH EQUIPMENT TO TACKLE DUST   —   July 04, 2014

    Minimising dust contamination when filling and shifting millions of tonnes of powdered ingredients through a factory is challenging for manufacturers, but there is innovative new equipment now available from Spiroflow Ltd.


  • Eight year £11M Cemex UK deal creates UK first integrated equipment management contract

    Eight year £11M Cemex UK deal creates UK first integrated equipment management contract   —   July 03, 2014

    Cemex UK has completed a £11m deal with Finning UK and Ireland to create the UK’s first integrated equipment management contract at Dove Holes limestone quarry in Buxton.

  • Visitors flock to Hillhead 2014   —   July 02, 2014

    The organisers of Hillhead 2014 are pleased with this year's high visitor numbers. Exhibitors reported a successful show, and closed many sales during the three day exhibition.


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