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Author: Carolynn Sarver
May 2, 2007
A ‘Spiroflow’ bulk bag discharging and conveying system has significantly increased output at Carroll & Meynell Ltd, a leading manufacturer of electrical transformers. Carroll & Meynell moved to new premises 5 years ago to accommodate considerable growth in their business. Further, recent growth has caused them to re-think their production methods. The handling of the fine silica sand used to ‘pot’ transformers was a major production line bottleneck.
March 10, 2007
The operatives at fish food manufacturer Skretting of Longridge, Lancashire, UK think that their ‘Spiroflow’ Bulk Bag Discharger is “wicked” – which, roughly translated, means that they are delighted with the way it performs! It used to take them 25 to 30 minutes to discharge each of the 11 ingredients used in the production of fish feed for industrial fish farming. Now one tonne bulk bags (FIBC’s) are discharged in around 5 minutes.
February 15, 2007
New RHINOVEYOR Flexible Screw Conveyors for very abrasive applications. We are delighted to announce our new ‘RHINOVEYOR’ range of flexible screw conveyors for abrasive materials. At Spiroflow, we have pioneered the design, manufacture and application of flexible screw conveyors for over 30 years. Now, with tough black conveying tubes, the ‘RHINOVEYOR’ range extends the scope of these versatile conveyors into applications for abrasive materials hitherto deemed to be dangerous territory! Flexible screw conveyors are an effective mechanical means of conveying powders and granules – offering the simplest and lowest cost solution for a multiplicity of applications. They comprise a heat-treated […]
January 8, 2007
Solutech Ltd of Winsford, Cheshire are well pleased with the performance of their ‘Spiroflow’ mobile Bulk Bag Discharger with its integral Flexible Screw Conveyor. Founded only 11 years ago by two entrepreneurs, Solutech is a small company offering a big service. They claim to be the UK’s only independent specialist food grade liquid blending contractor, currently despatching around 12,000 tonnes of blended liquids a year. Their customers, at home and abroad, include some of the best known, blue chip names in the food and beverage industry. They also provide liquid blends to some big name pharmaceutical companies too. Needless to […]
December 19, 2006
During 2006, we committed to 9 exhibitions, 5 in the UK plus four in Europe. We were at the Foodex-Meatex exhibition at the NEC, Birmingham, UK during March, the Anuga FoodTech Exhibition in Cologne, Germany supporting our Agent VauMAX in early April, the two ‘easyFairs’ PPT FOOD exhibitions: one in Esher, Surrey, UK at the end of May, followed by the other at the Reebok Stadium in Bolton, UK in the middle of June.