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Bulk Bag Unloaders: What are your choices?

November 26, 2013

Learn about our eleven different standard models of bulk bag unloaders available to provide discharge by volume or by weight.  Many features are available to customize your unloader for your specific application! T1 Simple Support Frame Bulk Bag Unloader Our T1 Simple Support Frame Bulk Bag Unloader is an economic alternative for straight forward applications where:  The product to be discharged is completely free flowing and dust free, requiring no flow aids or containment.  Uncontrolled 'choke feeding' from bulk bags is acceptable where no other flow regulation is required once the neck ties are released.  An operator is present through [...]

Spiroflow Systems Cableflow Tubular Drag Conveyor Solution Moves Coffee for Eight O’Clock Coffee Production Expansion

November 19, 2013

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. KEY CUSTOMER REQUIREMENTS An increase in demand prompted Eight O’Clock Coffee to invest in a second high-speed packaging system. Until this time, Eight O’Clock Coffee had been using mechanical and dilute-phase pneumatic conveyors to move whole bean and ground coffee from roasters to the packaging equipment. The addition of the new packaging equipment required an additional conveying system that could [...]

Spiroflow Systems Launches Redesigned Website

September 24, 2013

Spiroflow Systems, a world leader in bulk material handling solutions, is proud to announce the launch of its redesigned website. The redesigned website provides quick and intuitive access to its complete product line as well as application specific information. According to Mathias Lee, Vice President of Sales and Marketing, “Our new website will insure a rich yet intuitive user experience for our visitors. Development and creation of the new content has taken significant time to complete but we feel the new content will guide visitors to the solutions most applicable to their specific needs.” Streamlined site navigation and enhanced content […]

Spiroflow Solution Helps Recycle Fabric Waste & Water Bottles into Fiber at Unifi

May 19, 2013

Spiroflow Systems, a leader in the bulk handling industry, recently worked on a project to help recycle waste materials, including recycled plastic water bottles, into first quality recycled polyester fiber. Spiroflow worked on this material handling project with Unifi Inc., a leading producer of polyester and nylon yarns. Unifi developed Repreve, a recycled fiber made from pre-consumer waste and recycled water bottles that can be used just like fiber made from virgin materials. Repreve is a recycled ingredient that makes consumer products sustainable, and can be found in many products such as clothing, auto interiors, tote bags, and home furnishings. […]

Spiroflow Systems Acquires Control & Metering Assets

April 15, 2013

Spiroflow Systems, Inc. announces the recent acquisition of the assets of Control & Metering of Mississauga, Ontario, Canada. The company, known for their bulk material handling equipment, had filed for bankruptcy on March 20, 2013. Spiroflow Systems acquired all company assets on April 12, 2013. Spiroflow Systems Chief Operating Officer Cary Moore, and Vice President of Sales & Marketing Mathias Lee concur, “We are excited about the ability to further solidify our position as the industry leading provider of material handling solutions with the addition of Control & Metering’s patented Bulk Bag Filling and Discharging technology. This, coupled with an […]

Pacepacker Services Takes The Drama Out Of Packing At Downton Abbey

February 5, 2013

Spiroflow Systems, exclusive distributor of Pacepacker solutions in the United States & Latin America, is proud to announce Pacepacker’s success at the famed Downton Abbey. UK-based Pacepacker Services has upgraded a bagging line at Highclere Castle Horse Feed Ltd, situated on the estate of the Downton Abbey drama, transforming a partly manual system into a fully automated line which now bags 1,500 tons of horse oats each year. To minimize the manufacturer’s outlay, Pacepacker seamlessly integrated their Total Bag Control (TBC) bag closing system with the line’s existing machines to provide a turnkey system which offers the manufacturer greater flexibility […]

‘Selecting Material Handling Equipment’ Feature in CoffeeTalk

January 28, 2013

Selecting Material Handling Equipment. Coffee handling solutions in today’s environment require a considered focus on safety, energy consumption and reliability. there are a number of companies who offer material handling and conveying systems as merely an accessory for other equipment. Unfortunately, their product and experience often reflects this. Given the potential for problems with all but the freest flowing of materials, it is essential to select a supplier who specializes in material handling. Look for a company that has experience with the products you handle and one that has significant technical expertise to apply their equipment to the specific requirements […]

Lime Dosing System Showcased

December 3, 2012

Powder Handling & Processing Systems from Spiroflow Ltd Spiroflow Ltd are a leader in the design, manufacture, installation and commissioning of Powder Handling and Processing Equipment and Systems. They have factories in the UK, USA and India. For numerous years now, Spiroflow have supplied complete Storage, handling and processing systems. Several have been supplied to repeat customers, who are pleased with the longevity and operation of Spiroflow equipment and who have first-hand experience of Spiroflow’s technical capabilities. These capabilities have been expanded and now, more and more, existing and new customers are relying on Spiroflow to handle their turnkey systems. […]

Spiroflow Systems Acquires New Manufacturing Facility

November 19, 2012

Spiroflow Systems, Inc. announces the acquisition of a new 109,000 square foot manufacturing facility. Located at 1609 Airport Road, Monroe, NC and adjacent to the Charlotte Monroe Executive Airport, this expansive new building will house manufacturing, engineering, test lab, executive, sales, service and administrative departments. This significantly larger facility provides Spiroflow Systems with the increased space required for their current and future needs. The company’s line of material handling solutions will be manufactured here including their Cableflow™ and Dynaflow™ Tubular Drag Conveyors. The property also provides for Spiroflow’s expanding production of the Pacepacker range of bagging and robotic palletizing solutions.

Spiroflow Systems Names New Chief Operating Officer

October 10, 2012

Spiroflow Systems, Inc., has announced a key addition to its executive leadership team with the appointment of Mr. Cary Moore as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Moore brings experience in operations management, organizational design & business development in the manufacturing and engineering industries. Mr. Moore joins Spiroflow’s executive team at a time when the company continues to grow within its traditional market segments and seeks to expand its Systems Integration business.