Latest News from AsiaBulkSystems


ASIA PACIFIC: Thielmann strengthens market position

6th June 2019

Switzerland-headquartered THIELMANN has established a permanent presence in the Asia Pacific area.


VIETNAM: Tata Coffee opens first freeze-dried plant outside India

5th June 2019

GEA has completed a new freeze-dried instant coffee plant on a green field site in Vietnam for Tata Coffee Vietnam Co. Ltd


JAPAN: MicrotracBEL and Microtrac join Verder Scientific

5th June 2019

Verder Group has entered into an agreement to acquire the Japanese MicrotracBEL Corporation and the Amercan Microtrac, Inc.


INDIA: HAVER IBAU name change

4th June 2019

HAVER & BOECKER India Pvt Ltd is the new name of the German parent company’s Indian subsidiary, previously known as HAVER IBAU India.


USA: Releasing cohesive material inside silos and pipelines

3rd June 2019

Solimar Pneumatics has extended its range of bulk material flow promotion devices with the introduction of the Air Knocker which is designed to keep sticky materials moving even if they are clinging to vessel walls.


CHINA: Seminar on micronisation and high containment production

25th March 2019

Dec China earlier this month organised a successful seminar on the subject of micronisation and containment in pharmaceutical production.


NEW ZEALAND: BFM Global appoints two new key staff members

25th March 2019

BFM Global is known internationally for its BFM® fitting, a revolutionary, patented snap-fit flexible connector system which is being installed by some of the world’s largest manufacturers.


CHINA: 10,000 Starlinger circular looms manufactured

25th March 2019

Starlinger reports that its Chinese subsidiary has been producing circular looms for manufacture of plastic fabrics since 2006.


SAUDI ARABIA: GEA to build Asia’s largest olive oil mill

25th March 2019

GEA has received an order from The National Agricultural Development Company (NADEC) to build and supply the industrial equipment for a large olive oil mill located in Saudi Arabia.


EUROPE: Advanced plastic sack is more sustainable than paper equivalents

25th March 2019

RKW has listed five key benefits that the RKW ProVent® ECORE 5 self-venting plastic sack offers over paper sacks in terms of sustainability.


SINGAPORE: Rotolok upgrades to new offices

18th February 2019

Rotolok Asia Pacific, subsidiary of UK-based Rotolok Ltd, has expanded its facilities to meet growing demand from customers in South East Asia.


SOUTH KOREA: SONGWON embraces sustainable packaging

18th February 2019

Ulsan-based SONGWON Industrial Co., Ltd has become one of the first chemical companies in the world to package its products in 20kg PE-bags made with 50% recycled PE.


CHINA: High-capacity automated production of PVC additives

18th February 2019

Changzhou CZL Powder Technology Co., Ltd recently completed commissioning of an automated production plant with an annual output of 36,000t of PVC additives for Hebei JingXin Chemical Group, the largest PVC additives manufacturer in China.


INDONESIA: Twin-shaft batch mixers used for concrete pipe production

18th February 2019

BHS-Sonthofen, Germany, has in a repeat order supplied two twin-shaft batch mixers to PT Calvary Abadi, a player in Indonesia’s precast concrete industry.


SINGAPORE: Control Concepts opens new office and warehouse

18th February 2019

USA-based Control Concepts Inc., a leader in material flow handling systems, recently opened Control Concepts Asia Pte Ltd, with an office and warehouse in Singapore.


CHINA: Largest baby food plant to date

18th February 2019

GEA, Germany, in September 2018 secured an order from China’s Shijiazhuang Junlebao Dairy Co. Ltd to supply the country’s largest spray dryer for the manufacture of infant milk formula (IMF), with a planned production capacity of six tons per hour.


BioCon to represent Dec Group in Singapore, Malaysia and Indonesia

30th October 2018

Singapore-based BioCon Solutions recently signed an agreement with Dec Group (Dietrich Engineering Consultants) of Switzerland to be its sales and support representative in southern Asia.


Automated PVC additives plant has annual capacity of 36,000 tonnes

29th October 2018

CZL Powder Technology recently completed from design to commissioning an advanced production plant with an annual output of 36,000t of PVC additives for Hebei JingXin Chemical Group, the largest PVC additive manufacturer in China.


Asia's largest milk powder production facility

22nd September 2017

INDIA: GEA’s Indian office has received a major order from the AmulFed Dairy (formerly Mother Dairy) in Gandhinagar, a unit of Gujarat Co-operative Milk Marketing Federation (GCMMF).


Eco-friendly silo venting

15th September 2017

EUROPE: WAMGROUP, a leading Italy-headquartered manufacturer of a wide range of bulk handling systems and components, some 20 years ago introduced the SILOTOP® which has since become a global benchmark for silo venting and dedusting applications.


Apollo opens factory in Thailand

8th September 2017

THAILAND: Apollo Group, based in the Netherlands, in June officially opened a new production facility in Bangkok.


Quick and thorough cleaning of feeders

8th September 2017

EUROPE: Gericke, the Switzerland-headquartered worldwide supplier of precision powder handling and processing equipment has developed EasyClean versions of its popular and well proven dosing equipment from the GAC and GDU series.


DMN opens Indian office

1st September 2017

INDIA: DMN-Westinghouse, the specialist manufacturer of valves for controlling flow of powders and dry bulk materials with worldwide headquarter in the Netherlands, has recently set up an office in Chennai.