Formed in 1960, PEMA brings together companies that supply equipment and systems that are used by process industries including but not limited to: Food, chemical, pharmaceutical, waste water treatment, paint and coatings, agribusiness, ceramics, metals, plastics, wood, pulp and paper, environmental, building products and mining/minerals.

PEMA is a trade association focused on CONNECTIVITY. PEMA provides
member interaction, business alliance expansion, industry knowledge and professional cooperation.

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For more than 60 years, Bunting has fit the profile as a leader in growth and innovation, constantly seeking new ways magnetic products can provide the companies its serves with more efficient production, and safer products. Bunting’s extensive product lines include magnetic separation equipment, metal detection equipment, material handling and separation conveyors, printing cylinders, custom magnets, magnetic assemblies, in-stock rare earth magnets, and much more. The company products can be found in the food, chemical, pharmaceutical, plastics, recycling, metal [...]

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PEMA 2023 Annual Meeting

PEMA 2023 Annual Meeting

February 15-18, 2023 Omni Tucson National Resort in Tucson, Arizona

The 2023 Annual Meeting will be held at the Omni Tucson National Resort. The PEMA group rate is $235 per night, plus a $20 per night resort fee is available until Tuesday, January 24 or until the PEMA group block is sold out. Reservations can be made here or by calling 1-800-THE-OMNI and referencing the PEMA 2023 Annual Meeting.

The Omni Tucson National Resort does not provide airport shuttle service. Adobe Transportation is offering a special rate for PEMA members who want to schedule airport transportation in advance. For more information, please see their brochure.

Great speakers are lined up for you at the Annual Meeting:

  • Dan Coleman, Growth & Leadership Coach and Certified Pinnacle Business Guide, From Chaos to Clarity: Business Operating Systems and Getting the Arrows Going in the Same Direction
  • Robert “Cujo” Teschner, retired F-15/F-22 fighter pilot;  F-15 Weapons School Instructor, F-22 Squadron Commander, senior Joint Staff officer and combat veteran, Debrief to Win: Building Teams That Thrive in Disruption
  • Connor Lokar, Senior Forecaster, ITR Economics, Calculate to Win
  • Roundtable discussions, Member Company Profiles, networking and much more!

View the Annual Meeting program.


PEMA 2023 Spring Meeting

PEMA 2023 Spring Meeting
April 27 – 28, 2023

Embassy Suites Rosemont
Rosemont, IL

(immediately following the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference & Exposition)

More details to come.


PEMA & our Members in the News

19Jan, 2023

TerraSource Global Announces Acquisition of Elgin Separation Solutions

January 19th, 2023|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information, contact: Kimberly Althage, Shari Worthington,   TerraSource Global Announces the Acquisition of Elgin Separation Solutions   January 18, 2022 - St. Louis, MO - TerraSource Global – a premier manufacturer of high-quality material sizing equipment based on the Gundlach, Jeffrey Rader and Pennsylvania Crusher brands, and subsidiary of Right Lane Industries – has announced the acquisition of Elgin Separation Solutions (Elgin) as [...]

8Dec, 2022

ACS Valves acquires Drummond Manufacturing Inc.

December 8th, 2022|

For Immediate Release   DMI’s expanded CNC machining capabilities allow ACS Valves to shorten lead times for customers ACS Valves, a manufacturer of rotary airlocks, feeders, and valves, announced its acquisition of Drummond Manufacturing Inc. (DMI) on October 3, 2022. DMI, a full-service CNC manufacturing facility, boasts a fleet of modern equipment and a team of technical experts. With both companies headquartered in Caledonia, ON, the acquisition enables ACS Valves [...]

1Dec, 2022

Material Transfer Welcomes New Customer Service Manager and Applications Engineering Manager

December 1st, 2022|

For Immediate Release Media Contacts Carly Cabot, Trefoil Group Email: 440-591-9703   Strategic appointments reinforce Company’s commitment to customer success Rick Pasteris Tim Kamrowski ALLEGAN, MI (December 1, 2022) – Material Transfer & Storage (MTS), an industry leader in the custom design and manufacture of bulk bag filling, conditioning and discharging systems, announced today the addition of Tim Kamrowski as Customer Service Manager and Rick Pasteris as [...]

7Nov, 2022

Vortex Wins Excellence Award from State Governor

November 7th, 2022|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE:Source: Travis Young, 785-825-7177, travis@vortexglobal.comNews Release prepared by: Lisa Johnson & Austin Anderson, 785-825-7177 Travis Young receives the Governor's Award of Excellence from Secretary of Commerce David Toland. SALINA, KAN., USA – Kansas Governor Laura Kelly announced that Vortex Companies has received the highest honor a business can receive in the State of Kansas, The Governor’s Award of Excellence. The announcement was made Thursday, [...]

17Oct, 2022

Robert Bunting Appointed Bunting® President and CEO

October 17th, 2022|

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: Robert Bunting Appointed Bunting® President and CEO BUNTING!NEWTON 500 S. SPENCER ROAD P.O. BOX 468 NEWTON, KANSAS 67114 800.835.2526   Robert Bunting follows in the footsteps of his grandfather and father with his appointment as Bunting’s President and Chief Executive Officer. On October 1, 2022, Robert succeeded his father, Bob Bunting, in overseeing the continued growth of the global Bunting group. Bob Bunting assumes the position of [...]