21Jan, 2019

Ingram Promoted to Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer

January 21st, 2019|

Erie, PA—Eriez® President and CEO Tim Shuttleworth announces that Charlie Ingram has been promoted to the newly created position of Executive Vice President and Chief Marketing Officer, effective January 1, 2019. Ingram served most recently as Eriez Vice President of Sales and Marketing. Shuttleworth says, “Over his 25 years of dedicated service to Eriez, Charlie has played a key role in developing and executing sales and marketing strategies which have significantly contributed to our company’s substantial growth and worldwide success. He is an extremely effective, respected and strategic leader in the industries we serve.” As Executive Vice President and Chief [...]

13Dec, 2018

Vortex Announces Senior Management Reassignments

December 13th, 2018|

SALINA, KANS -  “Over the past 10 years, Vortex has experienced strong growth – with more on the horizon,” explained Jeff Thompson, president at Vortex. “As our entire organization grows in size and complexity, managing the company will require more specialized focus and coordination, going forward.” With that, Vortex is pleased to announce several reassignments within its senior management team: Jeff Thompson will continue to serve as President, managing the company’s daily business operations. He has been with Vortex since 2002. Travis Young will assume the role as Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and will manage the strategic direction of Vortex, [...]

19Oct, 2018

Jacob Tubing 20th Anniversary

October 19th, 2018|

Jacob Tubing, LP. , a manufacturer of modular tubing based in Memphis, Tennessee, will be celebrating their 20th anniversary celebration on October 19, 2018.

15Oct, 2018

Vortex Latin America Office Relocates

October 15th, 2018|

QUERÉTARO CITY, QUERÉTARO, MÉXICO – Vortex Latinoamérica, a solids and bulk handling components company, is pleased to announce it has relocated. In August, the company moved from Pachuca, México to Querétaro, where they are now situated in a comfortable, newly renovated industrial facility.

10Sep, 2018

Lorenz Conveying Products Acquires Flow Valves International

September 10th, 2018|

Peter Lorenz, president, Lorenz Conveying Products Lorenz Conveying Products, Cobourg, Ontario, Canada, manufacturers of pneumatic conveying products, announces the acquisition of Flow Valves International, Evanston, IL, manufacturer of Syntron and SMS Iris flow control valves. The Flow Valves International plant, located in Normal, IL, will remain, with current employees and resources in place. “This addition of the Iris flow valves to our product line is the perfect fit with our other products and will allow us to service our customer base more effectively from the new location,” said Peter Lorenz, president of Lorenz Conveying Products. “It gives us [...]

31Aug, 2018

Vortex Announces Acquisition Of Kasa Fab

August 31st, 2018|

Vortex is pleased to announce the acquisition of Kasa Fab, a leading custom metal fabrication and manufacturing company. Located at 304 East Avenue B in Salina, Kansas, Kasa Fab was a division of Kasa Companies, which includes Kasa Controls & Automation, IntelliFinishing, and Kasa Anlagen.

24Aug, 2018

Vortex Announces New Representative Agent In The United Arab Emirates, Oman & Qatar

August 24th, 2018|

DARLINGTON, UK – Vortex Global Limited, a solids and bulk handling components company, is pleased to announce the appointment of Renene CPE Service (FZE) as its new representative agent for the United Arab Emirates, Oman and Qatar. With this appointment, Renene CPE Service (FZE) will now be responsible for creating customer relationships, arranging site visits, and following up on Vortex customer inquiries received throughout these countries.

23Jul, 2018

Sentry Equipment Announces Intent to Purchase Integrity Measurement & Control, Inc.

July 23rd, 2018|

OCONOMOWOC, Wis. (July 23, 2018) – Sentry Equipment, a global provider of representative sampling and analysis technologies, announced today its intent to purchase Integrity Measurement & Control, Inc. (IMC), a distributor of pipeline corrosion monitoring and chemical optimization products based in Sugar Land, Texas. The business will be integrated into the Sentry Process Monitoring Tech Center (PMTC) in Houston to further meet customer demands. IMC has been a representative and valued Sentry Equipment business partner for over five years. “By bringing IMC into the Sentry PMTC fold, our upstream and midstream oil & gas customers will have a single center for application [...]

29Jun, 2018

Winners of the Bunting Memorial Scholarship Announced

June 29th, 2018|

NEWTON, KS – As students begin to make college and vocational training plans for the fall, Bunting® Magnetics Co. today announced fifteen students have been selected to receive 2018-2019 scholarships in memory of the company’s founders.

23Jan, 2018

Lyndon Flower Joins Vortex

January 23rd, 2018|

SALINA, KANS., USA – Vortex is pleased to announce the appointment of Lyndon Flower as Business Development Manager. In this role, Flower will be an added resource to Vortex’s USA & Canada division. His focus will be on working with manufacturers’ representatives, regional and territory sales managers, and industry specialists to further expand the sales of Vortex products in the dry bulk material handling industry. “It is rare to find someone so well-known in our industry with as much direct experience as Lyndon has,” said Brian Burmaster, vice president of sales at Vortex. “He has been active in sales, management and engineering for a multinational company for more than 20 years. His skillset will be a major asset to our company, and we are very excited to have him joining our team.”

16Jan, 2018

Vortex UK Upgrades ISO Certification

January 16th, 2018|

DARLINGTON, UK – As of December 2017, Vortex Global Limited has been certified to the ISO 9001:2015 standard. Vortex Global’s parent company, Salina Vortex Corporation, made a recent announcement that it too had obtained ISO 9001:2015 certification. Previously, Vortex Global was certified under the ISO 9001:2008 standard, and has been ISO-certified since its establishment in 2007.

14Nov, 2017

Spiroflow Launches New Website

November 14th, 2017|

Following the release of their new branding in July, bulk materialhandling and automation specialist, Spiroflow, has announced the launch of a new website. Thenew website features a fresh, modern design for a worldwide audience. It sets a new benchmark in the industry and provides users with faster and more complete access to critical information and solutions surrounding dry bulk materialhandling and automation.

17Oct, 2017

Spiroflow Appoints New Automation Solutions Managing Director

October 17th, 2017|

Spiroflow Holdings, Inc., announcesthe appointment of David Rose as Managing DirectorSpiroflowAutomation Solutions, Inc. Mr. Rose joins Spiroflow’s executive team at a time when the company continues to grow within itstraditional market segmentsas well asits Systems Integration business.

29Aug, 2017

Allen Robinson of KWS Manufacturing Co., Ltd. Promoted to Quality Manager

August 29th, 2017|

Burleson, TX, -August 29, 2017–KWS proudly announces that Allen Robinsonhas been promoted to Quality Manager with responsibility for continually improving all aspects of quality at the company. Allen has been with KWS for over 4 years as Quality Inspector and is anASME Authorized Inspector.ASME Authorized Inspectors provide guidance, management and approval of the design and manufacture of ASME pressure vessels. Allen is also a Certified Weld Inspector (CWI) and Certified Weld Educator (CWE).

2Aug, 2017

Spiroflow Re-brands

August 2nd, 2017|

Spiroflow positions itself for thefuture with a major re-branding initiativefeaturing a contemporary new logo. With headquarters in the U.S. and the U.K.and representatives worldwide, the company has been a globalleader in the field of powder handling and dry bulk solidsprocessing for more than 45 years.

7May, 2017

SWECO Celebrates 100 Years

May 7th, 2017|

Florence, KY -SWECO®, a business unit of M-IL.L.C., is celebrating its 100thanniversary this year. SWECO was founded in 1917 as the Southwestern Engineering Company, and has been responding to market needs with engineering innovation ever since.

17Apr, 2017

Sentry Equipment Acquires Cobra Sampling

April 17th, 2017|

Sentry Equipment, a global provider of representativesampling and analysis technologies,announced today that it has acquired Cobra Sampling, Inc., a gas and liquid sampling and service provider based in Houston, Texas. The purchase establishes a center of excellence from which process sampling expertise will serve refining, petrochemical and chemical customersglobally.

20Mar, 2017

KWS Receives ISO 9001-2015 Certification

March 20th, 2017|

KWS, the leading manufacturerof screw conveyors in the U.S.,has successfully passed their ISO9001-2015certification audit.The third-party audit by DAS Certification included all phases of operations at KWS, including sales, engineering and manufacturing.

7Feb, 2017

KWS Receives Recertification To Repair Pressure Vessels

February 7th, 2017|

KWS Manufacturing Company, one of the largest screw conveyor manufacturers in North America has received recertification from the National Board of Boiler and Pressure Vessel Inspectorsto repair pressure vessels. The National Board Inspection Code(NBIC) is an internationally recognized standard thatprovides information and guidance to perform, verify and document acceptable repairs or alterations to pressure vessels.Pressure vessels repaired in accordance with the NBIC receive an “R” stamp on the nameplate of the vessel.

7Feb, 2017

SWECO Introduces 3dMP Screener for Additive Manufacturing

February 7th, 2017|

Florence, KY-SWECO, the world leader in separation technology, introduces the 3D Metal Printer (3dMP) Screener System. This innovativedesign collects, screens, and rebottles reclaimed metal powder from 3D metal printers. The 3dMP Screener System istotally integrated, eliminating multiple operations and any material handling. The system is set up to feed in the used metalpowder with agglomerates and discharge screened metal powder ready to be reused or mixed with virgin material.