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Navigating Bulk Material Handling Challenges with Homogeneous Catalysts: Strategies for Chemical Manufacturers

Homogeneous catalysts come with risks like degradation, contamination, and reactivity. Find out how to mitigate them with proper handling techniques and specialized equipment.
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Navigating Bulk Material Handling Challenges with Transition Metal Catalysts: UniTrak's Innovative Solutions

Explore the intricacies of managing transition metal catalysts in chemical manufacturing with UniTrak's pioneering solutions! Discover the distinctive hurdles and find out how our advanced equipment guarantees efficient and dependable conveying.
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Spotlight: Unique Challenges of Bulk Material Handling of Transition Metal Catalysts in Chemical Manufacturing

Explore the realm of transition metal catalysts in chemical manufacturing! Uncover the distinctive hurdles in managing and transporting these crucial elements and uncover optimal equipment solutions for streamlined processing.
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Unlocking Efficiency: UniTrak's Solutions for Bulk Material Conveying Challenges with Zeolites

Discover UniTrak's cutting-edge solutions for handling zeolites in chemical manufacturing! Learn how our innovative equipment tackles challenges like abrasion, segregation, and contamination, ensuring efficient and reliable conveying.
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Spotlight: Unique Challenges of Bulk Material Handling of Zeolites in Chemical Manufacturing

Discover the unique challenges of handling zeolites in chemical manufacturing! From abrasion to hygroscopicity, learn how to navigate these complexities for efficient processing.
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Conveying Catalyst: A Chemical Manufacturer’s Guide to Bulk Material Handling of Catalysts

Unlock the secrets of bulk material handling for catalysts with UniTrak's latest article. From understanding their significance to navigating challenges like degradation and contamination, we've got you covered. Learn how our tailored solutions ensure efficiency and safety in handling these essential components of chemical processes.
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Safeguarding Fragile Chemical Materials: UniTrak's Tailored Solutions for Manufacturers and Processors

UniTrak's latest blog explores the challenges of handling fragile chemical materials and how our tailored solutions ensure product integrity and safety. From gentle handling techniques to dust containment and hygienic design, discover how UniTrak addresses the unique needs of chemical manufacturers.
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Spotlight: A Quick Look at Bulk Material Handling in Chemical Manufacturing

From raw materials to finished products, catalysts to hazardous chemicals, we delve into the diverse array of materials encountered in chemical processing. Learn how UniTrak's innovative solutions address the unique challenges faced by manufacturers, ensuring efficiency, safety, and regulatory compliance.
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Key Complexities in Bulk Material Handling for Chemical Manufacturers

From exposure risks and equipment wear to regulatory compliance, Chemical Manufacturers face a multitude of challenges when it comes to bulk material handling. UniTrak explores these complexities, providing insights and statistics to help navigate the handling of challenging chemical powders and materials. Discover how UniTrak's tailored solutions can enhance safety and efficiency in chemical manufacturing operations.
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Mitigating Chemical Exposure and Contamination Risks in Bulk Material Handling: Strategies for Chemical Manufacturers and Processors

Chemical exposure and contamination risks are top concerns in bulk material handling for chemical manufacturers. Our latest article explores these challenges and effective mitigation strategies, including dust control systems and corrosion-resistant materials. Discover how UniTrak's tailored solutions ensure safe handling of chemical powders and substances.
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Managing Challenges in Bulk Material Handling of Caustic and Acidic Chemical Powders: UniTrak's Innovative Solutions

Chemical processing comes with its share of challenges, especially when it comes to handling caustic and acidic powders. UniTrak's latest article delves into the risks and complexities faced by chemical processors and how our innovative solutions address them. From corrosion resistance to explosion mitigation, we've got you covered. Explore our tailored equipment options and decades of expertise in handling challenging materials.
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Overcoming Challenges of Handling Sulfur Granules and Pastilles in Bulk Material Handling: UniTrak's Tailored Solutions

Learn how UniTrak tackles the complexities of handling sulfur granules and pastilles in chemical manufacturing with our latest article. From dust containment to corrosion resistance, explore how our innovative solutions ensure safe and efficient handling while mitigating risks.
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Navigating the Complexity of Handling Challenging Abrasive Materials: A Manufacturer's Guide

Discover the complexities of handling abrasive materials in manufacturing with our latest blog post. From silica sand to abrasive blasting media, we delve into the challenges these materials present and the specialized equipment and safety measures needed for effective handling. Learn how UniTrak's innovative solutions can tackle even the toughest abrasive materials, ensuring efficiency and worker safety.
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Spotlight: Overcoming bulk material handling risks and challenges in battery production with UniTrak

Explore the potential risks and consequences encountered in the handling of bulk materials for battery manufacturing, and how UniTrak's customizable solutions can help mitigate these challenges.
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Comparing Bulk Material Handling Equipment for Battery Production

Manufacturers face the challenge of selecting the most suitable conveying equipment to ensure seamless production processes while maintaining product quality and safety standards.
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Overcoming Complexities in Conveying Bulk Materials for Battery Production

Handling bulk powders and materials, in battery manufacturing, poses significant challenges. From abrasive wear on equipment to the risk of contaminating high-purity battery materials, manufacturers must navigate a complex landscape to ensure seamless production processes, as we explore in our last article.
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Navigating Complexities in Conveying Bulk Materials for Battery Production

UniTrak delves into the specific challenges and complexities encountered in conveying bulk materials for battery production and explore strategies for mitigating these issues.
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Exploring Fundamental Materials Driving Battery Production

The journey from raw materials to finished lithium-ion batteries encompasses a myriad of components, with powders playing a central role in electrode fabrication, electrolyte formulation, and assembly processes...
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Johns Manville runs same UniTrak TipTrak™ since 1968

As a part of our 45th Anniversary celebrations, we wanted to reach out to existing customers to get their take…
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Advantages of a Flexible Screw Conveyor

Contained within the broad spectrum of screw conveyor types and their particular application, is a substantial niche occupied by flexible…
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PEC TipTrak™ S-2 chosen by Boston Valley TerraCotta

In conjunction with our Buffalo distributor, Pooley Inc., we have been awarded a bid to supply Boston Valley TerraCotta with a PEC TipTrak™. Utilizing…
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Gentle handling bucket conveyor moves antacid tablets

As you know, the sales cycle for UniTrak equipment is often a lengthy one. It can take several years from…
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Why bucket conveyors are the best choice fragile materials

Ensuring product integrity as it travels from one process to another is often one of the biggest challenges we face…
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Low temperature conveying: 5 options to consider

Do you need to convey material outdoors or in a low temperature area of your plant? Be confident that we…
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20th Anniversary of ISO 9001 certification

This year marks the 20th anniversary of our ISO 9001 certification. In 1995, we instituted company-wide policies and procedures that drive high…
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Powderflight choice for BeardowAdams expansion

Beardow Adams manufactures hot melt adhesives and can produce up to 50,000 tonnes each year, at their headquarters in Milton…
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Preventative Maintenance: key to conveyor longevity

A Minute with Travis: Service and Support Specialist As a seasoned member of the service team, Travis has some key…
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UniTrak launches responsive website

UniTrak Corporation Limited, Port Hope, ON – has launched a new website ( www.unitrak.com ) focused on enhancing the user’s experience while…
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UniTrak appoints new Managing Director for UK subsidiary

UniTrak Corporation Limited is happy to announce the appointment of the new Managing Director Nick Webber of its United Kingdom…
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Brewery conveyor: we have what you need

UniTrak has three different lines of conveyors that can handle the challenges associated with brewery conveyor systems. We specialize in…
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Dynequip Inc announced as new UniTrak representative

UniTrak Corporation Limited, Port Hope, ON has announced a recent addition to their US equipment representative network. Dynequip Inc., located in St.…
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Explosion-proof bucket conveyor: Monocoque TipTrak™

Like most other types of conveying equipment, bucket conveyors are not immune to the risk of explosion when conveying certain…
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Successfully conveying sticky materials

Conveying sticky materials can pose a tough challenge for manufacturers and processors. These materials can adhere to equipment, significantly eroding…
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Celebrating 30 years of service at UniTrak

This past Friday, June 5th, UniTrak Corporation Limited of Port Hope, recognized two team members who were celebrating their 30th anniversary…
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Conveyor Systems Integration

Purchasing a bucket, aeromechanical, or flexible screw conveyor involves not only buying the right equipment and configuration, it also involves…
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Bucket Conveyors: Five Common Conveyor Infeed Problems

As we noted in a previous blog on conveyor systems integration, the infeed area of conveyors can often be a source…
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All about bucket conveyor capacity

Bucket conveyors (sometimes known as bucket elevators) are a proven way to move powders and other materials vertically. For any…
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What is the best mechanical conveyor for fragile materials?

President Bill Gorsline was asked by Powder Bulk Engineering to provide insights on what the best mechanical conveyor for fragile…
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Contamination & Dusting: Addressing Food Powder Conveying Challenges

Two food powder conveying challenges often encountered are the need to prevent contamination and mitigating the problems of dusting. In…
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UniTrak hosts NMA plant tour

On July 10th, UniTrak opened its doors to NMA (Northumberland Manufacturers’ Association) members to showcase our newest improvements to our plant.…
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Bulk Bag Unloaders: A Proven Way to Handle FIBCs

Facilities that are ready to take the next step from manually unloading material bags or sacks often scale-up their operations…
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UniTrak Equipment Video

UniTrak showcases all 6 product lines at the recent PackEx Toronto. See our equipment in action. See all of our…
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UniTrak gets a visit from the Canadian Minister of Economic Development

Today, UniTrak hosted the Honourable Gary Goodyear, Minister of State for the Federal Economic Development Agency for Southern Ontario (FedDev Ontario), at a…
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Rep Spotlight: Simex Sistemas Industriales de Mexico, S.A. de C.V.

At UniTrak, we like to believe that the relationships with our representatives and agents are truly partnerships. We collaborate with…
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NMA announces plant tour at UniTrak

On July 10th, 2015 the Northumberland Manufacturers Association is inviting members and associates to take part in a plant tour of our…
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Lean Manufacturing and Sustainable Practices at UniTrak

UniTrak recognizes its responsibility to conduct business in a way that protects and improves the state of the environment for…
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Fully enclosed bucket conveyor: Ideal for operator safety

The TipTrakTM line of bucket conveyors protect operators from any hazardous & dusty materials in their operating environment. The fully enclosed design of…
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Biomass Handling Equipment: Wood Pellet Conveyors

The tremendous growth of the biomass industry has brought many material handling issues to the fore. Generally, biomass materials fall…
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Five Tips for Improving Bucket Conveyor Performance

We are once again featured in Powder & Bulk Solids website, with a new article regarding bucket conveyor performance. Here it is…
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Sustainability: Eco-friendly conveyors

Going green can save money and help the environment With the movement of many companies towards green initiatives, we are…
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UniTrak Powderflight collaborating with UniTrak Corp.

Last week we welcomed our United Kingdom counterparts to our office for some marketing & technical meetings. UniTrak Powderflight is a wholly…
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The Hesler Company reps UniTrak in Missouri, Kansas and Nebraska

UniTrak Corporation Limited, Port Hope, ON – announces a new addition to their US equipment representative network. The Hesler Company, located…
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Customerization process wins another customer at UniTrak

At UniTrak, we pride ourselves with really being a collaborative partner for our customers. This was very evident when we…
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Conveyor Integration

Choose an equipment vendor wisely to avoid integration headaches Purchasing a bucket elevator, aeromechanical, or flexible screw conveyor involves not only buying the right equipment…
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Head to Head: Bucket conveyors and Pneumatic conveyors

Highlighting when bucket conveyors have the edge A question we are often asked is, “Do pneumatic conveying systems outperform bucket…
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Aeromechanical Conveyors: Filling Road Tankers

Powderflight aeromechanical conveyors for logistics: filling bulk material road tankers and transporters Increasingly, many bulk materials are being moved by…
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Controlling Dust when Conveying Chemical Powders

Successfully conveying chemical powders requires giving careful thought to the issue of product dusting. Aside from the challenge of continually…
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Biomass Conveying

Producing energy from biomass is becoming increasingly important as the world moves away from fossil fuels. Cost-effective energy production from…
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Conveying Dry Pet Food

Conveyors designed to move dry pet foods and ingredients efficiently and effectively The dry pet food market has undergone significant…
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Bucket Conveyors: Five Key Buying Tips

If you are sourcing or purchasing a bucket conveyor, it is important to recognize the essential differences between the offerings…
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New Controller joins UniTrak Corporation Ltd.

UniTrak Corporation Limited, Port Hope, ON – is pleased to announce the addition of Neil Sharma to the UniTrak team…
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Severe Service Bucket Elevators

Companies that process bulk materials face a number of unique challenges. Some of these challenges can threaten the integrity or…
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UniTrak advances production system

News release featured on the Powder & Bulk Solids website, Dec 4, 2014: For over 45 years, UniTrak has defined the…
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Trends: Reducing Product Spillage

This month’s blogs will focus on important issues and trends in bulk material conveying. This blog looks at a key…
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Conveying Animal Feed Ingredients

Producing high quality animal feed requires careful management of the input raw materials and the production process that transforms these…
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Batch Production Conveyors

Many production environments consist of batch processing. As opposed to continuous flow operations, batch production is a non-continuous way of…
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Bucket Conveyor Cleaning

Bucket conveyor cleaning is a significant issue in many applications. These types of applications are most commonly found in the…
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Flexible Screw Conveyors: FAQs

In this blog, we answer some frequently asked questions about flexible screw conveyors. How does a flexible screw conveyor work?…
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Aeromechanical Conveyors: Advantages

Aeromechanical conveyors have proven advantages that make them suitable for many bulk material handling situations. This blog examines some of…
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Conveying Sulphur

Sulphur can be an especially challenging material to convey. Sulphur dust suspended in the air can ignite and explode, and…
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Tips for Choosing a Bulk Material Conveying Equipment Supplier

Tip #1: Match the supplier to your challenge. Suppliers of bulk material conveying equipment have wide divergences in their experience…
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Conveying Sulphur Granules and Pastilles

TipTrak Bucket Conveyors have successfully conveyed sulphur pastilles, granules and prills. Bulk solid sulphur can be formed and produced using…
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Bulk Material Conveyors: Reducing Life Cycle Costs

In many manufacturing organizations, plant operations often receive close attention as a source of cost savings and profit improvement. Increasingly,…
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Conveying Food Powders, Ingredients & Products

In May, UniTrak will be exhibiting at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, May…
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Conveying Hazardous Powders

In May, UniTrak will be exhibiting at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, May…
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Explosive Powders: Explosion-Safe Vertical Conveyors

In May, UniTrak will be exhibiting at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, May…
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Conveyors for Craft Breweries and Distilleries

In May, UniTrak will be exhibiting at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, May…
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Conveying Biomass and Waste

In May, UniTrak will be exhibiting at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, May…
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Conveyors for Coffee and Tea

In May, UniTrak will be exhibiting at the International Powder & Bulk Solids Conference and Exhibition in Rosemont, IL, May…
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Bucket Elevators: More Uptime, More Profits!

The costs for maintaining conveying equipment can be significant – for example, CEMA (Conveyor Equipment Manufacturers Association) estimates that one-year maintenance costs…
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UniTrak on the cover of Powder Bulk Engineering

Just thought we would drop a line to tell everyone we were chosen for the cover of the July Mechanical…
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Conveying Materials that Pack, Cake or Smear

Careful consideration has to be given to the selection of equipment when conveying materials that pack, cake or smear. Causes of…
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Bucket Elevators for Cold Temperature Service

Whether your conveyor system is inside a cold storage facility, handling flash frozen coffee, fruits or vegetables, or running outdoors…
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Bucket Elevators: Pharmaceutical and Nutraceutical Applications

The manufacture of regulated and OTC (Over-The-Counter) pharmaceuticals and nutritional supplements (nutraceuticals) often involve applications for which bucket conveyors are…
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Conveying Short and Long Goods Dry Pasta

While dry pasta production is a relatively straightforward process, it is not without its conveying challenges. This blog looks at…
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Bucket Conveyors for Abrasive Materials

Conveying abrasive materials can be challenging due to higher wear and tear on equipment. This accelerated wear can result in…
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Buying Bulk Material Conveying Equipment: Avoid Getting “Productized”!

Have you ever purchased bulk material conveying equipment and found that what you bought was a pretty good – but…
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Bucket Elevators: Applications Handled

Bucket elevators (bucket conveyors) are a proven way to move bulk materials within a processing facility. At UniTrak, we have…
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UniTrak conveys in wastewater phosphorous recovery facility

For over 10 years, UniTrak has partnered with Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies to convey their fertilizer product at different wastewater phosphorous recovery…
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Bulk Material Conveyors: Our Brands

From bucket elevators, to aeromechanical and flexible screw conveyors, we’re passionate about our portfolio of brands and the markets we…
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Bulk Material Handling Equipment and Systems for SME’s

Small and medium-sized enterprises (SME) often have unique challenges to surmount when purchasing bulk material handling equipment and systems. For…
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Conveying Coffee: Celebrating International Coffee Day

On October 1st, the world will observe the second annual International Coffee Day. On that day, the seventy-seven Member States…
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Bulk Material Handling Systems

The term bulk material handling systems refers to the design and production of equipment used to handle loose, dry, bulk materials. The…
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Bucket Elevators: How Much Do They Cost?

Purchasing bucket elevators, like many types of capital equipment, involves an outlay. This outlay covers the equipment acquisition cost, the…
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Conveying Catalysts

Chemical catalysts are used in many industries to increase the rate of chemical reactions used in production processes. With a…
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Storage Bins and Hoppers for Bulk Materials

Storage bins and hoppers are one of the most important considerations in any bulk material handling system. Poorly designed storage…
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Bulk Bag Dischargers Contain Fugitive Dust Emissions

Emptying bulk bags, or Flexible Intermediate Bulk Containers (FIBC), can be a dusty process, depending upon the material being handled.…
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Safely Filled: UniTrak’s Bulk Bag Fillers

Bulk bag fillers (sometimes known as Flexible Intermediate Bulk Container [FIBC] fillers) are used to load free-flowing dry materials from…
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Reducing Spillage from a Bucket Elevator

Product spillage from conveyors can be a problem in many settings. Spilled product: • represents lost throughput and revenue, •…
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Feeders for Bucket Elevators

An important factor for the successful operation of any bucket elevator is how material is fed into the unit. To…

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