More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes

The ever-increasing variety of beverages, liquid foodstuffs and pharmaceuticals presents major challenges for plant operators and plant designers. Manufacturers are placing more and more emphasis on customized solutions when it comes to container shapes, in order to stand out from the competition. This also applies to plant design. Maximum flexibility is often incompatible with low Read more about More flexibility, precision and ease of maintenance for filling processes[…]

Safe media supply due to anti-static plant components

Electrically conductive designs of the GEMÜ PC50 iComLine multi-port valve blocks and the GEMÜ TubeStar tubes allow for the safe operation of plants, even with highly flammable media. Plastics as valve material have an ever wider range of uses in the processing industries. Because of their good chemical and mechanical resistance, they are being used Read more about Safe media supply due to anti-static plant components[…]

New, self-sealing GEMÜ connection principle for modular valve solutions

Faulty O-rings can cause direct and indirect consequential costs through machine downtimes, recalls or environmental damage. In the presence of chemicals and additives as well as of elevated temperatures, these elastomer seals reach their limits of wear soon. Therefore, GEMÜ has developed an innovative sealing method without O-ring for its iComLine product range. Two contours Read more about New, self-sealing GEMÜ connection principle for modular valve solutions[…]

ProMinent at ACHEMA 2018: Orlita® Evolution range of process pumps

At this year’s ACHEMA in Frankfurt, June 11 to 15, 2018, ProMinent will present the extended product range of the Orlita® Evolution series at its stand J94 in hall 8. The Evolution 1 to 4 ranges, which were previously only available with a stainless steel metering unit, can now also be equipped with metering units Read more about ProMinent at ACHEMA 2018: Orlita® Evolution range of process pumps[…]

New filling valve platform with innovative PD design

Valve specialist GEMÜ based in Ingelfingen, Germany is laying the cornerstone for the latest generation of filling valves with the F40 and F60 valve types. Thanks to close contact and communication with plant engineers and operators working in the area of filling processes, GEMÜ has been able to build up considerable expertise in this field Read more about New filling valve platform with innovative PD design[…]

The next level of PTFE gasketing

Since its development in 1967 the GYLON® material has been used as role model for PTFE gasketing in the market. In times where environmental safety and cost saving gets more and more important, the well-known performance is not enough anymore. Garlock, a leading manufacturer of high-performance fluid sealing products, has announced the launch of new Read more about The next level of PTFE gasketing[…]

ProMinent: metering systems DULCODOS® F&B

ProMinent is presenting ready-wired metering systems Dulcodos F&B on Stand B70/078 in Hall 10.2 at Anuga FoodTec 2018, which runs between 20 and 23 March 2018. These metering systems have been specifically developed for the food and beverage sector and are used to meter cleaning agents, disinfectants and additives, as well as additives and auxiliary Read more about ProMinent: metering systems DULCODOS® F&B[…]

Brown-White and certified – the first highly wear-resistant shaft seal for food and pharma

In the food and pharmaceutical industry, the highest demands are placed on the lip materials used in shaft seals. The lip materials need to seal reliably and need to be certified according to the industry standards. To prevent premature failure of the shaft seal caused by crystalline media or aggressive chemicals at high speeds, pressures Read more about Brown-White and certified – the first highly wear-resistant shaft seal for food and pharma[…]

Even at high temperatures and under compressive stress

Thanks to making consistent improvements to processes and investments in state-of-the-art manufacturing technologies, valve specialist GEMÜ can offer its customers plastic diaphragm valves with a significantly higher pressure-temperature rating. Numerous applications in the semiconductor, foodstuff and pharmaceutical industries benefit from plastic diaphragm valves with a high pressure-temperature rating. They ensure safe operation not only at Read more about Even at high temperatures and under compressive stress[…]