Flexicon Corporation (Australia) News

Flexicon bag dump station with tubular cable conveyor
19.05.2016 - Flexicon has introduced a new manual dumping station with integral FLEXI-DISC tubular cable conveyor.
New Flexicon bulk bag weigh batching system with integral tubular cable conveyor
01.05.2016 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) presents a new automated bulk bag weigh batching system featuring an integral tubular cable conveyor.
Flexicon releases mobile drum tipper
22.03.2016 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) has introduced a new dust-tight mobile drum tipper designed for dust-free transfer of bulk materials.
Flexicon releases rear-post bulk bag filler with swing-down fill head
29.02.2016 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) has added a new rear-post bulk bag filler to its range of bulk filling systems.
Flexicon releases bulk bag discharger with hopper shuttle system
17.02.2016 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) announces a new bulk bag discharger designed to prevent cross-contamination during material changeovers.
Flexicon releases bulk bag conditioners with height-adjustable rams
08.07.2015 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) announces the launch of a new, patented BLOCK-BUSTER hydraulic bulk bag conditioner featuring hydraulically-actuated rams.
Flexicon’s new Flexi-Disc sanitary tubular cable conveyor preventing product and plant contamination
29.04.2015 - Flexicon Corporation has released a new sanitary tubular cable conveyor designed to prevent contamination problems in manufacturing plants.
New Flexicon sanitary bulk bag filler has metal detection
24.11.2014 - Flexicon Corporation introduces a new range of stainless steel sanitary bulk bag fillers designed to detect and separate metal as they fill bulk bags.
Bulk bag filler with metal detection
21.11.2014 - New from Flexicon is a stainless steel, sanitary Bulk Bag Filler that detects and separates metal as it fills bulk bags by weight, dust-free.
Flexicon breaks ground on new massive world headquarters
18.09.2014 - Flexicon Corporation is expanding its global headquarters in Bethlehem, Pennsylvania to double the current size.
Flexicon releases ultra heavy duty bulk bag filling system for mining applications
24.06.2014 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) introduces a new ultra heavy duty bulk bag filling system for use in the mining industry.
Flexicon opens new Singapore office to service Southeast Asia
01.05.2014 - Flexicon Corporation President David Gill has announced the opening of a new office in Singapore as part of its expansion in Southeast Asia.
Flexicon releases vacuum receivers with pneumatic dump valves for conveyors
28.02.2014 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) announces the release of a new modular vacuum receiver for dilute phase pneumatic conveying systems.
Flexicon releases new tubular cable conveyor lines
20.12.2013 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) announces a new addition to their FLEXI-DISC line of tubular cable conveyors.
Flexicon releases new dust hoods for bulk bag dischargers
13.11.2013 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) presents a new dust hood for their bulk bag dischargers designed to contain spillage and dust.
Ultra-heavy-duty bulk bag filling system for mining applications
26.09.2013 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) introduces a new bulk bag filling system for use in ultra-heavy-duty mining applications.
Flexicon expands its European footprint
07.08.2013 - Flexicon Europe Ltd. has moved its new UK headquarters to a significantly larger facility in Whitstable, Kent to consolidate all of its operations under one roof.
Flexicon introduces tubular cable conveyors
19.06.2013 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) announces a new line of tubular cable conveyors designed for the gentle transfer of friable food and non-food products.
Flexicon introduces new tilt-down flexible screw conveyor
18.01.2013 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) announces the introduction of a new sanitary tilt-down flexible screw conveyor.
Flexicon mobile bulk bag filling system has metal detection, tilt-down feeder
07.11.2012 - The new mobile bulk bag filling system from Flexicon Corporation (Australia) features an integral metal detector/separator and a tilt-down conveyor/feeder for dust-free filling at multiple locations.
New BLOCK-BUSTER automated bulk bag conditioners from Flexicon loosen solidified materials
26.09.2012 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) introduces a new range of automated bulk bag conditioners designed to loosen solidified materials for smooth discharge by bulk bag unloaders.
Flexicon’s new manual dump system has compactor and conveyor
11.07.2012 - A new manual dump system available from Flexicon Corporation collects dust generated during manual tipping, compacts the empty bags and conveys bulk material downstream.
Flexicon’s retrofit of bulk bag unloader at chemical company upgrades safety and productivity
29.06.2012 - A low cost retrofit of a bag dump station to a bulk bag unloader executed by Flexicon at a speciality chemical company has upgraded safety and productivity at the plant.
Flexicon Corporation introduces new multi purpose filler
12.06.2012 - A new Multi-Purpose Filler introduced by Flexicon, dispenses bulk solid materials into boxes, drums and bulk bags, by weight.
Peanut butter manufacturer uses Flexicon’s flexible screw conveyor to prevent blocks on production line
25.05.2012 - Flexicon Corporation has installed several flexible screw conveyors at the production facilities of Sanitarium Health Foods, a major manufacturer of peanut butter in Australia.
Flexicon’s mobile half-frame bulk bag discharger has manual dump station and flexible screw conveyor
02.05.2012 - Discharge bulk bags, manually dump sacks and convey material in a dust-free environment.
Flexicon automated bulk solids handling system increases productivity for Multisorb
10.04.2012 - An automated bulk solids handling system from Flexicon is helping Multisorb Technologies Inc. increase productivity at its new European facility for producing silica gel granule adsorption packets.
Flexicon bulk bag unloading systems end dust, improve productivity of dishwasher tablet line
29.03.2012 - Three Flexicon BFC Series bulk bag unloading systems were installed at a leading UK manufacturer’s facility to eliminate health, safety and productivity concerns associated with its existing vacuum me
Automated line improves sanitary filling of bulk bags with coffee creamer powder
05.03.2012 - The operator directs the powder either to the 4-station rotary packing machine to fill 20-25kg multi-wall sacks or to the Flexicon bulk bag filler.
Bulk bag conditioner from Flexicon resolves material flow problems for personal products manufacturer
27.02.2012 - A Block-Buster bulk bag conditioner manufactured by Flexicon (Europe) Ltd. of Herne Bay, Kent, UK enabled personal products manufacturer, Fillcare to resolve its material flow problems.
New bulk bag conditioners for loosening solidified materials now offered by Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
24.02.2012 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) now stocks Block-Buster bulk bag conditioners that have been designed for handling materials that are prone to solidifying during storage and transit.
Dual bulk bag filling systems with pallet dispenser from Flexicon
02.12.2011 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) presents a new range of dual bulk bag filling systems designed to integrate two Swing-Down bulk bag fillers with a Flexicon pallet dispenser and powered roller conveyo
Pneumatic weigh filling systems from Flexicon Corporation
01.11.2011 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) presents pneumatic gain-in-weight filling systems that convey and weigh free-flowing bulk solids before discharging them into bulk bags.
BEV-CON flexible screw conveyors for difficult materials available from Flexicon Corporation
12.10.2011 - The BEV-CON flexible screw conveyor is designed to handle difficult to convey materials, such as powder and bulk solid materials that tend to pack, cake, smear, fluidise and separate.
Flexicon skid-mounted pneumatic bulk bag discharging systems transfer materials to silos
15.09.2011 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) presents skid-mounted pneumatic bulk bag discharging systems designed to transfer material from bulk bags to silos or other storage vessels.
Bulk bag filling lines from Flexicon Corporation
11.07.2011 - Flexicon Corporation presents a new range of bulk bag filling lines designed to automatically dispense pallets, fill bulk bags and accumulate filled bags for removal by forklift.
Flexicon Corporation (Australia) offers BLOCK-BUSTER hydraulic bulk bag conditioners
07.06.2011 - BLOCK-BUSTER hydraulic bulk bag conditioners are used to loosen bulk solid materials that have solidified during transport or storage, and are now available from Flexicon Corporation.
Plant-Wide Weigh Batching System from Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
04.05.2011 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) introduces an automated plant-wide weigh batching system that can simultaneously weigh up to seven major ingredients.
Flexicon offers Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloaders with Flexible Screw Conveyor
11.03.2011 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) introduces a new line of single-trip bulk bag unloaders with a flexible screw conveyor designed for rapid discharging and conveying of material.
High-Lift Box/Container Tippers from Flexicon Corporation
06.01.2011 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) introduces the new TIP-TITE high-lift box/ container tippers designed to discharge dust-free into vessels 183cm to 305cm above the plant floor.
Pneumatic conveyors from Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
29.11.2010 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) present Pneumati-Con, dilute phase pneumatic conveyors...
Bulk bag dischargers from Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
26.11.2010 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) present bulk bag dischargers. These units are offered in a variety of frame configurations...
Drum Dump Feeders from Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
15.10.2010 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) introduces the TIP-TITE range of drum dump feeders for use in the food, pharmaceutical and dairy industries.
Bag Dump System from Flexicon Has Integral Compactor and Flexible Screw Conveyor
20.09.2010 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) offers a new line of bag dump systems designed for dust collection during manual dumping and bag compaction as well as bulk material conveying downstream.
Flexicon’s Tilt-Down Portable Bulk Conveyor Fits Tight Spaces, Cleans Easily
05.07.2010 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) offer a new bulk conveyor with tilt-down portable base that fits through tight spaces and provides easy access for removal of the flexible screw.
Open chute box tippers by Flexicon
09.06.2010 - An all-new Open Chute Box Tipper from Flexicon Corporation (Australia) provides a safe method of discharging bulk solid materials from boxes, totes and other containers.
Bulk bag and manual dump weigh batch system available from Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
22.04.2010 - Available from Flexicon Corporation (Australia), combination bulk bag and manual dump batching systems weigh bulk materials that are discharged from bulk bags and/or manually dumped.
Hygienic bulk bag conditioner from Flexicon
16.03.2010 - Flexicon has introduced a new Hygienic Bulk Bag Conditioner for loosening of bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment, allowing bulk bag unloaders to discharge it through bag spouts.
Hygienic bulk bag conditioners now available from Flexicon
26.02.2010 - Flexicon has introduced a new Hygienic Bulk Bag Conditioner for loosening of bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment.
Flexicon Corporation introduce the box container tipper
25.11.2009 - An all-new Box-Container Tipper from Flexicon forms a dust-tight seal between the container and the equipment, tips the container, and discharges bulk material through a chute at controlled rates.
Bulk bag weigh batch eductor system
26.10.2009 - A new Bulk Bag Weigh Batch Eductor System loosens bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment, discharges the material by weight, and blends it into a liquid stream.
Flexicon Corporation (Australia) Launch New Bulk Bag Weigh Batch Eductor System
13.10.2009 - The new Bulk Bag Weigh Batch Eductor System from Flexicon Corporation (Australia) loosens bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment and discharges the material by weight.
New drum tipper by Flexicon Corporation
20.08.2009 - All new drum tipper from Flexicon: Tip-Tite, now available.
Recirculating spreader-feeder available from Flexicon Corporation
13.07.2009 - The new recirculating spreader-feeder from Flexicon Corporation enables even distribution of powder and bulk coatings onto food products.
Hygienic Bag Dump Weigh Batch System
21.05.2009 - A new Hygienic Bag Dump Weigh Batch Station with integral mechanical conveyor collects dust created during manual dumping of bulk materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers, and discharges
Bag dump stations for pneumatic conveying systems available from Flexicon Corporation
17.03.2009 - A new hygienic bag dump station for pneumatic conveying systems, available from Flexicon Corporation, collects dust created during manual dumping of bulk materials from bags, boxes, drums and containe
Model BFB Basic Bulk bag fillers available from Flexicon Corporation
16.03.2009 - The new Basic Bulk bag filler introduced by Flexicon Corporation performs low capacity filling operations at minimal cost, and can be upgraded with performance enhancements including a material delivery system integrated with the user's process equip
Flexicon Corporation (Australia) open Sydney sales office
20.02.2009 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) have opened a new sales office in Sydney to better service the company's expanding business in New South Wales. The facility is equipped with sales management and administrative offices, a conference centre and a cove
Robert McBride install Flexicon Corporation BFC series bulk bag unloading systems
19.01.2009 - The BFC system, from Flexicon Corporation, features bag spout interface that creates a dust-tight seal and promotes material flow and total evacuation of the bag. It also allows for easy retying of partially filled bags and can collapse empty bags, f
Bag dump stations/manual dumping stations available from Flexicon Corporation
25.11.2008 - Flexicon Corporation’s bag dump stations, also known as manual dumping stations, collect dust generated when dumping powder and bulk solids from bags, boxes, drums, and other containers, and return the material to the hopper.
Flexicon Corporation (Australia) triples Brisbane manufacturing space
25.11.2008 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) announce the expansion of their Brisbane operation into an adjacent manufacturing facility.
Weigh batching systems available from Flexicon Corporation
24.11.2008 - Flexicon Corporation have complete systems to deliver any bulk material from any upstream source, weigh batch and blend single or multiple ingredients and deliver the batch to any downstream destination automatically.
Open-chute and lift-and-seal drum dumper models available from Flexicon Corporation
21.11.2008 - The ‘open-chute’ and ‘lift-and-seal’ drum dumper models from Flexicon Corporation can accommodate all drum sizes and are available in carbon steel with durable industrial finishes, or in stainless steel with material contact surfaces finished to indu
Stainless Swing-Down bulk bag filler available from Flexicon Corporation
20.11.2008 - The patented filler, ‘Swing-Down,’ from Flexicon Corporation simultaneously lowers and pivots the fill head, stopping it in a vertically-oriented position that places the bag inlet spout inflatable connection, inflator button, and four bag loop latch
Lime Feeder for conveying Lime to neutralisation tanks available from Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
06.11.2008 - The Flexicon Lime Feeder simultaneously meters and conveys lime to pH neutralization tanks and pools from silos, bulk bags, 23 kg bags or any source.
Ultra-clean bulk bag unloading system from Flexicon
07.10.2008 - The new ultra-clean bulk bag unloading system from Flexicon eliminates dust during untying, discharging, retying, collapse and removal of bags while allowing thorough wash down. The unloader, model BFC-F-X, is equipped with a patented Spout-Lockclamp
Bulk bag and drum fillers from Flexicon Corporation (Australia)
01.09.2008 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) have introduced a new combination of bulk bag and drum fillers featuring a fill head that pivots down for connecting empty bags at floor level and a swing-arm-mounted chute for filling of drums.
Flexicon’s bulk bag unloaders used for combating chemical dust hazards
19.08.2008 - Flexicon are providers of bulk bag unloaders and bulk bag dischargers, with Australian offices in Sydney, Melbourne and Brisbane. The Texas A&M University System is known for its agricultural and engineering programs but less well known is the fact t
Flexicon Corporation’s integrated conveying package for EaglePicher Technologies
21.07.2008 - To manufacture high-purity chemical and isotopic products, EaglePicher Technologies engineered a new process in which five bulk products are transferred, weighed with a high degree of accuracy and conveyed to a mixing system. After discussions with s
Bradford Soap Works uses Flexicon Corporation’s bulk bag unloader, flexible screw conveyor
16.07.2008 - Flexicon Corporation is a supplier of bulk hag handling and screw conveyors and has offices covering all Australian states.
Hodgson Chemicals chooses Flexicon's automated convey/filling station
27.06.2008 - Flexicon's involvement with the powder handling at Hodgson Chemicals' Beverley plant dates back to 1996.
Rockware Glass uses Flexicon bulk bag unloaders
26.06.2008 - Flexicon Corporation (Australia) has announced that Flexicon Europe has been chosen by Rockware Glass to design and manufacture its bulk handling system.
SCA Packaging uses Flexicon Corporation’s bulk handling system
23.06.2008 - SCA Packaging protected its workers, prevented plant contamination, and reduced material waste by installing a bag dump station, filter, and conveyor system from Flexicon Corporation.
Flexicon Corporation expands Controls Department
16.06.2008 - Flexicon Corporation, USA, has doubled the size of the Controls Department at its 8,361 sqm manufacturing facility and world headquarters.
Material handling equipment available from Flexicon
07.05.2008 - Flexicon designs and manufactures bulk handling equipment and other systems that transport, discharge, fill, weigh, blend, deliver and feed all kinds of powder and bulk solid materials.
Macleod Pharmaceuticals uses Flexicon’s flexible screw conveyor
08.10.2007 - When Macleod Pharmaceuticals expanded to a new range of antibiotic products, it needed to fit a bulk solids mixer, conveyor and filling machine in a confined area and reserve enough space for boxing, taping and labelling operations.
Automated line improves sanitary filling of bulk bags with coffee creamer powder
26.09.2007 - The flexible screw conveyors transport the material through a 6-5/8-in diameter UHMW polyethylene outer tube enclosing a rugged, flexible stainless steel screw, driven by a low-power electric motor.
Flexicon Corporation unveils new manual dump
03.09.2007 - A new Manual Dump to Rigid Bin Weigh Batching System eliminates dust during manual dumping from bags, boxes, drums and other containers, de-lumps the material, and feeds it gravimetrically from mezzanine level into rigid bins placed on a floor scale.
Conveyors and Bulk Handling Unit from Flexicon
31.08.2007 - Omex decided to upgrade its materials-handling process, and turned to bulk-solids-handling specialist Flexicon (Europe) for assistance.
New Bulk Bag Conditioner-Unloader System available from Flexicon
31.07.2007 - The integral configuration of the Bulk Bag Conditioner eliminates the time, labour and equipment needed for separate loading of bulk bags into a stand-alone conditioner.
Lubricant producer triples capacity with bulk unloading/conveying system
05.07.2007 - M & I Materials posted increases of up to 194% in throughput of a lubricant it manufactures for electrical transformers, due primarily to the addition of a bulk bag unloader and a flexible screw conveyor system from Flexicon Europe, Herne, Kent, U.K.
Weigh batching system available from Flexicon Corporation
28.05.2007 - A weigh batching system from Flexicon Corporation, discharges material from bulk bags, de-lumps the product, and feeds it gravimetrically into rigid bins.
Rotating drum and bulk bag filler available from Flexicon Corporation
22.05.2007 - The other was installation of a rotating drum and bulk bag filler from Flexicon Corporation, Bethlehem, PA, that automates the process and yields greater product output and quality control than the previous method of manual loading.
Cement plant conveys and weighs green bulk fuel ingredients in process to replace coal
20.04.2007 - Castle Cement’s Ketton Works replaced coal for firing of its rotary kilns, with Profuel, an alternative fuel comprised of cardboard, paper, plastics, textiles and carpet and other green fuel waste materials.
Flexicon to showcase bulk bag unloaders at Auspack
16.04.2007 - Flexicon range of products will be showcased on stand 506 at Auspack 2007.
Bulk handling system introduced by Flexicon
13.02.2007 - Flexicon introduces bulk handling system methods which increases frozen food quality and slashes labour.
Hydraulic bulk bag conditioner from Flexicon Corporation
29.01.2007 - A new hydraulic bulk bag conditioner from Flexicon Corporation (Australia) loosens bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment, enabling bulk bag unloaders to discharge it through bag spouts.
Bulk bag and rigid bin unloader
30.06.2006 - FLEXICON’s Split Frame Unloader allows discharging of bulk bags and rigid totes from mezzanines and other low headroom areas. The Split Frame Unloader allows the upper frame to be forklifted onto the plant floor, loaded with a bulk bag, and then fork
Split-frame unloader for bulk bags and rigid bins
26.06.2006 - A new, Split Frame Unloader allows discharging of bulk bags and rigid totes from mezzanines and other low headroom areas. Unlike fixed-frame unloaders that require sufficient headroom above the top of the frame to clear the load-backrest of a forklif
Flexicon opens Qld manufacturing facility
10.05.2006 - FLEXICON Corporation (Australia) has opened a new Australian manufacturing facility to engineer and manufacture Flexicon bulk handling equipment, maintain a full range of spares in stock, and provide factory-direct field service.
Ray Greene appointed General Manager, Flexicon Australia
09.05.2006 - RAY Greene has been appointed General Manager of Flexicon Corporation (Australia) Pty Limited by John Simonof, vice president of Flexicon’s worldwide operations. He is responsible for developing relationships with equipment suppliers, hiring senior s
Conveyor for contamination-sensitive materials
14.12.2005 - FLEXICON Corporation (Australia) Pty Ltd has introduced a new, flexible screw conveyor for bulk foods, pharmaceuticals, dairy products and other contamination-sensitive materials. The conveyor features an innovative coupling design is positioned beyo
In-line pneumatic batching system
09.11.2005 - FLEXICON Corporation (Australia) Pty Ltd’s in-line pneumatic batching system allows simultaneous weigh batching of major ingredients supplied in bulk bags and manual dumping of pre-weighed minor ingredients and blending of the material while a subseq
Half frame bulk bag unloader
22.09.2005 - FLEXICON Corporation (Australia) Pty Ltd’s new Half Frame Bulk Bag Unloader offers total dust containment at low cost by eliminating upper frame components to lift and/or position the bag. It relies on the user's forklift or plant hoist to suspend th
Manual dumping station with flexible screw conveyor
25.08.2005 - FLEXICON’S new manual dumping station collects dust created during manual dumping of powder and bulk solid materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers. A feature of the dumping station is the integral flexible screw conveyor. The unit feat
Flexible screw weigh batching system
08.08.2005 - FLEXICON’S new Weigh Batching System is designed for mezzanines and other low headroom areas. It uses low profile flexible screw conveyors configured with motor drives at the inlet end of the conveyor, significantly reducing height and width requirem
Flexicon announces Australian subsidiary
07.06.2005 - FLEXICON has established a wholly-owned Australian subsidiary called Flexicon Corporation (Australia). The Australian facility will manufacture Flexicon's entire line of bulk handling equipment, maintain a full range of spares in stock, and provide f
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