Matcon Pacific recently hosted their first ever ‘Open Day’ event at their Guildford West facility in Sydney, showcasing the latest in lean powder manufacturing solutions.
The Matcon IBC event was well attended across the powder processing industries, with delegates from Pfizer, Abel Metals, Nestlé and Symrise among others.
In addition to presentations on Matcon’s Lean Philosophy in Powder Processing, delegates were informed of Matcon’s latest product developments.
John Nesbitt of leading control system supplier Wayahead Systems presented on the subject of Ingredients Tracking with the Matcon IBC system.
Live demonstrations were also carried out during the day on key process modules including:
- FlexiBatch Micro for fully automatic recipe formulation of minor and micro additions
- Sack Tip to IBC Transfer with sieving and weighing
- Laboratory IBC Mixing
- B2B Direct Packing of bags
An IPad 2, jointly donated by Matcon, equipment suppliers Amkco and Wayahead Systems was won by the Engineering Manager of Steric Trading.