Powder and Bulk Engineering


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40 / November 2020 powderbulk.com powders, flakes, granules, fibers, capsules, gel caps, tablets, food ingredients, pellets and other gran- ular materials. A single source supplier, VAC-U-MAX has defined the leading edge of technology for bulk material handling, designing, manufacturing, selling, and sup- porting these systems worldwide. Markets served include pharmaceu- tical, food, pet food, dairy, plastics, chemical, non-wovens and more. Product Line & Application Expertise For over 65 years VAC-U-MAX has designed and engineered solutions for applications including: • Vacuum Conveying Systems • Flexible Screw & Aero-Me- chanical Conveyors • Multi-Ingredient Handling & Batch Weighing Systems • Bulk Bag Loading & Unload- ing Systems • Bag Dump Stations with Integrated Dust Collec- tion, LoadLifter™ and Bag Compactor • Direct Charge Blender / Mixer / Reactor Loading Corporate Profile VAC-U-MAX is a global company with representatives in all 50 states and internationally. A UL-listed designer and fabricator of control packages, VAC-U-MAX furnishes integrated control systems that pro- vide coordination of material move- ment, batching and processing with tie-in capabilities to existing control systems. With customer-centric focuses at every step of the process, VAC-U-MAX is committed to contin- ual improvement with quality poli- cies, strategies and quality systems communicated within the organi- zation. Equipment is engineered and manufactured in accordance to many organizations including: • UL – Underwriters Laborato- ries (UL) and UL-Canada • NFPA – National Fire Protec- tion Association • CE – European Electric • ANSI – American National Standards Institute • NEC – National Electric Code • SSPC – Steel Structure Paint- ing Council • OSHA – Occupational Safety & Health Association • AWS – American Welding Society • ATEX – ATmosphere EXplosibles Markets Served VAC-U-MAX has conveyed over 10,000 various materials including • Sanitary Systems for Pharma- ceutical & Food Applications • Mobile Vacuum Conveying Systems • Metal Powder Recovery Sys- tems for AM/3D Printing • Feeder / Packaging Machine Refill Systems • Tablet Press Loading / Gel Cap Conveying Systems • Industrial Vacuum Cleaners – Portable, Continuous-Duty, Central Systems • Combustible Dust Vacuum Cleaners • Explosion-Proof Electric Industrial Vacuum Cleaners • Industrial Vacuum Cleaners for Reactive Powders Test Lab Capabilities Located in Belleville, New Jersey VAC-U-MAX's fully equipped lab offers full scale testing, simulating customer applications by exam- ining bulk material flow proper- ties, particle attrition, segregation, powder fluidizing or caking, pneu- matic conveying behavior, power consumption and other particle properties such as shape, size, and bulk density. Test lab provides over 6,000 square feet (600 m2) of avail- able floor space with tubing runs up to 400 feet (120m2) with convey rates from handfuls to 25,000 lbs/hr (11,000 kg/hr). VAC-U-MAX Vac-U-Max 69 William St Belleville, NJ 07109 973-759-4600 800- VAC-U-MAX info@vac-u-max.com www.vac-u-max.com Number of employees: 75 Date founded: 1954

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