Understanding powder behavior in food, pharma and chemical industries - free seminar

Powder flow specialists, Freeman Technology will be co-hosting a free seminar with Evonik Corporation on February 27th 2019 at Evonik’s facility in Piscataway, NJ. ‘Understanding Powder Behavior in Food, Pharma and Chemical Industries’ will hear leaders in the field discuss the industrial applications of powder rheology.

The seminar will include presentations ... read more

Putting the spotlight on powder testing solutions

In our latest newsletter we’re putting the spotlight on the powder testing solutions added to our offering in the last couple of years that directly complement the FT4 Powder Rheometer®. The Uniaxial Powder Tester (UPT) is a cost-effective choice for industrial applications that demand simple, automated measurement and highly repeatable/reproducible ... read more

Investing in powder testing equipment

The concepts of return on investment (ROI) and payback time are second nature to practicing engineers but that doesn’t mean that the associated calculations are always straight forward. When it comes to assessing analytical equipment then the upfront costs can be relatively easy to determine, but the potential return is ... read more

Particle Testing Authority (PTA) announces acquisition of FT4 Powder Rheometer

Particle Testing Authority (PTA), a Division of Micromeritics Instrument Corporation, Today Announced it has Acquired a Freeman Technology FT4 Powder Rheometer® for Assisting its Contract Testing Customers with Their Powder Flow and Powder Processing Issues.

Acquisition Will Provide PTA, formerly known as Micromeritics Analytical Services (MAS), With a More Comprehensive Testing ... read more

A new PAT for wet granulation

Over the past decade the symbiotic nature of Quality by Design (QbD) and Process Analytical Technology (PAT) has become clear. In the simplest of terms QbD systematically identifies what must be measured, and controlled, while PAT provides the necessary measurements, in the required timeframe. Wet granulation, and more specifically high ... read more

The influence of flow additives on powder behaviour

Freeman Technology is pleased to announce the release of ‘The Influence of Flow Additives on Powder Behaviour’.

A typical problem with powders is that they can have inherently poor flow properties which can result in undesirable behaviour, such as inconsistent discharge rates or adherence to the surfaces of equipment, and ... read more

AZO Technology Day October 2018

AZO, specialists for the automation of raw materials and processes, are hosting a technology day on the 16th October in Burton-upon-Trent, UK.

Topics will include:

  • Allergen separation and avoidance of cross-contamination
  • Screening
  • Container handling
  • Pneumatic conveying
  • ATEX – system safey by explosion prevention and protection

For more details on the event, and to register, please visit the ... read more