Vortex Admin, November 18, 2014
DARLINGTON, UK – Vortex announces the 2014 appointment of Envisolid S.L. as the company’s exclusive representative in Spain. Envisolid, based in Barcelona, specializes in the handling of bulk solids and powders in the energy, chemical, food, pharmaceutical, mining and waste industries.
Vortex Admin, November 6, 2014
Vortex Blue is a new app for iOS and Android tablets. It provides users with the ability to view Vortex valve and loading spout animations on their tablet in five different languages. Another plus of the Vortex Blue app is the ability to view product features without having to watch the whole animation. This is great for going back and reviewing some key points about a slide gate, diverter valve, or loading spout.
Vortex Admin, November 4, 2014
DARLINGTON, UK – Vortex announces the appointment of NaW Trading as the company’s exclusive representative in Sweden, Norway and Finland. NaW offers dry bulk material handling solutions in the processing, seaport, power, and mining industries.
“NaW Trading is a young company,” commented Nils Wetterlind, NaW’s CEO of Sales. “But our representatives have extensive experience in manufacturing and international trade.
Vortex Admin, October 22, 2014
Vortex is opening their new expansion to the Salina Chamber of Commerce on Thursday, October 23rd. Their global headquarters has expanded by 64,000 square feet. A total of 48,000 square feet is designated for production space with another 16,000 for new offices and meeting rooms. Vortex has increased employment by more than 40% since they first occupied the facility in 2006.
Vortex Admin, October 7, 2014
Vortex announces the appointment of MasterQuality as the company’s exclusive representative in Hungary. MasterQuality, also known as MasterQ, offers measuring, packaging, and filling equipment in the food, beverage, pharmaceutical, chemical, print and logistics industries. MasterQ was founded in 2011 by Ákos Nagy as a brother company to MasterPrint in the labeling and coding market.
Vortex Admin, July 14, 2014
Fenix President Julian Krupski founded the company in 1989 and renamed it as Fenix Systems in 2000. Fenix represents some of the world’s top bulk handling equipment solutions, including BFM Fittings, Ishida, and Universal-Pack.
Vortex Admin, April 7, 2014
SALINA, KAN., USA – Vortex announces a 10-year warranty on its Loading Spout lifting cables for their standard and high volume loading spout systems.
Vortex’s loading spouts are unique for loading bulk materials into open and/or enclosed vessels because of their 4-cable lifting design providing maximum stability, compared to the standard 2- or 3-cable systems.
Vortex Admin, March 31, 2014
SALINA, KAN., USA – Vortex is pleased to announce the release of its new patent protected TPV Slide Gate valve. Engineered for higher-pressure applications with minimal maintenance, the TPV’s parameter is designed to handle up to 100psi (6.8 barg). The TPV is also designed to withstand temperatures up to 660° F (350° C) in gravity flow, dilute phase, or dense phase pneumatic conveying applications.
Vortex Admin, March 3, 2014
ROUNDED BLADE GATE ADDED TO VORTEX’S TITAN SERIES
SALINA, KAN., USA – Vortex announces the newest addition to its Titan Series line of valves. The RBG (rounded blade gate) is an ideal solution for handling abrasive materials and for applications that may require metering. The rapid actuation of the blade can quickly start and stop the flow of material, which makes it ideal for controlling flow rates.
Vortex Admin, February 12, 2014
SALINA, KAN., USA – Vortex has released their newest Loading Solutions catalog featuring loading spouts, dust-free filter systems, loading spout postitioners and additional equipment. Vortex loading spouts are unique to the industry with their 4-cable lifting design and 3-piece pulley system. Because of the innovative design, Vortex offers a 10-year warranty on cables for wear and tear and workmanship.
Vortex Admin, January 27, 2014
Factors to consider when selecting a diverter valve:
Selecting a diverter valve for your pneumatic conveying system can be a tough job, especially when it comes to considering how many diverter valves are on the market. Yet a properly selected diverter valve can keep your operation running smoothly, cut maintenance costs, and improve your conveying system’s efficiency.
Vortex Admin, October 14, 2013
SALINA, KAN., USA – Vortex’s self-cleaning Clear Action Gate has been a reliable valve to handle powders, granular, or pellets in gravity flow or pneumatic conveying systems since its original release thirty years ago. Mounted horizontally, the machined square-edged blade mechanically clears the material from the sealing surfaces on each closing cycle allowing it to discharge beneath the valve.
Vortex Admin, June 24, 2013
SALINA, KS – Vortex Valves has improved its sanitary gravity valve, the Quick Clean Orifice Gate, with improved sealing performance, higher durability, easier maintenance, and fewer replacement parts. The Vortex Quick Clean Gate is designed to handle dry bulk ingredients in the food, dairy, pharmaceutical, chemical and other industries that require frequent or daily sanitation of equipment.
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President and CEO Jeff Thompson said he expects construction to begin in April and be completed by the end of the year. “We’re really out of room for future growth,” Thompson said. “This is to allow for that in the future.
Vortex Admin, February 17, 2013
Vortex Admin, February 8, 2013
Mr. Laurence Millington has been appointed European Sales Manager. In his new position, Mr.
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