Advanced Cyclone Systems developed a new customized Hurricane cyclone for Nestlé – Spain aiming to maximize powder chocolate recovery (MDV = 8 µm). Cyclone is now being commissioned with an expected efficiency of more than 97 %.
- Advanced Cyclone Systems, S. A.
- ACS supplies Hurricane cyclone for powder chocolate recovery
Rivulis and Eurodrip announce merger to create a world leader in micro irrigation
Rivulis Irrigation Ltd. of Israel and Eurodrip S.A. of Greece announced today that the two companies have entered into a definitive merger agreement in an all-share transaction, creating a global leader in micro irrigation. Transaction closing is subject to satisfaction of certain conditions including, but not limited to, regulatory approvals. The merged company will have unparalleled market coverage with 18 factories around the world and 1,800 employees across 5 continents and 30 countries. Growers around the...
Solar water pumps for irrigation
KW Capacity 1.25 2 KW 3 KW 5 KW 7.5 KW 10 KW No. Of Solar panels 5 8 12 20 30 40 Supporting structure 5mt x 1.6mt 4mt x 3.2mt 4mt x 4.8mt 5mt x 6.4mt 10mt x 4.8mt 10mt x 6.4mt Submersible pump HP 1 2 3 5 7.5 10 Water lifting height 50ft 16mt 100ft 30mt 150ft 45mt 300ft 100mt 450ft 150mt 600ft 200mt Lit/Hour at...
Homeowners like money-saving benefits of smart irrigation controllers
Smart irrigation controllers, technologies used to decrease landscape water applications, are catching on in Florida. Incentivized by governmental agencies and water utilities in an effort to reduce public-supply water demand and conserve water resources, the controllers are becoming more popular with homeowners in this high water-use state. A new study evaluated homeowners` satisfaction with evapotranspiration (ET)-based and soil moisture sensor (SMS)-based smart technologies, and recommends strategies to...
Symposium `MODEL-IT 2015 on development and application of models in the horticultural supply chain
11-14 October the chair of Horticulture and Product Physiology organises the international symposium MODEL-IT 2015 at Wageningen Campus. During this symposium the latest insights will be presented in development, calibration and application of models in the entire field of the horticultural supply chain, from production over harvest to storage, retail and even consumption. The symposium is organised in the Forum building at Wagenignen Campus around four major topics: Growth and physiology of crops (plant...
Irrigation district to clean water in milestone settlement
The federal government has settled a decades-old lawsuit with the nation`s largest irrigation district, which has agreed in a tentative deal to clean up contaminated water in California`s fertile Central Valley. Westlands Water District will clean up water tainted by salt that has accumulated in soil from years of irrigation, general manager Thomas Birmingham saidTuesday. Federal officials have failed for more than half a century to do the work that the district will undertake, he said. The Department of the...