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
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...
emilab Zrt has acquired the assets of Danish Micro Engineering A/S (DME)
We are pleased to announce that Semilab Zrt has acquired the assets of Danish Micro Engineering A/S (DME), a Danish manufacturer of custom AFM systems.Under the terms of the Asset Purchase Agreement, Semilab has acquired all technology rights relating to DME’s AFM technology. However, due the bankruptcy status of both the Danish parent company and German subsidiary, Semilab will not take formal responsibility for prior contracts or systems manufactured and sold by DME.Semilab will make best efforts to...
Vital Irrigation Supplies and Water Storage Tanks
Once more, farmers have expressed that a review of abstraction licenses and incentives for reservoir building should be high on the new government’s agenda, according to Easter Daily Press. Water is of course one of farming’s most vital natural resources, yet its availability is being increasingly governed by an unpredictable climate and demand from a growing population. One of the UK’s arable heartlands, East Anglia, is also one of the driest areas in the country. Many food production businesses...