12/16/2014

New from Flexicon Corporation is a stainless steel, sanitary Bulk Bag Filler that detects and separates metal as it fills bulk bags by weight, dust-free.

10/09/2014

Flexicon Corporation has broken ground for an expansion that will double the size of its US headquarters.

04/29/2014

Flexicon Corporation, a leading international producer of bulk handling equipment, has accelerated its expansion in Southeast Asia with the opening of a new facility in Singapore.

04/14/2014

BETHLEHEM, PA Flexicon Corporation is now offering its FLEXI-DISC™ line of Tubular Cable Conveyors.

02/26/2014

BETHLEHEM, PA-Flexicon has introduced a new Vacuum Receiver with a pneumatically-actuated dump valve for dilute phase pneumatic conveying systems

02/05/2014

A new Flexicon BLOCK-BUSTER® Bulk Bag Conditioner purpose-built for mining applications, loosens filter cake, ammonium nitrate, lime, thiourea and other materials that solidify in bulk bags during storage and shipment.

12/17/2013

Flexicon has expanded its FLEXI-DISC™ line of Tubular Cable Conveyors with the addition of a 6 in. (15 cm) diameter system, more than doubling the capacity of its recently introduced 4 in. (10 cm) diameter conveyor.

11/11/2013

A new Dust Hood for Flexicon Bulk Bag Dischargers contains spillage and dust that can escape through seams in the bag and folds in the spout.

09/27/2013

A new Flexicon® Bulk Bag Filling System for ultra-heavy-duty applications fills bulk bags with aggregates, abrasive minerals, powdered metals, dry chemical additives, filter press cake, and other difficult-to-handle bulk materials.

07/29/2013

Flexicon Europe Ltd. has moved into its new UK headquarters, a significantly larger facility that increases manufacturing area, office space and operational efficiencies, and accommodates a larger staff.

06/13/2013

An all-new FLEXI-DISC™ line of Tubular Cable Conveyors for gentle transfer of friable food and non-food products has been introduced by Flexicon Corporation, it was announced by David Gill, president.

04/24/2013

A new Flexicon Bag Dumping System with glove box, bag compactor and flexible screw conveyor, isolates bulk material from the operator and plant environment throughout opening, dumping and compaction of bags, and the conveying of material downstream.

02/28/2013

An all-new TIP-TITE® Sanitary Box Dumper from Flexicon forms a dust-tight seal between the container and the equipment, tips the container, and discharges bulk material at controlled rates.

01/31/2013

Flexicon Corporation, the world's largest manufacturer of flexible screw conveyors, bulk bag dischargers and bulk bag fillers, has accelerated its South American expansion plans with the opening of a company-owned and operated facility in Santiago, Chile.

01/16/2013

New from Flexicon is a Sanitary Tilt-Down Flexible Screw Conveyor on a caster-mounted frame that can be maneuvered through narrow aisles and around corners.

07/09/2012

BETHLEHEM, PA. A new Manual Dump System from Flexicon collects dust generated during manual dumping, compacts empty bags, and conveys bulk material downstream.

11/28/2011

BETHLEHEM, PA -- A new Dual Bulk Bag Filling System from Flexicon integrates two Swing-Down® Bulk Bag Fillers with a Flexicon Pallet Dispenser and Powered Roller Conveyors, allowing safe, high capacity filling of bulk bags of all popular sizes.

10/27/2011

BETHLEHEM, PA--A pneumatic gain-in-weight filling system for free-flowing bulk solids conveys and weighs the material, and discharges it into bulk bags.

03/08/2011

A new Single-Trip Bulk Bag Unloader from Flexicon allows rapid, low cost discharging in low headroom areas, and conveying of the material at any angle to downstream processing, storage or packaging equipment.

01/18/2011

A new TIP-TITE High-Lift Box/Container Dumper from Flexicon discharges dust-free into vessels 6 to 10 ft (183 to 305 cm) above the plant floor.

12/23/2010

An all-new TIP-TITE Drum Dump Feeder from Flexicon seals drums against a discharge cone, tips the drum and feeds bulk material into downstream equipment, dust-free at controlled rates.

09/15/2010

A new Bag Dump System from Flexicon collects dust generated during manual dumping and compaction of bags, and conveys bulk material downstream.

06/22/2010

A new Bulk Conveyor with Tilt-Down Portable Base fits through tight spaces and provides easy access for removal of the flexible screw. Its reduced footprint enables the caster-mounted frame to maneuver through narrow aisles and around corners.

05/27/2010

An all-new Open Chute Box Dumper from Flexicon offers a safe, low cost method of discharging bulk solid materials from boxes, totes and other containers when dust containment is not a requirement.

04/20/2010

A combination Bulk Bag and Manual Dump Batching System weighs bulk materials that are discharged from bulk bags and/or manually dumped from sacks, boxes and other containers, and empties the batch into mobile storage bins.

12/17/2009

A new Sanitary High Lift Drum Dumper allows drums to be loaded at floor level, sealed against a discharge cone, elevated and tipped, mating the cone to a gasketted receiving ring on downstream process equipment.

11/18/2009

An all-new Box-Container Dumper from Flexicon forms a dust-tight seal between the container and the equipment, tips the container, and discharges bulk material through a chute at controlled rates.

10/06/2009

A new Bulk Bag Weigh Batch Eductor System loosens bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment, discharges the material by weight, and blends it into a liquid stream.

06/25/2009

A new Recirculating Spreader-Feeder from Flexicon evenly distributes powder and bulk coatings onto food products as they pass between the unit's longitudinal discharge hopper and its lower collection hopper.

05/14/2009

A new Sanitary Bag Dump Weigh Batch Station with integral mechanical conveyor collects dust created during manual dumping of bulk materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers, and discharges bulk material by weight.

02/19/2009

A new Sanitary Bag Dump Station for pneumatic conveying systems collects dust created during manual dumping of bulk materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers, and allows rapid, tool-free wash down.

12/02/2008

Flexicon Corporation (Australia) Pty Limited, has more than tripled its Brisbane, Australia operation by expanding into an adjacent manufacturing facility, it was announced by Ray Greene, General Manager, here.

11/19/2008

A new Flexicon bulk bag filler features all-stainless construction finished to sanitary standards, and a pivot-down fill head that enables the operator to connect empty bags at floor level and resume filling operations rapidly.

10/29/2008

The Flexicon Lime Feeder simultaneously meters and conveys lime to pH neutralization tanks and pools from silos, bulk bags, 50 lb. bags or any source.

10/15/2008

A new combination bulk bag/drum filler from Flexicon Corporation features a fill head that pivots down for connecting empty bags at floor level, and a swing-arm-mounted chute for filling of drums.

09/30/2008

A new Sanitary Bulk Bag Unloading System from Flexicon eliminates dust during untying, discharging, retying, collapse and removal of bags while allowing thorough wash down.

05/09/2008

Flexicon Corporation has doubled the size of the Controls Department at its 90,000 sq ft (8361 sq m) manufacturing facility and world headquarters here, it was announced by John Simonof, vice president.

11/26/2007

Flexicon Corporation has doubled the size of its Engineering Department and increased engineering personnel by 50 percent at its 90,000 sq ft (8361 sq m) manufacturing facility and world headquarters here, it was announced by John Simonof, vice president.

09/13/2007

A new Manual Dump to Rigid Bin Weigh Batching System eliminates dust during manual dumping from bags, boxes, drums and other containers, de-lumps the material, and feeds it gravimetrically from mezzanine level into rigid bins placed on a floor scale.

07/18/2007

A new Bulk Bag Conditioner-Unloader System from Flexicon Corporation loosens bulk solid material that has solidified during storage and shipment, allowing the material to discharge through a bag spout.

05/15/2007

A new weigh batching system from Flexicon discharges material from bulk bags, de-lumps the product, and feeds it gravimetrically into rigid bins.

12/15/2006

A new Hydraulic Bulk Bag Conditioner from Flexicon Corporation loosens bulk solid materials that have solidified during storage and shipment, enabling bulk bag unloaders to discharge the material through bag spouts.

06/12/2006

Flexicon Corporation has introduced a new, Split Frame Unloader that allows discharging of bulk bags and rigid totes from mezzanines and other low headroom areas.

10/19/2005

An in-line pneumatic batching system from Flexicon allows simultaneous weigh batching of major ingredients supplied in bulk bags and manual dumping of pre-weighed minor ingredients, and blending of the material while a subsequent batch is accumulated.

09/30/2005

A new Manual Dumping Station for pneumatic conveying systems collects dust created during manual dumping of powder and bulk solid materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers, it was announced by David Boger, sales manager.

08/31/2005

A new Half Frame Bulk Bag Unloader offers total dust containment at low cost by eliminating upper frame components to lift and/or position the bag, instead relying on the user's forklift or plant hoist to suspend the bag above the unit during operation.

08/25/2005

Simon Hall was named Applications Engineering Manager of Flexicon Corporation (Australia) Pty Limited by John Simonof, Vice President of Worldwide Operations.

06/30/2005

A new Manual Dumping Station with integral flexible screw conveyor collects dust created during manual dumping of powder and bulk solid materials from bags, boxes, drums and other containers, it was announced by David Boger, sales manager.

05/25/2005

Flexicon Corporation of Bethlehem, Pennsylvania, USA has established a new, wholly owned Australian subsidiary named Flexicon Corporation (Australia) Pty Limited, it was announced by David Gill, president.

04/27/2005

A new Weigh Batching System designed for mezzanines and other low headroom areas utilizes Low Profile Flexible Screw Conveyors configured with motor drives at the inlet end of the conveyor.

03/04/2005

A new BFF Series Bulk Bag Discharger for operation in-line with pneumatic conveying systems eliminates dust during untying, discharging, collapse, retying, and removal of bulk bags while increasing safety and promoting complete discharge of bag contents.

02/14/2005

A new Bulk Filling System with High-Lift Drum Dumper automatically transfers bulk solid materials from drums to the machine's fill head dust-free, fills pails by weight and verifies fill weight accuracy.

06/03/2004

A new automated Bulk Bag Weigh Batching System feeds ingredients to a central weigh hopper at mezzanine level using four flexible screw conveyors, and transports pre-weighed batches to a downstream blender using a pneumatic conveying system.

06/03/2004

A new Open Chute Drum Dumper from Flexicon Corporation offers a low cost method of discharging bulk solid materials from drums when dust generation is not a concern.

04/24/2004

An all-new bulk bag filler features a pivot-down fill head that enables the operator to connect empty bags at floor level and resume filling operations rapidly, eliminating the need to climb steps, or strain to reach overhead connection points.