Technical Papers

New color sorting technology
PETKUS introduces the ROEBER OptoSelector which recognizes good material and rejects the rest
Selecting the right ship unloading system
Mechanical and pneumatic unloaders each have advantages that must be considered
Meeting quality parameters
Communication is crucial between flour mill and industrial customers
Myths and realities of unloading grains
Weighing the pros and cons of mechanical and pneumatic continuous ship unloaders
Aflatoxin a growing concern
Solutions for reducing the carcinogenic aflatoxin is of great value to the grain industry
Online sensor technology
New NIR analyzer provides seamless analysis and traceability for millers
Generating higher value by extrusion
Process is particularly suited to the modification of wheat flour
Latest sifting technology
Millers are demanding sifters with higher processing capacities as well as improved sanitation features
Improved feed safety
A new dimension in the production of hygienized feed meal
Automation upgrade
Silo AG Wil gets ready to face the future with new technical equipment inside
Improved feed safety
A new dimension in the production of hygienized feed meal
Predicting performance of flour blends
doughLAB is a relatively new tool for assessing quality and processing characteristics
Clearly identified and documented
Traceability module helps food and grain processing industries meet quality and sanitation requirements
Dough testing for pasta quality
doughLAB enables manufacturers to select correct processing conditions for producing the best pasta
Scale maintenance
Comprehensive performance checks and calibration tests on a regular basis are recommended
Spark detection and extinguishment
Sensors are critical in preventing fire and explosions in flour and feed mills
Evolving feed value chain requirements
Process engineer providers help millers find ways to increase product safety while decreasing operational costs
Crop shortfall cover
A method for managing production volatility for agribusiness investments
A breakthrough in rice fortification
NutriRice process addresses the problem of ‘hidden hunger’
Modular maize mills
Easy installation and flexibility of production make them attractive to small-scale operators and their customers
Visionary thinking
Optical sorting helps eliminate mycotoxins in grain
Finding a new way to fumigate
Mauritian government determines that sulfuryl fluoride is viable technical and economical alternative to methyl bromide
Function-oriented rice milling
Japanese consumers are demanding rice that is nutritious, tasty and helps protect against certain diseases
Grain — a valuable raw material
Utilizing the latest technologies plays an important role in maximizing processing efficiencies
Controlling the future of your business
Process automation systems can help offset rising energy costs and higher raw material prices for grain processors