Non-Free Flowing

We have over 45 years experience in helping customers successfully convey materials that tend to clump and restrict throughput.

What it
means to you

Materials can be rendered non-free flowing due to a variety of factors, including irregular particle shapes, the presence of fats or oils, static attraction, or moisture absorption. When conveyed, these materials may tend to agglomerate into larger masses that can impede flow and create erratic throughput.
Successfully conveying non-free flowing materials requires not only conveying equipment designed for the job, but the accumulated experience and expertise of a proven equipment supplier such as UniTrak.Examples of non-free flowing materials that our equipment handles include the following:

How we've got it handled

Non-Free Flowing
  • TipTrak Bucket Elevator

    TipTrak Bucket Elevator

    For nearly 50 years, TipTrakā„¢ Bucket Elevators have been the number one choice for food and chemical processing companies to elevate their value added powders and bulk products. The TipTrakā„¢ bucket conveyors provide the gentlest handling, least spillage, lowest maintenance, and quietest operation of any bucket conveyor system.

    Food Materials
    • Confectionery
    • Pet treats
    • Soluble tea
    • Sweetened coconut
    Non-Food Materials
    • Fiberglass
    • Ice melt pellets
    • Loose shredded hay
    • Treated sawdust fiber
    • Uncoated pellets

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    TipTrak Bucket Elevator
  • Powderflight Aeromechanical Conveyor

    Powderflight Aeromechanical Conveyor

    Powderflight aeromechanical conveyors operate on a simple principle. Within a steel tube, a wire rope with evenly spaced discs travels at high speed, running in sprockets at each end of the conveyor. As material is fed in, the air stream aerates or fluidizes it and carries it to the outlet, where it is discharged by centrifugal force.

    Food Materials
    • Feed supplements
    • Flour
    Non-Food Materials
    • Adipic acide
    • Cement
    • Cupric oxide
    • Fly ash
    • Melamine powder
    • Plaster dust
    • Polyethylene resin
    • Quicklime
    • Refractory powder
    • Titanium dioxide
    • Urea

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    Powderflight Aeromechanical Conveyor
  • UniFlex Flexible Screw Conveyor

    UniFlex Flexible Screw Conveyor

    UniFlex flexible screw conveyors are an excellent choice for the intermittent conveying of free-flowing bulk materials. With only one moving part, UniFlex conveyor offer dependable service. Discover how a UniFlex flexible screw conveyor can move your product in less time, less space, and with less cost.

    Food Materials
    • Feed supplements
    • Protein powder
    • Rice flour

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    UniFlex Flexible Screw Conveyor

Can't find the materials you are looking for?

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