Major silica producer changed packaging mix while maintaining operator safety.


One of the largest producers of silica needed to change their packaging mix, shifting from small bags to bulk bags.

Industry: Chemical

Our Approach

This manufacturer had trusted Semi-Bulk Systems previously, purchasing their first bulk bag unloader in 1989 and maintaining constant production since. Now, once again they were leveraging our expertise for their second unit in 2019.

To meet the increased capacity goals, Semi-Bulk Systems engineered customized Process XStreamlining Solution including:

  • Semi-Bulk’s dry powder handling expertise for a Bulk Bag Filling Systems.
  • Designed for turn-key operation with the addition of in-feed/out-feed conveyors utilizing photoelectic sensors for control.

The Results

We delivered Our Performance Guarantee that:

  • Limited operator exposure by providing dust containment for carcinogenic material.
  • Significantly reduced small packaging handling providing improved ergonomics.

Do you want to see why manufacturers return to Semi-Bulk Systems over and over again to deliver results? Contact us or call 800-732-8769.

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