Reliability: How to Determine Which Industry 4.0 Advancements Will Improve Your Operation

Feb 25, 2022

In a previous post on the AZO blog, we explained what Industry 4.0 means in the context of bulk material handling. We also outlined what will...

Industry 4.0 in Bulk Material Handling: What Constitutes True Opportunities in Sustainability

Feb 18, 2022


9 Bulk Material Handling Headlines You Just Missed in January

Feb 11, 2022

As a few more top 10 lists trickle in from the end of 2021 and mark the beginning of 2022, timeless safety reminders also reminded manufacturers...

3 Common Conveying Problems when Changing Ingredient Suppliers

Jan 17, 2022


When to Use Electrically-driven Material Vibrators and When to Use Pneumatically-driven Material Vibrators

Jan 14, 2022

Industrial vibrators represent one of a few methods to implement vibration into a process as a discharge aid. Material vibrators are available in...

9 Bulk Material Handling Headlines You Dodged in December

Jan 5, 2022

At the tail end of a year where workforce-related pressures grew on different sides of the picket line and inflation saw the prices of various...

3 Answers to Questions About Storage Vessel / Silo Geometry

Dec 21, 2021

When companies experience issues related to the flow of their materials, it is important to ask some critical questions. These can include “Is the...

Bulk Material Characteristics and How They Affect Product Flow

Dec 15, 2021

In the world of bulk material handling, it is understood that different materials possess different characteristics. This comes into play when...

3 Different Bulk Material Conditioning Methods for Inducing Flow

Dec 7, 2021

When it comes to bulk material handling, there are various mechanical devices that are used to apply energy into material in order to induce flow....

9 Bulk Material Handling Headlines You Might Not Have Noticed in November

Dec 3, 2021

As labor shortages were top of mind for many in the bulk material handling world last month, so too were these issues prevalent in November. In...