“Ajax worked closely with us to overcome a couple of teething problems with the first quadruple screw feeder, and their fast response and determination to overcome these issues and provide us with reliable and well-functioning equipment left us with no doubt but to return to them when we wanted an identical system for our other biomass waste processing line.” Marc Linberry, Operations Director, Enviropower.
Case Study Second Ajax Quadruple Screw Feeder for Enviropower.
“Ajax’s conveyors are fulfilling all project expectations; including capacity, reliability, sustainability and energy efficiency demands. More importantly, our operations team is very happy with the equipment’s powder handling performance and how well they work with the other equipment in the line.” Francisco Fernandez Gato, Project Engineer, Indorama Ventures Quimica.
Case Study Ajax Screw Conveyors for Indorama Ventures Quimica.
“After the recent success of working with Ajax to upgrade an existing line we were happy to work with them again on this new line. Commissioning with the new multi-screw system has gone exceptionally well with production totally satisfied that the Ajax feed of product to our mill is consistent and indeed superior to our original Silo set up.” Scott Keil, Manufacturing Manager, Mersen.
Case Study Ajax Carbon Fibre Handling System including Sextuple Screw Feeder for Mersen.
UK Biochar Research Centre.
“Since commissioning Ajax Equipment’s screw feeder and hopper, the equipment has performed exactly as expected, handling the material very well.” Christian Wurzer, UK Biochar Research Centre.
“Ajax were a pleasure to deal with; both the hire and sale went without hitch and they understood and delivered exactly what we required. I would highly recommend their company,” Jason Burrill, Sales Director, Coveya.
“Ajax worked closely with us to ensure that the screw feeders were manufactured with our unique application in mind and conducted tests on the material to determine the optimal shape of the screw feeders receiving hopper,” Winston Herbert, Sales Executive, Coveya.
Case Study Ajax Triple Screw Feeder ensures flow for Coveya.
“We have a long-standing relationship with Ajax Equipment and have always been served well by them. The benefits achieved for our business have been significant over time.” Brian Done, Brine & Water Sustenance Projects & Commissioning Manager, INOVYN.
Case Study Ajax Equipment soda ash handling system for INOVYN.
“Ajax’s sack-tip station has made a huge improvement to the way we charge our blending vessels, both in terms of safety and ease of operation. Heavy packs of powder are now easily handled giving the user a solid platform to work on without having to bend or reach. The chute and surface lip design contains the powder well, which reduces waste; while the station’s foldable parts and mobility mean we can move the equipment easily between vessels. In short, we are very happy with the equipment and service received from Ajax.” Stuart Dalrymple, Engineering Manager, John Hogg Ltd.
“ As usual Ajax provided us with a new unit in a professional and timely manner, having experienced great service life from the previously installed screw feeder.” Craig Hodgkinson, Operations Director, Hubron International
Case Study Ajax enhances materials handling at Hubron International.
The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology.
“We asked Ajax Equipment to provide the test rig because of their technical and manufacturing skills and capability. The Ajax static screw vertical elevator is ideal for this application where we are faced with tight space constraints for the test rig” said Richard Farnish, Consulting Engineer, The Wolfson Centre.
Case Study Improving filling efficiency for road and railway wagons.
“We have worked with Ajax Equipment for many years. Their solids handling expertise and knowledge of our process have contributed greatly to our manufacturing operations. This latest project has drawn on Ajax’s engineering skills to come up with a simple, yet efficient way of reducing zircon sand waste,” said Steve Williams, Engineering Manager, Luxfer.
Case Study Reducing Waste at Luxfer.
“Ajax Equipment was able to demonstrate that we could introduce continuous mixing without disrupting production. Having now used continuous mixing for a number of months, we are very happy with the results,” commented Halo Foods engineering development manager, Alan Sheedy.
Case Study Continuous mixing improves snack bar quality at Halo Foods.
ATAC (Analytical Technology & Control Ltd).
“From the outset, it was clear that Ajax had both the willingness and expertise to produce a purpose designed volumetric screw feeder to meet our client’s particular requirements. This has lead to Ajax screw feeders being used exclusively in all subsequent builds. During the past 5 years we’ve had no problems with any of the screw feeders,” he said.,” says Malcolm Stevenson, Development Engineer, ATAC.
Case Study Screw Feeder For Pulp and Paper.
“The Ajax Equipment approach produced an elegant piece of equipment while balancing the competing aims of reliable discharge, high levels of containment and ease of disassembly. Ajax Equipment’s knowledge of powder processing is excellent and has given us a well designed agitated feeder that is able to meet the most demanding requirements of our pharmaceutical customer,” Iain Crosley, Director, Hosokawa Micron Ltd.
Case Study Pharmaceutical agitated screw feeder and hopper.
“Ajax Equipment has come up with an elegant solution to our problem, said Stephen Pywell, process technologist, Clariant. “It will enable us to increase production of the dried product by up to 2 tonnes per day, while still maintaining production of the wet intermediate.”
Case Study Innovative Ajax Twin Screw Conveyor.
“This is a significant project for INEOS Fluor, which secures the long term future of our business and meets the needs of refrigeration and air-conditioning companies world-wide. Ajax is a local supplier that we trust. Having worked with them in the past we are confident that they meet the high standard that we require if we are to successfully commission this project in time to meet our customers expectations”, commented Justin O’Doherty, Manufacturing Manager, INEOS Fluor.
Case Study Screw Feeders for Ineos Fluor.
Grundon Waste Management Ltd.
“Heightened demand for pre-treatment of air pollution control residues before landfill has meant we needed to upgrade our Bishops Cleeve facilities. The new 600mm mixer will replace an old, smaller mixer and will double our capacity. The new mixer will sit alongside another 600 mm Ajax Equipment ash conditioner, our second Ajax conditioner, which has performed well for many years. Ajax’s experience of our industry and the processing of difficult powders, together with their competitive pricing and ability to meet a tight delivery deadline were important factors in our decision to select Ajax Equipment for this contract,” Stephen Roscoe, Technical Director, Grundon Waste Management Ltd.
Case Study AJAX Twin Screw Continuous Mixers for Conditioning Fly Ash.
“We had to strike a fine balance between improving the coal flow by overcoming the rat holing and increasing the operational capacity of the bunkers while at the same time preventing the mass flow which would have put too much strain on the concrete structure supporting the bunkers. Ajax Equipment’s vast experience in hopper design and flow inserts has ensured we met our project objectives and gained improvements in coal storage and charge car productivity,” said Tata project engineer, Ken Picking.