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Greaves Solution: Capacity Up 660%

Borregaard are an innovative additive producer servicing a wide range manufacturing industries including Construction, Agriculture, Animal Feed, Oil & Gas, Food and Pharmaceutical. Borregaard is the leading UK manufacturer and distributor of Lignosulphanates. Lignosulphanates are widely used in construction products … Continue reading

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Powders into liquid – A new solution to an old mixing problem

The Problem The dispersion of fine powder in a liquid can be a challenging process throughout pharma, cosmetics/healthcare & food manufacturing. Example applications include: Foods – Garlic to cold water, pectin, starch, xanthan gum, cornflour, carbon black Pharma & Cosmetics … Continue reading

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Mixing trends – Fast, Flexible, Repeatable

Mixing trends – Fast, Flexible, Repeatable   We work with an enormously diverse range of customers, from foodstuffs to pharmaceuticals, base chemicals to cosmetics. The market exposure gives us real insight into mixing trends and how the market is moving. If we … Continue reading

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Lean Forward -Mixing solutions that exceed expectations

We see our business as providing effective mixing solutions rather than simply supplying mixers and vessels. Clients frequently ask to meet with Greaves’ Process Consultants to tap into our extensive experience and knowledge to help them solve specific issues including: Increased capacity … Continue reading

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Greaves launches new High Speed IBC Mixer range

With the increasing popularity of IBC mixers in all product areas, Greaves has recently updated and expanded the models and options in this range. As customers become more ambitious and make greater demands on their IBC mixing processing we have increased … Continue reading

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Trial, Demo or Hire before you buy. Ensure the best Greaves Mixer for your needs

With any investment in mixers, it is vital that you get the best and most cost-effective mixing system for your needs. Greaves have comprehensive specification and performance documentation available but we recognise that nothing beats a real-world test with your … Continue reading

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Industry Trends – IBC mixing

With the continuing focus on system improvement and cost reduction, more and more manufacturers are recognising that reducing the number of process stages in their product cycle can deliver significant benefits. When IBCs were first introduced in the mid 1990s, … Continue reading

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Scaling-Up – Food for thought?

High Volume Food Processor – The Greaves 3000 Litre Food Mixer Kettle Meeting Customers’ Specifications: We are regularly contacted by companies who all have a similar issue: “…We can achieve the desired mixing specification on test and pilot volumes but struggle … Continue reading

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Your Summer Shutdown

Summer shutdown – a time of opportunity! Every manufacturer understands the value and importance of properly maintained plant and machinery but maintenance means downtime and downtime means lost production opportunity. Sometimes it can be easy to just keep the plant … Continue reading

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Giant High Shear Mixer still going strong after 40 years…

Giant Greaves Mixer just keeps mixing – for 40 years Back in the mid 1970’s when Rod was asking ‘Da ya think i’m sexy?’ and Aston Martin were going through their angular design phase, Imperial Chemical Industries was the world’s … Continue reading

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