Admixture Blog - Admix

Admix Appoints Thom Hansen as Chief Operating Officer to Spearhead Lean Initiatives

PRESS RELEASE Admix, Inc., global manufacturer of hygienic and industrial mixing equipment serving the food/beverage, chemical, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical markets, today announced the appointment of Thom Hansen, as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Hansen will play a key role in advancing the company’s manufacturing, assembly, supply chain, and regulatory compliance efficiencies through lean principles and process

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Process Improvement for Ready To Drink Latte Manufacturer

Written by Jerry Baresich, Hygienic Market Manager, Admix, Inc. Reduction in processing time… the goal of all manufacturers, besides excellent product quality! A manufacturer of ready to drink iced “draft” latte beverages contacted us for an equipment solution that would reduce their processing time. Their specialty latte beverage was manufactured in batches using an air

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Xanthan Gum Purpose and Processing

Written by Patrick Lakin, Director of Sales and Marketing, Admix, Inc. Xanthan Gum is everywhere! If you are manufacturing products, in almost any industry, you may be working with it in your plant, and if you are a supplier to manufacturing plants, you may be asked to help your customers work with Xanthan Gum. But

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In-Plant Audit Services

Written by James Crowell, Field Service Engineer, Admix, Inc. If you have Admix mixers: When is the last time you did any routine maintenance work to your Admix mixers? Are your mixers beginning to show some age? Are you continually working on one or more of your mixers? Depending on your answers, you may consider

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Prevent Recurrent Premature Seal Failure 

Written by James Crowell, Field Service Engineer   As with all mixing equipment a seal needs to exist to keep product inside the mixing chamber. Our equipment addresses this with two types of seals, single mechanical, and double mechanical seals. A single mechanical seal is simply two seals faces pressed together by spring tension. A double mechanical seal

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Quality Chemical Dispersions 

Written by Stewart Rissley, Chemical Market Manager Chemical industry manufacturers use horizontal and vertical media mills with grinding media to deagglomerate and reduce the particle size of their products like auto paints and coatings. The media is usually round and can be made of ceramic, stainless steel, polyurethane, silicon carbide and a host of other

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Mixing Solution for Cosmetics Customer

Written by Ruston Sullivan, Regional Sales Manager A large personal care & cosmetics manufacturer approached Admix looking for an effective high shear mixing solution. Their business was growing, and increased demands required additional product lines and higher batch volumes. While it was a good problem to have, they were concerned about the investment for multiple

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Addressing Mayonnaise Processing Inconsistencies 

Written by Colm Swan, Dressings & Sauces Market Manager   Mayonnaise can be one of the most finicky food products around. So many things can go wrong, and a manufacturer needs a solid comprehension of the science involved if they are to succeed. If they do not, then troubleshooting batch to batch variation can be infuriating. Mayonnaise needs shear to produce a homogenous and stable

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Admix Introduces Liquid Ring Pump For Wet Applications

PRESS RELEASE Admix, Inc., global manufacturer of hygienic and industrial mixing equipment serving the food and beverage, chemical, cosmetic, and pharmaceutical markets, today announced the introduction of its Liquid Ring Pump, the LRP-425. The LRP-425 is designed to meet the widespread needs of the process industry for rapid transporting of liquids at viscosities up to

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