Handling loose materials

United Kingdom, 1960

Film
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The handling of granular or powdered materials in the loose state. The first part describes some mechanical techniques, including conventional closed circuit conveyor; bucket elevator; “zipper” conveyor; self-discharging barge handling grain with a combination of equipment. The second part describes some pneumatic techniques, including principles of pressurised transfer and fluidisation etc.

Credits

director

Sydney Latter

production company

Marcus Cooper

Unilever Films

Language

English

Duration

00:31:55:00

Colour

Black and White

ACMI Identifier

31434

Subject categories

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Materials handling

Agriculture, Business, Commerce & Industry → Materials handling - Equipment and supplies

Documentary

Documentary → Documentary films - Great Britain

Educational & Instructional

Educational & Instructional → Educational films

Educational & Instructional → Instructional

Food, Health, Lifestyle, Medicine, Psychology & Safety → Materials handling

Short films

Short films → Short films - Great Britain

Sound/audio

Sound

Holdings

16mm film; Access Print (Section 1)

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