Vortex launched its new Mobile Display Unit recently in the People's Republic of China. Based out of Vortex's Shanghai office, the MDU is outfitted with valve technology and travels directly to dry processing facilities throughout Eastern China.
"Vortex's valve designs are made to eliminate material leakage, reduce wear, increase service life, and provide greater maintenance capabilities," said Travis Young, vice president of international business development.
The valves are applied in a wide range of applications, handling fine powders to large aggregates in pneumatic, vacuum, or gravity flow conveying systems.
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