Processing & Storage

France’s CIRAD to boost Indonesia’s sustainable agriculture

palm 1464654 640PT SMART Tbk, a subsidiary of Golden Agri-Resources (GAR), and the French Agricultural Research Centre for International Development (CIRAD), have signed a MOU to boost sustainability in the agri-business sector through a new regional platform that will deliver training and enhance sustainability standards in major commodity chains including palm oil

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Prevent downtime and increase flexibility, quality and capacity with Van Aarsen

Van Aarsen CU Dynamic pellet millVan Aarsen launches new CU Dynamic pellet mill with motor-operated roller adjustment and active roller slip control

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Far East Agriculture weekly digest - 20th - 26th March

Max Pixel for FEAG 307Here is a brief overview of the week's new on, from 20 - 27 March 2017

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Buhler Group displays its latest innovations at VIV ASIA 2017

SAS BTHL Bangkok 001At the show, Buhler (Changzhou) Machinery presented the AHCE155 twin-screw extruder, the AHPE900 pelletizer, the Buhler WVD7 corn color sorter and the Tas152 cleaning sieve, as well as its on-site demonstration of the Buhler WinCos automatic control system and the ring die 900

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Driving innovations in grain storage with Bentall Rowlands Storage Systems

bentall rowlandsBentall Rowlands Storage Systems is one of the world‘s leading CE Certified, UK manufacturers in grain storage systems

Bentall Rowlands have vast experience in silo design according to ANSI/ASAE EP 433 and EN 1991-4 and we are flexible enough to provide a solution that better meets the customer’s needs.

Bentall Rowlands are able to easily produce any kind of technical documentation to demonstrate compliance to those codes. Additionally, Bentall Rowlands is flexible enough to adapt our designs and calculations to meet the environmental conditions (whether that be snow, wind or seismic activity) required by any local code, anywhere in the world. 

The Bentall Rowlands product range includes; hopper bottom silos, flat bottom silos, smooth wall silos, feed hoppers, catwalks and platforms, water tanks, cleaning/grading, handling equipment. 

Bentall Rowlands have designed, manufactured and installed across several sites in the Far East. 

Case Study Example 

An example of one of  the Bentall Rowlands projects is at Siam Kasikij in Thailand, which is still in perfect condition now and was installed in 2001. In total, there were 25 silos erected to aid with a huge requirement for husk and rice storage in the area.

Here is the breakdown of the project and what was required:

15 off 24.0m diameter x 17 ring for rice (Paddy) storage, with a capacity of 5,000 tons per silo. 

8 off 8.0m diameter x 15 ring hopper bottom silos.

2 off 10.0m diameter x 12 ring hopper bottom silos for husk storage.

For further information about Bentall Rowlands please visit

Alternatively, if you have a project that you would like us to quote for or wish to talk to a member of the team, please contact us on +44 (0) 1724 282828 or email This email address is being protected from spambots. You need JavaScript enabled to view it..

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