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BFM® Fitting

BFM® leaves a sweet taste

“BFM has solved a number of costly, long standing problems. They are 100% dust tight and last for longer. The screening room is now so clean we could hold a board meeting in there. We are adopting BFM company wide.”

The Challenge
A leading sugar manufacturer was facing severe dust leakage from corrugated rubber connectors on their gyratory screen deck. Sugar dust gave rise to secondary explosion, hygiene and poor cosmetic appearance concerns. Downtime and replacement parts costs were significant.

Our Solution
BFM® fitting

Rubber sleeve - replaced every 5 weeks, constant dust leakage
BFM fitting - replaced after 38 weeks, dust free operation
Cost saving - £2,900 per annum

Key Features
100% dust tight seal

Explosion - sugar dust eliminated in screening room
Efficiency - downtime reduced significantly, lasted 8 times longer
Hygiene - significantly more sanitary environment
Cleaning - huge reduction in cost of cleaning
Safety - safe, tool free replacement
Visibility - able to monitor product flow
Contamination - risk of contamination minimised

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