The OriginalCone Valve IBC Manufacturers

Matcon specialise in supplying IBC systems that offer efficient and flexible processing of powders, granules and tablets using Intermediate Bulk Containers (IBC).

We offer solutions from single IBCs through to complete manufacturing systems, covering all processes from Formulation, through Blending to Packing and Cleaning.

At the heart of it all is the Cone Valve - invented to overcome issues of mix segregation, containment and bridging that are inherent in traditional powder handling systems.

Discover our unique approach and the innovation that underpins all that we do.


Industry Leading IBC Technology

The Matcon system is based on using IBCs (Intermediate Bulk Containers) to transport powders between the manufacturing steps and to blend powders in.

System Modules

Through intelligent decoupling of manufacturing processes we help manufacturers create flexible, agile production facilities.  With each processing step created as a module, it is easy to build and grow with the success of your business by adding on new modules as needed.


No waiting for formulation.

Fill IBCs off-line for improved efficiency.



Mix any recipe, any time.

Eliminate time-consuming cleaning for instant recipe changeovers.



Prevent mix segregation.

Use the IBC Cone Valve for right first time, every time production.



Hygienic design for quick cleaning.

No down-time with off-line cleaning.


Knowledge Hub

We have created this Knowledge Hub to help you understand more about your powders and how to improve your day to day processes.

Case Studies

Read on to discover how we help companies around the world create flexible, agile manufacturing plants.


White Papers

Understand more about how to get the best from your powder handling site.



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