Eliminate waste and improve efficiencies with flexible & agile IBC Powder Handling Systems.
With a powder handling system that enables lean manufacturing, you can improve efficiencies, reduce your overall manufacturing costs, get it right the first time every time and increase the return on your investment.
Using the Matcon IBC method of manufacturing, shorter runs can be produced as changeovers are quicker and simpler. This means you can ‘make to order’ with small inventory levels and minimal WIP. You will also cut waste, leading to a higher return on the materials you purchase.
The decoupled nature of the system gives total flexibility and the agility to respond rapidly to changing customer needs.
Lean Manufacturing for Powder Handling and Processing means eliminating anything that does not create value for the end product. Traditional methods of manufacturing often contain hidden wastes (The Deadly Sins of Waste) these are:
Over the years we have been able to help our customers to adapt and grow with the ever changing needs of their markets.
The unique Matcon Cone Valve means that no matter what recipe or ingredient challenges there are, you can be assured it will handle your powders successfully.
Lean Manufacturing System Example
Discover how IBC Blending enables fast, effective powder handling by removing the ineffective cleaning processes associated with fixed-line blenders (paddle blenders and ribbon blenders).
We have created this Knowledge Hub to help you understand more about your powders and how to improve your day to day processes.