Master Magnets and Bunting Magnetics Join Forces for RWM17

The recent RWM show proved to be great success for Master Magnets. For the first time, Master Magnets joined forces with its new parent company Bunting Magnetics on stand 5P80, showcasing not only their combined range of metal separation solutions, but also introducing the newly extended and vastly experienced sales team. On the stand, visitors were able to view live demonstrations of the Master Magnets Eddy Current Separator and the Bunting Magnetics Stainless Steel Separator. We were very pleased with the level of interest generated at the show and it’s already clear to see how more

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Master Magnets Achieve Double Endorsement Of Great Quality

Master Magnets has recently achieved certification to ISO 9001:2015, the new standard in quality systems. Master Magnets rose to the challenge set by their new parent company Bunting Magnetics, who achieved the accolade in March, and both companies were glad to report no non-conformities or issues during the audits by NQA. June also saw Master Magnets achieve the welding standard ISO 3834-3. This standard recognises that quality of Master Magnets' welders as well as the systems in place to provide quality equipment. Managing Director, Simon Ayling, was pleased to more

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Master Magnets U.S. Agent acquired by Bunting Magnetics Co.

Newton, Kansas-based Bunting Magnetics Co. has announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Global Magnetics Inc. The Boca Raton, Florida-based company sells and distributes magnetic systems and mineral separation equipment designed and built by Master Magnets Ltd. throughout the United States, Canada, Central America and South America. In January 2017, Bunting Magnetics acquired Master Magnets, a brand of industrial magnetic separation equipment, such as eddy current separators, permanent and electromagnets, including overband magnets, drum magnets, magnetic head pulleys and more

Newton, Kansas-based Bunting Magnetics Co. has announced it has signed an agreement to acquire Global Magnetics Inc. The Boca Raton, Florida-based company sells and distributes magnetic systems and mineral separation equipment designed and built by Master Magnets Ltd. throughout the United States, Canada, Central America and South America. In January 2017, Bunting Magnetics acquired Master Magnets, a brand…

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Master Magnets Making Tracks in Eddy Current Separator Market

Technological advances in Eddy Current Separation over the last 10 years have significantly improved the efficiency, recovery rates and throughput capabilities of a machine that has always been one of the recycling industry’s soundest investments. In many cases, it is not uncommon for an Eddy Current Separator to pay for itself within the first six months of operation. In an attempt to improve the practicality of the Eddy Current Separator, particularly for recycling sites that stockpile a large amount of their feed materials, Master Magnets ECS systems are now available as a mobile more

Technological advances in Eddy Current Separation over the last 10 years have significantly improved the efficiency, recovery rates and throughput capabilities of a machine that has always been one of the recycling industry’s soundest investments. In many cases, it is not uncommon for an Eddy Current Separator to pay for itself within the first six…

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Mastermag & Bunting Headline Sponsors at Waste 17

This year, the Master Magnets exhibition campaign is a little different to anything that we have ever done before. The exciting new partnership with Bunting Magnetics is big news for the magnetic separation industry and we are very keen to spread the word about the new products and technologies we will have to offer. The Waste 17 exhibition at Old Trafford takes place on Thursday the 8th of June and this will be the first event where Master Magnets and Bunting Magnetics will be exhibiting together for the first time. In just its 4th year, the Waste show has very quickly established itself more

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Mastermag Help Finnish Waste Sorting

In early 2015 Master Magnets were contacted by their Finnish dealer-Vimelco regarding a new project for a waste treatment facility processing municipal solid waste (MSW) and solid recovered fuel (SRF) in Lahti, 105km northeast of Helsinki.  This new plant would be handling an input in excess of 66,000 TPA of this mixed waste and Master Magnets were asked to provide a solution for the recovery of an estimated 2700 TPA of ferrous and non-ferrous metals in the material. The incoming material was sized into two different fractions, a 3D and 2D fraction with a size range from 20mm to 200mm.  more

In early 2015 Master Magnets were contacted by their Finnish dealer-Vimelco regarding a new project for a waste treatment facility processing municipal solid waste (MSW) and solid recovered fuel (SRF) in Lahti, 105km northeast of Helsinki.  This new plant would be handling an input in excess of 66,000 TPA of this mixed waste and Master…

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Bunting® Magnetics Expands Global Operations With Acquisition Of Mastermag

NEWTON, KS, USA – Bunting® Magnetics Co., the leader in magnet and magnetic equipment design, manufacturing and distribution, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Master Magnets Ltd, a UK-based manufacturer of magnetic separation equipment. Based in Redditch, United Kingdom, Master Magnets Ltd provides a complete line of magnetic separation, recycling and metal detection equipment to several industries worldwide through a worldwide network of distributors. The acquisition will build on and complement Bunting Magnetics Co.’s global foundation already in place more

NEWTON, KS, USA – Bunting® Magnetics Co., the leader in magnet and magnetic equipment design, manufacturing and distribution, today announced that it has signed an agreement to acquire Master Magnets Ltd, a UK-based manufacturer of magnetic separation equipment. Based in Redditch, United Kingdom, Master Magnets Ltd provides a complete line of magnetic separation, recycling and…

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27 Year Old Magnet Still Going Strong!

In July this year Master Magnets were contacted by a customer whose transformer rectifier for their electo-magnet had failed. Master Magnets separation equipment is known for its quality and longevity, therefore we were somewhat surprised at the failure, until we dug through the archives and realised that the magnet had been supplied back in 1989 and was older than some of our members of staff! When we discussed with the customer how old the magnet actually was they couldn’t believe that it had been installed so long ago! 1989 was the year of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the first GPS more

In July this year Master Magnets were contacted by a customer whose transformer rectifier for their electo-magnet had failed. Master Magnets separation equipment is known for its quality and longevity, therefore we were somewhat surprised at the failure, until we dug through the archives and realised that the magnet had been supplied back in 1989…

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Mastermag Supplies ECS To Spanish Metal Recycler

Master Magnets have recently worked very closely with one of Spain’s leading plant and equipment manufacturers Cometel S.A. to supply an Eddy Current Separator, as part of a new processing line being installed at a scrap metal plant in the North of Spain. Despite the relatively low value of scrap metals, Eddy Current Separators still prove to be a sound investment, with payback periods often being met within 12 months of installation. To clarify the expected efficiency of the Eddy Current process with the end user, a Master Magnets Sales Engineer visited the scrap processing plant to view more

Master Magnets have recently worked very closely with one of Spain’s leading plant and equipment manufacturers Cometel S.A. to supply an Eddy Current Separator, as part of a new processing line being installed at a scrap metal plant in the North of Spain. Despite the relatively low value of scrap metals, Eddy Current Separators still…

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Laboratory Equipment Supplied To Belgium

DRY PROCESSING Research Institute Vito NV located in Belgium has bought several items of Laboratory Magnetic Equipment from Master Magnets to evaluate the magnetic properties of different minerals in their research. To test dry, free-flowing materials they purchased a High Intensity Bench Top Induced Roll, which can be very selective due to the many ways to adjust the magnetic intensity in the separation zone. The control panel provides variable flux control to the magnetic coils increasing or decreasing the magnetic intensity. The roll speed can be adjusted varying the centrifugal forces more

Laboratory Bench Induced Roll Separator DRY PROCESSING Research Institute Vito NV located in Belgium has bought several items of Laboratory Magnetic Equipment from Master Magnets to evaluate the magnetic properties of different minerals in their research. To test dry, free-flowing materials they purchased a High Intensity Bench Top Induced Roll, which can be very selective…

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Tradeshow Sales Key To Successful 2016

We’re enjoying a great year of exhibitions so far at Master Magnets, with June’s ‘Waste16’ show in Manchester getting us off to a great start. Still only in its 3rd year, the Waste show has grown rapidly in both visitor and exhibitor numbers, and after receiving two orders from this years event, we will be the first to sign up once again for 2017!   Just a few short weeks later, Master Magnets returned to Buxton for the hugely anticipated Hillhead show. We would like to say a huge thank you to all of our customers that visited us at Hillhead. Despite bad weather more

We’re enjoying a great year of exhibitions so far at Master Magnets, with June’s ‘Waste16’ show in Manchester getting us off to a great start. Still only in its 3rd year, the Waste show has grown rapidly in both visitor and exhibitor numbers, and after receiving two orders from this years event, we will be…

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Mastermag Returns For 9th Consecutive Hillhead Show!

Mastermag will be demonstrating a range of equipment at their 9th consecutive Hillhead show this year. The world’s largest working quarry trade exhibition saw visitor numbers exceed 15,000 in the 2014 show and with over 450 exhibitors due to take part this year, this is sure to be achieved again. A range of Magnetic Separation and Industrial Metal Detection solutions will be displayed on stand C9 this year, which will include a self-cleaning Overband Magnet and a Permanent Suspension Magnet. Overband Separators are very cost effective solutions that are commonly used for the continuous more

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Mastermag Going To Waste…

Master Magnets will be exhibiting at Waste 16 at the AJ Bell Stadium in Manchester this week.   Last year’s show was a great success for Mastermag and we are looking forward to being part of such a fast-growing and exciting show once again. Located within the marquee on stand A26, we will be demonstrating one of our Permanent Overband Magnets. The Overband is one of the most commonly supplied metal separators within the waste recycling sector and can be used for the continuous recovery of ferrous metals from a wide range of waste materials. We are looking forward to meeting with more

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New High-Sensitivity Metal Detectors For Sale

Due to unforeseen circumstances, we currently have two brand new high-specification Metal Detectors in stock and available for immediate despatch. Unit 1: MDE-C 70 x 25 (700mm x 250mm Aperture) Unit 2: MDE-C 50 x 25 (500mm x 250mm Aperture) Stainless steel housing BS304/A151304 IP65 (Nema 4x) protection Suitable for HACCP hygiene requirements User friendly easy to use operator terminal Output relays to operate alarm/stop conveyor Phase angle adjustment for difficult products Basic sensitivity levels (1.5mm Ferrous  / 2mm ST/ST) Prices available on request. For more information, please more

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Electromagnet Sales boosted by Indonesian Coal Industry

A long standing Master Magnets customer from Indonesia recently expanded their coal processing operations, a project that would require several new Electromagnets for the purification of their valuable product stream.   The company has grown rapidly since its early operations of the 1970s and now operates the largest single-site coal mine in the southern hemisphere.   It was back in 2005 when Master Magnets supplied the first Electromagnets to the customer, with an order for four 145OCW45 models in February, then a further four of the same units in May.   Over the years more

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The ‘Mastersort’ launched at RWM15

Master Magnets recently launched their latest Eddy Current Separator model at the UK’s largest recycling exhibition, RWM. The ‘MasterSort’, which had been developed for the separation of fine non-ferrous metals from products such as glass cullet, Shredded wood and WEEE scrap, attracted a lot of attention as it demonstrated its separation capabilities. The ‘Mastersort’ also incorporates a new material splitter plate design, allowing for complete adjustment flexibility and a very precise material segregation. This years RWM welcomed a good number of visitors more

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Mastermag Introduce ATEX Approved Electromagnet Range

As part of the continued improvement in their product range Master Magnets have recently re-engineered their most popular magnets to meet the ATEX requirements for Zone 22 Explosive Atmospheres, which has been met with significant approval from their customers.   Phil Tree, Sales Manager, explained further: “Master Magnets have worked for many years with some of the UK’s top engineering companies to provide magnets for safe use within the ATEX environment, however these companies have always included the magnets within their own ATEX scope. One of the objectives in our more

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New ‘Eccentric’ Eddy Current Separator for RWM15

Master Magnets will be returning to the Recycling and Waste Management show in September demonstrating their latest ‘Eccentric’ Eddy Current Separator.   A completely new approach has been incorporated using state of the art 3D modelling, resulting in a simple but finely accurate adjustment of the material separation features resulting in cleaner segregation of feed materials and non ferrous metals.   Utilising a high speed eccentric rotor design strong eddy currents are generated so that very small particle sizes can be processed effectively.   The machine is more

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Waste 15 EXPO

Master Magnets will be exhibiting at Waste 15 at the AJ Bell Stadium in Manchester this week.     According to Mastermag Sales Manager Phil Tree, last year’s show was a great success and an event that Master Magnets needed to be a part of in future.   Located within the marquee on stand M10, we will be demonstrating one of our Permanent Overband Magnets, which are commonly used within the waste recycling sector for the continuous recovery of ferrous metals. We are looking forward to meeting with lots of new and existing customers at what should be another great UK waste more

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Electro Overband Obtains CSA Approval

Master Magnets are celebrating success, having won CSA (Canadian Standards Agency) hazardous location approval for one of their large in-line electro-magnetic overband separators. The Canadian end users required a heavy-duty solution, manufactured to CSA standards for a potentially explosive atmosphere but were struggling to find a supplier willing to handle the extra work to accommodate the Standards. Sales engineer Alison Flower explains: “CSA standards are hard for European magnet companies to manufacture to. Unlike ATEX, there is no self certification available and there are more

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10 Tonne Master Magnets Overbands Installed In Russian Coal Processing Plant

Magnetic Separation is a key stage of any screening, crushing and sorting plant and MK Vega-Po LLC (“Radex”) of St Petersburg in Russia purchased six (6) Electro Overband Magnets from Master Magnets, based in Redditch in the UK, for their coastal coal processing complex in Nakhodka on the Trudny Peninsula, approximately 85km (53 miles) east of Vladivostok in Russia.   Radex started work on the Nakhodka project in early 2013 and their task was focused on integrating new equipment into an existing coal processing plant specifically for the screening, crushing and removal of magnetic more

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Recycling Lives Install 3 Master Magnets Metal Separation Systems

For the expansion of their Preston recycling operation, Recycling Lives purchased and installed three complete metal separation systems from Master Magnets, based in Redditch, Birmingham. Each system included Vibratory Feeders, a Magnetic Drum and an Eddy Current Separator. The equipment is part of a process to recover ferrous and non-ferrous metals from shredded car bodies.   Recycling Lives is one of the UK’s premier recycling companies, having won the Queen’s Award for Sustainable Development and they have over forty years’ experience in the recycling and waste management more

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New Business Relationship Flourishes Following RWM Order

This year’s RWM has had mixed reviews from exhibitors, with the move to the larger halls meaning that visitors had to walk further and the halls looked emptier, despite the claims of larger visitor numbers. Although the numbers of enquiries that many companies received were down on previous years, it is not always about quantity and Master Magnets were very pleased with what resulted from several high-quality leads.   Master Magnets were particularly pleased to meet with an equipment dealer looking for a magnet supplier to complement the existing range of recycling equipment that more

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Master Magnets Ready For Biggest RWM

In recent years, the RWM show has proved to be the most successful show on Master Magnet’s calendar and always promises to deliver a high number of quality visitors. This year’s RWM has expanded even further, with the show now being located in the larger halls of Birmingham’s NEC.   Located on stand 5P160, Master Magnets will be demonstrating a range of metal separation solutions that are commonly used for ferrous and non-ferrous recovery.   An ‘Eccentric’ Eddy Current Separator will be shown separating non-ferrous particles from various recyclable product streams. A more

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