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'Providing cost-effective solutions to industrial problems'

The Wolfson Centre for Bulk Solids Handling Technology is part of the School of Engineering at the University of Greenwich at Medway, Kent, and has specialised in solving materials-handling problems since 1973.

The Wolfson Centre is continually improving the understanding of the behaviour of particulates in handling and storage systems and can offer consultancy services to industry in the fields of:

  • Hoppers and silos
  • Pneumatic conveying
  • Product feeders
  • Product quality (segregation, attrition and caking)
  • Environmental and transport effects
  • Dosing and dispensing
  • Instrumentation and control
  • Abrasion and wear
  • Overall system design and integration
  • Sampling
  • Dust prevention and control
  • Packaging
  • Processing of powders and bulk solids  

Industries served include:

  • Pharmaceuticals
  • Food and drink
  • Mining and quarrying
  • Renewable energy
  • Recycling
  • Household goods
  • Pet food
  • Grain handling and storage
  • Chemicals
  • Any other industry involved in the handling of powders or bulk solids

The Wolfson Centre also provides a comprehensive series of short courses that are delivered at the university's campus or on-site in a bespoke format.

If you have a bulk solids handling problem, don't struggle on by yourself call us.

University of Greenwich
Central Avenue
Chatham Maritime

020 8331 8646