CST Storage Representation

Dry Bulk Storage Announcement

New & Updated Representative Responsibility


CST is proud to announce a new dry bulk representative groups to the CST Family. This company will be responsible for the sales, marketing and service of our CST Storage Bulk-Tec (Columbian TecTank line) tanks and erection, shop welded tanks and our line of Weaver Reclaimers.

Northern Illinois, Eastern (river counties) Iowa, southern Wisconsin and northern Indiana, will be handled by Allen-Davis Technology Representatives out of their office in Batavia, IL.  Allen-Davis is made up of Terry Allen, Phil Davis, Jim Caulfield, and Brad Granquist among others that provide additional inside support. 

In business since 1996, Allen-Davis has become a force within the industry in their region. Their extensive experience in dry bulk material handling and excellent partner-lines such as MAC, Schenck Process/Accurate, Kistler-Morse, Flexicon, Vortex and more helped Allen-Davis establish considerable exposure within key markets.  Teaming with Allen-Davis will provide a mutual expansion into areas which both CST and Allen-Davis have dominated for years.  


Russell Finex New Quick Release Clamps

Increase the life of your vibrating sieve with the Russell Superclamp™
Effective clamping and sealing is key for ensuring optimum running of any vibratory sieve. The Russell Superclamp™ (patent pending) overcomes the problems associated with frequently re-adjusting underclamps, such as premature wear to clamp pads, seals and gaskets.
Key benefits:
  • Reduces your maintenance and running costs - extends life of clamp pads, gaskets & sieve decks
  • Improves containment of your product - ensures correct & even clamp pressure for optimum sealing
  • No need for manual adjustment - reduces operator involvement

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A customized sieving solution for a leading pharmaceutical manufacturer
At Russell Finex we recognize that no two applications are the same, which is why we work closely with our customers to provide customized solutions that meet their exacting requirements. Read how we worked with a leading pharmaceutical manufacturer to further enhance the Finex 22™ to meet their grading needs and provide significant operational benefits.

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Grading ceramic granules using the Finex 22™
The Finex 22™ is a unique machine capable of simple safety screening as well as accurate grading of powders or granules. This video demonstrates how the Finex 22™ screens ceramic granules to remove undersize particles and dust which are then returned for rework.

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Vortex Valves New Equipment Offering


Salina, KS – Vortex is pleased to announce the addition of dust free loadout equipment to its current line of slide gates and diverter valves. Vortex Loading Solutions will offer a product mix of retractable loading spouts, positioners and loading spout filtration systems to load and convey dry bulk materials in various applications including rail cars, semi-tankers, open trucks, barges and stock piling.
The additional product line is a result of Vortex's recent acquisition of PMC Unlimited. Their loading spouts and filters allow facilities to meet EPA standards and cut down on waste. Optional positioners are used to guide loading spouts to multiple tractor-trailers or rail cars. The vehicle can remain stationary while the positioner seamlessly guides the spout to distribute the material evenly. Products are engineered to be dust tight in dry bulk material applications.
“Adding loadout equipment is a natural product extension for our customers as our valves are often found on loadout systems. The acquisition of PMC combined with our established sales network provides an immediate opportunity in the global market,” says Jeff Thompson, Vortex CEO & President. “PMC has proven it has the product knowledge and application experience to properly meet customer expectations.”
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