Particle Management Applications

Prater truly understands the wide array of applications that are necessary for a successful, superior product that can be easily adapted across many industries, such as food, baking, chemical, mineral, pharmaceutical, agricultural and feed. With over 90 years of business under their belts, Prater’s industrial processing equipment has become extremely beneficial for companies of all sizes to provide reliable particle management solutions. From size reduction, feeding, separation, classification, compaction, toll processing, automated solutions, and weighing and batching, their equipment and systems are ideal for many industries. They have consistently improved their products and utilized technological advancements year after year to ensure the most optimal results for our global customers.

Feeding & Metering:

Wherever dry free-flowing powders, granules, crystals, or pellets are used, our rotary valves perform well in wide range of industry applications.

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Particle Size Reduction:

Have applications that need reduction from between 6″ to sub-micron size? Choose one of our fine grinders, air classifying mills, hammer mills or lump breakers.

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Particle Sizing & Separation:

Have applications that require sifting/scalping, screening, grinding or classifying? Our rotary sifters, vibratory screeners and air classifiers are customized to your specifications.

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Sugar Grinding:

Need ingredient lot tracking, finished product tracking and hand-add pre-weighing with move tickets that ensure batch integrity and traceability

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Leverage Our Experience

Prater’s powder and bulk solids processing equipment and systems are widely used across many industries because they are incredibly versatile. With such a diverse selection of material processing equipment and systems, major companies, such as Keebler, Kraft, as well as Abbott and Pfizer, trust their customized solutions and depend on them. With over 6,000 customers around the world, Prater offers only the most carefully designed and manufactured material processing equipment and systems customizable for any company’s manufacturing process or system. Customers quickly realize that Prater’s manufacturing and engineering teams strive to ensure that their overall system is developed to meet the precise application of the product being processed in the most cost-effective manner. Each component is guaranteed to operate efficiently from start to finish, so that their customer continues productivity easily.

Prater takes the same approach to providing processing solutions with each company of every size and in every industry served.

  • WE ANALYZE >>> Find strengths and weaknesses in your process to determine how to best serve you.
  • WE DEVELOP >>> With custom designed equipment and systems your process can be more efficient and cost-effective
  • WE PROFIT >>> Our customers profit and grow from Prater’s deep experience and innovation