World Grain - June 2015 - (Page 70)

FEATURE IAOM F CONFERENCE 2015 lour millers from North America and more than 20 other countries gathered in the Southern California desert May 4-8 for the 119th Annual International Association of Operative Millers' Conference and Expo. Held at the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel, the conference attracted nearly 900 participants, up slightly from the previous year in Omaha, Nebraska, U.S. "The attendees said they liked the venue - especially the layout of the hotel and convention center and the fact that the conference was in Palm Springs," said IAOM Executive Vicepresident Melinda Farris. "I heard many suggestions that we should cycle back to Palm Springs on a regular basis." The conference included educational programming that IRFXVHG RQ ¿YH WRSLFV SURGXFW SURWHFWLRQ WHFKQLFDO RSHUD tions, employee management, facility management and specialty milling. The educational program closed with a milling roundtable that featured Tom Zemanick of Kice Industries, Tom Byrnes, Jr. of Blower Engineering, Mike Branson of Sefar, Inc., Jeff Seeger of Great Western Mfg. Co., Inc. and Jeff Gwirtz of JAG Services, Inc. Most of the discussion centered on topics relating to pneumatic conveying and sifters. "We added a specialty milling track to the schedule this year," Farris said. "We plan to bring it back in 2016." The conference opened with the Bühler Reception May 5 by the pool at the Renaissance Palm Springs Hotel. Photo by Meyer Sosland. 70 by Arvin Donley Nearly 900 attendees converge on Palm Springs, California to see the latest in milling technology EXPO AND PRODUCT SHOWCASE Farris said 110 companies presented milling and processing HTXLSPHQWDQGUHODWHGVHUYLFHVRQWKH([SRÀRRU The following companies held demonstrations of their latHVWSURGXFWV * Electro-Sensors, Inc., wireless hazard monitoring, a comprehensive solution combining sensors, advanced technology, and intuitive software at a lower installed cost than traditional wired systems. * Bühler, Inc., Matador MJZH, developed for the mechaniFDO GHVWUXFWLRQ RI PRUH WKDQ  RI LQVHFW HJJV LQ ÀRXU RU semolina. * Vortex, loading spout, featuring an outer sleeve that is rivet free and utilizes steel cable guides rather than less durable plastic. ‡)$:(0$1RUWK$PHULFDÀRXUSDFNHUUHGHVLJQHGWRUXQ ÀRXUEDJVIURPWROEVLQHLWKHUVLQJOHGRXEOHRUWULSOH¿OO June 2015 / World Grain /

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World Grain - June 2015
Table of Contents
From the Editor-in-chief - Flour output data points to eating trends
Calendar of Events
News review - Ceremony marks opening of Whitewater Mill
ADM plans extensive improvements at Argentina port
Dangote Flour Mills hurts Tiger’s earnings
GrainCorp Oils increasing oilseed crushing capacity
Noble Agri appoints former ADM executive as CEO Jansen
Hovis names new CEO
Southern Africa nations facing food shortage
EBRD provides loan to Turkish edible oil producer
Gruma full steam ahead on European expansion
Oilseeds, grains push Wilmar earnings up 49%
GrainCorp earnings drop on smaller crop
ADM makes management appointments in key areas
ADM earnings surge on oilseed crush margins
Bunge returns to profit on soybean crushing
GrainCorp plans upgrades at 13 sites
Grain Market Review - Rice
Country Focus - Argentina
Technical Profile - Crustless pan bread favored in Argentina
Feature - Bridging a Gap
Feature - Chinese Reforms Creating Market Uncertainties
Feature - Investing in Food Security
Feature - Grain Storage and Handling Projects
Feature - IAOM Conference 2015
Feature - China, currency impacting markets
Feature - A new plan for Egypt
Feature - Team approach to marketing for Canadian grains
Canadian wheat customers share their experiences
Feature - IAOM MEA District Conference & Expo
Feature - Traders Utilizing Exchanges More than Ever
Supplier News
Product Showcase
World Grain Archive
Advertiser Index

World Grain - June 2015