COVID-19 UPDATE September 16th, 2020

Dear Valued Customers, Anderson International is working diligently to avoid any disruptions to the supply of our parts and services due to the spread of the Corona Virus (COVID-19). New Updates as of 9/16/20 •Anderson is allowing visitors at our offices, but any visitors must have their temperatures taken before entering the facility, wear a…

Moisture Control is Key to Consistent Oilseed Processing

In the oilseed industry, processors strive for consistency in oilseed moisture content to maintain efficient operation and promote high-quality product formation to maximize their profits. Many processors, however, rely solely on mechanical friction inside the extruder to generate heat and dry the product to appropriate levels. Under ideal conditions, the frictional heat removes excess moisture…

The Difference Between Anderson Expanders and Extruders

The invention of Anderson Expanders Often when Anderson engineers visit oilseed processing plants to talk to potential clients about their operations, one question inevitably arises: What is the difference between traditional extruders and what Anderson calls its “expander” machines? And sometimes we’ll hear that a competitor told the potential client that Anderson does not make…

The Anderson Advantage for Polymer Processing

By Sam Stone, Vice President of Technology & Polymer Capital Sales For over 60 years, Anderson International has worked side-by-side with hundreds of synthetic rubber manufacturers worldwide to improve their polymer processing. Anderson engineers invented many of the synthetic crumb rubber processes used by today’s polymer manufacturers, and most of the patents registered to Anderson…

Collaboration is Key to Effective Polymer Processing

Throughout our 130+ year history, Anderson International has always been a highly collaborative company. In recent years, as we’ve grown our engineering departments, the Anderson team has hired strong communicators and trained all engineers on improving and streamlining communications with customers and suppliers. This process has only accelerated since the COVID-19 pandemic began, with engineers…