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…

The Truth About Dehulling

As many in the oil seed processing industry know, dehulling can be a valuable tool when it comes to maximizing profits in any oil mill. But what some might not know is that there are many ways this can be done and targeting minimal hulls in the meal is not necessarily the best approach. Two…

COVID-19 UPDATE

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). Per the stay at home order issued by the state of Ohio, Anderson is categorized as an essential business and will continue to operate as normal…

How Processing Plants Are Reducing Downtime With Communication and Collaboration Tools

Today’s manufacturers are discovering that mobile, digitally connected partnerships make good business sense. Vendors that can support clients around the clock save clients time and money by being able to solve issues remotely. Still, many manufacturers have not embraced modern communication and collaboration tools. At Anderson, we continuously engage with our clients using up-to-date applications…