1957

Vacuum Pan Design in Relation to Performance

Vacuum Pan Design in Relation to Performance

Hamill, J.  1957.  Technologists and factory owners sending out inquiries for vacuum pans should specify the main features of performance, such as volume, steam pressure, vacuum, type of sugar, especially graining volume, and generally give the pan designer the conditions to be met in regard to the product to be produced. Vacuum Pan Design in Relation to Performance. Sugar News 33:325-328.

The New 3-Boiling System Using A Molasses Granulation

The New 3-Boiling System Using A Molasses Granulation

Batenga, D.E. and Sing, P.H.  1957.  The article present the recent advances in the achievement of better performance and better boiling house efficiency, that is the New Three-Boiling System using “A” molasses granulation. The System minimizes processing losses, increases equipment capacities and produces sugar of better refining and keeping qualities. The New 3-Boiling System Using “A” Molasses Granulation. Sugar News 33:451-455.

Strawboard from Bagasse, Rice Straw and Cogon Grass

Strawboard from Bagasse, Rice Straw and Cogon Grass

Villareal, E.P.  1957.  A preliminary study on the establishment of a strawboard plant utilizing sugarcane bagasse, rice straw and/or cogon grass and other farm residues mixed to a certain extent with waste paper. These products, which would be very simple to make would find a ready market since there is a big demand for strawboard, corrugating medium, boxboard and other similar articles. Strawboard from Bagasse, Rice Straw and Cogon Grass. Sugar News 33:272-276.

Further Facts on Handling Dry Sugar in Bulk

Further Facts on Handling Dry Sugar in Bulk

Lamborn and Company, Inc.  1957.  The trend towards handling sugar in bulk form by manufacturers has recently gained impetus because new methods have been devised which make it possible for the medium-size sugar user to adapt his plant to bulk sugar handling. The article contains the latest information about the transportation, handling and in-plant use of dry sugar in bulk. Further Facts on Handling Dry Sugar in Bulk. Sugar News 33:175-177.

Filter-Press Cake as a Fertilizer

Filter-Press Cake as a Fertilizer

Samuels, G. and Landrau, P. Jr.  1957.  The paper report the results of various experiments in which filter-press cake was used as a fertilizer material. The value of he material as a fertilizer was discussed and the practical recommendations was made as to its use. Filter-Press Cake as a Fertilizer. Sugar News 33:14-21.

Cane Molasses Compared with Refined Sugar in Fattening Rations for Poultry

Cane Molasses Compared with Refined Sugar in Fattening Rations for Poultry

Cortes, F.L. and Fronda, F.M.  1957.  Cane molasses and not refined sugar may replace 26 percent of ground corn in rations for fattening poultry when there is scarcity of corn supply. The total gain in weight of the birds and the feed conversion efficiency in the three lots of both trials did not differ markedly. Cane Molasses Compared with Refined Sugar in Fattening Rations for Poultry. Sugar News 33:287-289.

A Study of the Sugar Factory Performances in the Philippines and Other Countries

A Study of the Sugar Factory Performances in the Philippines and Other Countries

Sto. Domingo, J.P.  1957.  The paper is a study of the performance of sugar factories in the Philippines and some foreign countries. Attempts were made to compare available data, taking cognizance of various forces affecting these performances. A Study of the Sugar Factory Performances in the Philippines and Other Countries. Sugar News 33:220-229.

The Technological Improvements that Pull BISCOM Abreast with the Philippines Top Mills

The Technological Improvements that Pull BISCOM Abreast with the Philippines Top Mills

     Guillen, G.G. 1957.  Improvements made by Binalbagan-Isabela Sugar Company,Inc (BISCOM) as it underwent rehabilitation due to merging of five milling companies during the post war II where a damaged factory equipment of the Isabela Sugar Company were transferred, rehabilitated and installed side by side with the also damage equipment of the Binalbagan Estate,Inc.. PROCEEDINGS OF THE PHILIPPINE SUGAR TECHNOLOGISTS. August: 174-182.

Routine Practices in Colorimetric Analysis in the PHILSUGIN Laboratories in the Visayas

Routine Practices in Colorimetric Analysis in the PHILSUGIN Laboratories in the Visayas

     Demeterio, J.K. 1957.  The routine practices employed in colorimetric analysis in the PHILSUGIN laboratories in Visayas have been found to be satisfactory not only from the standpoint of reliability of the results of the analysis but also from that of supervision. PROCEEDINGS OF THE PHILIPPINE SUGAR TECHNOLOGISTS. August: 235-242.