BMA Russia OOO now in place

In 2011, Russia has become a net exporter of sugar for the first time in many years. With far over 100 delivered sugar centrifugals, several extraction plants and other equipment, BMA has contributed to the modernisation of the Russian sugar industry in the past few years. In the coming years, further important projects are planned in the Russian sugar industry. In order to offer the customers an…



ATAGUA XII in Guatemala

BMA AG and BMA Automation, which are represented in Guatemala by NESERSA, showed new products and the latest developments to interested visitors at the  ATAGUA XII fair. This year's fair was held in Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, between 8 and 11 August. The sugar industry in Guatemala is one of the fastest growing sugar industries worldwide. ATAGUA (Asociación de Técnicos Azucareros de Guatemala) is…



BMA AG and BMA Automation together at Fenasucro 2011

The 19th Fenasucro trade fair was held in Sertãozinho, Brazil, between 30 August and 2 September 2011. BMA was there!

At this year's  Fenasucro fair we were represented with our own stand for the first time, at which BMA AG and BMA Automation could present their extensive product and service portfolio for the cane sugar industry together to the highly interested trade visitors.  Aktual, our sales…



BMA Automation order books well filled

BMA Automation continues to be working to capacity at the beginning of the new year. Several switchgear systems were delivered to the automobile industry in January 2011, in addition to orders processed for cheese treatment plants and control systems for sugar centrifugals.

The Engineering department has proceeded with the refinement of centrifugal control systems. After a very good year for…



Gain a co-operative degree with BMA AG

When deciding on a career path, you are often faced with the choice between studying for a degree or completing a traineeship. While a degree basically focuses on more theoretical content, a traineeship is practice-oriented, but will limit your professional choices later. If you don’t want to decide between these two options, you could opt for a co-operative degree such as that offered by…



Retrofit for extraction plants

In the past years, BMA has successfully introduced the segmented-bull-gear system with module 14 for tower drives, as a substitute for the single-piece bull gear that had been widely used until then. A segmented bull gear consists of 10 to 18 segments, depending on the number of teeth and the diameter of the drive section, and offers obvious advantages:

For its manufacture, a special material is…