Press releases


January 2018

Blackstone Completes Acquisition of Schenck Process

Blackstone Completes Acquisition of Schenck Process

Private equity funds managed by Blackstone (“Blackstone”) announce the completion of the previously announced acquisition of Schenck Process (“Schenck”), a global market leader in measuring and process technology equipment. more


December 2017

Announcing the Newly Designed Plug Single Tunnel (PST30) Diverter Valve

Announcing the Newly Designed Plug Single Tunnel (PST30) Diverter Valve

The Schenck Process PST30 Diverter Valve introduces new features such as internally shim-able positive stops, inflatable pneumatic seals at each port, position indication from the tunnel itself, and external tunnel position indication. more

Platin 1426. GmbH announces the successful pricing of €425,000,000 senior secured notes due 2023

Platin 1426. GmbH announces the successful pricing of €425,000,000 senior secured notes due 2023

Platin 1426. GmbH, a special purpose vehicle established to acquire Schenck Process Holding GmbH, announces the successful pricing of €425,000,000 senior secured notes due 2023 more

Platin 1426. GmbH launches offering of €425,000,000 senior secured notes due 2023

Platin 1426. GmbH launches offering of €425,000,000 senior secured notes due 2023

The gross proceeds from the offering, if completed, are expected to be used, together with certain shareholder contributions from Blackstone and cash on hand, to finance the acquisition of Schenck Process Holding GmbH more


October 2017

ProFlex® C loss-in-weight feeder family for the compound and masterbatch industry

ProFlex® C loss-in-weight feeder family for the compound and masterbatch industry

Optimized design, flexible hopper walls and flexible installation options make the ProFlex® C a tailored solution for the compound and masterbatch industries. The ProFlex® C feeding system is used for the continuous feeding of bulk materials such as powder, granulates, pellets or fibers more

PROXiQ enables remote maintenance monitoring worldwide

PROXiQ enables remote maintenance monitoring worldwide

Early identification and rapid response to potential faults are key to effective, predictive maintenance. With the PROXiQ Remote Access System from Schenck Process, experienced service technicians more


September 2017

Schenck Process speaks fluent pneumatics

Schenck Process speaks fluent pneumatics

Process industry professionals know that materials and equipment must be perfectly matched to deliver optimal results at lowest cost. Realistic and practical tests at Schenck Process TestCenters provide answers to their most searching questions more

Schenck Process launches MULTIDOS® VDP-C apron weighfeeder

Schenck Process launches MULTIDOS® VDP-C apron weighfeeder

Schenck Process has announced the latest extension to its MULTIDOS® weighfeeder range. MULTIDOS® VDP-C is a new range of medium-sized and compact apron weighfeeders mainly suitable for raw material feeding, hot clinker feeding and similar applications more

IK Investment Partners to sell Schenck Process to Blackstone

IK Investment Partners to sell Schenck Process to Blackstone

IK Investment Partners (“IK”), a leading Pan-European private equity firm, is pleased to announce that the IK 2007 Fund has reached an agreement with private equity funds managed by Blackstone (“Blackstone”) to sell Schenck Process (“Schenck”) more


August 2017

E-finity® low pressure continuous dense phase designed for stability and reliability

E-finity® low pressure continuous dense phase designed for stability and reliability

Schenck Process E-finity® is a patented continuous dense phase conveying system for fragile materials. Precise pressure monitoring and airflow corrections allow the system to operate efficiently under all conditions more