Product News & Events
Welcome to the Blocker and Wallace News and Events section. Check back frequently to stay up to date on company and industry happenings.
April 10th, 2014:
International Powder and Bulk Solids Show 2014
Explore the largest display of powder and bulk handling equipment in North America. The Powder and Bulk Solids conference and exposition show will be held at the Donald E. Stephens Center in Rosemount, IL May 6th - 8th.
Industry leading manufactures are displaying innovative products and educating visitors on new equipment. Blocker & Wallace Service is attending the show along with our manufacturer Gardner Denver. Come visit us at the Gardner Denver booth #1029!
February 21st, 2014:
T5CDL12L Truck Blower Installation Frac Kit
B& W is now offering turn key truck blower installation kit for Frac sand dry bulk haulers related to the natural gas hydraulic fracturing industry.   The "Frac" truck blower installation kit includes all of the necessary equipment and accessories required to off load silica sand from you dry bulk trailer.
- Gardner Denver T5CDL12L Truck blower
- Blower mounting bracket, straps, and bolts.
- 1410 truck blower drive flange
- Stainless steel inlet filter (designed for pressure or vacuum service)
- Intake adapter (4” king nipple)
- Inlet filter rubber hump hose connector
- Inlet filter mounting bracket & hardware.
- Check valve: aluminum discharge check valve with mounting flange
- Pressure relief valve: 2” aluminum PRV set at   20.0 PSI
- 3” discharge male camlock with 3” dust cap sash and chain
- 3 quarts of AEON PD start up oil
- 1410 truck blower drive flange
February 2nd, 2014:
B& W machine shop acquires a new   VTEC VB 2040 3 Axis CNC machining center
Over the last year our development team at B& W has been hard at work expanding our machining capabilities, in several different categories. With the recent launch of our new VTEC VB 2040 3 Axis CNC double column machining center, B& W now provides precision machining services for oversized robust parts and projects.
The VB2040 features a   22,000 lbs. table capacity   with extended   travel (X axis= 161” Y axis= 78” Z axis = 40” )
- Oversized table 161” x 78”
- 22,000 lbs. max table load
- Handles oversized items
- Designed for heavy duty high precision rigid cutting
- X Axis: 161” (4100 mm)
- Y Axis: 78”   (2000 mm)
- Z Axis: 40” (1020 mm)
January 31st, 2014:
2014 Pumper & Cleaner Environmental Expo International
The 2014 Pumper & Cleaner Environmental Expo International will be held Feb. 24-27 at the Indianapolis Convention Center.
Attended by over 4,000 septic, sewer and drain businesses each year, the Pumper & Cleaner Expo shows off the latest products and technologies in the environmental service industry as well as providing educational seminars taught by highly skilled professionals.
January 21st, 2014:
New Wasino CNC Lathe Installed in B& W Machine Shop
Over the last year our development team at B& W has been hard at work expanding our machining capabilities, including the addition of a new 3 Axis CNC lathe features high precision 3 axis machining capabilities including a Hydra bar hydraulic material feed accessory for mass production.
January 4th, 2014:
New IQ-HS (High Speed) Blower Package
BWS is proud to announce the NEW Gardner Denver IQ-HS High Speed Centrifugal Blower Package.
The factory manufactured single stage centrifugal blower package is ideal for waste water treatment applications and is offered in two sizes. The system provides clean oil free air delivery, higher air flows,   closed loop water cooling system, and is energy efficient. For details please contact a BWS representative today.
January 1st, 2014:
Blocker & Wallace Facility Expansion and Machine Shop
Blocker & Wallace is proud to announce a new 35,000 Sq.ft. facility expansion to better serve our customers.   The new facility will incorporate an additional warehouse, larger fabrication facility, & machine shop.
November 5th, 2013:
New Product Line:   BTI Products
BWS is now supplying BTI products. BTI products include pressure relief valves, check valves, hopper tee's, and various trailer accessories.