Simplex Holmen machine to ‘show off’ at major exhibition event in Abu Dhabi in early March …..

Our latest new IMD online member is the UK based Samplex company. Samplex produce the CS range of bulk samplers, designed to ensure quality testing of products, based on truly representative core sampling, and capable of meeting the standards as set out in ISO24333.  

A lead Samplex product is the Holmen, the animal feed industries de-facto Pellet Durability Tester….. 

Knowing your Pellet Durability Index can assist with the control of pellet quality, increased productivity, and help to reduce energy consumption, and the need for costly and time consuming reworking. The Holmen range of testers can provide quality insights to help optimise production efficiency in busy mills.

exclusively designed 

Samplex is a TEKPRO company and the Holmen Pellet Durability Tester is exclusively designed, manufactured and marketed by TEKPRO itself under licence to the Borregaard Company. TEKPRO as a business operates a flourishing  sales and marketing  and  distribution representation in over 80 countries around the globe. This enables it to better serve key global food markets. 

Latest news from TEKPRO according to their blog is that they will be exhibiting for the first time at the    VIV MEA Show next month, at ADNEC, Abu Dhabi, UAE alongside colleagues from Borregaard on Stand 08.LO36. On display at the show WILL BE the latest Holmen NHP200 Series 2 Semi-Automatic Pellet Durability Tester from the Simplex Company, which will be available for practical demonstrations. 


Feed mill representatives from across the Middle East, Africa and beyond will be very much focused on the performance of the Holmen Pellet Tester due to the continued strong demand shown from mills all around the world to record and improve their Pellet Durability.

about VIV MEA 

With over 430 exhibiting companies from more than 40 countries, covering 17,500 sq metres and with 8,000 expected visitors, VIV MEA 2020 has expanded into an extra hall at the Abu Dhabi National Exhibition Centre.  After a second year show that exceeded expectations, this international event comes back for the 3rd time with an enriched conference programme covering dairy, fish, poultry & eggs, cattle, calves, goat, and camels. Strongly driven by business, VIV MEA will offer more products and trade opportunities to the MENA region professionals.