High temperature process heat is a fundamental tool in Industrial America’s toolbox. While some operations are accomplished in a static air environment, many high temperature operations — heat treating and stress relieving, for instance — require convection to achieve the necessary results.
If you have a rotary biomass dryer, chances are you have dealt with the three most common problems in biomass rotary dryer systems: rocks, fires and explosions, and nonuniform moisture content in final product. Get advice on dealing with all three.
The global industrial sector has never placed greater demands on manufacturers. Companies in a range of industries must optimize performance and minimize waste while holding the line on emissions, regardless of the regulatory requirements in their state, region or country.
Converting bulk powders to spherical pellets requires precise drying to avoid altering the pellets’ size, shape or properties. For one company, fluid-bed drying technologies fit the bill best.
February 1, 2017
Mars Mineral designs and builds turnkey systems to convert bulk powder materials into spherical pellets. To develop the pelletizing process for a customer, the company offers research and testing services, including the pilot pelletizing line at the company’s 45,000 ft2 (4,180 m2) production facility in Mars, Pa., near Pittsburgh.
Designed to be used for human habitability and machinery subcomponent systems such as cooling exhaust and combustion as well as process functions, corrosion-resistant fans have IEEE45 rated motors and suitable marine electrical connections.