Photo of the Week: Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference Booth

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Today’s photo highlights FEECO’s exhibition booth at the 6th Annual Frac Sand Supply & Logistics Conference. The conference took place September 28-29th in Houston, Texas (USA). Dan Baxter, Equipment Sales, represented FEECO at the booth. “We were glad to be a part of this conference” said Continue reading →

 

New Content Alert: Project Profiles and Second Agglomeration Infographic

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

This week, several project profiles and an infographic on types of agglomeration have been added to the FEECO website. Project Profiles: Iron Ore Balling Drums Iron Ore Company of Canada (IOC) was looking to expand their facility to meet a higher capacity. FEECO engineered 4 Continue reading →

 

Bulk Solids Drying & Cooling: When to Choose Rotary

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

The field of bulk solids is incredibly diverse, encompassing industries ranging from food and pharmaceuticals to fertilizers and process by-products. Processing bulk solids into a ready feedstock or end product can involve an array of process techniques, from crushing and mixing to high temperature techniques Continue reading →

 

Question of the Week: What is Micro-Pelletizing?

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Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Micro-pelletizing is the process of agglomerating material fines into small pellets. This differs from traditional pelletizing, in that it produces much smaller pellets, typically around 20-60 mesh. Pin mixers are the equipment of choice when it comes to micro-pelletizing; they can be used as a Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Pellets from the FEECO Innovation Center

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Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Today’s photo highlights various pellet samples produced in the FEECO Innovation Center.   The Innovation Center offers pelletization test work to transform raw material fines or dusts into round, spherical pellets as outlined in today’s featured photo. Test work is designed around each customer’s unique Continue reading →

 

New Content Alert: Project Profiles and an Agglomeration Infographic

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

The FEECO website has seen many exciting additions of new content this past week, with new project profiles and an infographic on the benefits of agglomeration being added. Project Profiles: Frac Sand Dryer The frac sand market is again booming, prompting increased demand for sand Continue reading →

 

Biochar Holds Potential for Drastic Reduction of Healthcare Costs and Air Pollution

This article was co-authored by:

Walter Hawkins
Process Sales Engineer

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Yet another application for biochar looks to be on the horizon; a growing number of studies are proving that biochar could be an effective tool in managing air quality, with one study finding that the charcoal-like material has the potential to significantly reduce air quality-related Continue reading →

 

Question of the Week: What Factors Should be Considered When Selecting a Coating for Agglomerates?

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Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

When it comes to coating agglomerates, the multitude of coating options available makes it a sometimes overwhelming decision as to which one to choose. Consider the following factors when determining the ideal coating for your agglomerates. Industry and application. Industry and/or end product use may Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: 3D Bucket Elevator

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Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Today’s photo highlights a 3D bucket elevator. FEECO offers both continuous and centrifugal bucket elevators, all designed and manufactured to meet the needs of the unique material to be transported. Continuous bucket elevators are predominantly used when gentle material transportation is required, such as with fragile Continue reading →

 

New Content Alert: Project Profiles and a Thermal Processing Infographic

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Over the past few weeks, the FEECO website has seen many exciting additions of new content, including a variety of project profiles and an infographic on thermal processing equipment. Project Profiles: Hammer Mill for Manure Granules FEECO often provides hammer mills as part of an Continue reading →