Governor Walker Comes to FEECO

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO is proud to announce that tomorrow, Tuesday, February 28, 2012, they will be hosting Governor Scott Walker at their facility in Green Bay, Wisconsin. The Governor will be discussing the mining industry as it relates to Wisconsin, and the involvement FEECO has had in Continue reading →

 

FEECO Lab Upgrade: Electrical System

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

FEECO Lab Upgrade - Control System

The recent upgrade of FEECO’s lab testing and tolling facility also brought with it an electrical overhaul with efficiency of process flexibility in mind. Due to the uniqueness of FEECO’s capabilities, our lab facility had very distinctive requirements. At FEECO, we offer testing on various Continue reading →

 

FEECO Lab Upgrade: Safety

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

FEECO Lab Safety

FEECO’s lab testing and tolling facility is up and running after a major overhaul of the electrical, control, and data collection systems. Although the upgrade brought in many impressive features, perhaps the most important, was the increase in safety measures. One such safety measure is Continue reading →

 

FEECO Featured in the Green Bay Press Gazette

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO, along with Schneider National, have been featured in the Green Bay Press Gazette this week, for earning the status of “Green Professional,” under the Wisconsin Sustainable Business Council’s Green Master’s Program. FEECO had announced back in December that they had been recognized by the Continue reading →

 

Organics Granulation: System Considerations

This article was co-authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

When you have a potentially valuable organic feedstock, there are many things to take into consideration for an organics granulation operation. The first thing that needs to be done is to analyze the feedstock. Size, moisture content, sensitivity to heat and pressure, flowability – all Continue reading →

 

Coming Soon: FEECO Lab Upgrade Series

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

FEECO International

After much renovation, the upgrade to FEECO’s lab facility is complete. The upgrade, completed at the end of December, was a complete overhaul of the electrical system, data collection technology, and control system. FEECO now boasts the latest technology from Rockwell Automation by Allen Bradley. Continue reading →

 

FEECO’s Chris Kozicki Heads to Australia

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

As part of the continued support for FEECO’s Australia facility, FEECO will be sending Chris Kozicki from their headquarters in Green Bay, WI, to Australia next week. The Australia facility, located in Pakenham, Victoria, is soon to celebrate its one year anniversary, and has seen Continue reading →

 

Types of Organics Granulation Systems

This article was co-authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Simplified FEECO International Organics Granulation Mixer-Dryer Flow Diagram

There are three generalized and accepted approaches for the granulation of organic waste and manure streams. The first is a mixer to drum dryer granulation approach, with the mixer being either a pin mixer, or paddle mixer. In this approach, mixer selection is based on Continue reading →

 

Organics Granulation: Why Organic?

This article was co-authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Why Organics Granulation

As previously stated in Organics Granulation: The Need, “Organics,” as they are called, are a varying range of materials. Organics come from many sources, but originate from three main channels: Agricultural (manure and compost), Industrial (DAF Sludge, food waste, and restaurant waste), and Municipal (biosolids Continue reading →

 

Organics Granulation pt. 1: The Need

This article was co-authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

organics granulation - hog manure

A rising need for organics granulation can be explained as a culmination of numerous contributing factors. Non-renewable chemical fertilizer prices are going up, as is the competition for land resources. As we continue to mine our existing nutrient resources (ie. Phosphorous, Potassium, Nitrogen, etc.), trying Continue reading →