Rotary Drum or Pelletizing Disc?

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Drum or Pelletizing Disc

When it comes to agglomerating a material, people are often faced with the decision of choosing between a rotary drum agglomerator and a disc pelletizer. Though the choice may seem overwhelming at first, there are many things to take into account that will help you Continue reading →

 

Powder Show 2012 is Almost Here!

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

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The 2012 Powder Show is fast approaching, taking place May 8-10, in Chicago, IL. The world’s foremost event for the processing industry, the Powder Show is a gathering of professionals from various industries, in areas such as handling, packaging, transport, testing, processing, and storage of Continue reading →

 

FEECO’s Use of Export Import Bank a Nice Advantage

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Export Import Bank

While some Foreign companies may have trouble financing their projects, FEECO International works with Export Import Bank, allowing FEECO to provide our customers with a nice alternative to some of the traditional methods of financing, such as a line of credit. Export Import Bank, better Continue reading →

 

Rotary Dryer or Fluid Bed Dryer

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

Rotary Dryer or Fluid Bed Dryer

When it comes to buying an industrial dryer, people are often faced with the decision to choose between a rotary dryer, and a fluid bed dryer. Historically, rotary dryers have been used for more industrial applications, such as minerals, fertilizers, and aggregates, while fluid bed Continue reading →

 

Fertilizer Granulation With A Pipe Reactor

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

pipe reactor granulation

The pipe reactor, or cross pipe reactor, is an acid-base reaction vessel, initially developed decades ago to produce ammoniated phosphate fertilizer. The pipe reactor is again beginning to gain popularity for the energy saving potential it can offer to granulation operations producing products such as Continue reading →

 

Agglomeration Drums in the Heap Leaching Process

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Agglomeration Drum

Heap leaching, a process by which metals such as gold and copper are recovered from ore, has long been a method of choice in ore beneficiation, with applications growing all the time. While this process has proven to be efficient, often chosen for its cost-effectiveness, Continue reading →

 

FEECO International Celebrates Earth Day

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Earth Day 2012

Earth Day is again upon us, and FEECO International will be celebrating Earth Day as it does every year: the same way they do every day. Though the “official” Earth Day comes but once a year, at FEECO, every day is Earth Day. Earth Day Continue reading →

 

FEECO to Exhibit at The Powder Show

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Powder Show 2012 is upon us! This year, the 37th annual Powder Show will be held May 8-10, in Chicago, IL. The Powder Show is the world’s foremost event for those in the processing industry, gathering professionals from areas such as handling, packaging, transport, testing, Continue reading →

 

Principles of Heat Transfer as Applied to Rotary Dryers, Rotary Kilns, and Rotary Coolers

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Whether you are using a rotary dryer, rotary kiln, or rotary cooler, there is one thing that all these instruments have in common: they all use methods of heat transfer to carry out their jobs. Heat transfer is how heat moves from one source to Continue reading →

 

FEECO Commemorates 61 Years

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO is happy to announce that this St. Patrick’s Day, Saturday, March 17, 2012, will mark the 61st anniversary of FEECO International. FEECO opened its doors in 1951, as a Fertilizer Engineering & Equipment Company, and has since grown to serve a variety of industries Continue reading →