Coming Soon: A Series on Organics Granulation

This article was co-authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Organics Granulation Series

This week, FEECO will be releasing part one of their Organics Granulation series. Organics granulation, such as the granulation of chicken manure into fertiliser pellets, has been gaining increasing attention in the fertiliser world, due to a combination of various factors. Although the world of Continue reading →

 

FEECO Offers Impressive Virtual Lab

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

Virtual Lab - Pan Pelletizer

FEECO is well known for their state-of-the-art testing and tolling facility, helping companies around the world with material solutions, process design, and optimization, but did you know that FEECO offers their customers the unique opportunity to watch their material running through FEECO’s lab from the Continue reading →

 

FEECO’s Virtual Conference Room Helpful for Clients

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

As a technology-driven company, FEECO is known for their high-tech engineering and lab testing facility, but one unexpected area catching attention lately is their conference room, or as FEECO deems it, the “virtual” conference room. Equipped with various high-tech gadgets, FEECO’s virtual conference room takes Continue reading →

 

FEECO’s Robust Construction Pays Off in the Frac Sand Industry

This article was co-authored by:

Tim Matzke
Material Handling Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO’s durable equipment has found its place in many industries, but the latest, is the frac sand industry. Frac sand is the latest craze in the Midwest, and as companies look to mine this valued silica sand, FEECO is ready to supply the equipment needs Continue reading →

 

Fracing Will Bring Railcar Shortage in 2012

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

While orders for railcars more than doubled in the third quarter last year, it looks like 2012 could continue at pace, due much in part, to the frac sand industry. According to an article on FuelFix.com, Brian Uhlmer, an analyst at Global Hunter Securities LLC, Continue reading →

 

FEECO Featured in Fertilizer International

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO Fertilizer Plant

The following article was featured in the Sept/Oct issue of “Fertilizer International.” More Than An Equipment Company As a pioneer in rotary drying technology, FEECO International was founded in 1951 to supply the fertilizer industry and a variety of companies in the chemical processing, mining, Continue reading →

 

FEECO Introduces Waste Counter

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO International’s home page is getting an exciting new addition: a waste counter. The counter is a running count of the number of tons of waste that FEECO has helped divert from landfills to date. “It’s one thing to say you’ve diverted a lot of Continue reading →

 

Briquettes, Granules, and Pellets – What’s the difference?

This article was authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Pellets-Compaction Granules-Briquettes

The challenges presented by the handling of material fines is an issue faced across many industries. Whether working with fertilizers, ores, or coal, materials which are difficult to handle, or dusty, can benefit greatly from agglomeration. Because there are many processes by which a material Continue reading →

 

FEECO to Attend Fertilizer Latino Americano

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO International

In a couple of weeks, FEECO will be exhibiting at Fertilizer Latino Americano, Latin America’s major networking event for the industry and its suppliers. The event, a three day conference, will cover a wide variety of current issues, including the role of fertilizers for food Continue reading →

 

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration Part 3

This article was co-authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Material Size Control Through Agglomeration

The following piece is an excerpt from an article was written by Charles R. Harbison and presented at the 10th Annual Bulk Material Handling Seminar in 1977. It has since been edited and condensed for the purpose of this article. Continued from Part 2 Continued Continue reading →