All Blog Posts about ‘Complete Systems’

Complete System – Waste to Value

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Paper Sludge converted into lawn and garden products

Customer: Encap Plant Location: Green Bay, WI Industry: Lawn & Garden Major Equipment: A complete system including a pin mixer, rotary granulator, rotary dryer, and the necessary material handling equipment. Material Handled: Waste Paper Sludge Engineer: FEECO International, Inc. Process: FEECO engineered a process to Continue reading →

 

From Raw Manure to Dry Granules

This article was authored by:

Nick Reckinger
Organic Fertilizer Expert

Raw Manure to Dry Granules

The use of manure granulation is a unique and beneficial opportunity for the agricultural industry. While many farmers use untreated manure to fertilize their soil, there are drawbacks to this practice. For example, manure that is not pelletized is difficult and costly to transport. Additionally, Continue reading →

 

Reclaiming Precious Metals From The Components Of A Circuit Board

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

In recent years, people have become more aware about the importance to recycle electronics instead of throwing them in the trash. In addition to the environmental benefits of preventing toxic materials from contaminating soil and water, there are also precious metals in these products that Continue reading →

 

Frac Sand Conveyor System

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

Frac Sand Conveyor System

Customer: EOG Resources Plant Location: Chippewa Falls, WI Industry: Mining Major Equipment: (9) 30″ wide Inclined Belt Conveyors, (4) 30″ x 108′ long Reversing Shuttle Conveyors Material Handled: Frac Sand Engineer: FEECO International, Inc. Process: The 30” conveyor belts were designed to handle 250 TPH 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 →

 

Waste to Value: Paper Waste to Value-Added Lawncare Products

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Encap: waste to value added products

In spite of the ever-growing electronic revolution, the demand for paper products is still increasing. Along with this demand comes a lot of waste. According to CleanUp.org.au, Australians send 1.9 million tonnes of paper to landfills each year, most of which could be recycled. ENCAP Continue reading →

 

Potash Handling System

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

Potash Belt Tripper

Customer: Dock Storage Plant Location: Toledo, OH Industry: Fertilizer Major Equipment: Conveyor Length 228′ 0″ Width 54″, Conveyor Length 610′ 0″ Width 54″, Conveyor Length 36′ 0″ Width 36″, Belt Tripper, 20′ x 40′ Receiving Hopper Material Handled: Potash Engineer: FEECO International, Inc. Process: In Continue reading →

 

Gypsum Limestone Conveying System

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

gypsum limestone conveying system

Customer: Proprietary Plant Location: Kansas, U.S.A Industry: Power Production Major Equipment: Gypsum: 30” x 118’ Belt Conveyor, 30” x 600’ Belt Conveyors, (3) 30” x 27’-0” Belt Conveyor Limestone: 24” x 400’ Belt Conveyor, 30” x 115’-0” Belt Conveyor, (2) 24” x 36’-0” Belt Conveyor, Continue reading →

 

Gypsum Conveying System

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

Gypsum Conveying System

Customer: Bowen Power Plant Plant Location: Georgia, U.S.A. Industry: Power Generation Major Equipment: 6 Conveyors: (2) 30” x 550’ (300 tph), (2) 30” x 616’ (300 tph), 48” x 806’ (1,000 tph), 48” x 626’ (1,000 tph), (2) 30” Traveling Belt Trippers with 460’ of Continue reading →

 

Rotary Kiln Resource Recovery System

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

Calciner - Resource Recovery System

Customer: Xstrata Nickel (formerly Falconbridge) Plant Location: Sudbury, Ontario, Canada Industry: Nickel Processing Major Equipment: Rotary Kiln, Afterburner, Quench Tower Material Handled: Nickel Containing Waste Materials Engineer: FEECO International, Inc. Process: This innovative metal recycling process is designed to recover nickel from spent batteries, catalysts, Continue reading →