This Week’s Featured Articles: Pug Mills for Copper Concentrates, Flange or Spring-Mounted Girth Gears, and Rotary Kiln Incinerators

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Girth Gear Mounting Styles

Each week on our home page, we feature three articles that are highly relevant under the current market circumstances. This week, we’re highlighting: The Role of Pug Mills in Processing Copper Concentrates In The Role of Pug Mills in Processing Copper Concentrates, we look at Continue reading →

 

FEECO Accepted into International Fertilizer Association

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO in the News

FEECO has joined the ranks of other top fertilizer industry representatives and been accepted as a member in the International Fertilizer Association, the world’s preeminent voice for the industry. Membership to the IFA acknowledges the essential contribution FEECO has made to the industry through fertilizer Continue reading →

 

Plastics Pyrolysis Market Heating Up

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Process and Sales Engineer
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Plastic

Plastics pyrolysis has long been explored as a means of creating a circular economy around plastics, and as evidence mounts in favor of the technique, more and more organizations and government bodies are putting pen to paper, showing their support for it. In fact, a Continue reading →

 

Question of the Week: Why Add a Rotary Agglomerator to the Heap Leaching Process?

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Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Why Add a Rotary Agglomerator to the Heap Leaching Process

The addition of a rotary agglomerator to the heap leaching process can provide exceptional benefits to the operation as a whole. Agglomerated ore fines are uniform in shape, allowing the leaching solution to more easily permeate through the heap. Additionally, the leaching solution can be Continue reading →

 

Rotary Dryers: The Ideal Choice in Processing Phosphates

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Rotary Drum Dryer (Drier)

Phosphorus is a versatile component to life on Earth, aiding in a multitude of biological processes that create strong plants, animals, and even humans. As such a vital building block to life, it’s no wonder that ore-bearing phosphate rock is processed into all sorts of Continue reading →

 

US Commitment to 4Rs Could Mean Rise in Fertilizer Granulation Equipment & Development

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Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Fertilizer Granulation Equipment Demand to Rise on 4R Commitment

In October, The Fertilizer Institute (TFI) announced a commitment by the US fertilizer industry to meet a goal of 70 million acres under the management of 4R Nutrient Stewardship by 2030.  With granulation playing an important part in achieving sustainable nutrient management goals, the pledge Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Dry Crush Strength Test- Before and After

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Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

Dry Pellet Crush Strength After Agglomeration in the FEECO Innovation Center

This week’s photo highlights a dry crush strength test from the FEECO Innovation Center. Crush strength tests measure the strength of a pellet, or how much pressure it takes to completely crush the pellet. The tests are performed on a single pellet, using metal plates Continue reading →

 

Using Activated Carbon to Control Disinfectant By-Products in Drinking Water Treatment

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Process and Sales Engineer
Thermal Processing Expert

Using Activated Carbon for Controlling Disinfectant By-products in Drinking Water Treatment

Activated carbon is a widely used adsorbent, employed throughout a variety of industries to accomplish a number of goals. Activated carbon’s unique porous surface structure allows it to capture and hold on to both gas and liquid phase particles. This ability lends itself to a Continue reading →

 

This Week’s Featured Articles: Maximizing Rotary Dryer Performance, Granulation Process Viability, and Pin Mixers for Ultra-Fine Materials

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Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Dryer

Each week on our home page, we feature three articles that are highly relevant under the current market circumstances. This week, we’re highlighting: Maximizing Rotary Dryer Performance With Process Audits In Maximizing Rotary Dryer Performance With Process Audits, we look at the many reasons for Continue reading →

 

Material Pretreatment Requirements for Pelletizing

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Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Pelletizing Pretreatment

Pelletizing is a valuable tool in managing the properties of bulk solids. From flowability to bulk density and so much more, pelletizing gives producers in nearly every industry a way to control the handling and performance characteristics of their bulk solids. And while pelletizing provides Continue reading →

 


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