The Bulk Solids Insider: Uranium Mine Revival, Potash & Phosphate as Critical Minerals, and Funding Decarbonization

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Bulk Solids Insider Feature Apr-24

Updates in Mining & Minerals Aluminum Emissions Down The International Aluminum Institute (IAI) has released new findings showing that despite the industry’s continued growth, greenhouse gas emissions declined in 2022. According to the data, aluminum production rose by 3.9%, while the industry’s greenhouse gas emissions …

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Rotary Kilns: Processes Defined

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Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Rotary Kiln Processes

A rotary kiln is a thermal processing tool used in a variety of applications. It consists of a rotating drum with high temperature products of combustion flowing through or around it, creating a precisely controlled environment for material property change. Due to the substantially high …

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Corrosion Control in Rotary Dryers

This article was co-authored by:

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Combatting the Threat of Corrosion in Industrial Dryers (Driers)

Capable of causing costly damage to equipment, as well as process inefficiencies and unnecessary downtime, corrosion is a common problem faced when working with rotary dryers. This is particularly true of dryers that were not designed with corrosion in mind. Fortunately, there are several ways …

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Bucket Elevator Parts to Keep On Hand

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Craig Peppin
Service & Lab Manager

Bucket Elevator Parts to Keep On Hand

FEECO recommends keeping a number of bucket elevator parts on hand to facilitate a quick change out in the event of a failure. What follows is a summary of these parts, as well as helpful tips in minimizing downtime, and the information original equipment manufacturers …

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The Bulk Solids Insider: Critical Minerals From Coal, Turning Red Mud Into Green Steel, and the Growing Specialty Fertilizer Market

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Bulk Solids Insider Feature Mar 24

Updates in Mining & Minerals Coal Resources to Contribute to Domestic Critical Mineral Supplies The United States Department of Energy (DOE) announced $17 million in funding for three projects that will help to support the front-end engineering and design (FEED) studies for facilities that would …

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