All Blog Posts about ‘Coating Drums’

Improving the Fertilizer Coating Process with a Coating Drum

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO Fertilizer (Fertiliser) Coating Drum

With producers and buyers becoming more discerning, the need to produce high-quality granular fertilizer products has never been more important; producing a product exactly to the desired specification has become a necessity in today’s ultra-competitive market, particularly when it comes to specialty fertilizer and soil Continue reading →

 

Preventing Fertilizer Caking With a Coating Drum

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Preventing Fertilizer (Fertiliser) Caking Through Coating

Caking is one of the most challenging issues that granular fertilizer producers face. This ubiquitous problem causes an array of complications that threaten to degrade product quality, cause dust issues and safety hazards, and even spoil product, representing potentially significant losses and risk. One especially Continue reading →

 

Pelletizing Plant FAQs

This article was co-authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Pelletizing Plant FAQs

In the early stages of designing and developing a pelletizer plant, many questions often arise: what equipment will best suit my process; do I need a binder; how tall will my building have to be, and more. While this process prompts a host of questions, Continue reading →

 

Agglomeration (Pelletizing) Equipment in Agriculture

This article was co-authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Agglomeration Equipment in Agriculture

Agglomeration (particle size enlargement) is widely used throughout the agriculture industry to minimize dust, improve handling and transportation characteristics, and enhance product performance – among other things. The practice offers benefits to everything from fertilizers and soil amendments, to animal feed products, and even pesticides. Continue reading →

 

Reducing Potash Fertilizer Attrition With a Glazing Circuit

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Potash Fertilizer Glazing

Despite a challenging agriculture market, potash, the principal source of potassium fertilizers, is expected to see expanded demand in the coming years as feeding the growing population becomes an ever-more-pressing global issue.  While potash producers already put considerable effort into managing product quality, they will Continue reading →

 

5 Questions to Ask When Buying an Agglomeration Drum

This article was co-authored by:

Chris Kozicki
Agglomeration Expert

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Agglomerator

For many companies, the purchase of an agglomeration drum is a huge acquisition. Considered an industrial workhorse, agglomerators can perform a wide array of processes and benefits. Consequently, this versatility may raise a lot of questions or even leave a customer wondering where to begin. Continue reading →

 

Fertilizers and Soil Amendments: Dust Suppression Through Coating

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Coating for Dust Suppression in Fertilizers (Fertilisers) and Soil Amendments

Fertilizer and soil amendment producers face many obstacles. One of their greatest challenges lies in controlling dust. As a top priority, there are many options available on the market to aid in dust management. And while some producers opt for dust collection systems, dust prevention Continue reading →

 

Improving Agglomerates through Coating

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Coated MAP Fertilizer (Fertiliser) Granules

Coating is a finishing process used prolifically throughout industries working with agglomerates to meet a wide variety of objectives. A surface treatment for particles, coating can be used to enhance specific characteristics of a pellet, granule, or other agglomerate, be it a mineral, chemical, or Continue reading →

 

Question of the Week: What Factors Should be Considered When Selecting a Coating for Agglomerates?

This article was authored by:

Jenny Seim
Technical Writer

What Factors Should be Considered When Selecting a Coating for Agglomerates?

When it comes to coating agglomerates, the multitude of coating options available makes it a sometimes overwhelming decision as to which one to choose. Consider the following factors when determining the ideal coating for your agglomerates. Industry and application. Industry and/or end product use may Continue reading →

 

Coating Paves the Way in Transforming Traditional Fertilizers into Specialty Products

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Coated Urea Fertilizer (Fertiliser)

As the amount of arable land per capita declines in the face of a growing global population, the need to improve agricultural productivity is critical. At the same time, the inefficient use of fertilizer products has brought about several environmental issues with devastating effects on Continue reading →

 


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