All Blog Posts about ‘Thermal Processing’

Rotary Dryer Design 101: Defining Your Material Part 3 – Specific Heat

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Dryer Design 101: Specific Heat

Rotary dryers are the backbone of many industrial processes, ensuring bulk solids are properly and efficiently dried to produce a product ready for market or subsequent processing. The design and sizing of a rotary dryer is engineered around the characteristics of the material to be Continue reading →

 

Rotary Dryer Design 101: Defining Your Material Part 2 – Bulk Density

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Dryer Design Series - Defining Your Material Part 2: Bulk Density

Rotary dryers are an essential tool throughout a variety of industries, expertly drying bulk solids to meet the requirements of an intended application. Rotary dryers perform best when they are engineered around the specifications of the project at hand – a process that starts by Continue reading →

 

Rotary Dryer Design 101: Defining Your Materials Part 1 – Percent Moisture

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Lab Testing

Rotary dryers are used prolifically throughout industrial processing endeavors to dry bulk solids. These industrial drying systems are often custom designed around the unique requirements of the project at hand in order to achieve the best results. All materials will behave differently in a rotary Continue reading →

 

Coming Soon: Rotary Dryer Design 101: A Series on What Goes into Designing the Right Rotary Dryer for the Job.

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Dryer Design

Next week, FEECO will be releasing part one of a series covering the basics of designing a rotary dryer custom to a material. The eight part series will not only cover defining the material to be dried in terms of percent moisture, bulk density, specific Continue reading →

 

FEECO’s Rotary Dryers Stand Out When it Comes to Thermal Processing

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Dryer Interior

When it comes to rotary dryers, let’s face it: we’re not the only ones who make them. So a lot of people ask us, why are Feeco’s rotary dryers any better than someone else’s. Although there are many reasons why Feeco stands out in the Continue reading →

 

FEECO Attending the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay’s “Green Innovations”

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

UWGB EMBI Logo

April 20-21, 2011, Feeco will again be attending “Green Innovations,” an annual conference put on by The Environmental Management and Business Institute (EMBI) of the University of Wisconsin-Green Bay. This annual conference, along with the EMBI, is focused on getting together local businesses and community Continue reading →

 

FEECO International’s Rotary Dryers Are Top of the Line

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO Rotary Dryer

Dealing with the task of drying or cooling large amounts of material in an industrial atmosphere can be a big task. It’s a situation where simplicity and functionality are features that can be taken straight to the financial bottom line. FEECO International has been a Continue reading →

 

FEECO International Featured in Process Heating Magazine

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

FEECO International

FEECO International, Inc. is featured in June’s Process Heating Magazine. The article entitled “Ethanol Plant Know-How” explains the use of rotary dryers to dry and cool ethanol plant co-products. Green Bay, WI (July 2, 2008)- FEECO International, Inc. is featured in the June issue of Continue reading →

 

FEECO International Featured in US Industry Today Magazine

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

FEECO International

FEECO International, Inc. a Wisconsin based business is featured in the US Industry Today Magazine. The article entitled “Fertile Business” is based on how FEECO has added innovative value to a re-vitalized ethanol industry Green Bay, WI (September 24, 2007)- FEECO International, Inc. is featured Continue reading →

 

FEECO International Develops Counter-flow Cooler for the Ethanol Industry

This article was authored by:

Stephanie Balza
Customer Support Specialist

FEECO International

FEECO International has developed a new Rotary Cooler for Ethanol Plants Green Bay, WI (March 2, 2007) – FEECO, a world leading manufacturer of rotary coolers has developed a counter-flow cooler for use on Distillers Dried Grains with Solubles (DDGS) in the ethanol industry. FEECO’s Continue reading →