All Blog Posts about ‘Rotary Calciners’

Overcoming Challenges with Rotary Drums

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Overcoming Challenges with Rotary Drums

Rotary drums can be configured to serve as a variety of different pieces of equipment, including a rotary dryer, cooler, kiln, granulator, or even a coating drum. With such diverse employment, these robust systems can be used to accomplish a variety of goals across a Continue reading →

 

Top Applications for Rotary Kilns

This article was authored by:

Process and Sales Engineer
Thermal Processing Expert

Rotary Kiln

Rotary kilns (also known as rotary calciners) are used to heat solids to a predetermined temperature in order to create a chemical and/or physical reaction. The two basic types of rotary kilns – direct fired and indirect fired (calciners) – can be found supporting processes in Continue reading →

 

Sustainability Pushing Demand for Advanced Thermal Processing

This article was co-authored by:

Process and Sales Engineer
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Kilns for Advanced Thermal Processing in Sustainability

The ongoing push for implementing more sustainable practices continues to be at the forefront of industry. Increasing regulatory action, combined with an ethical responsibility, has forced industries of all types to investigate a more sustainable approach in every aspect of their business if they want Continue reading →

 

Seal Options for Rotary Dryers, Coolers, Kilns, and Drums

This article was co-authored by:

Travis Ouradnik
Customer Service Engineer

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Seal options for rotary dryers (driers), coolers, kilns, drums

Rotary drums, including dryers, coolers, and kilns, are an integral part of the many industrial processes that shape our world. From fertilizer and chemical production to ore beneficiation and even consumer products, rotary drums provide a reliable, high-capacity setting for accomplishing a number of necessary Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: Drive Shaft Alignment

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Travis Ouradnik
Customer Service Engineer

Laser Alignment for Ddrive Assembly

This week’s photo, taken in the FEECO Fabrication facility, shows a FEECO employee using a laser shaft alignment tool to properly align the coupling on the shafts of a drive assembly. The coupling joins the shafts between the drive motor and reducer. The shafts are Continue reading →

 

Photo of the Week: High Quality Rotary Drums Made in America

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

High qualtiy Rotary Drums made in America

This week’s Photo of the Week shows FEECO founder, Jim Madigan (right), and son, FEECO President, Dan Madigan, posing next a rotary drum awaiting shipment. The rotary drum, ready to ship across the United States, was affixed with a banner showcasing that the drum was Continue reading →

 

Reclaiming Precious Metals From The Components Of A Circuit Board

This article was co-authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Process and Sales Engineer
Thermal Processing Expert

Reclaiming Precious Metals from the Components of a Circuit Board

In recent years, the importance of recycling electronics has gained increasing recognition. Landfilled gadgets are a major environmental risk, threatening to contaminate soil, water, and air with toxic materials. Furthermore, these devices often end up in developing countries, being pulled apart by hand and recycled Continue reading →

 

Service Spotlight: Tire Grinding

This article was co-authored by:

Travis Ouradnik
Customer Service Engineer

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Drum Tire (Tyre) Wear (Tire Grinding Service)

Tires and Trunnion Wheels are the support base for your rotary drum, whether it’s a kiln, dryer, or agglomerator. Problems starting with tires and trunnion wheels can quickly propagate throughout the rest of the drum, causing premature equipment failure. Because of this, it is extremely Continue reading →

 

Rotary Drums Since 1951

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Drums Since 1951 ~ James Madigan (left) and son Dan Madigan

FEECO’s reputation in the thermal processing equipment and solutions industry is one of superior service, quality craftsmanship, and state of the art technology. And while all of these are great qualities to practice, none of them alone are enough to stand out from the crowd. Continue reading →

 

Flexibility in Fuel Types

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO International

The fuel source for operating a rotary dryer or rotary kiln can vary based on location, availability, and cost. But as a leader in thermal processing technology, FEECO can cater to a wide variety of fuel types, making sure our customers can get exactly what Continue reading →

 


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