All Blog Posts about ‘Rotary Kilns’

Indirect Fired Rotary Kiln Applications Part 1

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Kiln Design (FEECO Lab Batch Rotary Kiln)

In the thermal processing industry, rotary kilns are used to cause chemical reactions or state changes in varying materials. As discussed previously in Direct Fired Rotary Kilns vs. Indirect Fired Rotary Kilns: What’s the Difference, while direct fired rotary kilns and indirect fired rotary kilns Continue reading →

 

FEECO’s Unique Unitized Base Helps Keep Installation and Maintenance Down Time to a Minimum

This article was co-authored by:

Travis Ouradnik
Customer Service Engineer

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

FEECO Unitized Base

Whether a rotary drum is being used as a dryer, kiln, cooler, or otherwise, it is often a key process component in a production setting. As a result, downtime for the rotary drum can have the potential to hold an entire operation on idle. For Continue reading →

 

Direct Fired Rotary Kiln vs. Indirect Fired Rotary Kiln: What’s the Difference?

This article was co-authored by:

Shane Le Capitaine
Thermal Processing Expert

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Direct Fired Rotary Kilns vs. Indirect Fired Rotary Kilns

In the thermal processing industry, a rotary kiln is used to process a wide variety of materials, causing a chemical reaction or phase change. Within the rotary kiln industry, there are two major subsets: direct-fired rotary kilns, and indirect-fired rotary kilns. Both kinds of rotary Continue reading →

 

Feeco Breaks into Rotary Kiln Industry

This article was authored by:

Carrie Carlson
Technical Writer

Rotary Kiln

For the past sixty years, FEECO International has made a name for itself in the thermal processing industry, supplying equipment and solutions to several industries. As an industry leader, thousands of companies have come to rely on FEECO’s expertise in the design, implementation, and service 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 →