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  • Heat-of-Compression Desiccant Dryers

    April 7, 2014

    The XD+ 550-3600, Atlas Copco Compressors’ new range of heat-of-compression desiccant dryers, utilizes zero purge cooling in two design variants to eliminate compressed air consumption. The first variation produces a guaranteed dew point of -40°C; the second variation minimizes energy...

  • Pneuvay Engineering Pty Ltd

  • Bühler Aeroglide Appoints VP of Business Development

    March 11, 2014

    Bühler Aeroglide, a global leader in thermal process engineering and technology for food, feed, and industrial materials, has appointed Andy Sharpe as its new vice president of business development. Sharpe will develop the company’s global markets, as well as lead product development...

  • Fluid Bed Seminar Offered

    March 11, 2014

    Applied Chemical Technology Inc. will be offering a fluid bed seminar on August 12-13, 2014. “Fluidization Principles Learned through Hands-on Participation” will provide a general overview of agglomerating, coating, and drying in a fluid bed. This seminar will present the...

  • Cylindrical Plow Blender Dryers and Vacuum Dryers

    March 3, 2014

    American Process Systems manufactures a complete range of cylindrical plow blender dryers and vacuum dryers. These dryers use a combination of enhanced mixing technology to fluidize the ingredients exposing more of the particles to the drying effects of heat and vacuum, indirect heating via ASME...

  • Federal Equipment Company

  • Contract Manufacturing for Flash and Horizontal Drying Services

    February 25, 2014

    Custom Processing Services offers contract manufacturing for flash and horizontal drying services. Precision drying of organic and inorganic materials, minerals, and chemicals on flash dryers provides moisture reduction to specification, including temperature ranges. Volume and coarse materials are...

  • Heyl & Patterson to Supply Torrefaction Calciner to University of Minnesota Duluth

    February 18, 2014

    Heyl & Patterson Inc., a world leader in thermal processing and bulk material handling systems, announces the sale of an indirect-fired rotary calciner to the University of Minnesota Duluth’s Natural Resources Research Institute (NRRI). The unit will be installed at NRRI’s Coleraine...

  • Drying End Point Determination

    February 10, 2014

    Drying is one of the standard unit operations in chemical and pharmaceutical industries. During drying, evaporation energy is added to dry the material and to remove the solvent in a vapor phase.     Solids can have many different forms, flakes, granules, crystals, powders, etc....

  • From Farm to Fuel: Turning Chicken Manure into Clean Energy

    February 6, 2014

    Which came first, the chicken or the egg? It’s an age-old question that fascinates and encourages debate. Both are important staples for food cultures around the world, but what about all the waste? For years, poultry farmers in the Chesapeake Bay watershed have trucked manure to fields where...