Coal-fired power plants have found activated carbon injection (ACI) to be an effective technology for controlling mercury. Handling the sorbent, however, can pose problems. This article discusses how system equipment can help alleviate some of those problems. (read more)
The Metalfab Posibin™ provides positive, problem-free discharge from storage of a wide range of difficult to handle materials -- in a variety of densities and particle sizes. From micron-size powders to fibrous substances, materials flow freely, on demand, on a first-in, first-out basis.
The Posibin consists of a static cylindrical bin fitted with the unique Metalfab Bin Act... (read more)
Metalfab’s new M.A.P. (Maximum Application Performer) Feeder combines the proficiency of Metalfab’s unique agitator/conditioner screw (with 360° influencing capability) with the precision of Metalfab’s vibration-controlled hoppers to accurately meter the most difficult dry solid particles.
- Only 5 Moving Parts – ens...
Today, the most effective bin activator designs incorporate the use of an internal cone-shaped baffle which is rigidly attached to the body of the bin activator by means of rugged structural tubular members. The entire bin activator unit moves horizontally in response to centrifugal forces generated by the unbalanced weights of an attached vibrator. The cone baffle relieves the we... (read more)
Metalfab Bulk Bag Unloaders are designed and engineered to provide a dependable, low cost means for emptying a wide variety of powders and other difficult to handle dry bulk materials. Metalfab also manufactures other special units for heavier bags, larger bags, or smaller bags.
To assure discharge of product, the ruggedly built 48" sq. pyramidal shaped Unloader is mounted on wear... (read more)
The Bag Dump Hopper provides a quick, easy and virtually dust free way of dumping and filling your process system with material received in paper bags. The design incorporates a baffle and bin vent (to attach to a central dust collector) or optional bin vent filter over the dump area to maintain a dust free worker environment while providing a fast and effective means to charge your proc... (read more)
Metalfab Convey-All™/FSC Flexible Screw Conveyors feature a rugged modular design and provide a highly effective yet economical means to convey powder or granular material without product separation. Conveyors are available in configurations from 10 to 20 ft. lengths with a choice of a 3" diameter helix screw rated to convey up to 150 cu. ft./hr. or a 4" diameter helix screw rated... (read more)
Metalfab, Inc., a leading manufacturer of dry solids processing equipment and integrated systems, is now offering a new brochure showcasing their ability to custom design, engineer, and manufacture integrated systems that meet customer specific production processes - for single or multiple operations inclusive of line layout, structural support steel, equipment, and integrated controls.... (read more)
Metalfab, Inc., a leading manufacturer of dry solids processing equipment and integrated systems, is now offering a new white paper on design and use of powdered activated carbon (PAC) systems for control of mercury emissions from coal fired power plants. (read more)
Metalfab's Spin-Loader lets you utilize bulk storage facilities to their fullest capacity. It eliminates the pyramiding which occurs when flakes and granular materials are loaded into bins, hopper cars and piles, and enables you to load up to 15% more product into virtually any storage facility without costly hand labor or interrupting flow. (read more)
Metalfab engineers have been involved with the design of bin activators from the time of their conception to their more sophisticated present day design.
Through years of testing and innovation, our skilled engineers have developed the Metalfab Bin Activator, a unique system that eliminates the problems associated with the design and performance of other bin activators. (read more)
Whether it's the need for a feed rate of 0.05 cubic feet per hour, 18,000 cubic feet per hour, or accuracy of 0.25%-0.50%, Metalfab has you covered with a comprehensive lineup of gravimetric and volumetric screw feeders and belt feeders to meet virtually any need. (read more)
Get Our New White Paper: Proper Design Essentials for Storage, Flow & Metering of Power Activated Carbon (PAC)
Thank you for your interest in our new White Paper / Article on "Proper Design Essentials for Storage, Flow & Metering of Power Activated Carbon (PAC)". Link here to request your copy. (read more)