Bulk 2000

Bulk 2000 : Bulk Materials Handling - Towards the Year 2000

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These conference proceedings discuss new developments in the storage, handling and transportation of bulk solid materials. Topics covered include storage, wet solid handling, environmental considerations, transport and conveying.
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Product details

  • Paperback | 308 pages
  • 200 x 250mm | 818g
  • Professional Engineering Publishing
  • Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
  • 0852987668
  • 9780852987667

Table of contents

Strength criteria for steel silo structures; silo-quaking - a pulsating and load problem during discharge in bins and silos; techniques to assist in the in-plant handling of slurries, pastes and cakes; ash handling on large power stations in South Africa - the material, the equipment, the changes; the transmission of vibration through wet particulate solids; techniques for assessing the flowability of sodium carbonate (soda ash); friction and adhesion at bulk solids/wall interfaces; electrostatic problems in powder handling; the relative economics of bulk transport by alternative modes; transportation of solids using vibratory troughs; the study of the relationship between belt speed, pulling force and the motor power of the belt conveyor; fine powder flow phenomena in bins, goppers and processing vessels; design of large underground ore bins. Part contents.
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