Bulk 2000 : Bulk Materials Handling - Towards the Year 2000
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.
- Paperback | 308 pages
- 200 x 250mm | 818g
- 01 Jan 1991
- John Wiley and Sons Ltd
- Professional Engineering Publishing
- Bury St Edmunds, United Kingdom
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.