Itasca International, Inc

3 services found

Itasca International, Inc Services

  • Consulting - Material Processing

  • Mixing and Segregation Services

    Mixing and Segregation Services

    It is often necessary, at the very least, to know and even control the quality of the mixture to create a deliberate segregation or, conversely, to avoid the segregation that may occur naturally. For clients such as IMERYS, SOLVAY, LAFARGE, ARCELORMITTAL, and others, Itasca participates in all phases of the process through discrete element modeling: Analysis of the quality of the mixture according to the operational conditions and the nature of the...

  • Conveying of Granular Materials Services

    Conveying of Granular Materials Services

    The conveying of granular materials is present in many industries: pharmaceuticals with helical screws, food processing with vibration systems, mining with conveyor belts, among other examples. These systems require many adjustments to achieve optimal performance, which also depends on the material used and environmental factors: size distribution, grain shape, water content, etc. It is experimentally impossible to consider and test all configurations...

  • Microstructural Analysis Services

    Microstructural Analysis Services

    One of the main advantages of the discrete approach as defined by Itasca (PFC) is that it allows to accurately reproduce the size distribution, the grain shape (rounded, angular, or elongated), the mineralogical composition, as well as the mechanical and thermal properties of each mineral.