Biomass Processing News

  • Positive Customer Experiences in Moisture Control

    Moisture control in the manufacturing process can determine the quality of the final product. MoistTech’s state of the art equipment and superior customer service outshines the competition in providing the diamond standard in process and quality control. 40+ years of moisture control experience gives us the ability to provide expertise across many industries including Food, Minerals, Paper ...


    By MoistTech Corporation

  • Success Across the Globe with Moisture

    For over 40 years MoistTech has operated across the globe providing the diamond standard in industrial moisture measurement and control. This allows for complete product inspection on the manufacturing line to eliminate waste and downtime while creating a finished product with the highest possible quality. With sensors created for both online and laboratory measurements, the customization to your ...


    By MoistTech Corporation

  • Effects of the COVID 19 shutdown on the air quality in Innsbruck

    Facing an impending shutdown due to the COVID 19 crisis, we started to document its impact on the environment by analyzing Innsbruck’s air quality with a CHARON PTR-TOF 6000 X2. And indeed, the entire Tyrol was quarantined on March 14th, 11am. This had clear effects on traffic and personal mobility. Very recently, Google Inc. has reported a reduction of the mobility in ...


    By Ionicon Analytik Ges.m.b.H.

  • World Biomass - Detecting Spontaneous Heating in Biomass Pellets

    Wood pellets have many desirable properties when used as fuel: they are sustainable, energy-dense, have low moisture content and are easy to transport. They can be burned in place of coal with relatively straightforward modifications to the fuel-handling system. However, they do oxidize easily, and this means they are susceptible to spontaneous heating which, left unchecked, can lead to ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • What Incorporating Biomass Pyrolysis Equipment Is Capable Of Doing For Your Waste Recycling Program

    As being the worldwide problem of overfull landfills and ocean dumping continue to grow, there might be light at the conclusion of the tunnel. Technology now exists that will recycle nearly any sort of organic matter and recoup valuable commodities at the same time. The biomass pyrolysis process uses the thermal-chemical decomposition to reduce organic matter to its simplest ingredients. By ...

  • Mobile shredder transforms Crapper & Sons’ biomass operation

    Having started out as a Quarrying firm more than 60 years ago, the family-run business owns a landfill site in Wiltshire, but 30 acres is actually dedicated to salvaging as much ‘waste’ as possible. Crapper & Sons was previously processing wood at its Wootton Bassett headquarters, using one high speed shredder fed by one slow speed shredder. But limited resistance to foreign ...

  • ITALIAN EXHIBITION GROUP (IEG) PRESENTS ECOMONDO BRASIL FROM 21st to 23rd MAY 2019

    Following the recent CDEPE in China, IEG is continuing internationalization activity of its know-how connected with environmental sustainability. In Brazil attention is focused on reverse logistics and solutions for sustainability management of industrial and organic waste. Rimini, 20th May 2019 – From tomorrow ...

  • Mobile shredder transforms Crapper & Sons’ biomass operation

    Long-standing waste management firm Crapper & Sons has further strengthened its resource agenda, having invested in a new shredding system to transform wood waste into a biomass fuel.Having started out as a Quarrying firm more than 60 years ago, the family-run business owns a landfill site in Wiltshire, but 30 acres is actually dedicated to salvaging as much ‘waste’ as possible.Crapper & ...


    By UNTHA UK LTD

  • TORWASH® technology successfully tested on pilot scale at wastewater treatment plant in The Netherlands

    TORWASH® is a high temperature treatment of wet biomass streams. This treatment: (1) enables efficient mechanical dewatering of the biomass, (2) enables efficient removal of salts, (3) allows for sufficient biogas production from the effluent because of the mild conditions used, (4) facilitates the recovery of phosphorus and (5) makes the use of additives redundant. ECN part of TNO has ...


    By Paques Technology B.V.

  • New fixed-bed technology for biological treatment starts in test phase

    After several months of intensive preparation, the newly developed fixed-bed technology for biological treatment of industrial wastewaters containing organic contaminants has now been put into test operation. Already at the beginning of the adaptation phase, a rapid development of the desired biomass can be seen under the microscope. By using process-adapted packing material with a maximized ...

  • Compaction of saw dust and wood shavings from wood waste

    For more than 60 years the company AMANDUS KAHL has built pelleting presses, which proved to be successful due to their robust construction, their economic efficiency, and their smooth running performance. Our machines are extremely suitable for compacting a large variety of products. ...


    By AMANDUS KAHL GmbH & Co. KG

  • Webinar now available on demand - Strengthening plant safety in coal and biomass handling, storage, milling and transportation

    In this webinar, AMETEK Land introduces early detection techniques of spontaneous combustion in coal and biomass handling, storage, milling and transportation. Attendees will learn about issues involved and how AMETEK Land can help producers and users to operate their sites more safely and effectively. Risks of unwanted combustion – potentially causing injury, damage and ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • New E-magazine – The Biomass Magazine

    AMETEK Land launches a new ‘Biomass Magazine’ in an all new online format. The industry magazine looks at detection, measurement, monitoring and solutions for the Biomass fuel process. This special supplement focuses on the use of biomass fuels in the power generation industry. You’ll find features on safety monitoring at all stages in the biomass plant and the ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Enviva Partners, LP Announces Chesapeake Terminal`s Return to Full Operation

    BETHESDA, Md.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Enviva Partners, LP (NYSE: EVA) (the “Partnership” or “we”) today announced that the Partnership’s marine export terminal in the Port of Chesapeake, Virginia has returned to full operation. “I want to thank our operations and engineering teams for their tremendous work safely returning the ...


    By Enviva LP

  • Rotork completes automation contract to assist decarbonisation at Lynemouth Power Station

    Rail freight manufacturer Astra Rail/Greenbrier Europe and leasing company Nacco have supplied GB Railfreight with 50 hopper wagons to support the biomass haulage contract awarded by Lynemouth Power Ltd. Each with a payload of 70 tonnes, these auto-loading and discharging wagons run in two rakes (coupled groups) of 24 between the Port of Tyne and Lynemouth Power Station, delivering 37,000 tonnes ...


    By Rotork plc

  • Palm Kernel Shell shredder in RDF production

    What Is Palm Kernel Shell? Palm oil industry is quite common in most countries of Southeast Asia and Africa. Palm fruit covered with palm kernel shell is the raw material to produce palm oil. Palm kernel shell also named PKS is the shell of palm fruit (Arecaceae), being separated from palm fruit throng palm oil process. ...


    By Harden Machinery Ltd.

  • Dilute Stream Solid-Liquid Separations Using Continuous Vacuum Filtration Technologies

    Abstract: Continuous solid-liquid separation, by vacuum or pressure, are integral components of a processing scheme to produce energy from algae, biomass or other types of slurries. In solid-liquid separation systems, there are a wide variety of parameters that influence their performance. These include, for example, particle size and shape, type of particle (i.e. soft, gelatinous, discrete), ...


    By BHS-Sonthofen Inc.

  • Screening und shredding technology from Eggersmann for processing wood and bio-waste

    Wardenburg. Soon to be, an increase of waste wood and bio mass is expected in shredding and screening. For this reason, the demands in throughput and flexibility of the machines are high. In the field of waste wood shredding, there is an incline in the demand for one end product in one operation – smaller than 150 mm and not contaminated.  In addition, in the treatment of biomass the ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

  • AMETEK Land to Showcase Biomass Spontaneous Heating and Combustion Detection Technology at Pellet Fuels Institute Conference

    The conference highlights the various applications for densified biomass, as well as trends and best practices within the woody biomass industry. The conference attracts a broad range of individuals from the public and private sectors, academia, and local, state and national governments from North America and beyond.   “With their many desirable characteristics, biomass fuels, ...


    By AMETEK Land

  • Screening and shredding technology from Eggersmann for processing wood and bio-waste

    The Eggersmann Group has a wide-reaching product portfolio of high-performance shredders, screening machines and windsifters at its disposal to treat all kinds of materials. To process wood and bio-waste the company offers multiple solutions of well-known brands. Soon to be, an increase of waste wood and bio mass is expected in shredding and screening. For this reason, the demands in throughput ...


    By Eggersmann GmbH

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