Metso has over 30 years of fluidized bed history and has over 200 systems installed under the Pyrotherm, Svedala, and Allis Chalmers brands. Metso fluid bed technology has a proven track record of excellence and has a lower CAPEX and OPEX versus other cooling, drying, heating, and calcining technologies
High throughput rates – up to 600 tph
High rates of heat exchange
Does not overheat individual particles
High levels of intermixing of the particles
Is suited for powders, granules, agglomerates, and pellets 50- 5,000 micron
High energy efficiency
Low maintenance (no moving parts)
System is automatic and does not require constant operator presence.
Stand-alone or complete systems
The fluid bed technology is applicable in a multitude of industries and minerals processing such as mineral sands (ilmenite,rutile, zircon, leucoxene, garnet) iron ore drying, diatomaceous earth, phosphates & potash, lithium spodumene, lime and various other industries.
Fluid bed technology can be for stand-alone units or complete systems deliveries including PLC control, dust/product collection, product conveying (feed and discharge), exhaust gas handling, heat exchanging, and fuel delivery systems.
Applicable industries:Mineral and coal applications, iron ore, plastic and polymer, limestone, potash and phosphate, rare earth elements