Thermo Scientific Bulk Material Handling Systems

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Gain efficiencies, improve effectiveness, and ultimately, run more profitable operations with proven, on-site Thermo Scientific weighing, monitoring, and sampling systems for bulk material handling. Industrial companies worldwide in the mineral and coal mining, cement, construction, aggregates, electric utilities, chemical processing, plastics, and food industries, among others, turn to us for weighing, monitoring, and sampling systems and applications expertise to help to optimize process control, production monitoring, and automation. Our bulk process equipment includes conveyor belt scales, weighbelt feeders, tramp metal detectors, coal and mineral sampling systems, cross belt samplers, level indicators, conveyor safety switches, and other specialty process control instruments. Discover the difference a custom solution for industrial process monitoring can make. It’s all backed by the Thermo Fisher Scientific commitment to on-time delivery of products and services.

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Monitor production output and inventory, or regulate product loadout with belt scale systems that provide vital information for the efficient operation of your business.

Monitor operating processes for potentially hazardous conditions. Conveyor safety switches help keep personnel safe and your equipment from being damaged.

Reduce material waste, help maintain blend consistency, and increase profits with weighbelt feeders that provide precise, repeatable measurements of process materials.

Maximize efficiency of industrial processes with accurate process material level measurement instruments.

Continuously measure the mass flow rate and total mass of free-flowing particulate materials in mechanical conveying systems without interrupting the flow of material.

Get real time measurements of bulk materials to help maximize resources, meet quality specifications, reduce shipment variability, and control plant performance.

Flow measurement systems provide continuous, real-time monitoring and control. The in-line measurement of bulk solids flow is important for product quality, process efficiency, and system safety.

The workflow illustrates application of Thermo Scientific solutions across the coal-fired power plant workflow, from raw material handling to warehouse management. Find out more how you can leverage on these solutions to optimize your power plant operations.

Explore the coal-fired power plant interactive App

Belt Scale Systems for Bulk Material Handling

Belt conveyer scales are an important part of a mining operation’s bulk handling system. A belt scale system monitors production output and inventory, or regulates product loadout, while providing vital information for the effective management and efficient operation of your business. There are many options to consider when selecting a belt scale system for bulk material handling. How do you know which one is right for your application?
Check out the Belt Scale Selection Guide

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Control coal quality in real time and improve the efficiency of your operation. The Thermo Scientific Elemental Crossbelt Analyzer (ECA) provides minute-by-minute analysis to facilitate sorting, blending, and out-of-seam dilution control.

Minimize variations in coal quality, meet specifications, and improve boiler efficiency with minute-by-minute quality analysis of your most critical coal streams using CQM FLEX (Coal Quality Manager FLEX) Analyzer.


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