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Underpile Drag Reclaimers: Economical, Rugged Options for Feed Systems

Underpile Drag Reclaimers: Economical, Rugged Options for Feed Systems

Reclaiming materials requires reclaimers that are specifically designed to be efficient, cost-effective, and durable. Some types of reclaimers, however, have more of these qualities than others. At ProcessBarron, we believe that underpile drag reclaimers are economical, rugged, low-maintenance options for anyone who wants a semi-automated… read more

Pulp Markets Quarter One Figures

Pulp Markets Quarter One Figures

The first quarter of 2018 proved to be a record setting period for the international pulp markets. Wood Resource Quarterly is reporting that the Global Softwood Fiber Price Index, or SFPI, has risen by 3.4% from the previous quarter. Also, the WRQ has reported that… read more

Coal Industry Bailout - Could It Happen?

Coal Industry Bailout – Could It Happen?

The coal industry has seen tighter regulations and some challenges posed by natural gas over the past decade. But if the Trump administration has its way with a controversial new plan, the coal industry could receive what amounts to a bailout from government intervention in… read more

Biomass Power Capacity to Increase in 2018-2019

Biomass Power Capacity to Increase in 2018-2019

A forecast released by the U.S. Energy Information Administration (EIA) predicts that total biomass capacity and generation will increase throughout 2018 and 2019. According to the EIA’s numbers, one major type of biomass – wood biomass – will see production increase. Throughout the rest of… read more

How to Fight Boiler Corrosion

How to Fight Boiler Corrosion

Corrosion is a threat any time you have a piece of equipment made of metal. There are various types of corrosion, but all can wreak havoc on an essential piece of equipment – especially one that regularly comes in contact with gases and liquids like… read more