Calcining Furnace Upgraded
August 22, 2002
HED International, Ringoes, N.J., commissioned an upgrade of a calcining furnace in Charleston, S.C. with the addition of a new combustion system, a ceramic muffle, PLC and touchscreen control panel. According to HED, the newly upgraded furnace was able to substantially increase production without a significant increase in fuel consumption. The upgrade also reduced furnace emission.