Rack Burning System – La Calera

Lafarge, Cemento Melon – La Calera, Chile (2006) – This was phase two of a three phase project for a whole tire suspension burning system for a precalciner of the plants existing cement kiln. This included a hook elevator, conveying system, and automated ram for the suspension burner. Phase one included a manual suspension burner and weight-based feed rate control system. Phase three of this project will include a trailer tipper, live-bottom hopper, tire separator and conveying system to make the tire feed system completely automated.