A customer was experiencing cracking in their existing evaporator due to the use of cold rinse water into the heated evaporator unit. This caused metal fatigue and cracks. Working together, Caloris and Seitz formulated a solution to reinforce the existing equipment and fix the cracks. The repair was scheduled for a time when the processing system would already be shut down and was completed within one day.
Industrial effluent treatment can be tricky business for many processing plants, but it is vital to get it right to avoid big problems down the road.
Spray dryers for milk powder are a key investment for many dairy production facilities. With butter and milk powder prices continuing to trend upwards here at the end of 2019, the efficient and effective processing of milk into dairy powders comes into focus again.
Some dairy plant managers try to save money by minimizing their spare parts inventory and overtime. In many cases this might be a good thing, but when it comes to responding to a down time situation, this concept could cost the plant a lot of very valuable run time.