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Highlights from Bioenergy Day, South Sioux City, NE

October 18th 2017 Thompson Dryers joined other industry leaders in South Sioux City, Nebraska to celebrate National Bioenergy Day. Here are some highlights of the event. More information about the event and [embedyt]https://you
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THOMPSON DRYERS IS HEADING TO T.E.A.M. M3 CONFERENCE AND EXPO

We’re excited to announce that Thompson Dryers will be attending the T.E.A.M. M3 Conference and Expo August 1st - 3rd at the Embassy Suites Downtown in Des Moines, Iowa. If you’ll be there, too, please come by our booth; we’
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Aligning and Resurfacing: Why Do It?

  The first line of defense against poor dryer performance, reduced lifespan and excessive wear is aligning and resurfacing. Aligning and resurfacing services facilitate round surfaces, reduced vibrations, reduced wear on
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How to Solve 3 Common Rotary Dryer Problems

You have a full To Do list for the day and show up at the plant ready to rock it. You don’t make it 10 feet inside the gate before being told there was another fire in your rotary dryer last night.  Luckily the literal fires ha
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Thompson Dryers is Heading to F.E.W.

We’re excited to announce that Thompson Dryers will be attending the Fuel Ethanol Workshop and Expo (F.E.W.) on June 19th – 21st in Minneapolis, Minnesota this year! So if you’re planning on being there, please come by our b
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Thompson Dryers – Rotary Dryers System

Since 1945 Thompson Dryers have been pioneering drying; patenting, perfecting and servicing dryer systems across many industries. Take a tour around one of our single-pass rotary drying systems. We believe equipment should work li
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Break Coal Dependence

Energy production is one of the most important industries to modern life and coal fired power is the biggest contender. Some experts are worried that the world’s supply of coal will run out, leaving us incapable of producing eno
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Rotary Dryer Versatility

If you need a dryer, you have surely already waded through the plethora of options on the market today.  How will you ever choose the best one for your application?  The purpose of this article is to inform you about rotary drum
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Preventing Fires and Explosions Part 1

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Introduction Uncontrolled and unplanned fires and explosions at your plant are undesirable.  The first and foremost reason to take measures to reduce and hopefully eliminate fires and explosions in your dryer system is personn
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Preventing Fires and Explosions Part 2

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Introduction Last month we discussed why uncontrolled, unplanned fires and explosions are undesirable as well as some of the conditions that can lead to fires and explosions in direct-fired rotary dryer systems.  This month we
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