W.T. Thompson – Dryer Side Chats

[Dryer Side Chat][Stan Thompson][Thompson Dryers][Thompson History][Thompson Stories][W.T. Thompson]

Stan Thompson talks about his father, W.T. Thompson, and the formation of Thompson Dehydrating Company. Known today as Thompson Dryers. [embedyt] https://youtu.be/p7s2oc-1zu4[/embedyt]
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Josh Thompson Featured on Ethanol Producer Magazine Webinar

Thompson Dryers' Chief Technology Officer, Josh Thompson was featured on Ethanol Producer Magazine's webinar "Dryers: Down to the Details" The webinar aired December 14th, 2017 To listen to the webinar  READ MORE

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 surface
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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
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What Size DDGS Dryer?

You’re upgrading, or thinking about upgrading, to a 70, or 100 or 150 million gallon per year ethanol plant and you need a new dryer (or want to know if you can increase the capacity of your current dryer(s), www.thompsondryers.
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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 e
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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-fire
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Just Say NO to Dryer LINT

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Have you ever wondered where the lint comes from in your dryer at home? You put damp, clean clothes into the dryer and pull out clean, dry clothes … and lint.  You never put lint into the washer or dryer.  However, you are des
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