This tumbling action to size and separate is beneficial for a variety of customers including those looking to recover metallics after incineration, to reclaim wood chips in sewage sludge composting, for accurate size separation of difficult to screen materials, in municipal solids waste and resource recovery, and to separate and wash ores, rock, and other fine materials.
McLanahan manufacturing techniques guarantee that Rotary Trommel Screens are simple to operate. The design is also intended to be safer for operators. Specially designed safety features include sectionalized cylinder covers with inspection doors, optional mast system to remove screen panels, optional inching drives, and a cylinder jacking and brake system for maintenance periods.
To serve many industries and applications, McLanahan Rotary Trommel Screens are offered with various types of screen media that have a variety of perforation sizes. For units that are larger than 10′ (3 m) in diameter, McLanahan creates a finite element analysis of a design prior to manufacturing to ensure the best design for a customer.
The City of Edmonton in Alberta, Canada began its recycling efforts in 1986 with their first curbside recycling pilot program. Over the years, the program has increased so that today the Edmonton Waste Management Centre (EWMC) covers 550 acres. READ MORE