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Silo Systems for Dry Chemical Storage and Feeding

Acrison’s fully integrated silo storage and feeding systems are a product of over 50 years of in-depth expertise and experience in dry solids handling and feeding. Using advanced technology, and superior components, each silo is specifically configured to meet each customer’s individual application requirements.

Features/Benefits

  • Skirted silos ship as a single unit, will all internal components fully installed, piped, and wired, and properly braced for damage-free shipping. This is advantageous in that it greatly reduces the onsite work required by the contractor compared to a silo shipped in more than one section.
  • Rugged, heavy-duty, and reliable Acrison feeders are perfect for use under bulk storage silos.
  • Chemical agitation is provided by vibratory bin activators on an as-needed basis, eliminating the potential for pressurization and/or fluidization typically cause by air injection methods.
  • Custom PLC-based controls, designed and manufactured in-house.
  • 50+ years of dry chemical feeding experience with dependable service and support.

Specifications

Standard Construction
  • Carbon steel construction, primed and painted per the customer’s paint specification.
  • Roof mounted dust collector.
  • Vibratory Bin Activator(s)
  • Acrison Feeder(s) – Model W105Z or Model BDF-1.5
  • Pneumatic fill piping with long radius elbow and center-fill target box.
  • Truck-fill connection includes a limit switch and dust-cap.
  • Manway with pressure relief valve mounted on silo roof.
  • Caged safety ladders with evenly spaced platforms when necessary.
  • Non-Slip Roof Deck Surface
  • NEMA 4X Truck-Fill Panel
Options
  • A Variety of Silo Diameters
  • Skirted or Leg-Supported Silos
  • Single or Dual Discharge
  • Volumetric or Weight-Loss Feeders
  • Dissolving Tanks or Wetting Cones
  • Pulse-Jet, Reverse Air Clean, or Mechanical Shaker Dust Collectors
  • Insulation of Silo Skirt Section
  • Point-Level and/or Continuous Level Sensing
  • Hazardous Area Rated Equipment Sections
  • And Many More….