Nutec Bickley's Blog

PLC functions in industrial furnace control systems

Feb 26, 2019 10:15:20 AM

The PLC (programmable logic controller) is the device responsible for controlling furnace processes. A PLC has complex data acquisition systems, remote access and event alert capabilities.

Learn more about PLCs, their advantages and their importance in furnace combustion processes.

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Energy optimization in industrial kilns with our energy recovery systems (ERS)

Feb 8, 2019 12:00:46 PM

Our industrial kilns are specially designed to optimize energy efficiency by various means, one of the main opportunities being the recuperation of heat normally lost through the exhaust flue during the combustion process.

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Software options that we use in the design and development of our kilns, in order to reduce operating costs

Jan 18, 2019 12:21:01 PM

At Nutec Bickley we work with different tools that allow us to generate substantial savings and to increase process efficiency for our clients.

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Nutec Bickley has been officially approved as an Associate Member of The Aluminum Association

Jan 18, 2019 11:57:54 AM

The Aluminum Association represents U.S. and foreign-based companies and their suppliers throughout the value chain, from primary production to value added products, through to recycling. The association is the industry’s leading voice, providing global standards, business intelligence,...

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Industry 4.0 tools offered by Nutec Bickley’s new technologies

Jan 9, 2019 12:13:28 PM

Industry 4.0 (aka Industrial Internet of Things, IIoT) is a trend that is completely changing production processes. The possibility of analyzing the behavior of various devices opens up really great opportunities for us in terms of information management and decision making.

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Kiln safety regulations – avoiding workplace risks and explosions

Dec 21, 2018 2:55:33 PM

The gas used in industrial kilns and furnaces presents a potential danger risk when large amounts accumulate in the air, as this can trigger a violent explosion.

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Kiln energy and fuel savings using self-recuperative burners

Dec 3, 2018 6:00:00 PM

In this interview with our VP, Combustion, Control & Services, Alberto Cantú, he discusses with us the operation and advantages of one of the energy recovery systems (ERS) offered by Nutec Bickley: self-recuperative burners. Discover more about this solution and how it helps you maximize your...

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Event review: “Hotspot NB Combustion Seminar”

Nov 28, 2018 10:27:53 AM

Over three days from 3-5 October 2018 the 32nd “Hotspot NB Combustion Seminar” took place at the Hotel Camino Real in San Pedro, Nuevo León, Mexico.

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Nov 26, 2018 10:17:30 AM

Durante los días 3 al 5 de Octubre se llevó a cabo la 32° Edición del Evento “HOTSPOT - NB: COMBUSTION SEMINAR” en el Hotel Camino Real en San Pedro, NL.

En este evento organizado por Nutec Bickley, buscamos estudiar diversos conceptos sobre los procesos de combustión para lograr grandes...

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Learn about our Jointless™ insulation system

Nov 21, 2018 6:19:09 PM

One of the main distinguishing features of our kilns is the Jointless™ ceramic fiber insulation system, which has clearly been shown to provide a longer useful life in industrial kilns and to reduce the risks of contamination when used together with our Macro Modules.

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