We use PROMECON’s coal flow measurement system and density dampers to improve combustion. A new Kalman Filter will also be applied to increase in load swing capacity. I can recommend the McON Air system as a useful and reliable measurement solution to optimize the air/gas flow with hot dusty applications in the cement industry. We are satisfied with the McON Air measurement performance and excellent customers support by PROMECON and treasure the McON Air experience on the kiln to evaluate further applications. We recommend the PROMECON McON Air system as a low maintenance and drift free alternative to conventional analog measurements based on delta pressure. We have utilized the McON Air System on our coal mill and downcomer for nine years and currently adding a third system to our raw mill to control air flow.
We use PROMECON’s coal flow measurement system and density dampers to improve combustion. A new Kalman Filter will also be applied to increase in load swing capacity.
Luis Andrade, Colbun, Santa Maria, Chile
I can recommend the McON Air system as a useful and reliable measurement solution to optimize the air/gas flow with hot dusty applications in the cement industry.
Eric Kottke, Production Manager Cemex Balcones
We are satisfied with the McON Air measurement performance and excellent customers support by PROMECON and treasure the McON Air experience on the kiln to evaluate further applications.
Marcello Passerini, Industria Cementi Giovanni Rossi S.p.A.
We recommend the PROMECON McON Air system as a low maintenance and drift free alternative to conventional analog measurements based on delta pressure.
Franz P. Schiffer, Mitsubishi Hitachi Power Systems Europe GmbH
We have utilized the McON Air System on our coal mill and downcomer for nine years and currently adding a third system to our raw mill to control air flow.
John Aylward, Process Engineer, Lehigh Northeast Cement Company

Featured projects

Power

Kraftwerk Reuter West c by Axel Mauruszat

Vattenfall´s Power Station Reuter West in Berlin have optimized their combustion replacing conventional measurements by new PROMECON technology.  Find out about this and other projects...

Cement

HOLCIM chose 18 gas flow measurements for hot and dusty applications  of MECONTROL Air flowmeters to make the giant Ste. Genevieve Plant one of the most efficient and environmental friendly plant in the HOLCIM Group. More... 

Steel & Smelters

Thyssen Krupp in Duisburg had no solution to measure the hot and ignitable BOF exhaust gas. PROMECON’s correlation technology based System was the only applicable solution. More...

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POWER-GEN Asia 2018

18. - 20. September 2018
Jakarta, Indonesia

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PROMECON is also in renewable power stations with MECONTROL Coal System

DRAX Power Station orders 96 further online primary air flow measurements with MECONTROL Coal from PROMECON

DRAX Power Station near Selby, the UK’s largest single site renewable power generator, had installed 48 measurements of primary air flow with PROMECON´s MECONTROL Coal System in one of its Biomass generating units only last winter in order to optimize the flow conditions and primary air flow distribution of the biomass pulverized fuel into the boiler.  Now, only half a year later, the company has decided to install online primary air flow measurement by PROMECON in two more biomass units.  The total number of installed measurements will be 144 enabling the optimization of combustion and avoiding typical problems of fuel transport pulsation and mill tripping which often comes with biomass applications.

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