How to Install the Cement Silo

How to Install the Cement Silo

Source: Hamac Machinery

How to Install the Cement Silo

• The cement silo is located next to the control building.
• In the process of installation, pay attention not to make the bin body tilt and leg deformation.
• It is necessary to do wind and lightning protection work to ensure the safety of cement silos.
• The bottom of the support leg and the embedded parts of the foundation must be firmly welded together.
• The foundation must be firm and confirm to the building design code.
• It is forbidden to impinge strongly on the supporting legs and body of cement tanks.
• Check and clean the dust collector bag attached to the cement regularly.

How to Ensure The Safety of Cement Silo

Firstly, the foundation must be built firmly and the bottom should be welded firmly to the embedded parts of the foundation. Secondly, strictly follow the installation process and precautions during installation. Thirdly, clean and inspect the cement storage silo regularly. When there is something wrong, please repair it immediately. In addition, in order to prevent the cement warehouse from bursting, it is necessary to block the cloth bag. If the pressure in the cloth bag storehouse exceeds the safety pressure of the pressure relief valve on the top of the silo, the pressure relief valve can be opened t release the pressure in the tank. Users need to standardize operations to ensure safety.

The Maintenance of Cement Silo

External and internal cleaning

Cleaning is the most important of daily maintenance, especially internal cleaning. First, after cleaning, pay attention not to leave any moisture in the warehouse, otherwise, it will rust easily. Then if there are lumps inside the tank, please use hammer or shovel to hammer out the lumps and remove them before cleaning.

The Maintenance of Dust Pelletizing System

1.Check whether the inner bag of dust remover needs to be replaced regularly and ensure the dust remover is clean.
2.Check dust cleaning system, there are mainly mechanical cleaning mechanism and pulse cleaning mechanism according to the different dust remover.
3.Check whether the induced draft fan is in normal operation.
4.Check the tightness of the equipment.

Cement Silo Structure

1.Steel structure. It is the main part of the cement silo, which can store bulk materials and protect bulk materials effectively.
2.Supporting leg. It is the essential part that support the whole cement tank.
3.Discharge valve. The switch for unloading.
4.Guardrail. The protective tool of the cement warehouse, which can protect the workers during the maintenance and inspection.
5.Ladder climbing. When the workers check, clean and maintain the cement silo, it is convenient to carry out a comprehensive inspection by climbing the ladder.
6.Dust remover on the top of the bin. When the cement storehouse is fed, timing jitter the top dust collector can effectively prevent environmental pollution and prevent cement silo from bursting.
7.Screw conveyor. It is the material conveying equipment of the cement silo, which is mainly used for horizontal conveying and vertical lifting of various loose materials such as, powder, granules and small pieces.

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