Rotary Tube Furnace


The Concept:

The rotary tube furnace allows for a continuous feed system at a controlled rate while evenly mixing and exposing product to regulated temperature firing zones for staged treatments of the product. Thermopower is a specialist in the design and manufacturing of rotary tube furnaces standing at the forefront of innovation in this field.


The Advantages:

  • - Comprehensive material handling system custom designed to suit material and function
  • - Continuous operation
  • - Low maintenance costs
  • - Controlled firing atmospheres suitable with co-current and counter current gas flows
  • - Temperatures of 1600 degrees Celsius are achievable


Typical Applications:

  • - Mineral Beneficiation Processes
  • - Coal Devolatising Processes
  • - Product Reduction
  • - Product Oxidation
  • - Product Drying
  • - Devolatization of organic material
  • - Activation of Carbon products