Process equipment design

Practical Engineering provides process equipment design services to the following industry sectors:

  • Plant and equipment design and project management
  • Storage equipment for mineral processing, including hoppers and bins
  • Materials handling – conveyors, chutes, feeders, pneumatic conveying
  • Dispensing devices – weigh feeders
  • Commination – crushing and grinding of dry materials or slurries
  • Separators
    • Centrifuge
    • Screens
    • Shakers
  • Mixers
    • High shear
    • Agitators
    • Tank stirrers
    • Ribbon mixers
  • Handling and processing of:
    • Coal, magnesium, uranium, copper, aluminium, sand, titanium
Automation
  • PLC (Programmable Logic Controller), design and integration
  • Drilling equipment
  • Mud pumps and tanks
  • Solid/Liquid/Gas separators
  • Hydrocyclone/Centrifugal separation
  • Filters and coalescers
  • Modification and re-design of drilling rig components
  • BOP (Blow Out Preventer)
  • Rod loaders
  • Pipe tub trailers
  • Certification of rig and rig components – RPEQ and CPEng
  • Finite Element Analysis of equipment
  • Re-certification following modification
  • Site clean-up equipment
  • Filtration equipment
  • Dust filters and bag houses
  • Odour absorbers and filters
  • pH buffering and controllers
  • Noise suppression
  • Stormwater management – first flush tanks
  • Flocculent tanks

Demonstrating innovation in

  • Rubber recycling
  • Renewable energies and resources
  • Desalination equipment
  • Palletizing and depalletizing equipment
  • Skid mounted equipment
  • Testing skids
  • Crushing plant – stationary or mobile
  • Pilot plant
  • Batching plants and equipment
  • Cement, aggregate, asphalt
  • Treatment equipment
  • Powder batching
  • Filters and screens
  • Process vessels and reactors
  • Pumps and piping