Examples: Of bulk material handling, dedusting/dust abatement and shipping opportunities
Costs associtated to spillage & dust generation (read more):
Example: Permanent employees/contractors required for cleaning.
Example: Manual port unloading/loading and transport involving manpower and heavy equipment with re-handling at different storage locations without automation.
Example: Reduced grinding capacity due to conveyor chute blockages, high bucket elevator Amp. and air-slides restrictions.
Example: Frequent raw mill stoppages due to unexpected belt conveyor break-down’s.
Example: High lime-saturation fluctuations due to insufficient blending/mixing in the process chain.
Example: Frequent patch work on conveyor chutes and duct works (causing also wear on surrounding equipment as well as high cleaning costs).
Example: Permanent manpower requirement to keep production alive at bin/hopper extraction and conveyor chutes.
Material dispatch (bulk/bags) limitations or demurrage charges:
Example:Waiting times for (customer’s) truck’s to receive purchased products.
Example: Conveyor chute blockages during cold winter or rainy monsoon season.