MartinPLUS® Silo Cleaning - World Cement Article
Published: July 27th 2011
Most cement plants have a bank of storage silos to hold finished cement in inventory until required for packaging or bulk shipping. Storage silos allow cement plants to stockpile inventory until needed. Buildups on the vessel walls can rob plants of the storage systems in which they have already invested. These buildups slow material and decrease the "live" capacity of the vessel.