Coal and Biomass

Coal and Biomass

A specialist laboratory providing a range of equipment for coal analysis along with equipment to determine carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen and sulphur contents of carbonaceous solids.

Equipment:

  • RB Automazione PL2000 Gieseler Plastometer for coal plasticity determination
  • RB Automazione DL4000 Ruhr Dilatometer & DL4000 HT High Temperature Dilatometer for coal swelling determination
  • LECO TGA701 for automatic execution of the Proximate Analysis of coal and other carbonaceous solids
  • LECO TrueSpec CHNS combustion analyser for determination of carbon, hydrogen, nitrogen and sulphur contents of carbonaceous solids
    Coal and biomass mineralogy:
    • Compositional analysis
    • Slag formation and chemistry determination
  • Retsch Camsizer for particle size (0.1-10mm) and shape analysis
  • Calibrated sieve sets for dry and wet sieving (38.5μm to 20mm)

Hardgrove Grindability Index machine to determine coal hardness for crushing efficiency