Fluid Bed Dryers

Our fluid bed dryer is based upon the ‘plug flow principal’ operating just below product fluidising velocity. Drying assisted by agitation of the product bed which not only reduces air velocity but also aids mixing of the bed and control of residence time.

Features of the Mitchell Dryers fluid bed dryer:

  • Inlet air temperatures up to 450c
  • Bed Depths up to 300mm
  • Agitated product bed optional
  • Enhanced heat transfer
  • Increased energy efficiency
  • Even product treatment
  • Mixing on the bed
  • Low fines carry over
  • Controlled residence time
  • Easy clean
  • Low Maintenance
  • Reliable operation
  • Large range of capacities
  • Integral product cooling available

Applications include: foodstuffs, pharmaceuticals, chemicals, and minerals.

For further information or to discuss your requirements please contact our team.