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Fly Ash Silo Failure: Why Did the Collapse Happen?

A new bolted steel storing 9,000 tons of fly ash from the adjacent coal fired power generation station split apart two weeks after it was first filled to capacity. Up to this point, no ash had ever been discharged.  Curiously, … Continue reading

Energy & Power

The Energy and Power industries have undergone major changes as a result of economic, environmental, and regulatory requirements. Key changes include co-firing biomass with coal, installing air pollution control (APC) and flue gas desulfurization (FGD) systems, or switching to low-sulfur … Continue reading