2018 Bulk Solids Training Courses

March 13 - 16, 2018

This course focuses on the design of pneumatic conveying systems, common pneumatic conveying problems and discusses solutions to these problems. Participants will participate in the actual design of dilute phase pneumatic conveying system following step-by-step procedure. Please review the course schedule for a full list of topics covered. Employees who attend this course will improve their ability to design, maintain, and improve pneumatic conveying systems, understand advantages and disadvantages of the various types of systems, evaluate vendor options, and optimize the performance of existing systems.

Those responsible for designing, improving, or troubleshooting pneumatic conveying systems, such as engineers, operators, managers, technicians and R&D scientists and engineers are encouraged to attend. The course is appropriate for new employees as well as those who want to increase their knowledge and experience. Employees in the following industries are encouraged to attend:

  • Pharmaceutical
  • Plastics
  • Chemical
  • Mineral
  • Food
  • Grain and Feed

By attending the course, participants will be able to:

  • Design a pneumatic conveying system and select equipment
  • Troubleshoot pneumatic conveying problems
  • Understand the material properties related to pneumatic conveying
  • Understand the different types of pneumatic conveying systems and their applications

K-State Bulk Solids Innovation Center
607 N Front St.
Salina, KS