Fives Pillard commissioned a Pillard PRECAFLAM™ burner in a new cement plant in Mexico, delivered by Fives FCB.
Its technology, associated with both the Pillard NOVAFLAM® main burner and the Fives FCB preheater, enables a very low specific heat consumption with an average of 760 kcal / kg.
This 70 MW vertical Pillard PRECAFLAM™ burner is designed to fire coal/petcoke/diesel/natural gas and solid alternative fuel.
The substitution ratio of the ASF’s (Alternative solid fuels) can reach up to 65% depending on the material:
During operation, an average O2 < 2.5% is achieved at the preheater outlet, without generating CO.
The Pillard PRECAFLAM™ technology in conjunction with the Fives FCB combustion chamber enables: