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|dc.creator||Williams, D. R.||en_US|
|dc.creator||Darrow, L. A.||en_US|
|dc.description.abstract||Combustible waste is a significant source of steam at the new John Deere Tractor Works assembly plant in Waterloo, Iowa. The incinerators, each rated to consume two tons of solid waste per hour, are expected to provide up to 100 percent of the full production process steam requirements. The waste incineration system consists of a wood dunnage shredder, two Skid-Steer Loaders for incinerator charging, two incinerators, and a wet ash conveyor. The equipment is housed in a building with floor space to accommodate loads of combustible waste delivered for incineration. Incombustible material is segregated at the source. A review of operational experience and the results of a study on actual steam production costs will be presented with the intent that others will be able to use the information to advance the state of the art of high volume controlled air waste incineration.||en_US|
|dc.publisher||Energy Systems Laboratory (http://esl.tamu.edu)||en_US|
|dc.publisher||Texas A&M University (http://www.tamu.edu)||en_US|
|dc.subject||Waste Incineration System||en_US|
|dc.subject||Steam Production Costs||en_US|
|dc.title||Generating Steam by Waste Incineration||en_US|
|dc.contributor.sponsor||John Deere Tractor Works||en_US|
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