PRE-SHUTDOWN PLANNING FOR RECAUST/KILN AREA

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To avoid rush charges and possible shutdown delays:

 

it is important to check inventory and pre-order often overlooked items for the Recausticizing/Lime Kiln Plant.

White Liquor & Mud Washing Pressure Filters:

 

  1. Pressure Filter Support Tubes – Lead time: 10-12 weeks.
  2. GORE ® Filter Socks – Lead time: 4 to 6 weeks.
  3. Polypropylene Filter Socks – Lead time: 4 to 6 weeks.
  4. Pressure Filter Fasteners, Bolts, Studs, Nuts and Washers – Lead time: 2 to 4 weeks.
  5. Never-Seez and Lock Tite (red).
  6. Mechanical drive shaft seal.
  7. Torque Stix, torque wrench and other appropriate tools.
  8. Dome “O”-Ring seal (if required) – In stock Vancouver, BC Warehouse.

Lime Mud & Dregs Pre-Coat Filters:

 

  1. Filter Cloth – Lead time: 4 weeks.
  2. Drainage Grids, Full Set for Complete Replacement – Lead time: 4 to 6 weeks.
  3. Pre-Coat Doctor Blades – Lead time: 8 to 10 weeks.
  4. Wear Plate for Vacuum Valve – Lead time: 6 weeks depending if drawing is on file.
  5. Caulking Cord – Lead time: 1 to 2 weeks depending on supply.
  6. Pneumatic Hammer & Wheels for Installation – Lead time: 1 to 2 weeks.
  7. Hot Knife for Cloth Trimming and Touch up – Lead time: 1 to 2 weeks.
  8. Division Strips – Lead time: 8 to 10 weeks.
  9. Drum & Agitator Bearings and Housings – Lead time: 7 to 10 weeks.

 

Slaker, Causticizers & Other Agitators:

 

  1. Slaker Grits Screw Bushings – Lead time: 3 to 4 weeks.
  2. Agitator Hub & Blades – Lead time: 10 to 12 weeks.
  3. Agitator, Bolts & Fasteners – Lead time: 2 to 4 weeks.
  4. Spare Parts for Clarifier Drives – Lead time: 8 to 10 weeks.

Lime Kiln:

 

  1. Stop Blocks – Lead time: 4 to 5 weeks
  2. Bucket Elevator Pins – Lead time: 2 to 3 weeks
  3. Seal Replacement Leaves (if required) – Lead time: 4 to 6 weeks
  4. Bull Gear Pins – Lead time: 6 to 8 weeks

 

Trevor Van Bavel, E.I.T. at [email protected] or (604) 818-5598

Jonn McFarlen, P.Eng. at [email protected] or (604) 813-8616

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