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SML Associates Equipment,

Consulting Engineers

SML Associates’ team of engineers has been helping develop equipment that is designed to specifically coincide the technology and processes of our customers. Our engineers have the computer modeling software and expertise to help companies with process and equipment issues ranging from Fluid Beds and Electric Heaters to Lockhopper & Valve Systems.

If you need 3-D modeling, assistance with improving your processes and technology to increase safety, production rate or other challenges , SML Associates has got you covered. With decades of experience and work in these fields we understand the issues facing people developing new technology, start-ups, and pilot plants.

If you have questions or would like to speak with us, please contact us online here or call at 760-942-2359.

ELECTRIC HEATER

 

Our experience includes designing and building axial, spiral and coil style heaters and we can help you choose the best one for your application. We offer a design only option in addition to build to order…
JACKETED HEATER/COOLER

 

We build jacketed heaters and coolers including a clamp-on jacket for solids heating and cooling under gravity flow. We have experience in jacketing ceramic tubes such as quartz using metal jackets which provides the purity and abrasion resistance of the…
REACTOR EFFLUENT CLEAN UP

 

Management of reactor effluent can be difficult due to a lack of data. SML can generate the needed data for equipment design, then design and build the equipment. Particle size data can be generated from grinding tests (see R&D Testing) and extrapolated…
LOCKHOPPER & VALVE SYSTEMS

 

We take the problems out of lockhopper system design by providing a complete modular package including solids flow control valves, process gas flow isolation valves and blanket gas valves together with a local PLC based controller that has the capability…
RESTART DEVICE

 

We can build restart devices for fluid or spouted bed gas-solids contactors to give you 100% turndown for your existing or new build systems. We can also offer the option of in bed grinding using the restart device itself or dedicated injectors and use our…
FLUID BED

 

We have extensive experience in high temperature metal and quartz fluid beds, the design and fabrication of cooled nozzles and solids addition and removal as well as specialized capability in vibration reduction…
SML ASSOCIATES | 109 PEPPERTREE LANE | ENCINITAS, CA 92024 | 760.942.2359 | SALES@SMLASSOCIATES.COM