Soil Remediation Plants
Technology For Cleaning And Protecting The Environment
Astec, Inc. produces innovative infrastructure equipment used around the globe with product lines including; thermal remediation equipment, recycling equipment and renewable energy systems.
By utilizing our extensive resources, Astec has gained a leadership position in this industry and contributes as a major player because of our advanced and experienced engineering research and development.
Experience with material feed, conveyors, screens, dryers, fabric filters and scrubbers gives Astec the advantage in developing various remediation technologies.
Equipment designed especially for remediation includes equipment to process soil, sludge, bio-solids and other various contaminated materials. Air pollution control equipment has been developed as an integral part of these systems.
Contractors with the right equipment can comply with restrictions and even set new standards, while providing alternatives to waste generators for treatment, recycling and the recovering of contaminated materials.
Building equipment is not all we do. We provide permitting assistance and emissions calculations. We train your operators and help you with start up. In addition, we can also help you develop business plans and marketing strategies.
Remediation Of Contaminated Soil
Contaminated soil is a common material treated with Astec Thermal Remediation equipment. The equipment needed to remediate soil varies with the type and amount of contamination. Required processing temperatures also vary. Most common contaminants are petroleum products, such as gasoline, diesel fuel, jet fuel, lubricating oils, fuel oils, coal tars and petroleum by-products. Typical processing plants for soil contaminated with these hydrocarbons are shown on this page. The process is described below.