Engineered for Remediation

Apr 14 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

The Vulcan® Indirect Fired Thermal Desorption Unit consists of a new 3' diameter x 15' long heated zone indirect fired 316 stainless steel rotary kiln with combustion chamber, a total of 2 MMBtu/hr. burners, and gear and pinion sprocket drive powered by a 10 hp motor.


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Engineered for Remediation

Production Cost or Profit Commodity?

Apr 5 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Drilling muds can contain diesel or synthetic oil-based lubricants. Using Vulcan® Systems Indirect Heated Thermal Processors with Vapor Recovery, these lubricants can be recovered from the cuttings for reuse in new drilling muds or sold as #2 fuel oil.


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Production Cost or Profit Commodity?

A Key Piece in the Environmental Puzzle

Mar 28 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Go green. Recycle. Protect the environment.

These are phrases we have all heard and heard often.


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A Key Piece in the Environmental Puzzle

Coal Fines are a Valuable Commodity

Mar 16 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Over two billion tons of coal fines, the small waste particles left behind after the crushing and drying of coal, are currently stockpiled in the United States.


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Coal Fines are a Valuable Commodity

Solution for RCRA Waste

Mar 13 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

With approximately 40 million plus tons of recycled waste in the United States, more stringent environmental regulations have been imposed leaving operators fervently searching for innovative and cost-effective ways to treat and dispose of this waste.


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Solution for RCRA Waste

Drilling Mud Recovery

Mar 9 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Drilling muds, are an essential component of the drilling process. Used to lubricant the drill bit when drilling boreholes, drilling muds or fluids also bring up the drill cuttings left behind from the drill bit penetrating rock.
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Drilling Mud Recovery

Process Tank Bottoms and Drilling Wastes

Feb 27 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

The Vulcan® Indirect Fired Thermal Desorption Unit consists of a new 3' diameter x 15' long heated zone indirect fired 316 stainless steel rotary kiln with combustion chamber, a total of 2 MMBtu/hr. burners, and gear and pinion sprocket drive powered by a 10 hp motor. 
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Process Tank Bottoms and Drilling Wastes

Thermal Desorption ROI Calculator

Feb 20 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

The Vulcan® Systems’ Thermal Desorption ROI Calculator considers several key data points to generate specific calculations of the technology’s impact on four metrics: feed, revenue, expense, and equipment requirements. The tool’s calculations are based on data collected from client case studies from five continents.
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Thermal Desorption ROI Calculator

Recover Drilling Muds and Drill Cuttings

Feb 15 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Used to aid in the process of drilling boreholes, drilling mud, also known as drilling fluid, is a necessary component of the drilling process. These holes are drilled for extraction of oil and gas, core sampling, and many other processes. The drilling fluid lubricates the drill bit and moves the drill cuttings, the broken pieces of material left behind as the drill bit penetrates rock, to the surface where the cuttings are separated from the mud.
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Recover Drilling Muds and Drill Cuttings

Recover Valuable Oil from Drill Cuttings

Feb 8 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Drilling muds can contain diesel or synthetic oil-based lubricants. Using Vulcan®Systems Indirect Heated Thermal Processors with Vapor Recovery, these lubricants can be recovered from the cuttings for reuse in new drilling muds or sold as #2 fuel oil. The processed cutting solids are dry and contain less than half of a percent (.5%) residual hydrocarbons.
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Recover Valuable Oil from Drill Cuttings

Mineral Drying Processes

Jan 31 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems manufactures a complete drying system that can be applied to a variety of mineral drying processes including steel, iron, cement, coal, gypsum, iron ore, lime, silica and more. Our systems can include a pre-drying grinder/screen system and a complete bagging operation after drying.
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Mineral Drying Processes

Produce Renewable Energy

Jan 26 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Biomass produces a cleaner, renewable energy, reducing harmful carbon dioxide emissions, all while creating lower operating costs for power plants. Using a Vulcan® Systems Rotary Dryer on a variety of cellulose materials, including brewer's grain, grass, sawdust, and more, increases the materials' energy value per ton and produces a high-quality source of energy.
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Produce Renewable Energy

Researching New Applications?

Jan 24 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

Exceptional customer service, extensive experience, product ingenuity, and engineered solutions are what you can expect while visiting the Vulcan® Systems Piloting Facility. Whether you are expanding your equipment inventory, researching new applications or merely testing productivity, Vulcan® Systems Piloting Facility is here to help you while working within your budget.
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Researching New Applications?

Effective Method for Petrochemical Wastes

Jan 9 2017 by Vulcan® Systems

The petrochemical industry presents a unique set of challenges from the disposal of drilling wastes to the treatment of tank bottom sludge. Thermal treatment has proven to be a reliable, efficient and effective method for a variety of applications within this industry.
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Effective Method for Petrochemical Wastes

Profit Can Come From Unexpected Places

Dec 29 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

With increased pressure from government regulations to use alternative management practices for excess waste, the question of what to do with poultry litter is on the minds of many farmers. The answer? Vulcan® Systems.
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Profit Can Come From Unexpected Places

Recover Oil from Drill Cuttings

Dec 28 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Drilling muds can contain diesel or synthetic oil-based lubricants. Using Vulcan® Systems Indirect Heated Thermal Processors with Vapor Recovery, these lubricants can be recovered from the cuttings for reuse in new drilling muds or sold as #2 fuel oil. The processed cutting solids are dry and contain less than half of a percent (.5%) residual hydrocarbons.


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Recover Oil from Drill Cuttings

Calculate Your ROI from Thermal Desorption

Dec 19 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

The Vulcan® Systems' Thermal Desorption ROI Calculator considers several key data points to generate specific calculations of the technology's impact on four metrics: feed, revenue, expense, and equipment requirements. The tool's calculations are based on data collected from client case studies from five continents.


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Calculate Your ROI from Thermal Desorption

Remediate Refinery Wastes

Dec 14 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

The petrochemical industry is faced with a variety of challenges when dealing with waste by-products from production. Due to ever changing government regulations and the increased costs associated with disposal, a new challenge has developed - finding a permanent solution for the by-products.


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Remediate Refinery Wastes

Direct vs. Indirect Rotary Dryers

Dec 7 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

The use of rotary drums in the processing and drying of bulk solids is a proven and efficient method. Due to their reliability, durability and flexibility between processes, rotary drums are used to dry nearly any bulk solid imaginable.


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Direct vs. Indirect Rotary Dryers

More Added Value from Torrefied Biomass

Dec 5 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Biomass is possibly the oldest source of renewable energy on earth. However, biomass taken through the torrefaction process has even more added value than conventional biomass.


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More Added Value from Torrefied Biomass

Challenges Turn Into Opportunities

Nov 28 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Regardless of the application, our advanced technology assists our clients in meeting today's challenges from waste disposal and devolatilizing hazardous by-products to capturing a low-cost energy source and creating a sellable end-product.


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Challenges Turn Into Opportunities

Hot Mix Asphalt Equipment

Nov 18 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems has refurbished drums with capacities of 200 to 400 TPH that can be used in asphalt plants. Unlike batch mix plants, the use of a drum allows for the continuous production of asphalt. As heat goes through the drum, the mix's moisture is reduced. Materials can be added and withdrawn allowing for the drum to work uninterrupted.
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Hot Mix Asphalt Equipment

Vulcan® Delivers TDU for Refineries

Nov 18 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems, the leading provider of indirect rotary thermal desorption systems, is excited to announce the completion of a large scale thermal desorber and off gas treatment system. This unit was specifically designed to be modular for quick setup and to process a variety of feedstocks including drill cuttings, tank bottoms, and spent catalyst generated by petrochemical refineries.


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Delivers TDU for Refineries

A Cleaner Fuel Source for Power Plants

Nov 9 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Coal continues to be utilized as a fuel source for power plants all over the world. Many countries are forced to turn to using low-grade brown coals or lignites. Lignite coal's combustion produces significantly more carbon emissions than that of of an upgraded or bituminous coal.


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A Cleaner Fuel Source for Power Plants

Delivery of Mobile TDU to Bolivia

Nov 7 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems is proud to announce the completion and delivery of a mobile thermal desorption system to Bolivia. Bolivia is currently experiencing a monumental expansion in new gas wells developed through fracking. The dwindling gas reserves along with an increased demand for natural gas to feed the drive towards industrialization has resulted in explosive growth of fracking despite opposition from environmentalists.


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Delivery of Mobile TDU to Bolivia

Best in Thermal Technology and Design

Nov 3 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems can help you create more profit from what you thought was a waste stream. Remediation of tank bottoms, spent catalyst, drill cuttings, refinery waste, tanker sludge, lagoons/settling basins, and RCRA waste are just a few of the things Vulcan® Systems can convert from a waste stream to a revenue stream.


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Best in Thermal Technology and Design

Efficient RCRA Waste Treatment Process

Oct 31 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

With approximately 40 million plus tons of recycled waste in the United States, more stringent environmental regulations have been imposed leaving operators fervently searching for innovative and cost-effective ways to treat and dispose of this waste.


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Efficient RCRA Waste Treatment Process

Solve Tank Bottom Sludge Problems

Oct 13 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Tank bottoms collect a hefty amount of waste. This layer of sludge, composed of sediment in the crude and rust from piping, can clog filters and compromise the quality of the tank's contents. The problems don't stop there.


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Solve Tank Bottom Sludge Problems

Vulcan® Systems is Hiring

Oct 10 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

We are a dynamic, fast-growing company, leading the charge to improve our environment. By providing innovative, cutting-edge technology, we help to reduce the consumption of our limited natural resources and provide efficient and economically viable options to recover waste that would otherwise go to a landfill or pollute the environment.


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Systems is Hiring

Profitable Parts of a Pig

Sep 30 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

With increased pressure from government regulations to use alternative management practices for excess waste, farmers and livestock owners are frequently seeking new ways to dispose of or recycle animal waste. Manure, the most abundant agricultural waste, often poses storage and handling issues.


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Profitable Parts of a Pig

Fly Ash is a Valuable Commodity

Aug 29 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Fly ash, a by-product from burning pulverized coal in electric power generating plants, can contain substantial levels of mercury which can negatively impact human health. Responding to the threat of mercury exposure, the EPA has established tough standards for the power industry to meet.


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Fly Ash is a Valuable Commodity

Vulcan® Delivers TDU to Nova Scotia

Aug 2 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems, a leading supplier of thermal desorption technology, is currently delivering a thermal desorption system to Nova Scotia for use in remediating synthetic based drilling muds and drill cuttings from offshore drilling. Vulcan® Systems' innovative technology cleans up contaminated drilling waste by removing and recovering the synthetic based drilling fluids.


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Delivers TDU to Nova Scotia

Don't Let Waste be Wasted

Aug 1 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems has an economical way of helping you efficiently recycle manure for beneficial reuse. The solution is as simple as drying.


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Don't Let Waste be Wasted

Schedule an Appointment with Us

Jul 25 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems' expertise speaks for itself.

 

With over a century of combined experience in drying, animal manure is one of many processes that Vulcan® Systems does and does well. Vulcan® Systems stands apart in knowledge, know-how, technical abilities and research.


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Schedule an Appointment with Us

No Bull#%&@...You Can Reuse Cow Poop

Jul 11 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Managing large amounts of cow manure is burdensome, but Vulcan® Systems has a way of helping to systematically recycle this waste for beneficial reuse.

Drying this waste results in as much as a 50% mass reduction which helps to lower storage and transportation costs.


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No Bull#%&@...You Can Reuse Cow Poop

Happy 4th of July

Jul 6 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

‘‘We hold these truths to be self-evident: that all men are created equal; that they are endowed by their Creator with certain unalienable rights; that among these are life, liberty, and the pursuit of happiness.’’ - Declaration of Independence.


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Happy 4th of July

Are You in the Loop About Poultry Poop?

Jul 1 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

With heavy regulations, the risk of serious environmental issues, and fines if not disposed of correctly, the question of what to do with poultry litter is on the minds of many farmers. The answer? Vulcan® Systems.


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Are You in the Loop About Poultry Poop?

Torrefy Biomass to Create Profit

Jun 28 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Biomass is possibly the oldest source of renewable energy on earth. It’s clean, sustainable and in demand.


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Torrefy Biomass to Create Profit

Vulcan® Fourth of July Extravaganza

Jun 15 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® understands the importance of our community, which stretches far outside our home base of Moberly, Missouri. Community means friends, coworkers, family, kids, and loved ones. It means history and the future.


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Fourth of July Extravaganza

This is Utterly Remarkable

Jun 13 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Dealing with large amounts of cow manure is no fun, but Vulcan® Systems has a way of helping to efficiently recycle this waste for beneficial reuse. Drying this waste results in as much as a 50% mass reduction which helps to lower storage and transportation cost.


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This is Utterly Remarkable

Ahhh....The Aroma of Profit

May 23 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Dealing with large amounts of poultry litter is no picnic, but Vulcan® Systems has a way of helping to efficiently recycle this waste for beneficial reuse. Drying this waste results in as much as a 50% mass reduction which helps to lower storage and transportation cost.


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Ahhh....The Aroma of Profit

May We Help You?

May 16 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Our innovative technology is used in numerous applications, creating profit from what was once thought of as waste streams. From drill cuttings and tank bottom remediation to biomass and biosolids drying, our processes have proven reliable, efficient and effective.


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May We Help You?

Vulcan® Systems Concludes Successful OTC Trip

May 12 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Over the past week, the leadership team of Vulcan® Systems had the privilege to attend the Offshore Technology Conference (OTC) in Houston.

We thank the numerous visitors that stopped by our booth to discuss our proven thermal processes. Many conversations were had about turning waste streams into profit.


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Systems Concludes Successful OTC Trip

Moooove Manure from Waste to Profit

May 2 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Dealing with large amounts of cow manure is no picnic, but Vulcan® Systems has a way of helping to efficiently recycle this waste for beneficial reuse. Drying this waste results in as much as a 50% mass reduction which helps to lower storage and transportation cost.

The result is a PFRP (Process to Further Reduce Pathogens) end product that is rich in nutrients.


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Moooove Manure from Waste to Profit

Vulcan® Systems Recognized as Local Leader

Mar 24 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Take a moment to meet Jeff Sayre, the CEO of Vulcan® Systems and Worldwide Recycling Equipment Sales located in Moberly, Missouri. Mr. Sayre, was recently interviewed by the Moberly Area Economic Deveolpment Corporation, which highlights the numerous jobs and opportunities provided to the citizens of the surrounding area by Vulcan® Systems.

Here at Vulcan® Systems we manufacture and re-manufacture drying systems.


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Systems Recognized as Local Leader

2 Years of Safety Recognized

Feb 23 2016 by Vulcan® Systems

Vulcan® Systems, an international leader in thermal processing equipment recently celebrated two full years of an accident free workplace. The achievement comes alongside a large expansion during the two years, as well as increased workload and distribution of Vulcan® Systems technology worldwide.

The company has successfully navigated 730 calendar days without a lost-time workplace injury or accident for nearly 80 employees, according the Jeff Sayre, president of Vulcan® Systems.


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2 Years of Safety Recognized

United Way Donations

Nov 19 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

Over the past few months, employees of Vulcan® Systems have played dress-up, been dunked in water tanks and baked lots and lots of food, all in the name of the United Way. 

Fun weekly fundraising events organized by the own employees of Vulcan® Systems since May have raised $10,000 to be donated to the United Way. The check was recently cut and delivered to the organization’s representative in a ceremony on Vulcan® Systems’ site.

Vulcan® Systems is committed to the betterment of local community.


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United Way Donations

John Whitney Joins Vulcan®

Oct 12 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

One of the preeminent authorities among industrial dryer manufacturers has joined Vulcan® Systems, a global leader in environmental services and a wholly-owned subsidiary of Worldwide Recycling Equipment Sales LLC, based in the small north-central Missouri town of Moberly.

John Whitney is now the senior technology consultant for Vulcan®, which offers a one-stop source for thermal process equipment used in a variety of industries and applications.

Vulcan® Systems' innovative technology is used to solve its clients' clean energy needs.


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John Whitney Joins Vulcan<sup>®</sup>

Vulcan® Systems Ships to Argentina

Sep 4 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

Memorial Day week was busy for Vulcan® Systems as a thermal desorption unit was readied for shipping to Argentina.

Vulcan® Systems worked hand-in-hand with Ganbatte, an Argentinean-based shipping company, to ensure that the shipment was prepared properly in order for all equipment to move through Argentina customs with ease.

“It really is a big challenge,” Joel Arrito of Ganbatte stated, while on Vulcan® Systems property during the week. “It’s a complex process to go through customs in Argentina. We have to ensure the trailers are shorter and that the tires are not attached. That’s just the beginning of it.”


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Systems Ships to Argentina

Introducing the Vulcan® Animal Feed Dryer

Sep 4 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

In the production of animal feed, some materials, such as grains and bakery wastes, must be dried. Drying these products not only allows for cheaper and easier storage and transportation, but also makes them easier to process and turn into feed.

The Vulcan® Systems 20 TPH Animal Feed Dryer System is designed to reduce moisture content in the feed ingredients through a direct fired rotary dryer. Particulate emissions are controlled using a wet dust extractor. The system consists of a material feed system, rotary dryer, dry material discharge and air pollution control devices.


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Introducing the Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Animal Feed Dryer

Create a Valuable Source of Fuel

Sep 4 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

The burning of biomass leaves a cleaner environmental footprint than coal burning. Biomass is renewable energy. Also, as government regulations around the world mandate electric utilities to find clean and renewable fuels to replace coal or burn with coal, these utilities are turning to biomass for power plant feedstock.

The Energy Policy Act of 2005 defines biomass as any solid, non-hazardous, cellulosic material derived from forest-related resources and wood waste materials.


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Create a Valuable Source of Fuel

Company Growth Leads to New Engineering Services Center

Sep 4 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

With continued strong demand for recycling systemsand remediation equipment, Worldwide Recycling Equipment Sales, LLC (WWR) is expanding again. Just in 2014, WWR has grown from 63 employees in January to 88 as of September 22. As more orders for new equipment come in, we continue to hire more help in both the shop and office.

In mid-September, WWR outgrew the office addition that was finished in spring 2012, so engineering found a temporary home at an office two blocks from company headquarters.


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Company Growth Leads to New Engineering Services Center

Vulcan® Systems Solution to Gypsum Drying

Sep 4 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

Found in commercial quantities all over the world, gypsum is a naturally occurring mineral composed of calcium sulfate dehydrate that is found in deposits around the world. Because of its ability to harden into a cement-like form, gypsum is most commonly used in the construction industry, primarily as wallboard. Gypsum can also be used in agriculture as a soil conditioner or amendment, providing sulfur and calcium for plants. A versatile mineral, gypsum also has uses in cosmetics, concrete, medical products and even food products.

The Vulcan® 25 TPH Gypsum Dryer System is designed to dry mined gypsum, pelletized gypsum or gypsum for use in wallboard.


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Vulcan<sup>®</sup> Systems Solution to Gypsum Drying

45 Years of Earth Day

Sep 4 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

Today, April 22, is Earth Day, and people and organizations all over the world are celebrating by drawing attention to the environment.

On April 22, 1970, an estimated 20 million Americans gathered to participate in an environmental demonstration known as ‘Earth Day’. The event consisted of rallies, speeches, teach-ins and more activities to raise awareness about the growing threats to the environment in the U.S. and around the world.

That first Earth day is often credited with starting the environmental movement.


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45 Years of Earth Day

New Vice President of Business Development

Sep 1 2015 by Vulcan® Systems

MOBERLY, MO - Vulcan® Systems, a division of Worldwide Recycling Equipment Sales, LLC, and leading innovator and supplier of drying, calcining, and thermal desorption equipment, is proud to announce Preston Whitney has joined our company as the new Vice President of Business Development.  

Preston joins Vulcan® Systems to support our continued accelerated growth and expansion in our core markets and to identify, develop, and drive our expansion into new markets.  


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New Vice President of Business Development