International Sugar Journal

Developing standards for mill rollers* [Full subscriber]

Abstract A challenge in the procurement and the effective ownership of a fleet of mill rollers is the number of variations that exist to cover the installed plant. Although there are physical variations due to mill shell lengths that are centred on three generic populations of mills, i.e. 6 foot (1829 mm), 7 foot (2134 mm) and 8 foot (2439 mm) mills, there are also variations within requirements for a mill roller to suit a particular manufacturer’s mill design and additional variations that have developed over time due to local preferences. Wilmar Sugar Australia has forty-nine mills, each with five…

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