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Bulk Storage and Transfer System

Barite, bentonite, and cement storage

Bulk cement storage and surge tanks

Cameron bulk storage and transfer systems are a complete solution for bulk barite, bentonite, and cement storage.

Each system is custom engineered to meet your production requirements and offers efficiency-enhancing options such as full instrumentation packages, remote valves, product automation, and remote system control capabilities.

Bulk Storage and Transfer System flow chart
Bulk Storage and Transfer System flow chart

Bulk mud and cement storage and surge tanks

  • Tank design that minimizes potential wastage, clogging, and maintenance downtime
  • Three-legged or skirt-support design for superior stability
  • Aeration panels in cone and base to ensure optimal flow during pressurization and discharge processes and to minimize the amount of material left in the tank after emptying
  • Full instrumentation package
  • Remote, real-time monitoring and control capabilities for repetitive tasks
  • Compliance with ASME standards
  • ABS and DNV certification

Dust cyclone and collector unit

  • Reclaiming and recycling of costly powder dust into the bulk storage system
  • Automatic filling, separation, and discharge
  • Proven-effective operation in any climate condition
  • Single cyclone-type separator that delivers ongoing high operational efficiency

Cement discharge valve

  • Optimized fluidization process within the silo tank
  • High precision, easier control, and better results during bulk cement transfer
  • Low maintenance
  • Electrically actuated control valve

Cell feeder

  • Automatic dosing of bulk material from surge tank into mixing hoppers
  • Improved dosing accuracy
  • VFD control