A Baghouse Maintenance Success Story: High Efficiency Filter Bag Cleaning
A southern-US coal and local petroleum coke-regulated electricity/utility company.
Two train dust collector baghouse units with 12 compartments. Each train contained 9,760 filter bags each, totalling 19,520 bags. Each filter bag was 26’ L x 6” dia made of PPS Membrane filtration fabric. Each train is 1.2 Million ACFM.
The power plant was experiencing an increase in delta pressure. This was causing power production losses due to an upset in the control of the NOx emissions.