Kiln Mechanical Audits & Inspections
A comprehensive kiln alignment survey. The survey is a top to bottom inspection of your system to identify weaknesses, problems, and potential problems. Specifically, we look at the present condition of your kiln to determine what short-term and long-term maintenance work needs to be completed, and let you know of any improvements that can improve your production.
Our experts have the best tools and equipment needed to complete the surveying process to our customer’s satisfaction.
Hot Kiln Alignment Advantage
We use high capacity hydraulic torque wrenches, with which we can make bearing adjustments with both speed and accuracy.
NAK will provide the most accurate and complete hot kiln alignment in the industry. Our procedure consists of optimizing shell ovality. Computerized laser theodolite procedures. We provide a thorough inspection of the drive pier, a kiln shell profile analysis and a general inspection of all other key mechanical kiln components. In addition to aligning the kiln axis, we adjust all support rollers for the proper thrust loads.
When we complete your hot kiln alignment your kiln will be operating with a high degree of mechanical stability. Additionally, you can benefit from having a predictive maintenance tool that gives you critical information needed to plan mechanical repairs years in advance.