Reception tank mixing

Our advisors are ready to help you put together the right mixing solution for your receiving tank. It is important that the different types of biomass are mixed efficiently and quickly. You avoid problems with crust in the receiving tank and obtain a higher biogas production.

A safe mixing solution for your reception tank

The biomass’ path through the biogas plant begins in the reception tank, where liquid slurry is mixed with solid biomasses to ensure a homogeneous mass before the subsequent digestion. If the biomass is not sufficiently homogenized in the reception tank, there is a great risk of the formation of crusts in all subsequent tanks – especially the primary reactor tank, where the main part of the biogas is produced.

Can a chopper pump ensure that you avoid crusts?

A Landia chopper pump is often included in a mixing solution for reception tanks. It can, for example, be a combination with a traditional mixer and a chopper pump. The pump’s knife system helps to break down larger particles. This makes the tank contents easier to mix, there is less risk of a crust and the subsequent biogas production is increased – all because of a better pre-treatment.

Case studies - biogas

AgricultureBiogas

Landia Slurry Mixers at 20,000 m³ Lagoon, Latvia

Four submersible Landia mixers are successfully mixing a 20,000 m³ slurry lagoon at a major pig farm in Latvia.

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IndustryBiogas

Grit out, power up as Landia help Cannington Bio Energy

A decade since it began, Cannington Bio Energy’s hive of activity is impressive – with volumes of waste arriving,
 waste being treated – and green energy being produced. If only it was as simple as all that.

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Biogas

Luannan agri and biogas projects press ahead with Landia digester mixing systems in China

In Luannan County, which has been committed to significantly developing agriculture in China, Landia has secured a major new order for its biogas digester mixing system.

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IndustryBiogas

Landia Chopper Pumps are a safe bet for FCPC Renewable Generation, LLC at Biodigester Plant

Ten Landia Chopper Pumps in Milwaukee are playing a vital role in the success of the FCPC Renewable Generation, LLC’s (“FCPC RG, LLC”) Biodigester Plant.

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BiogasGasMix

Tire Biyogaz, Turkey

The Tire Biogas Plant has three anaerobic digesters each with a volume of 10,000 m³. The feedstock is dairy cattle manure with a TS concentration of 10%.

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IndustryBiogasGasMix

Nanjing, China

In April 2014 supplied a Landia GasMix digester mixing system for Bioenergy Research Institut, Nanjing University of Technology in China.

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IndustryBiogas

Landia’s chopper pumps sustain Biogen’s food waste to green energy

A piped digester mixing system that utilises pumps made by Landia is helping Biogen with its successful new £5M food waste...

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IndustryBiogas

Mixers & Pumps Pass Acidic Food Waste Test

Mixers and pumps made by Whitchurch-based Landia are playing a vital role in the success of the Bygrave Lodge AD plant in Hertfordshire...

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IndustryBiogasGasMix

BIO Collectors take ownership of its AD system

In tackling London’s food waste, of which it processes 75,000 tonnes pa, BIO Collectors’ managing director, Paul Killoughery describes the 1.7MW electricity produced as "the easiest thing we do".

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IndustryBiogasGasMix

UK companies join forces for new Richgro AD plant in Australia

At the official opening in March of Richgro’s new AD plant in Western Australia, Managing Director Geoff Richards looked out with immense pride and satisfaction.

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A strong partner with extensive experience in biogas

You will not find anyone who has more experience with pumping and mixing solutions for anaerobic digestion than Landia. We have been involved since the biogas industry’s infancy in Denmark, and today you will find Landia products in biogas plants worldwide. The biogas industry is growing year by year and we are keeping pace. 
When you contact Landia, you will speak with employees who know the industry, including some who have worked in biogas plants themselves.

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