CFD Capabilities

CFD, or Computational Fluid Dynamics, can provide answers and provide valuable insight for a variety of processes, including:

  • Single phase flows
  • Multiple phases
  • Chemical species transport
  • Chemical reactions
  • Combustion
  • Erosion
  • Heat transfer
  • Mass transfer
  • Phase change
  • Ventilation
  • Entrainment
  • Solidification
 

At CFD Engineering we have experience relating to a wide range of equipment types, systems and processes:

  • Piping systems
  • Pressure vessels
  • Cyclones
  • Dryers
  • Filters
  • Calciners
  • Furnaces
  • Burners
  • Tanks
  • Flash vessels
  • Overflows
  • Launders
  • Pumps
  • Agitators
  • Mixing devices
  • Choke valves
  • Gas dispersion
  • Gas lift devices
  • Slug catches  
 

Free Surface Models

  • Launders/Overflows
  • Sloshing in tanks
  • Slug Flow
  • Gas-Liquid Separators
  • Water-Oil Separation

Rotating Equipment

  • Agitated tanks
  • Pumps
  • Blowers
  • Compressors

Discrete Phase Models

  • Particle separation
  • Particle impact
  • Sprays
  • Droplets
  • Erosion

Granular Solids Flows

  • Cyclones with high solids loading
  • Pneumatic transport
  • Settling solids