General Industry Operations

Webinar: Bin Preparation, Operations and Maintenance

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Speaker: John Hanig

Session Description

John Hanig


Having your bins fully prepared and operating at full capacity is a key aspect to having a safe and successful harvest season.  Hanig will review the main items to check for with all of your operating storage bins.  This presentation covers:

  • Safety:  Lockout/tagout, bin entry and shields
  • Drives:  Belts, pulleys, chains, sprockets, bearing and gearboxes
  • Auger process:  Sweep auger location, flight condition and gate positions
  • Operations:  Fans, heating, vents and conduits/electoral connections and doors
  • Structure:  Foundation, anchor bolts and roof

Meet The Speaker

John Hanig