Cyclone / grit arrestor

Project Overview

New bespoke cyclone / grit arrestor designed, manufactured, and supplied by Thorne International Boiler Services Ltd. in 2022 to a UK based biomass plant as part of an upgrade project.

Cyclone designed to receive flue gas at 400°C from an existing upstream wood-fired combustor and remove solid particulates for discharge to ash system.

Cyclone designed in accordance with TIBS standards.

3D scan of area completed to ensure successful integration into available space and flue gas ducting connection.

Supplied together with air-to-air heat exchanger with flue gas ducting integration into existing ducting system, structural supporting steelwork, and access platforms.

Supplied by Thorne International Boiler Services Ltd. including installation, commissioning, and testing.

Boiler Details
Duty [flue gas]
59,040 kg/h
Operating temperature
400 / 200 °C
Year of manufacture
Scope of supply

Supporting steel
Access platforms
Flue gas ducting
Ash discharge valve
Integration into plant

Project Overview