Cooling and Drying

An industry leader in cooling and drying equipment, General Kinematics has the right technology for your application. Through decades of refinement our vibrating fluid bed drying technology is perfectly suited for heating, drying, cooling and elutriation. If a rotary application is more applicable, GK’s Cooling drums and Rotary Dryers are engineered to meet even the most demanding specifications. Whether your material requires direct or indirect drying, our experts will meticulously deliver the right solution. Furthermore, if you need added assurances, reference how our R&D lab will scientifically demonstrate the validity of our solutions. 

Foundry and Metalcasting casting cooling and sand conditioning

Find the perfect cooling equipment for your foundry or metalcasting process

VIBRA-DRUM® SAND CASTING EQUIPMENT

Vibra drum

DRY / WET SLAG COOLING CONVEYOR

Slag Cooling

VIBRATORY FLUID BED SAND COOLERS

fluid sand cooler

SPIRA-COOL® CASTING COOLING SPIRALS

Cooling Spiral

VIBRATING CASTING COOLING CONVEYORS

Cooling Conveyor

VIBRA-FIN™ BULK MATERIAL COOLER / CONDITIONER

Vibra Fin

Bulk Processing Cooling, Drying, Coating, and More.

Find the perfect equipment for your bulk processing system.

VIBRA-FIN™ BULK MATERIAL COOLER

Vibra Fin

FLUIDBED PROCESSORS

Fluid Bed

INDIRECT COOLER FOR HYGROSCOPIC MATERIALS

hygroscopic cooler

TOASTER CONVEYORS

Toaster Conveyor

ROTARY DRYER EQUIPMENT

Rotary Dryer

Recycling Cooling and Drying Equipment

Find the perfect cooling and drying equipment for your recycling process.

Fluidbed dryer for MSW

MSW Fluid Bed

Fluidbed dryer for ASR

ASR Fluid Bed

Fluidbed dryer for WTE

WTE Fluid Bed

Wood Drying Equipment

Find the perfect cooling equipment for your process.

ASR VIBRA-DRUM® GRINDING MILLS

Fluidbed Dryer

Cooling and Drying Equipment Components

Component replacement parts for vibratory cooling and drying equipment.

Springs

Springs

Motors

Motor

Slats

Bearings

bearings

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