|Sl. No.||A brief description of Facilities/ Equipment/Tools/software with photos|
Thermo-gravimetric Analyzer (TGA): Used to study the gasification reactivity and kinetics of coal, biomass and coal-biomass blends using different reactive gases at temperature up to 1200oC.
Micro-reactor: Used for methanol synthesis in fixed bed Tabular micro reactor.
Gas Chromatograph (GC):Used to determine the qualitative and quantitative analysis of gaseous component.
Surface Area Analyzer: Used to determine the surface area of coal, biomass, catalyst and solid fuels.
Thermo-gravimetric Reactor (TGR): Usedto study weight changes during thermo-chemical reactions of solids in lump/granular/powder form in the gaseous environment of different gases at temperature up to 1000oC with gas analyser at outlet.
Methanol reactor: High pressure packed bed modular catalytic reactor is used to conduct the experimental run for the synthesis of methanol from syngas using Cu-Al-Zn based catalysts.
1.5 TPD Oxy-Blown Pressurized Fluidized Bed Gasification (PFBG) Pilot Plant Facility: Used to test the gasification performance of high ash coal, biomass, washery reject and their blends at temperature & pressure up to 1050 oC& 10 kg/cm2 and fuel feed rate up to 60 kg/h.
20kg/h Air-Blown Pressurized Fluidized Bed Gasification (PFBG) Pilot Plant Facility: Used to test the gasification performance of high ash coal, biomass, washery reject and their blends at temperature & pressure up to 970 oC& 3 kg/cm2 and fuel feed rate between 10-20 kg/h.
|1||Development of 1.5 TPD Oxy-blown PFBG Plant sponsored by CSIR-CIMFR, Dhanbad||CSIR-CIMFR, Dhanbad|
|2||Development of 20 kg/h Air-blown PFBG||Standing Scientific Research Committee, Ministry of Coal(SSRC, MoC)|
|3||Gasification Potential Mapping of Indian Coal||CSIR-CIMFR, Dhanbad|
|4||Coal-Syngas to Methanol (CoSynol): Syngas Clean-up, Conditioning and conversion to methanol under the CSIR Mission directorate||CSIR Mission Directorate|
|5||Feasibility Study on Coal Gasification Project for JSW Steel Pvt. Ltd., Ballary, Karnataka||JSW Steel Private Limited, Ballary|
|6||Multi-feed gasification performance evaluation of coal, biomass and blends in PFBG||DRDO-VRDE, Ahmednagar|
|7||Coal briquetting & characterization for Transworld FurtichemRohaPvt. Ltd., Mumbai||Transworld FurtichemRoha Private Limited, Mumbai|
|8||Prefeasibility study on Coal Gasification to supplement Natural gas with Syngas||Gujarat Gas Limited, Ahmedabad, Gujrat|
|9||Development of Catalyst for synthesis of Methanol from syngas||CSIR-CIMFR, Dhanbad|
|10||Catalytic Petcoke Gasification||CSIR, FBR project|
|11||Effect of Ash composition on Gasification behaviour of Coal||CSIR-CIMFR, Dhanbad|
|12||Ash Characterization with respect to operational aspect in different type of gasifier||CSIR-CIMFR, Dhanbad|
|13||Co-gasification of coal and biomass, CSIR 11th and 12th FYP plan projects||CSIR|
|14||Prefeasibility study on coal gasification||Adani Energy, Gujrat|