Q-LINK – full service quality management
The biggest problem in the power plants all over the world is to get a reliable moisture and energy content information from the biomass. When we talk about moisture content analyzing, most of the error comes from sampling. In addition, error is occurs in sample handling and measurement.
Prometec Q-link is a comprehensive quality management service which has been developed for the power plant’s needs to get reliable moisture and energy content information from each arriving biomass truck. This information is also extremely valuable for the fuel suppliers so they can improve the quality of biomass.
Q-Link service covers the whole biomass quality management chain. The service includes reliable sampling, sample handling and moisture analyzing.
We combine the newest moisture analyzing technologies with our practices on a field to get the reliable truck-specific moisture and energy content information. The truck-specific quality information is used as a payment basis and to the supply chain management and controlling the processes.
Comprehensive quality control is proven to produce up to 20 percentage cost savings from biomass.
- Benefits are obtained from the first day as the fuel energy balance error decreases
- Truck specific energy content could be used as a payment basis
- Power plant personnel time released for productive work
- There is more information available from biomass and quality of biomass will improve which makes combustion process management easier.