Silo Storage

FLSmidth offers a wide spectrum of silos for storage, blending or homogenization of bulk materials. Various constructions are available like dome silos, silos with flat bottom or with displacemant cone, large capacity silos or intermediate storage facilities.

  • About FLSmidth Silo Storage


  • Concrete or steel structure, depending on size
  • Versions with flat bottom, displacement cone (DCS silo) or central cone (MDS silo) for decompression
  • Discharge with pneumatic equipment
  • Discharge capacities up to way above 1000 m³/h
  • Large capacity silo for long term secure process supply
  • Storage capacity of up to 80.000 m³ and silo diameters up to 60 m are realized

Application Range

  • Suitable for storing fly ash, cement, lime, gypsum, alumina and bulk material of similar kind
  • Used as intermediate silo or storage silo
  • Long term storage of bulk materials (more than 6 months)
  • Solutions for the homogenization of bulk materials