Bulk Solids Handling for Chemical Engineers
Jenike & Johanson
Since joining Jenike & Johanson in 1996, Maynard has published over 40 articles on the storage, flow, and pneumatic transport of bulk solids. In addition to being responsible for internal training of new engineers at Jenike & Johanson, Maynard is the principal instructor for the 'Flow of solids in bins, hoppers, chutes, and feeders' and 'Pneumatic conveying of bulk solids' courses sponsored four times per year by the American Institute of Chemical Engineers (AIChE) Continuing Education Program. He has also presented bulk material and pneumatic conveying technology at over 300 training events world-wide and has designed more than 750 bulk material handling and conveying systems for various powders and bulk solids, with a special focus on the cement, power, and mining industries.
Eric is a member of ASME, AIChE, and the National Fire Protection Association (NFPA), receiving his Bachelor's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Villanova University and a Master's degree in Mechanical Engineering from Worcester Polytechnic Institute.