Helix Dryer

Gentle and efficient drying are crucial requirements in modern production plants for chemical or pharmaceutical products. Other prerequisites are maximum flexibility, minimum product loss, contamination-free product handling, and fully automated cleaning.


From friable bulk goods to sticky pastes, ANDRITZ Gouda helix dryer can handle many products. The variable speed drive of the helical mixer a top-driven, central agitator allows maximum flexibility and optimizes the mixing process for different materials. One dryer for multiple products and multiple purposes. Thanks to its fully automated cleaning cycle, the ANDRITZ Gouda helix dryer is perfectly suited to multi-purpose production plants. The cleaning process takes place between batches and guarantees contamination-free product handling. By heating the vessel wall and optionally the mixer as well, the ANDRITZ Gouda helix dryer becomes a high-performance contact dryer for thermal solid/liquid separation at low temperatures, known for its gentle yet efficient heat transfer. The steep vessel wall in combination with central product discharge at the bottom provides fast, easy emptying with minimum product retention.

– Gentle processing;
– Optimum discharge of product;
– Easy access for inspection;
– High thermal transfer.

– Active Product Ingredients (APIs);
– Antibiotics;
– Amino acids;
– Fine chemicals;
– Food;
– Pharmaceutical intermediates;
– Agrochemicals;
– Dyes, pigments;
– Precious metals.


GHD, Andritz Gouda


If you have any questions please don`t hesitate to contact Thurne specialist directly:

Thurne Baltic

Andris Putnins
Product Sales Manager
Product Sales Manager B.Sc. Chemical Engineering, M.Sc. Materials Science

Phone number

Direct phone: +371 6616 3763 Mobile phone: +371 2689 6799

Thurne Denmark

CEO M.Sc. Process Engineering & Industrial Economics

Phone number

Mobile phone: +358 40 183 5870

Thurne Finland

Henrik Packalén
Product Sales Manager
Product Sales Manager

Phone number

Mobile phone: +358 50 477 5177

Thurne Sweden, Norway

Martin Holmen
Product Sales Manager
Product Sales Manager M.Sc. Market Economy

Phone number

Direct phone: +46 765 172 007 Mobile phone: +46 8 5576 9347

Thurne Poland

Robert Trambacz
Head of Sales, Poland
Head of Sales, Poland M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering

Phone number

Mobile phone: + 48 505 558 761