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Contact Micronics for Replacement Membrane Skins for Your Legacy Edwards & Jones (E&J) Brand Membrane Filter Plates

Are you operating an Edward & Jones (E&J) brand filter press or a filter press with E&J steel-reinforced, rubber molded Membrane Filter Plates? All is not lost! Micronics can still support your legacy press and filter plate needs. In 2013, the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group purchased the molds and tools for the manufacturing of Replacement… Read more »

Micronics’ HPR Feed Neck Design Improves Filter Press Cloth Performance

Are you looking for improved filter cloth & filter press performance? Did you know that Micronics’ unique high-performance welded feed neck design – dubbed “HPR” – is a superior filter cloth design feature for use on recessed filter plates? Did you know that our HPR Feed Necks could give you just the performance advantages you… Read more »

Micronics Delivers Two Completely Customized 1500mm Filter Presses Plus Start-up & Commissioning for Leading Zinc Purification Process Plant in Latin America

A leading Latin American metallurgical company needed sophisticated new filter press solutions for its “Hot” and “Cold” Zinc Purification process and turned to Micronics for needed upgrades. The client’s zinc purification process is a long-standing installation consisting of multiple filter presses running in-line in a closed loop fashion. For this client, the pure dilute zinc… Read more »

How Are Filter Presses Being Successfully Used in the Circular Economy?

Circular Economy:  Resource Recovery, Recycle and Reuse In the circular economy, the reuse of raw materials is optimized so that at the end of a product’s life cycle, many of the resources used to create it are recovered, recycled, and reused. This is in contrast to a linear economy with a take-make-dispose system. According to… Read more »

Interested in High-Quality Mining Filter Press Cloth?

Polypropylene Cloth

Micronics is a proven leader in Mining Filter Cloth for a host of mining, mineral processing & metallurgy applications, including but not limited to processing of high-value metals such as: Silver Gold Copper Zinc Lead Chromium Nickel Rare earths Cobalt Molybdenum And more A recent report from the World Bank indicated that the production of… Read more »

Micronics Engineered Filtration Group Announces New Headquarters Location in Chattanooga, TN

Micronics Chatanooga

Micronics is maintaining Press Manufacturing, Engineering, and Technical Service in Dover, NH PORTSMOUTH, NH, and CHATTANOOGA, TN – July 28, 2020 – Micronics is pleased to announce that effective August 31 its corporate headquarters will be in centrally-located Chattanooga, TN. Chattanooga is also the location of the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group’s state-of-the-art US-based facility dedicated… Read more »

Micronics’ New Mine-XLL™ Filter Cloth Delivers Over 10,000 Cycles in Select Mineral Processing Applications

The Challenge In the competitive mining and mineral processing industry, the separation of liquids and solids is highly important as mining operations seek to economically & efficiently process high-value metals like gold, silver, zinc, copper, lead, rare earths, and more. Filter presses are used in the mining industry to dewater mineral concentrates, mine tailings for… Read more »

Need Cost-Savings in your Filter Press Operation?: Conversion from CGR to Convenient, Easy-to-Install Non-Gasketed (NG) Filter Press Cloth Delivers Savings

Micronics CGR to NG Conversion

The Challenge Are you frustrated by the time-consuming process of installing traditional CGR-style filter cloth on your filter plates? You are not alone. Most of our clients express this frustration if they are utilizing CGR-style cloth, notably because of the considerable time required to change-out CGR cloths. A single CGR cloth for a 630mm press… Read more »