Tag: dewatering

May I Feed Slurry Through My Filter Press at a Higher Feed Pressure Than Its Rating to Speed-Up Cycle Time?

Micronics specializes in liquid-solid separation. In a nutshell, the dewatering process occurs under high pressure with the slurry pressure provided by the feed pump. Irrespective of the filter press manufacturer, the function of the filter press framework is really to hold the filter plate pack together against the pressures building up in the chambers during… Read more »

Is a Double-Feed Assembly Right for the Plumbing of My New Filter Press

Let’s face it – talking about plumbing may not be as “exciting” a topic as filter cloth or filter plate selection. Yet piping is an integral part of the slurry dewatering process. Did you know that Micronics’ double-feed plumbing design (aka articulating dual-feed assembly) is an excellent choice for long filter presses requiring a second… Read more »

Filter Cloth Excellence: High-Quality Cloth, Well-Stocked Inventory, Short Lead Times & Applications Expertise

Micronics is an expert in all things related to dewatering and that includes filter cloth, filter plates, filter presses, preventative maintenance, spare parts, and application-specific expertise. Every week, we are providing customers with answers to a host of application-specific questions from the right cloth specs for metal finishing slurries to handling challenging mining applications to… Read more »

How Do I Know What Filter Plates Are Right for My Filter Press Operation?

When it comes to efficient, trouble-free dewatering operations, the details matter from the right filter cloth to the right filter plates to the press itself to your preventative maintenance schedule. Micronics offers you a comprehensive range of filter plate types – both standard, stock plates and special, custom designs – and the expertise to help… Read more »

How Can I Reduce Expenses for Transporting Filter Cake?

Most dewatering operations – including those in the mining and mineral processing, coal, aggregates, cement, and asphalt, and chemical manufacturing industries – are looking for ways to reduce operating and maintenance expenses. A key tool for reducing transportation and disposal costs in filter press operations can be found via achieving drier filter cake solids. Let’s… Read more »

Benefits of Mixed Pack Membrane Filter Plates

Micronics, Inc. offers a wide selection of filter press plates which – together with proper filter cloth selection and filter press specifications – can provide optimized dewatering for a variety of industries and applications. When faster filter press cycle time is desired, the choice of filter plates can play an important role. Filter packs can… Read more »

Filter Presses by Micronics for Any Application

At Micronics Inc, we pride ourselves on providing a full spectrum of industries with the filter presses, accessories and service their specific applications require. From the heaviest duty projects to highly specialized filtration systems, Micronics Inc will engineer an optimized solution for your business. Mining Filter Press These high speed, high capacity filters are fully… Read more »