Tag: filter cloth

How Can I Ensure That I Am Getting the Right Size Filter Press for My Operation’s Needs?

Capital costs and budgetary considerations on your mind as we wind down with the fourth quarter and start planning for the new year’s capital expenditures? Selecting the right filter press, the right filter press manufacturer, and ensuring that the installation, start-up and ongoing operation go smoothly can be a difficult task. Micronics’ goal in working… Read more »

Does Micronics Offer Filtration Solutions for Edible Oils & Vegetable Oils?

Micronics offers a range of specialized filtration solutions for edible oils including both filter cloth and filter plates. We design with full cognizance of food industry regulations. Edible oils cover a very wide range of oil types obtained from various seeds, grains, and nuts. They may be rich in a variety of nutrients – including… Read more »

Beer and Wine Filtration Solutions & More

Solid-liquid separation is employed in many industries from chemical manufacturing to dewatering of mineral concentrates in mining operations. The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group offers liquid filtration & dry filtration expertise for a wide range of industries including various food and beverage industry applications such as: Beer brewing including microbreweries Wine making (lees filtration) Distilled malt… Read more »

Advantages of Filter Press Pilot Testing

There are many goals of filter press pilot testing. Test presses may be used for: Testing feasibility of a new process Determining if slurry can be effectively and efficiently filtered Vetting potential enhancements to an existing process Testing different treatment chemistries such as flocculants and coagulants and their effect on filter cake consistency Optimizing cycle… Read more »

What Is Edge Sealing and How Can It Help Leakage in My Filter Press Operation?

Customers are frequently talking to us about helping them ensure a highly-efficient and leak-free filter press operation. So, let’s explore possible contributors to a “leaky” filter press operation and some of the remedies. There are many factors, of course, that contribute to a leaky vs. leak-free filter press operation. Filter cloths – by design –… Read more »

What Are My Options for Filter Cloth Attachment?

At Micronics, we are often heard saying that filter cloth is the key ingredient to an efficient, effective filter press operation. Think of it as the foundation for your dewatering process. Yet, no matter the superiority of the filter cloth – and ours is pretty darn terrific – ensuring an excellent filter cloth/filter plate fit… 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 »

Is an Explosion-Proof Filter Press Right for Your Operation?

If you are in the chemicals, hydrocarbons, drilling fluid products, fracking, and other varied industries, you may need a robust, corrosion-resistant design with highly-reliable dewatering & safe performance. You may also need an explosion-proof design. No worries… Micronics excels in specialty filter press applications such as our explosion-proof filter presses. Micronics designs and manufacturers explosion-proof… Read more »

Learn More on the Micronics Informative Blog

PORTSMOUTH, NH – June 20, 2017 – The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group is pleased to highlight its new blog featuring liquid-solid separation content relevant to a wide range of demanding markets and application areas including chemical manufacturing, pigments and dyes, pharmaceuticals and biotech, food and beverage, power gen, aggregates, mining and mineral processing, and general… Read more »

Filter Press and Filter Cloth Solutions for Pigments & Dyes

Micronics is proud to be an enabler of filtration solutions that celebrate color. For sure, color is central to what the eyes take delight in and dyes and pigments are the substances that can impart such colors to a material. (Fun fact: Did you know that male cardinals and other magnificent birds have these gorgeous,… Read more »

Filtration Solutions for Aggregates, Asphalt, Cement Production

Did you know that the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group is a provider of both wet and dry filtration equipment and service solutions to the aggregates and allied-industries including asphalt and cement production? On the liquid filtration side, we are often referred to as the “pressure filtration experts” and Micronics offers a range of filter plate… 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 »