Tag: filter press


Do You Provide Filter Press Dewatering Solutions for Commercial Laundries?

Laundry Filter Press

Micronics is a trusted leader in providing filter cloth and filter press dewatering solutions to leading companies in the commercial laundry, uniform cleaning & textile services industry. With Micronics’ filter cloth and filter presses, you will be able to reliably and cost-effectively dewater wastewaters with high solids content which may include lint, dirt, and emulsified oils… Read more »

You Can’t Beat Micronics’ Sweet Filtration Expertise in Sugar Beet Processing

Sugar Beets

Did you know that sugar beets are a root crop and represent over half of US sugar production? A mature sugar beet weights 2-5 pounds and contains about 18% sucrose. The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group brings you unparalleled applications expertise including demanding industries like the recovery of sugar syrup in sugar beet processing. If you… Read more »

Steve Bender Joins Micronics Engineered Filtration Group as Regional Sales Manager for Filter Press Products and Services for the Ohio Valley & Ontario

To download and read this press release please click here. PORTSMOUTH, NH, USA – February 14, 2018 – The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group (Micronics Filtration Holdings, Inc.) announces that Steve Bender has joined the Company as Regional Sales Manager for the Ohio Valley Region. Steve will be responsible for regional sales of Micronics’ filter press products including… Read more »

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

FiIlter Press Testing

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 »

Filter Press Solutions for the Merrill-Crowe Process

Merrill Crowe Filter Press

You probably already know that the Micronics Engineered Filtration Group is a proven leader in filtration solutions for the mining and mineral processing industries. One of the application areas that we have long-standing expertise in is the Merrill-Crowe process, which is a separation technique for removing gold (or silver) from a cyanide solution by zinc… Read more »

Is A Stainless Steel Clad Filter Press Right for My Application?

Stainless Steel Filter Press

The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group has long-standing expertise in stainless steel, both with solid stainless steel filter frames and presses entirely clad in high-quality stainless steel. We also provide filter presses with stainless steel liner pipes and sanitary tri-clamp connections. Every operating environment is different but some major reasons to specify a filter press clad… Read more »

Advantages of Filter Press Pilot Testing

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 »

Is Polypropylene Filter Cloth Right for My Application?

Latex Backed Filter Cloth

Polypropylene (PP) filter cloth is used extensively in a host of liquid-solid separation applications, but all polypropylene filter cloth is not created equal. In general, filter cloths vary extensively in terms of material, warp, weft, weave, finish, and feed neck. Polypropylene cloth is no exception. Textiles have a language all their own with terminology such… Read more »

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

Filter Cloth Edge Sealing

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 »