The Micronics Engineered Filtration Group designs and builds hundreds of different medium-capacity & high-capacity filter presses – Sidebar and Overhead Beam presses- for various applications, including sludge dewatering and industrial water and wastewater filtration. Our team of highly skilled personnel engineer these specific filter press designs for filtering large quantities of slurry.
We offer you a wide range of sizes and designs including our 1000mm, 1200mm, 1500mm, and 2000mm (600 cubic ft.) filter presses to optimize performance.
Contact us to explore what filter press design and subsystem options may be right for your unique market/application. Below, you will find a selection of some of our popular medium-capacity to high-capacity filter press designs.
Sidebar Automatic Filter Press (Open Filtrate) –
Mechanized plate movement, with open filtrate plates. This model is supplied with an electro/hydraulic plate closing system and a hydraulic plate shifter.
Mechanized plate movement, with closed filtrate. This model is supplied with an electro/ hydraulic plate closing system, a hydraulic plate shifter, and a hydraulically-driven automatic cloth washer. Automated feed and filtrate valves may be incorporated.
This model of single beam overhead filter press allows one person to easily move the filter plates. The manual overhead design does not require mechanized shifters. The framework and hanger system for the manual overhead model is slightly more expensive than sidebar filter press models.
Overhead plate suspension with tie rod design is used for large filter press installations. The plates are moved via overhead, hydraulic plate shifters. Safety doors and electric light guards protect the operator.
This model is a fully automatic sidebar filter press, stainless steel clad, with an automatic cloth washer. It was designed for a specialty chemicals facility. The filter press incorporates a specially-designed gasketed membrane plate, a skid-mounted plate inflation system, and the capability to operate up to 15 bar (225 psi).