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  • PHOENIX Announces New HiFlo™ Thickener Features

    PHOENIX Process Equipment Co., of Louisville, Kentucky, is offering its HiFlo™ Thickener with several new features, including an option for bolted tank construction in addition to the standard welded tank design. Bolted panels are factory painted for maximum durability and minimum field installation time. Also, the bolted construction allows for on-site disassembly and mobilization at other ...

  • Paste Thickening Makes Inroads in Coal Industry

    Several new paste thickening projects are in progress in the United States and are drawing attention to new applications for this useful technology. Two of these projects are in the coal industry in Virginia and West Virginia and are the first of their kind in the world. With coal prices up, the coal industry is investing in improving their plants and operating efficiency. Beard ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • ASTM D5704 - 11 standard test method for evaluation of the thermal and oxidative stability of lubricating oils used for manual transmissions and final drive axles

    This test method measures the tendency of automotive manual transmission and final drive lubricants to deteriorate under high-temperature conditions, resulting in thick oil, sludge, carbon and varnish deposits, and the formation of corrosive products. This deterioration can lead to ...


    By ASTM International

  • Nov mono provides a sizable solution for welsh water

    Three revolutionary maintain-in-place EZstripTM progressing cavity (PC) pumps from NOV Mono have been installed at Dŵr Cymru Welsh Water’s sewage treatment works (STW) in Ruthin to improve process efficiency by reducing maintenance downtime at the site. Commissioned by Imtech Process Ltd, one of the NOV Mono EZstripTM pumps has been installed as a thickened sludge transfer pump to ...


    By National Oilwell Varco

  • The World Market For Sedimentation And Centrifugation Equipment Will Rise To $6 Billion In 2010

    The world market for centrifuges, clarifiers, dissolved air flotation systems and hydrocyclones will grow from just over $5.4 billion in 2006 to $6 billion in 2010. Clarifiers and thickeners will generate the most revenues.  These gravity-settling devices are widely used.  They are found in every country from Chilean copper mines to Taiwanese sewage treatment plants.  The second ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • NOV Mono Chroma Pump improves efficiency

    As part of an initiative to improve process efficiency at its sewage treatment works in Newthorpe, Nottinghamshire, Severn Trent Water has installed a Chroma progressing cavity (PC) pump from NOV Mono, to pump digested sludge to the site's centrifuges for thickening. This major water supplier had been experiencing problems with the reliability of its previous pump gearboxes which were causing ...

  • Sedimentation & centrifugation market will grow in 2015

    The world market for centrifuges, clarifiers, dissolved air flotation systems and hydrocyclones will grow from just over $6.3 billion in 2011 to $7.2 billion in 2015.  This is the forecast in the continually updated Sedimentation & Centrifugation World Markets. Clarifiers and thickeners will generate the most revenues.  These gravity-settling devices are widely used. They are found ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • How to Choose Antifreeze Windshield Wash for a Car

    Antifreeze Windshield Wash. Preparation of the vehicle to the cold season includes selection of antifreeze liquid. When a vehicle is moving, the windshield may quickly become covered with dirt and slush. Water may suffice in summer, but in winter a special antifreeze liquid is required. A wide range of products is available in stores and it may be difficult to make the right choice. The liquid is ...


    By GlobeCore GmbH

  • The Flottweg Decanter Centrifuge C2E – Top Product of the Month in September

    Prozesstechnik Online named a Top Product of the Month for the ninth time this year. In September, our Decanter C2E was the clear winner. This centrifuge is specially designed for sludge dewatering at small sewage treatment plants. Our C2E puts the know-how gained from our big environmental decanters into a compact package. This ...


    By Flottweg SE

  • Thicker sludge saves time and money

    Recent improvements in pump technology prompted Severn Trent Water (STW) to initiate a de-sludging trial to reduce costs and energy consumption by producing thicker sludge in the Primary Settlement Tank (PST). Advanced monitoring instrumentation from HACH LANGE played a key role in the trial which, nine months after it began, has been heralded a success. STW's Mark Bryan summarises the objective ...


  • The Final Frontier of Water and Wastewater Treatment: Sludge Management Equipment Market Set to Reach $9.9 Billion by 2017

    A new report from Global Water Intelligence (GWI) investigates the transforming sludge management market. Municipal sludge treatment is on the rise, and attracting a widening portfolio of specialist technologies. More wastewater treatment, tightening regulations and green incentives make it a good, if heavily regional, market. How can companies enter and thrive? GWI’s new report on sludge ...

  • The new ANDRITZ C-Press: efficient sludge dewatering with high performance and low operating costs

    International technology Group ANDRITZ has launched new sludge dewatering equipment for waste water treatment plants, industrial treatment plants, and food applications. The ANDRITZ C-Press, a screw press providing high performance combined with compact design, features low operating costs. With its direct drive system and conical shaft with constant screw pitch, the new press can handle inlets ...

  • Azelis appointed by Coatex as distributor for speciality additives for Homecare, Institutional & Industrial market

    Today, Azelis announces that Coatex and Azelis has recently signed an exclusive three year agreement to supply Rheosolve products, a range of speciality rheology modifiers, suspension aids and dispersants in Benelux, Bulgaria, Nordic, Germany, Romania, Switzerland and the UK, covering Homecare, Institutional and Industrial applications (Homecare, I and I). Additionally Azelis can now offer these ...


    By Azelis

  • ANDRITZ launches the TurboJet weir plate, a power recovery system for decanters, reducing power consumption by up to 30%

    International technology Group ANDRITZ presents a new generation of weir plates, providing a significant reduction in power consumption for centrifuges. The patented TurboJet weir plate, available for all ANDRITZ decanters and those of other suppliers, helps customers to reduce their energy consumption by 10- 30%. This innovative product was developed in the ANDRITZ Separation Center of ...

  • Recycling cooling water protects the environment

    Siemens has received an order from Slovakia Steel Mills (SSM) in Strážské, Slovakia, to supply a water treatment plant for its new steelworks. The plant will treat the water used for direct and indirect cooling and is scheduled to come on stream by the end of 2010. The order is worth some ten million euros. The mini mill of Slovakia Steel Mills in Strážské is designed ...


  • Torqing sense for process plant control

    Plant monitoring and control is particularly vital in the continuous process industries, where multiple machines must act in harmony day after day and failure of a single machine can lead to massive consequential losses of production. With most machines driven through a rotating shaft, torque monitoring can identify problems before they become critical. Tony Ingham of Sensor Technology considers ...


    By Sensor Technology Ltd

  • Britain launches `green homes` loan scheme

    British households will be able to take out soft loans to improve the efficiency of their homes under a proposed new law to fight climate change and cut fuel poverty, the government said on Tuesday The aim of the program is to overcome the high upfront cost of home refurbishments, for example to insulate lofts, thicken walls and install draught-proof windows, by allowing people to take out ...


    By GLOBE SERIES

  • Single Moyno Muncher Chosen to Replace Existing Grinders in Rhode Island

    A single Moyno TR Muncher® has been selected to do the work previously done by three grinder units which were struggling to deliver the required performance and maintenance levels at a large waste water treatment plant in Rhode Island, New England. The single Moyno CA203 TR Muncher installed in the Field Point plant’s Gravity Thickening Building incorporates ...


    By Moyno, Inc.

  • Legislations on Wastewater Residue Disposal Spur Adoption of Sludge Treatment Systems Globally, Finds Frost & Sullivan

    Stringent legislations on wastewater residue disposal have fuelled investments in the global sludge treatment market. Rapid infrastructure development, particularly in developing countries, has resulted in a rise in the number of wastewater treatment plants and heightened sludge production, further providing a large addressable market for sludge treatment systems. New analysis from Frost & ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

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