Liquid-Solids Separation News

  • Flottweg Separation Technology - Engineered For Your Success

    For more than 60 years in our German location, we have been developing and producing decanter centrifuges, separators, belt presses, and systems considered extremely powerful and reliable. In many industrial areas, they handle key functions in the clarification of liquids, separation of liquid mixtures, and concentrating and dewatering. Reliability Each individual machine that ...


    By Flottweg SE

  • Flottweg Shows its New High-Performance Separator

    This separator is characterized by its excellent clarification performance, outstanding product yield, and a compact, user-friendly design. Its core applications are in the juice, beer, and olive oil industries. The system is specifically configured and adapted for each of these applications. Beer, fruit juice, wine, and olive oil. As different as all these products are, the processes for their ...


    By Flottweg SE

  • RAMPING UP BOTANICAL EXTRACTION METHODS IN VACUUM FILTRATION

    A large part of extracting commercially important compounds from plants involves passing a type of solvent over plant material, then filtering out any plant debris and undesirable by-products. This latter filtering process can be difficult to optimize if too many undesirable compounds inadvertently come along for the ride; so how can you speed things up? In several states, cannabis sativa (AKA: ...


    By Sterlitech Corporation

  • Gasholder Decommissioning - Waste Sludge Treatment

    Throughout 2016 Solids Control Services (SCS) deployed a mobile (trailer mounted) liquid-solid separation system across the UK. The system was used as part of a national strategy to treat waste being removed from eight redundant gasholders at four locations. Approximately 4,500m3 of sludge and effluent was treated, reducing waste requiring offsite disposal by 85%. The ...


    By Solids Control Services

  • Opinion: Geologists unveil how Britain first separated from Europe - and it was catastrophic

    As Brexit looms, Earth scientists have uncovered evidence of Britain’s original split from mainland Europe. Almost half a million years ago, according to new data, water suddenly started cascading over the narrow strip of land that joined England and France – putting pressure on a chalk bridge. Researchers show that, as a result, this ridge – a natural dam that separated the ...


    By Cambridge University

  • Aerojet Rocketdyne Supports Launch of the U.S. Air Force`s third Space Based Infrared System Geosynchronous satellite

    Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc., a subsidiary of Aerojet Rocketdyne Holdings, Inc. (NYSE:AJRD), began the New Year by successfully supporting the launch of the Lockheed Martin-built third Space Based Infrared System (SBIRS) Geosynchronous satellite (GEO Flight 3) for the U.S. Air Force. The mission, which is designed for early-warning missile detection, was launched from Cape Canaveral Air Force Station ...


    By Aerojet Rocketdyne, Inc.

  • JWC Environmental Acquires FRC Systems International

    We are proud to announce that JWC Environmental has acquired FRC Systems International. Since 1979, FRC Systems has been an industry leader in dissolved air flotation (DAF) systems for some of the largest industrial companies in the world. The products and expertise FRC offers have been used extensively in a variety of ...


    By JWC Environmental

  • ANDRITZ SEPARATION launches new decanter generation

    ANDRITZ SEPARATION, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, has developed a new generation of decanter centrifuges that are suitable for industrial, chemical, food, and environmental applications. The new generation will complement the existing A-series for industrial, F-series for food, and D-series for environmental applications. The key advantage of the new ANDRITZ decanter ...

  • Berkshire Hathaway Energy Will Spend $146 Million for Liquid/Solid Separation and Water Treatment Control Next Year

    Berkshire Hathaway has acquired and merged a number of power and gas transmission companies. It has also created BHE Renewables. The group now known as Berkshire Hathaway Energy (BHE) will spend $146 million per year on average for liquid/solid separation and water treatment equipment and chemicals over the next five years. Because of its distributed generation and certain other ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Baker Hughes introduces advanced small-diameter ESP system

    Baker Hughes announced today the commercial release of its CENtrilift PASS™ slimline ESP system, which is designed to help operators optimize production and reserve recovery while lowering lifting costs in small-diameter wellbores or wells with restricted space due to casing patches or complex completion designs. It ...


    By Baker Hughes

  • Andritz Separation wins gold in Cannes

    ANDRITZ SEPARATION, part of international technology group ANDRITZ, has won gold at the 2016 Cannes Corporate Media & TV Awards for its series of eight videos that target establishing ANDRITZ SEPARATION as the world’s specialist for solid-liquid separation technology. The videos support ANDRITZ SEPARATION in its efforts to build the brand globally with a more image-focused, ...


    By ANDRITZ MeWa GmbH

  • At BrauBeviale 2016, Flottweg Presents Separation Technology Solutions from a Single Source

    At the BrauBeviale 2016 from November 8 to 10, Flottweg will be presenting its brand-new decanter Z3E. This machine rounds out Flottweg's product line to offer even smaller industrial concerns an attractive centrifuge concept. Visit us at BrauBeviale 2016: Hall 6, Booth 107! Despite its smaller size, this modular machine boasts all the features and customization options ...


    By Flottweg SE

  • Hydro Excavator Low Profile Series Demonstration (Video)

    “Vac-Tron’s Low profile series has quickly become a much needed hydro excavator on jobsites around the country.  The LP series is Vac-Tron’s number one acquired hydro excavator by companies and municipalities and will be the most used piece of equipment in your fleet.” LP Series Vacuum Excavator There are many different models ...


    By Vac-Tron Equipment

  • contec Oil Mist Separator (COMS) type 8.000/762-G08 is installed at Noor III project

    The 150 MW Noor III CSP project is a greenfield IPP to be developed as the third project for the Moroccan Agency for Solar Energy (MASEN) in a series of several planned developments at the Ouarzazate Solar Complex. NOOR 3 is a CSP tower, with a capacity of 150 MW and 7 hours of storage. contec Oil Mist Separators (COMS)/Oil Mist Eliminators for the extraction and ...

  • Waters Expands Microscale Separations Science Portfolio

    Waters Corporation (NYSE: WAT) is unveiling a new line of chromatographic fittings and a new microscale separations device at the ...


    By Waters Corporation

  • Open Apprenticeship Day – Momentum Towards the Future!

    Apprenticeships have always been crucial to Flottweg. That's why, on July 9, 2016, students, parents, and other interested people will have the opportunity to learn more about an apprenticeship at Flottweg at the Vilsbiburg plant. The focus of the Open Apprenticeship Day is the new teaching workshop, which has been extensively renovated this year. Since 1946, Flottweg has maintained its own ...


    By Flottweg SE

  • ECOPHOS GROUP and ANDRITZ sign strategic cooperation agreement

    International technology Group ANDRITZ and the ECOPHOS GROUP, a global player active in the phosphate industry, have signed a cooperation agreement for the supply of tailor-made filtration systems for ECOPHOS’ patented production processes. ANDRITZ SEPARATION, one of the world’s leading suppliers for solid/liquid separation, will supply customized press and vacuum belt filters to ...

  • ANDRITZ SEPARATION enhances service offerings with new competence center in Krefeld

    ANDRITZ SEPARATION, part of international technology Group ANDRITZ, opened up a modern service center in Krefeld, Germany, today in order to enhance its customer service in Germany and neighboring countries. In the new competence center, decanter and filter centrifuges, filter presses, separators, belt, disc and drum filters, as well as screens of almost any brand are modernized and repaired for ...

  • Oil and Gas Market for Sedimentation and Centrifugation Equipment will be $400 Million this Year

    Sales of clarifiers, dissolved air flotation, hydro-cyclones and centrifuges for the oil and gas industry will be level in 2016 at $400 million. This makes it a small segment in the $7.4 billion sedimentation and centrifugation market. The reduction in drilling activity has a significant impact on sales of this equipment. There are a few bright spots. For example, with fewer new holes to act as ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Microemulsion Injection & Separation Technology (MIST)

    The SAS-ES MIST system is designed to combine the SAS-ES products with the right engineering setup. Chemical injection and the following separation of the waste into oil, water and solids can be achieved routinely if provided with the right setup and the right training for the team. This system allows for fast setup and implementation of the SAS-ES process. ES 20' MIST System is packaged ...


    By Elgin Separation Solutions

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