Microfiltration News

  • Ahlstrom-Munksjö responds to increasing demand for industrial filtration applications by investing EUR 28 million in its Filtration business

    Ahlstrom-Munksjö continues to grow its attractive Filtration business as customer demand increases globally. In the Filtration and Performance business area, the company will invest about EUR 28 million to expand manufacturing capacity as well as product capabilities. The project will start in 2018 and is expected to be completed during the first half of 2020.  Fulvio ...


    By Ahlstrom-Munksjö

  • Framework for Selecting Thin-Cake Candle Filter Technology for Removing Solid Contaminant Fines from Recirculating Acid Gas Scrubbing Fluid Streams

    ABSTRACT The need for filtration systems in scrubbing units has been well documented. Filtration provides the benefits of reduced hot spots in the regenerator reboiler. reduced heal exchanger fouling and reduction of foaming in the absorbers. This paper discusses thin-cake candle filter technology that is used to remove trace amounts of solid contaminant fines from the recirculating fluid ...


    By BHS-Sonthofen Inc.

  • Parker Hannifin Completes CLARCOR Acquisition

    Parker Hannifin Corporation (NYSE: PH), the global leader in motion and control technologies, today completed its acquisition of CLARCOR Inc., a major manufacturer of filtration products, for approximately $4.3 billion in cash, including the assumption of net debt. The strategic transaction creates a combined organization with a comprehensive portfolio of filtration products and technologies, ...


    By Parker Hannifin Corp

  • Ahlstrom to increase current filtration portfolio by investment in Madisonville, USA

    Ahlstrom, a global leader in filtration materials, will invest into engine and industrial filtration product capabilities at its Madisonville plant in Kentucky, USA. The total investment is approximately EUR 23 million and it will be completed during the first half of 2018. Fulvio Capussotti, Executive Vice President of Business Area Filtration & Performance, states on the investment: ...


    By Ahlstrom-Munksjö

  • Ahlstrom to increase current filtration portfolio by investment in Madisonville, USA

    Ahlstrom, a global leader in filtration materials, will invest into engine and industrial filtration product capabilities at its Madisonville plant in Kentucky, USA. The total investment is approximately EUR 23 million and it will be completed during the first half of 2018. Fulvio Capussotti, Executive Vice President of Business Area Filtration & Performance, ...


    By Ahlstrom-Munksjö

  • Nordic Water acquires Sobye Miljöfilter

    Sobye Miljöfilter, based just outside Bergen in Norway, has developed its band filter since more than 25 years with focus on municipal and industrial applications. The band filter is widely used in Norway as a replacement for traditional primary sedimentation tanks, as well as the only filter on primary treatment plants, giving more than 50 % reduction in SS and 20% reduction in BOD. It is ...


    By Nordic Water Products AB

  • Cartridge Sales for High Tech Applications to Exceed $7 Billion

    Liquid cartridge sales for high tech applications will exceed $7 billion in 2020 according to Cartridge Filters World Market published by the McIlvaine Company. (www.mcilvainecompany.com) Many industries need membrane or high efficiency nonwoven cartridges to remove very small particles from liquids. There are special conditions such as high temperature which ...


    By The McIlvaine Company

  • Conditioning mixer for filter cake

    AVA recently delivered a continuous conditioning mixer for filter cake and additives. The final installation place is a mine in Turkey. The task is the production of a mining back fill material, which will be pumped with a solid pump inside the mine. The main product is an extracted filter cake, a residue product from the gold mine which should be mixed with ...


    By AVA GmbH u. Co. KG

  • Sludge cleans waste water in Singapore

    Clean water is in short supply in Singapore and therefore innovative thinking is necessary, as the city-state ensures its access to the scarce resource. Grundfos has received a good 1.2 million euro to sophisticate a brand new technology in which the waste water is treated through sludge. The cleansed water can help ease the strain on the water resources in the area. At the beginning of next ...


    By Grundfos

  • Porvair Filtration Group Manufactures First Aerospace Filters in the USA

    Porvair Filtration Group, a world leader in filtration and separation technology, has announced that its production facility in Ashland, Virginia is now manufacturing Last Chance Filters for the aerospace industry, in order to cope with increased demand. Porvair Filtration ...


    By Porvair Filtration Group

  • Calcium fluoride recovery by VacuDry®

    econ industries and SAKAB are currently developing a new process for the recovery of calcium fluoride from filter cakes accrued during stainless steel processing. To recover the valuable calcium fluoride, the filter cake needs to be dried, which is difficult due to the properties of the filter cake. Laboratory tests carried out in 2012 demonstrate that the VacuDry® technology is the ideal ...

  • Microfiltration elements for challenging water

    Membrane provider Nitto Denko/Hydranautics has developed HYDRAcap MAX microfiltration elements that have a very high membrane surface area and durable membrane fibre. The HYDRAcap MAX microfiltration technology from Nitto Denko/Hydranautics has a low footprint, and uses a crystalline polyvinylidene fluoride (PVDF) membrane fibre that is extremely ...

  • Hollingsworth & Vose announces expansion into India with formation of JV with Nath Group

    Hollingsworth & Vose Co. announces the formation of a joint venture with Nath Group and plans to establish a manufacturing capability in India. The plan includes construction of a new mill near Aurangabad, Maharashtra. The investment will be financed by both companies, with H&V being the majority owner and managing partner. Warehousing facilities will also be established during the ...

  • Hollingsworth & Vose announces major expansion at Suzhou, China Mill

    Hollingsworth & Vose Co. announces a major capacity expansion at its Suzhou, China Mill. The expansion will consist of the addition of a new paper machine capable of producing water and solvent based filter media serving engine and industrial filtration applications. The new machine will be H&V’s largest globally and is expected to come on line in the first half of 2012. It is being ...

  • New chemicals and coatings application brochure

    Amazon Filters' understanding and knowledge of the Chemicals and Coatings industries is our strength. We have significant experience in supplying filtration systems for the wide range of production processes used in these manufacturing processes. This expertise enables us to provide you with optimum filtration solutions for your particular process. We have used this knowledge to produce a useful ...


    By Amazon Filters Ltd

  • Inspec Fibres 7th Annual Appreciation Dinner & Technical Seminar

    This years annual event will take place in Chicago, Illinois during the Filtration 2007 Conference at the Navy Pier on November 14-15, 2007. Our Technical Seminar will be two-fold; the first part will be a presentation by Inspec Fibres Mr. Stanley Hu, Sales & Marketing, Shanghai China Liaison Office focusing on “The Filtration Industry in China and How This Market Will Affect Filtration ...


    By Evonik Fibres GmbH

  • Effluent abatement in the production of pasta filata cheeses

    GEA Filtration offers a simple and cost-effective solution for recovery of dairy solids from cooker/stretcher/mixer fluids generated during the production of pasta filata-style cheeses, such as mozzarella. Utilizing ceramic, cross-flow microfiltration (MF) technology, a substantial portion of otherwise lost dairy solids can be recovered as saleable food product and a corresponding reduction in ...


    By GEA Filtration

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