Filtration testing optimizes existing process
Typically, filtered slurry or process conditions keep changing over time. Therefore, filters are often not running in the most optimal way and process performance drops. To improve the situation, filter parameters should be reset and operation of auxiliary equipment checked. Flowrox test units make it easy and fast to test the slurry on site, without disturbing the production. Contact us and book an appointment!
Get accurate insight into filtration parameters
In solid/liquid separation, countless variables affect the filtration process and end result. Through careful testing we can achieve a better understanding of the most important filtration parameters in the process. Each process is completely unique and operation of the filter must be adjusted accordingly. Because of the changes in the slurry, it is recommended to do testing on a regular basis. Based on the results, filter’s operation can be optimized to reach the best performance.
The most important parameters are:
- Filtration capacity, kg DS/m²h
- Cake moisture, % w/w
- Cake washing results
- Filter cloth selection
- Filtrate clarity
- Optimal filtration cycle
Wide filter cloth selection
Selection of filter cloths enables you to choose the right type of cloth for individual application, minimizing costs and maximizing production. Choose between filter cloths for tower presses and filter presses.
Flowrox filtration test units
We offer different types of filter test units. The size of the sample depends of the size of the unit and ranges from 20 to 200 litres. For more information, contact us.
- Ceramic disc test unit 0,02 m²
- Filter press test unit, sizes 0,02 m² and 1,2 m²
- Tower press test unit, sizes 0,1 m² and 0,01 m²
- Smart filter press test unit 0,2 m²
Interested into remote, real-time insight into the filtration process?
Smart Filtration Digital Service helps you to troubleshoot and significantly optimize production. Follow the link above and find out more.
The filtration test units simulate the operation of the full-size industrial filter.
Flowrox filtration experts can execute all tests on site or in the laboratory.
Portable control unit uses pressurized air for exact sequence management.
Smart Filtration utilizes existing control system and sensors and connects the filters to the Flowrox Malibu™ online portal.