Pressing Onward: A Dewatering Blog
April 25, 2017

it's almost like drive-thru - select a filter press and take it home!

  Typically you’re not going to walk into a big box store and find a filter press. It’s one of those pieces of equipment you don’t know you need – until you need it! If you are designing an ...more

March 13, 2017

Frac Sand Creation and Flowback Water Cleanup in the Fracking Industry

Cleaning Water In The Hydraulic Fracturing Industry Whether or not you are a fan of sand fracking, it's been around for about 50 years. The process involves large amounts of water that must be ...more

February 20, 2017

Ancillary Equipment - Should you buy it pre-configured?

Feed pumps, sludge dryers, cloth washers. There is a technical name for these filter press accessories - ancillary equipment. Ancillary equipment is described by collinsdictonary.com as "machines and ...more

February 13, 2017

Semi-automatic vs. Fully Automatic Plate Shifting

Plate shifting. It's absolutely necessary to keep dewatering systems up and running and filter presses "pressing onward". At the end of each and every filter press cycle, the plates are separated (or ...more

January 24, 2017

Evoqua's ToolDOX Portal - Filter Press Equipment Documentation And Parts Ordering

No More Papercuts! Evoqua introduces its ToolDOXSM portal for electronic equipment information Remember when software or equipment manuals were printed? You had to keep them in a special place and ...more

January 17, 2017

4 Types of Filter Presses: A Comparison

In families there are certain commonalities that can be found within its members. This is no different with the members of our filter press family. Some of these common features include:more

January 10, 2017

Filter Presses: Reclaiming Resources in Steel Mills

In the steel manufacturing process, as with so many manufacturing processes, water is a crucial component. Water is used in almost every stage of the process for things like cooling, descaling, and ...more

December 27, 2016

Filter Presses in the Pulp and Paper Industry

In the United States (and many other countries) the pulp and paper industry is one of the most water intensive industries. The industry uses so much of this particular resource because water is ...more