Although the market share of renewable energies has risen exponentially, coal is still the base for more than 40% of the world’s electricity production. In recently built plants, flue gas desulphurisation is a standard. For further processing of the herewith produced gypsum sludge effective dewatering is of paramount importance. Continue reading FGD Gypsum Dewatering: A Filter Belt Generation used all over the World
Phosphorus is one of the most important macronutrients in fertilizers. To cater for the worlds growing demand for fertilizers, producers all over the world expand their production capacity and modernise their existing processing facilities to enhance the effectiveness of their processes, e.g. the dehumidification of the production waste. Continue reading More efficient Fertilizer Production: Reduced Product Penetration increases Productivity
Düren, Germany — Sonneberg Waterworks, Germany, operate four sewage treatment plants for around 50,000 residents. The Sonneberg-Heubisch sewage treatment plant has been using a Type 1003 filter belt with integrated wear indicator from GKD Gebr. Kufferrath AG (GKD) to dewater sewage sludge since January 2016. Beside efficient dewatering and a reliable PAD seam, the key factor that spoke in favor of the belt was its increased planning reliability for belt changing intervals.