HCR Insights

How Do I Choose The Best Option for Sludge Dewatering?

November 18, 2016 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

HCR’s comprehensive suite of sludge dewatering technologies allows us to reduce volumes of liquid /solid mixtures by up to 80% resulting in reduced transportation and disposal costs, along with compliance with the regulatory requirements. Dewatering options HCR provides include High & Low Pressure ... Read More

Is a Geomembrane the Right Choice for My Sludge Dewatering Needs?

October 20, 2016 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

Sludge dewatering separates sludge into liquid and solid components for waste minimization. There are various technologies for sludge dewatering, including plate & frame and belt filter presses, centrifuging, and geomembranes. In addition to these, there are other options available. Read More

Is a Centrifuge the Right Choice for My Sludge Dewatering Needs?

September 22, 2016 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

Sludge dewatering separates sludge into liquid and solid components for waste minimization. There are various technologies for sludge dewatering, including plate & frame and belt filter presses, centrifuging, and geomembranes. In addition to these, there are other options available. Read More

Is a Belt Press or Plate and Frame Filter Press the Right Choice for My Sludge Dewatering Needs?

September 21, 2016 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

Sludge dewatering is the process of separating the solid and liquid components that make up sludge waste. This is done to make the sludge easier and more cost-effective to transport and dispose of. Read More

What is Sludge Dewatering?

September 15, 2016 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering

Sludge dewatering separates sludge into liquid and solid components for waste minimization. There are various technologies for sludge dewatering, including plate & frame and belt filter presses, centrifuging, and geomembranes. In addition to these, there are other options available. Read More

Plate and Frame Filter Press vs. Centrifuge: Which One Do I Need to Use?

April 12, 2016 | Bruce Powell Topics: Dewatering

Choosing between a centrifuge and a plate and frame filter press for your sludge dewatering can be difficult if you don’t know their different strengths and weaknesses. While both technologies will effectively produce a dry, solid cake, there are quite a few differences between the two. The ... Read More

3 Industrial Dewatering Methods: Which One is Right for You?

April 5, 2016 | Bruce Powell Topics: Dewatering

In the simplest terms, dewatering is the removal of liquids from a sludge slurry. The process involves using one of three dewatering techniques. The three techniques are plate and frame filter press, centrifuge and belt press. These techniques are used in wastewater treatment plants, power plants, ... Read More