Handex is proud to announce the acquisition of a new Dragon DOT 130 BBL Vacuum Tank Trailer and accompanying Freightliner Road Tractor. The Dragon is designed and built to remove and transport 5000 gallons of both hazardous and non-hazardous liquids, sludges, and solids. This unit will be used to ... Read More
Handex Acquires New Vacuum Trucks
March 9, 2023 | Andy Shoulders Topics: Dewatering, Wastewater Treatment, Waste Minimization, centrifuge, vacuum trucks
New Guide: Sludge Dewatering Guide
July 13, 2022 | Rachael Burton Topics: Dewatering
Here at Handex, we understand how confusing choosing the optimal sludge dewatering method can be for your project. That is why we created the Sludge Dewatering Guide, which takes an in-depth look at various sludge dewatering methods and equipment. When it comes to sludge dewatering there are many ... Read More
Handex Acquires Four More 3 Phase Centrifuges!
March 22, 2022 | Rachael Burton Topics: Dewatering
Handex has recently acquired four more 3 Phase Centrifuges to add to our fleet. With this opportunity of expansion, comes the ability to better provide dewatering services for your project needs. With a centrifuge, we can simultaneously separate two liquids of different densities and solids, which ... Read More
Everything You Need To Know About Sludge Dewatering
March 3, 2022 | Rachael Burton Topics: Dewatering
When it comes to sludge it can be easy to get confused with what the best dewatering plan is. There are several factors to take into consideration such as sludge components, government regulations, budget, and geographical location. In this article, we will provide a breakdown of what sludge is, ... Read More
What is Waste Minimization?
January 13, 2022 | Rachael Burton Topics: Dewatering, Waste Minimization
The EPA defines waste minimization as “the use of source reduction and/or environmentally sound recycling methods prior to energy recovery, treatment, or disposal of wastes.” If you are a facility that is generating waste, then it is good practice to have a waste minimization plan in place. Not ... Read More
What is a Filter Press and How Does It Work?
October 5, 2021 | Rachael Burton Topics: Dewatering
The filter press can be used across a variety of industries, to efficiently separate liquid and solids. But how does a filter press work, and what are the advantages and disadvantages of using one? In this blog post, we take a deeper look into the filter press and whether it’s the right equipment ... Read More
How Does a Sludge Dewatering Centrifuge Work?
August 25, 2021 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering
When it comes to sludge dewatering, there are various technologies to choose from. But trying to decide which technology is right for your operation can be a daunting task. From centrifuges, filter presses, and geomembranes the options are endless. In this article, we will be taking a deeper look ... Read More
3 Industrial Dewatering Methods: Which One is Right for You?
May 4, 2021 | 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
What is Sludge Dewatering?
April 6, 2021 | Jim Caccese Topics: Dewatering
When you think of dewatering these three questions might pop into your head; what is the purpose of dewatering? What is the dewatering process? And why is dewatering necessary? Continue reading for these answers and more. Read More
The High Stakes of Construction Dewatering in the Sunshine State
May 21, 2019 | Chris Murray Topics: Environmental Engineering, Dewatering, Project Management
Handex perfoms construction dewatering for many clients. Dewatering of construction sites is a commonly used practice in the State of Florida due to our shallow groundwater table. Contractors providing subsurface installation of utilities or structures deploy dewatering systems in order to provide ... Read More