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Screw Conveyor Basics: Screw Conveyor Fill Rate

Screw Conveyor Basics: Screw Conveyor Fill Rate

Screw conveyors are a standard means of conveyance in Water and Waste Water Treatment (W&WWT) plant applications. They are completely enclosed, have few moving parts, and have a relatively small cross-sectional area as opposed to belt conveyors which are typically
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Top Paddle Wheel Flocculator Manufacturers

Top Paddle Wheel Flocculator Manufacturers

Paddle wheel floccutors are one of the most popular style of flocculators used in water treatment plants around the world. Flocculators are used to help with large size particles known as flocs have a higher density, and hence a higher
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Key Equipment for the Separation Process Presentation

Watch this JMS Presentation on “Key Equipment for the Separation Process” presented by Jim Brettman, Product Manager with JMS. Jim talks about some of the key equipment used for separation processes in a wastewater or water treatment plant and addresses
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Estimated Life Span for Flocculator Bearing Components

Estimated Life Span for Flocculator Bearing Components

Simple bearings just don’t sound exciting.  But don’t let the word “simple” fool you.  There is a lot more to bearing technology than appears on the surface, and a poorly operating bearing can result in less than optimal performance, and
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Types of Flocculators for Water Treatment Plants Presentation

Watch this JMS Presentation on “Types of Flocculators for Water Treatment Plants.” Josh Franks, P.E., Senior Application Engineer from JMS, talks about the current flocculator technologies, the pros and cons of each, and which technology to use to satisfy your
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Scum Pipe Basics: Does your scum pipe need an intermediate support?

Scum Pipe Basics: Does your scum pipe need an intermediate support?

A rotating scum pipe system typically extends the entire width of a basin. It is typically located at the far end of the basin, with flow towards the scum pipe, and supported at each end with an end bearing assembly
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Meeting Dissolved Oxygen Requirements at Wastewater Treatment Plants Presentation

Watch this JMS Presentation on achieving Dissolved Oxygen (DO) Compliance for Wastewater Treatment Plant Outfall. Sam Myers, Application Engineer from JMS, talks about why wastewater treatment plants are required to meet state mandated DO effluent requirements, and some of the
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Municipal Belt Conveyor Basics: Belt Conveyor Types and When to use Them

Municipal Belt Conveyor Basics: Belt Conveyor Types and When to use Them

When it comes to selecting and designing a belt conveyor system one of the key decisions made is the belt type and when to use that particular type. There are two main types of belt conveyors used in municipal water
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Biosolids Storage Solutions Presentation (Live Bottom Hopper, Silo, and Storage Bins)

Watch this JMS presentation on storage solutions for biosolids. Greg Hyde, Product Manager | Material Handling from JMS, talks about live bottom hoppers, silos, and storage bins. This presentation also talks about the best practices for designing biosolids storage solutions
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Selecting the Right Supplier for Trough Purchases

Selecting the Right Supplier for Trough Purchases

Purchasing the right equipment from the right supplier is an important part of any project. It is generally a fine balance between going with the lowest cost supplier, or taking a look at a number of variables that contribute to
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