Fouled sand is continuously removed from the filter bed and is washed and recycled without any interruption to the filtration process.
The continuous mode of operation offers a number of advantages:
Simple process design
Does not have to be taken out of operation for backwashing
Constant filtrate quality
Simple wash water treatment
No backwash tanks
No backwash pumps
No sequencing controls
Low head loss
Ability to treat liquids with high load of suspended solids
Tema Engineers | Solid – Liquid Seperation Equipment Specialists
The Company was first established in Australia in 1960, and has been servicing the mining and minerals, food, water and wastewater, chemical and process industries for over 40 years.
Tema Engineers specialises in solids - liquid separation equipment, comprising:
• Sand filters
• Gravity drainage decks
• Belt filter press
• Screening equipment
• Fluidized bed dryers
Our manufacturing facilities comprise of just under 4,000 square meters of workshop area, where 10 and 15 ton gantry cranes service the main assembly bay; the adjoining stores area is serviced by a 6 ton crane.
Tema's manufacturing sections work closely with our Engineering Design Department to ensure all design specifications and standards are met.
TEMA Engineers is accredited to ISO9001: 2000; all design and manufacturing is conducted under a stringent quality control system.