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Rake Thickener Tanks
Terex Washing Systems offers a range of thickener sizes and types to suit a variety of materials and applications. The TWS Applications team balance the client’s needs in terms of material type and slurry volume, desired sludge characteristics in order to propose the best thickener for each project.
Also available is a range of rake style, high rate thickeners which allow for minimal feed height, facilitating gravity feed from upstream cyclone based washing systems.
Rake thickeners are designed specifically to deal with high volumes of slurry. The integral scrapers aid transportation of material from the outskirts of the tank to the outlet, thus accelerating the removal of sludge from the thickener.
FEATURES AND BENEFITS
• Produces sludge with 30 - 40% solids content
• Lower level feed in height
• Can handle high volumes of slurry
• Extra stock for slurry
• Combined thickening and clarification