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In this section you will find a range of brief, informative and easy-to-read news articles which provide commentary and updates for across the solids handlings industry. Often the article is provided by one of SPIRAC Group engineer and they are perfect light reading, if you are on public transport or relaxing on the weekend. Grab your device and enjoy read as these articles provide you with a wealth of news at your fingertips.

21/06/2021
  • Industrial Solutions
  • Municipal Solutions
  • Shaftless Spiral Conveyors

Take a look at our infographic to find out more about the advantages of a shaftless spiral versus a shafted screw conveyor. The shaftless spiral is intended for the transport of difficult, stringy, spongy, sticky, wet, lumpy materials – suitable for a wide range of moisture contents and viscosities.

04/03/2021
  • Asia Pacific News
  • Grit Handling
  • Municipal Solutions
  • North America News

The improved COMBIGUARD® Type 1 is a combination of SPIROGUARD® CC our shaftless spiral conveyor screen mounted on a SANDSEP® Long (SAL), a rectangular tank with horizontal & incline conveyors for small to midsize Wastewater Treatment Plants.  SPIROGUARD® CC Screen is designed for pump-fed applications.

04/09/2020
  • Asia Pacific News
  • Europe News
  • Municipal Solutions
  • North America News

SPIRAC was asked to install four DRUMGUARDTM units in an existing river water intake (RWI) where there are two intake buildings (IPS1 & IPS2 Inlet Pumping Station) which are used to pump water to a nearby reservoir. 

08/08/2019
  • Asia Pacific News
  • Europe News
  • Municipal Solutions
  • North America News

This Water Treatment Plant was built in 1985 and supplies a population of around 200,000 people with drinking water. Raw water quality has deteriorated over time due to the peaty hills the water runs down before being collected in the reservoir.

27/03/2019
  • Europe News
  • Municipal Solutions

SPIRAC was asked to provide a prefabricated package treatment plant. The plant is built on a galvanised steel support structure elevated approximately 5m above ground level, to enable flows to gravitate through downstream process units. 

04/07/2018
  • Asia Pacific News
  • Municipal Solutions

St Marys Advanced Water Recycling Plant is one of the biggest water recycling plants in Australia. The latest extension project includes the design, fabrication, and installation of the following equipment:

  • Shaftless Conveyor Distribution System
  • Sliding Frame extraction system in a Sludge Storage Silo
  • and a Truck Loading Conveyor System