Among Metso's filtration equipment our pressure filter VPA is a heavy duty machine, developed for filtration of metallic minerals, industrial minerals, coal and tailings.
The tube press is a membrane type filter press designed in cylindrical format and capable of operating at high filtration pressures up to 140 bar.
The use of vacuum filters is a well established technique used in industrial dewatering.
Metso's filtration equipment
Vertical plate pressure filters VPA
- For dewatering of mineral concentrates to low moistures.
- Complete range with capacities to 250 t.p.h. in three frame sizes
- Modular high pressure filtration system for extreme fine particle slurries
- Specially designed for high vacuum operation allowing very high flowrates
- To provide technically and economically best filtration results