Monthly Archives: June 2020

Rotary Drum Filters – Division Strips

Rotary drum pre-coat filters are widely used in the Pulp and Paper industry to de-water lime mud before calcining in the Lime Kiln. Holes often form in the filter media over time and can cause equipment damage, process upsets and dead-load accumulation. Holes in filter media can be caused by several different mechanisms. A common […]

Slaker Control Strategy Using Existing Equipment Controls

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Slaker operation is critical to maintaining white liquor quality, reduced system dead load, and stable pressure filter operation. Recently a mill was experiencing regular over liming events causing unnecessary area and mill down time. Frequent acid washing was required to maintain filter operability. To reduce over liming excursions, weak white liquor was being produced causing […]