Bopp Filter Media

Multi-layer filter plates supplied by Alconbury Weston

AWL can supply multi-layer filter plates for all manufacturers Nutsche filters / dryers directly from Bopp AG in Zurich, Switzerland. Bopp is one of the world leaders in the manufacture and supply of sintered multi-layer plates.

New Nutsche Filter Plates

AWL supply simple filter discs, edge welded segmented plates and state of the art one piece plates for gap free execution. Plates can be manufactured from various stainless steel and Hastelloy materials to suite varying process environments.

Advantages of using Muti-Layer Filter Plates

Multi-layer plates have many advantages over using cloth media alternatives.

  • A higher mechanical strength prevents filter pores from enlarging
  • Low risk of plates being ripped out by an agitator
  • Batch heel quantities can be reduced by running agitators closer to the filter media
  • Long life of plates reduce production down time for change outs

Dust Filters

Sintered multi-layer filter media is commonly used for vacuum dust filters. The rigidity of the material and the consistent pore size reduces the quantity of product that is lost from the process into vacuum systems. Dust filters can be offered in various fabricated forms to suite your requirements.

Nutsche Filter Plate Repairs

AWL provides a fast turnaround filter plate repair service. Plates last for many years however, certain process conditions can damage plates and on occasion plates may suffer from external mechanical damage. We can remove, repair and re-install plates in a fraction of the time that it takes to supply new replacement plates saving valuable production downtime.

For further information please follow this link to the Bopp website.