Aerofloat’s sludge dewatering options enable its clients to reduce sludge disposal costs within new or existing treatment facilities.

Aerofloat can assist in sizing and providing a variety of equipment options, including filter press, screw press, centrifuge, belt filter press or gravity tank dewatering.

If you have high operating costs regarding sludge disposal, a mechanical sludge dewatering device should be considered. Similarly, before installing a new wastewater treatment plant, it is important to understand your predicted sludge make and the associated costs. Aerofloat has expert understanding of the different sludge types  and can prepare a net benefit analysis for suitable mechanical dewatering options for its clients.

Read below for more information on some of the various sludge dewatering devices or contact Aerofloat to discuss.

Cost Reduction

Installation of a mechanical dewatering device can have excellent economical benefits depending on the volume of sludge produced, disposal costs and capital outlay.


Aerofloat’s engineers are expert at designing fit-for-purpose sludge dewatering solutions. Aerofloat offers proprietary and simple gravity sludge thickening tanks, filter presses and other mechanical dewatering options.