Fine Material Washer

Fine Material Washer | Superior Industries

Classify, Scrub and Dewater

Fine material is usually defined as 3/8” (9.5mm) and less. However, Superior’s fine material screw washers will accept a maximum feed of 3/4” (19mm).

In addition to minor scrubbing, the machinery is capable of removing clays, silt, and unwanted lightweight contaminants. Heavier material settles to the bottom and is augured up the tub.

As it proceeds up the incline, water drains from the material and is eventually discharged with a moisture content of 15-25%.

If you don’t have time or space to stockpile and dry this material, many producers pair with a dewatering screen to remove half of that moisture. Better yet, the Aggredry® Dewatering Washer is all processes in a single machine.

  • Single or twin screws
  • Capacities up to 1,100 STPH (1,000 MTPH)
  • Only fine screw capable of handling up to 3/4” (19mm) material

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01.

Belly Pan

Curved shape eliminates dead spots for material to gather, which is common at 90° angles.

02.

SAFEGUARD™ OUTBOARD BEARING

Off-the-shelf pillow block bearing installed outside the tank to shield from moisture.

03.

flushback nozzle

Improves dewatering by removing inactive sand near discharge.

04.

load zone baffle

Calms water to help maximize fines retention.

05.

weir plate

Adjustable design encourages overflow water to level, which maximizes fines retention.


Fine Material Washer

SHOE Selection

Standard

URETHANE

Natural Aggregate
Contaminated Feed

SHARP TOOTH (WAVY)

RUBBER

Natural Aggregate
Crushed Limestone
Frac Sand

IRON

IRON

Crushed Aggregate
High Silica Feed
Cullet
Ferrosilicon

Fine Material Washer in Application

Saylorcreek Sand Company, a Des Moines, Iowa-based producer of sand, mulch and dirt relies on Superior’s quick response service times to maintain high levels of material production.

Startup construction aggregate firm, Apex Sand & Gravel, uses Superior washing and conveying equipment to supply I-80 in Western Nebraska.

Which Equipment Is Right For My Production?

Fine Material Washer by Superior Industries

Fine Material
Washer

  • Cost: $
  • Power: 0.14 kW
  • Water: Dependent on silt
  • Footprint: Medium
  • Maintenance: Monthly
  • Tonnage: Up to 1,200 TPH
  • Feed: Up to 3/4″
  • Feed Preparation: Slurry
  • Feed Variation: Not sensitive
  • Set-Up: Half day
Aggredry® Dewatering Washer by Superior Industries 300px

Aggredry®
WAsher

  • Cost: $$
  • Power: 0.22 kW
  • Water: Dependent on silt
  • Footprint: Medium
  • Maintenance: Monthly
  • Tonnage: Up to 600 TPH
  • Feed: Up to 3/4″
  • Feed Preparation: Slurry
  • Feed Variation: Not sensitive
  • Set-Up: Half day
Alliance Low Water Washer | Superior Industries

Alliance Low
water Washer

  • Cost: $$$
  • Power: 0.22 kW
  • Water: Very low
  • Footprint: Small
  • Maintenance: Annually
  • Tonnage: Up to 300 TPH
  • Feed: Up to 1/2″
  • Feed Preparation: Dry
  • Feed Variation: Sensitive
  • Set-Up: Half day
Spirit Sand Plant | Superior Industries

Spirit®
Sand Plant

  • Cost: $$$
  • Power: 0.67 kW
  • Water: Fixed (Medium)
  • Footprint: Very small
  • Maintenance: Annually
  • Tonnage: Up to 300 TPH
  • Feed: Up to 2/5″
  • Feed Preparation: Slurry
  • Feed Variation: Very sensitive
  • Set-Up: Full day

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