Centrifuge for wastewater treatment in industries and water works

GEA sludge Decanter

The GEA sludge Decanter is a continuously operating centrifuge with horizontal solid-wall bowl, specifically designed for the treatment of waste water sludge from industries and water works. The frame is of open design with gravity discharge of the clarified phase.

Decanter pro series

GEA sludge Decanter for industries and water works

The GEA sludge Decanter provides an energy efficient solution for industrial and water applications. The decanter centrifuge is specifically designed for the treatment of process and cleaning wastewater as well as sludge. 

For cost-optimized production processes with maximum availability, quality and efficiency.

Benefits GEA sludge Decanter

  • Deep pond design for maximum separation efficiency
  • Gentle feed geometry for optimum flocculation and low wear
  • Closed material flows
  • All product contact parts are made of stainless steel
  • Minimal space requirements (m3/h per m2)
  • Good accessibility to all components
  • Easy to operate and maintain
Decanter prime series

Customizable machine configuration

GEA sludge Decanter prime

  • Flexible configuration for highly complex preparation processes with individual requirements and large capacities
  • Excellent performance
  • Lowest energy consumption
  • GEA summationdrive® for automatic torque measurement and differential speed control
Decanter pro series

Standardized machine configuration

GEA sludge Decanter pro

  • Standardized machine configuration for plug & play integration into processes with little need for customization
  • High performance, low investment and lifecycle costs
  • Resource efficient product that carries the Add Better label
  • Low energy consumption
  • Inline secondary motor (no belts) for high efficiency and low maintenance
Add Better

GEA sludge Decanter pro

Resource efficient solution

As one of our most resource-efficient solutions, our GEA sludge Decanter pro series carries the Add Better label.* 

Depending on the machine size, the GEA sludge Decanter pro series offers energy savings of 15 to 60 percent.

The Add Better label is validated by TÜV Rheinland and based on a calculation and documentation process that meets ISO 14021. The design of the pro series focuses on modularity, energy-efficient product handling, efficient use of electric motors, and the latest gear technology.

*The Add Better label relates to the serial product GEA sludge Decanter pro released in 2021. The comparison refers to the predecessor models.

Mobile decanter systems

Mobile decanter systems

Test before you invest

GEA offers mobile decanter systems that can be customized with all necessary components, fully piped and ready for immediate use. Plug and play at its best.

This allows you to test the performance and savings potential of GEA decanter technology for biosolids treatment in an operating plant before investing in plant technology.
GEA environmental Decanter lines – safeguarding our resources

GEA environmental Decanter lines

Safeguarding our resources to protect, feed and power the world

GEA environmental Decanters extract valuable materials from sewage sludge, liquid manure, and fermentation residues in an energy-saving and resource-conserving manner, ensuring the best possible yield.

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