Sophisticated Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge Manufacturer

Among the drilling industry,drilling fluids and mud are a considerable potential hazard to the sensitive ecosystem when contaminated. Horizontal decanter centrifuge is used to treat contaminated fluids and mud for purified and unpolluted water to be discharged into the environment. KOSUN is a sophisticated horizontal decanter centrifuge manufacturer to make this proper sustainable progress possible.

horizontal decanter centrifuge
horizontal decanter centrifuge

KOSUN horizontal decanter centrifuge is commonly used for oilfield and gas well operations providing efficient solids control while significantly reducing the operator’s total mud cost and minimizing waste disposal volumes.

KOSUN horizontal decanter centrifuge family is now with DC , D and I series in it ,and they can meet with different requirements of mud treatment under various drilling conditions, that can do sedimentation and searation for particles more than 2μm. After treatment, the mud can achieve ideal property, resulting in better recycling, high efficiency, saving and environment protection.

Decanter Centrifuge
Decanter Centrifuge

For most people, service is a matter of being available when problems occur. However, we KOSUN, see it as a matter of being proactive. Investment in, for instance, scheduled inspections and maintenance will help you protect your business from unexpected risks. KOSUN offer a comprehensive insurance package of local service. Details can be obtained through your local KOSUN representative.

The patented KOSUN D™ Decanter Centrifuge gives many real advantages over existing DC™ Decanter Centrifuge. Continuous research and development combined with customer feedback ensure KOSUN are setting the industry standard that others try and follow.

From use in solids control and drilling waste management all over the world to recycling drilling fluids in a variety of applications, KOSUN decanter centrifuges are in action.

KOSUN can provide solid-liquid separation technology to your drilling mud application, enabling reuse of the material and more efficient and cost-effective disposal. Ruggedly built horizontal decanter centrifuge units are designed for HGS and LGS removal in solids control system and liquid treatment. (Editor:Kosun Lily.Wang)

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Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge – Operation and Maintenance

Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge

Horizontal decanter centrifuge is driven by two motors. The main motor drives the drum and the housing of the differential through the belt, and the auxiliary motor drives the auger after the differential speed. This will cause the drum and the auger to rotate in the same direction with a certain differential.

Drilling operations refers to the very process of extracting oil and gas from the earth for various commercial and industrial purposes. The industry is worth trillions of dollars today and is thus a very important part of any country’s development. In the past few decades, the demand for the products like gas and oil went up significantly. This led to a corresponding increase in the drilling activities all across the globe.

Like any other industrial activity, drilling too is bound to have some sort of waste produced as byproduct. This is termed as drilling waste and the term gained much popularity with the rising issues it caused to the environment. This in turn led to another class of waste management being introduced, known as drilling waste management . It involves several processes from maintenance, management and containment to subsequent handling and disposal of drilling waste promising better sustainability and conservation of environment.

Kosun Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge
Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge

In the various processes involves with drilling waste management , one important step is called waste maintenance. This was earlier done with conventional processes like settling and involves separation of the unwanted matter from the desired part and further storage and transportation. However, with advancements in technology and machinery, today the whole process id mechanized. The most popular equipment dedicated for the process is named decanter centrifuge .

As the name suggests, the machine uses centrifugal force to aid to the separation of waste matter. The machinery has a complicated design but with a very basic and simple concept. The mixed substance obtained directly from extraction is allowed to flow to a disc shaped structure. The disc is then rotated. This rotation calls the centrifugal and gravitational forces into action which facilitates the separation of drilling waste from the fuel. The fuel passes through the hole at the centre of the disk and the waste remaining in the structure is passed on for containment.

The equipment consists of moving parts and hence should be cleaned and kept smooth as possible to avoid reduction in efficiency. Also make sure to cut off the power to the machinery if it is to be dismantled for some purposes.

Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge Operation and Maintenance

Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge

A machine running on a centrifugal force to separate different parts is called a centrifuge. Dehydrator Centrifuge is a common device that is usually found on oil or gas drilling sites.

Dewatering machine Centrifuge for oil and gas drilling machine, basically used to dilute the underground liquid and liquid. The main task of the settling centrifuge is to rotate the drilling fluid, thereby destroying the concentration of these fluids. The overall job function of anything is very complicated.

Centrifugal force is the body in the high-speed rotation by the power. They are commonly used to separate components of different densities, such as water and solids. Decanter centrifuge is a special type of centrifuge that separates

Horizontal decanter centrifuge
Horizontal decanter centrifuge

solid components from liquids such as drilling waste.

It plays an important role in waste water treatment, chemical industry and food processing. The performance of the settling centrifuge depends on several different factors.
Most of the drilling and handling equipment handling components of the mixture. It is necessary to separate them separately for further processing.

Three types of decanter centrifuges are used in the industry: horizontal, vertical and conveyor. It is basically a high-speed rotating bowl that separates the solid from the liquid matrix. In the case of a drilling industry, inputs are drilling waste.

Centrifuges are easy to install and require less maintenance. Even if skilled operators need to operate them, decanter centrifuges help save a lot of money and improve the overall efficiency of the industry.

Centrifuge provides more flexibility and better feedback mechanisms. This allows the operator to allow the machine to work under different settings to separate the different components. The space required to set up the machine is very small, easy to start or close, allowing multiple units to work at once.

Horizontal Decanter Centrifuge of Kosun with more than 20 years experience in solid control and deserve well recognized by clients all over the world.