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SponsoredOct 22 2021Pump Stations
Ross Valley Sanitary District in San Rafael, California installed Franklin Miller Dimminutor units in their five major pump stations, ending an era…
SponsoredOct 21 2021Grinder/Shredder
Ross Valley Sanitary District in San Rafael, California services approximately 47,000 mostly residential customers over a 27 square mile service area…
SponsoredSep 10 2021Grinder/Shredder
The SPIRALIFT SC Screenings Conditioner, washes, conditions and compacts screenings typically received from a bar screen discharge.  This unit…
SponsoredJul 7 2021Screens
The SCREENMASTER® RT internally fed rotary drum screen employs a rotating drum and rugged construction to provide effective fine screening. This unit…
SponsoredMay 11 2021Pumps, Grinder/Chopper
The city of Plymouth processes 150,000 gal of raw sewage a day. Before 2009, the plant had no headworks installed at all. The raw sewage was being…
SponsoredApr 5 2021Grinder/Shredder
In 2007, "flushable" wipes were introduced to the market. Disposable wipes have a variety of different uses – from sanitary cleansing to make-up…
SponsoredJan 28 2021Processing
The SUPER SHREDDER® in-line disintegrator reduces a variety of liquid borne solids with a unique, low headloss design.  This unit features heavy duty…
SponsoredJan 28 2021Monitoring Systems
The Franklin Miller Bulk Water Fill Station provides water districts a complete engineered solution for automatic dispensing of bulk water.  The…
SponsoredSep 28 2020Grinder/Shredder
The SUPER SHREDDER® in-line macerator reduces tough wastewater solids to fine bits with a high-flow, spherical rotor design.   Editor's Note:…
Sep 27 2019Wastewater Treatment Systems
Franklin Miller Spiralift SR Septage Receiving System not only helps plant processes run smoothly, but can also greatly improve septage receiving…
Nov 2 2018Screens, Water/Wastewater
The Dimminutor provides automatic screening and grinding of liquid-borne solids with a straight-through open channel design. This unit reduces…
Oct 4 2017Comminutors/Choppers/Shredders
Fairfield Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Butler County, Ohio, was having trouble with its grinders. The plant serves more than 42,500 domestic…
Oct 1 2017Screens, Bar
When the township of Little Ferry, N.J., constructed a new bridge, it created a big problem. The bridge, constructed at a traffic circle in town,…
Sep 25 2017
The pump stations at Monterey (Calif.) Regional Water Pollution Control Agency (MRWPCA) were having a problem with their channel grinders. The twin-…
Sep 11 2017Pumps, Grinder/Chopper
The city of Scotts Valley, Calif., sewage treatment plant was having a very tough and frequent problem with its scum pump. This screw pump would rag…
Aug 28 2017Screens, Fine
Due to the waste from the Northeast Correctional Facility, Alliance Water Resources—the wastewater treatment plant in Bowling Green, Mo.—constantly…
Aug 17 2017Grinder/Shredder
The Dimminutor provides automatic screening and grinding of liquid-borne solids with a straight-through open-channel design. This unit reduces…
Aug 5 2017
The wastewater treatment plant in picturesque Cobleskill, N.Y., was unable to process the wastewater generated by the town's 4,678 year-round…
Jul 10 2017
Each day, the Northline Lift Station in Laguna Woods, Calif., transports sewage generated by 33,000 domestic users to The El Toro Water District…
Apr 7 2015
Sewage systems across the nation are being challenged by an ever-increasing volume of sanitary wipes. With Franklin Miller's innovative grinding…
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