Sedimentation Drives

FLSmidth is a world leader in the design and manufacture of heavy-duty center drive mechanisms for industrial thickeners.

Sedimentation Drive
  • Sedimentation Drives

FLSmidth is a world leader in the design and manufacture of heavy-duty center drive mechanisms for industrial thickeners. The company’s product range includes operating drives with rated torque capacities from 2,000 foot pounds up to 10,000,000 foot pounds, the most powerful in existence. For more than 60 years, FLSmidth drives have set worldwide standards for long service life, low maintenance, and reliability in virtually every industry where sedimentation is a key part of process flow sheets.

Our Clarifier, Thickener, and Solids-Contact Drives Feature:

  • Engineered bases for rigid support
  • Commercial planetary gear input
  • Fully supported one-piece pinions
  • Large gear face
  • Oil bath lubrication
  • Deep oil reservoir
  • Independent main gear and bearing
  • Precision machined mounts and registers for all bearings
  • Local and remote torque indicator and overload protection
  • Electrical hydraulic input