QP Filter Press Options

Many options are available for QP Filter Presses to meet the requirements of any application.


Low Pressure or High Pressure Design

  • 100 PSI for most applications
  • 225 psi for difficult sludges where higher pressure increases cake dryness
QP Piping

Piping and Valves

  • Frontal piping and valves are available in a wide range of configurations and materials.
  • CPVC and stainless are most common
QP Hydraulics2


  • Single ram for low pressure designs
  • Dual rams for high pressure applications
QP Shifter

Plate Shifters

  • Semi-Automatic Plate Shifter allows operator to shift plates via remote control with a pendant
  • Automatic Plate Shifter shifts entire plate stack automatically and resets press to filtration mode automatically
  • Multiple Plate Shifting moves multiple plates at a time to decrease cycle times
QP Conveyor

Cake Discharge and Disposal

  • Bomb-Bay Door Drip Trays direct any wicking away from press.  When opened, they function as cake chutes to direct the filter cake into the hopper
  • Filter Cake Chutes keep operating environment clean by directing cake into the receptacle
  • Conveyor systems available to move discharged cake
QP anti corrosion

Corrosive Service Package

  • Includes extra stainless cladding or stainless steel side bars
  • Ram boots to protect hyraulic ram
  • Stainless steel shifter components
QP Platform

Skids and Platforms

  • Durco Filters can provide complete skids and platforms.  Filter presses are often raised to allow discharge directly into dumpsters, hoppers, or trucks.
  • Skids can include the press, all pumps, controls, valves, precoat/admix tanks, etc.
  • The Durco Filters Sludge Dryer can be incorporated into the skip-mounted system
QP automation


  • Full range of automation from semi-automatic to automatic.
QP Expand


  • Spacer pieces in the hydraulic ram allow more filter plates to be added in the future
QP Mobile

Mobile Rigs

  • QP Filter Presses are ideal for mobile dewatering. Durco Filters supplies complete mobile rigs with power, hydraulics, and conveyors
EP Options Plates

Filter Plates

QP Options cloths

Filter Cloth

  • Durco Filters provides the best cloth for each application
Pressure Leaf Filters
Sludge Dryers
Tubular Backwash Filters
Pressure Nutsche
Filter Presses