Dewatering is a process that involves removing water from an area or a substance. There are a number of reasons why someone might want to take advantage of a dewatering system, for example, in the event of needing to construct a structure in a watery area. In this video, you will learn about one such dewatering system, known as sludge dewatering systems. These systems specifically work to remove water from solids, more specifically from dirt.
This process is one step in producing clean water that is suitable for drinking. This is an efficient and cheap way to deal with sludge as a result of wastewater from all sorts of industries. At a basic level, the system is a large filter that allows water to pass through while stopping solid particles, effectively removing the solids from the water. The filter is a very fine membrane that does not allow even the smallest of solid particles to pass through.