Guggenheim process

Guggenheim process

[′gu̇g·ən·hīm ‚präs·əs]
(civil engineering)
A method of chemical precipitation which employs ferric chloride and aeration to prepare sludge for filtration.
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As the table makes clear, the Guggenheim process offered the prospect of windfall returns if the controlled prices of 1923 were maintained.
The purchase of the additional properties derived in part from the realization that larger-scale production would be required to achieve the economies of scale envisioned for the Guggenheim process. Cappelen-Smith found that he had to double the size of the Maria Elena plant to achieve the economies of scale that he had forecast.