settling chamber

settling chamber

[′set·liŋ ‚chām·bər]
(engineering)
A vessel in which solids or heavy liquid droplets settle out of a liquid carrier by gravity during processing or storage.
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The DVS contains an internal high-flow bypass weir system which diverts excess flows around the settling chamber, minimizing the risk of resuspension of pollutants and allowing for either online or offline configurations.
All five blowers are connected to the same compressor, with a valve before each blower unit to allow for tuning of the pressure in each individual settling chamber and thereby the blowing speed and momentum injected into the boundary layer.
Investigation of sediment transport and flow properties that is involved during the operation of sand trap chambers is very important in order to finds out that whether components of vertical and horizontal velocities in the settling chamber is lower than critical velocity or otherwise.
The settling chamber has several screens and a honeycomb for flow quality conditioning.
It draws air from the atmosphere through a very fine mesh filter and delivers it to a settling chamber through a well-designed conical divergence.
Dubbed a baffled bioreactor (BBR), Wang's system modifies the conventional activated sludge process by using baffles to create a maintenance-free intermediate settling chamber for sludge return.
The two plants will share a transfer tunnel up to the existing settling chamber.
The wind tunnel consisted of a blower, settling chamber with filters and a bell mouth nozzle giving a low turbulence level in the flow.
Biologically treated TMP-water was pumped from the settling chamber of the bioreactor by a circulation pump to the bottom of the ozonation column and ozonized.
As a final point, the waste tube where the sand and fine contaminants drop from the settling chamber of the separator is sealed at the bottom by a small rubber flapper or dribble valve.
For a companion project performed for Transport Canada examining safety issues associated with boat-tails attached to HDVs, a set of obstacles in the settling chamber with a screen at the test-section inlet of the NRC 2 m x 3 m Wind Tunnel generated turbulence intensity of 4% with length scales on the order of 0.
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