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TASKMASTER® TITAN®  TM20060 Grinder Adds Higher Flow Capability

The TASKMASTER TITAN TM20060 is the latest addition to the TASKMASTER TITAN grinder line. This unit builds on the patented, twin-shaft counter-rotating cutter design of the TASKMASTER TITAN. It’s design features one cutting stack that intermeshes with a second one having a much larger diameter to rip, tear and shred solids entrained in liquid flow to fine particles so they […]

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Franklin Miller Recognized for Best in Wastewater Projects

On September 29, Franklin Miller inc. (FMI) was named a Water & Wastes Digest Top Projects winner.  FMI was recognized as the best of the best in manufacturing for Iowas City’s South Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion. Three TASKMASTER™ 8500 Inline grinders, featuring a powerful twin-shaft mechanism and cutter cartridge technology were installed to reduce solids in pipeline systems.

With a population […]

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Case Studies

Case Studies


SCREENMASTER® CS Bar Screen to the Rescue at a Commercial Composting Plant

A commercial mushroom composting company in Pennsylvania needed help with a problem in their compost production process.

The compost, made from hay, straw, horse manure, chicken litter, corn cobs, and more, is processed on an eight-acre concrete slab, also called a wharf. The runoff from the rain and water used during the compost process washes off the wharf and into a pit […]

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DIMMINUTOR® Saves Monterey County Time, Money, and Manpower

The pump stations at Monterey Regional Water Pollution Control Agency (MRWPCA) were having a problem with their channel grinders. The twin-shaft, drum-style channel grinders were used in the ten pump stations in the region that feed into the main Monterey Regional plant.

The plant is located in northern Monterey County, California, on 100 acres, and has a capacity to treat 29.6 […]

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Fats, Oils, and Grease Receiving

F.O.G. has become a valuable feed stock for the production of energy. Franklin Miller FOG receiving stations are complete systems designed to help in the receiving, measuring and processing of FOG (fats, oils and grease).These systems grind, condition and optionally screen fats, oil and grease prior to anaerobic digestion or other plant processes. With a Franklin Miller FOG Station, a […]

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Fish and Seafood

Taskmaster Fish and Seafood Shredder can handle the toughest fish and seafood. Our shredders help ships and other fish processing plants improve efficiency and disposal. The TASKMASTER TM8500 grinders set the standard for effective solids reduction, reliability and ease of maintenance. These units combine unique construction features with outstanding performance to provide optimal protection of plant processes and equipment as well […]

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Taskmaster® Twin Shaft Shredders quickly and efficiently reduce light or heavy sheet metal products. They reduce steel drums to strips, shred sheet metal, cut discharge scrap volume, and handle many other metal products. These high torque low speed shredders have a long history of helping with metal recycling, recovery, and destruction. Taskmaster Shredders are designed to provide effective operation with low […]

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Franklin Miller Delumper® Crushers crush and deagglomerate coal, fly ash, minerals and other mining byproducts with ease. The units are heavily built for durability and typically configured with extended rotating teeth in single or multiple shaft configurations with large throat openings Delumper® crushers have a long history of reliability and performance crushing tough mined materials down to desired output size. […]

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Watewater Treatment Plant

Franklin Miller manufactures a complete line of wastewater grinders and screens, designed to match the specific needs and varying application requirements of treatment plants. The Taskmaster®, Dimminutor®, and Super Shredder® grinders are specifically designed to reduce oversized solids in wastewater systems. […]

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