Dewatering Technology

Geotube® Dewatering Technology

Geotube Dewatering Technology Cover

TenCate Geotube® dewatering technology has become the dewatering method of choice for organizations around the world. TenCate Geotube® dewatering technology is used for projects large and small, and there is good reason -- simplicity and low cost.

The sectors serviced by TenCate include:

  • Environmental dredging and remediation
  • Mining and mineral processing
  • Energy and power generation
  • Industrial
  • Municipal
  • Agricultural

There are no belts, gears, or complicated mechanics. TenCate Geotube® containers are constructed of high-strength, permeable, specially engineered textiles designed for containment and dewatering of high moisture content sludge and sediment. They are available in a variety of sizes, depending on your volume and space requirements. TenCate Geotube® systems can even be mounted in mobile roll-off containers that can be transported around your property as necessary. It's one of the most versatile dewatering technologies available and one of the most effective. Volume reduction can be as much as 90%, with high solid levels that make removal and disposal easy. Our dewatering technology also allows for profitable recovery of valuable solids.


Geotube® dewatering mechanism
Geotube® dewatering mechanism


Geotube® RDT test
Geotube® RDT test


Sludge, effluent in beakers and solids residue on Geotube® dewatering fabric
Sludge, effluent in beakers and solids residue on Geotube® dewatering fabric


Environmental dredging and dewatering at Tianjin Eco-City
Environmental dredging and dewatering at Tianjin Eco-City


wastwater sludge dewatering at Pantai 2 Project, Kuala Lumpur
Municipal wastwater sludge dewatering at Pantai 2 Project, Kuala Lumpur


Dewatering of Palm Oil Mill Effluent sludge
Dewatering of Palm Oil Mill Effluent sludge


Products for dewatering technology include:

    1)    TenCate Geotube® Dewatering Containers

Blue fabric (Tecawork Blue 65287)