Vertical axis continuous disc separators are used to separate solids from one or two liquids and to separate two different liquids.

For two generations, Ghedini Srl has been the specialist in the purchase, sale, rental, repair, testing and maintenance of industrial centrifugal separators of the most famous brands on the market.

There are three main types of centrifugal separators::

  • Clarifiers or Cleaners: this type is used to separate suspended particles from a liquid
  • Purifiers: this specific machine is used to separate a heavy liquid from a lighter liquid of greater quantity.
  • Concentrators or Skimmers: this type is used in the separation of a light liquid from a heavier liquid of greater quantity.

Separator maintenance

By following the correct maintenance plan for centrifugal separators, you are guaranteed to prevent common problems related to the normal wear and tear of this kind of machinery. Ghedini, dal 1982, Since 1982, Ghedini has been the reference point for companies that use these machines in their production and labour processes.

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The sale of separators and replacement parts

Ghedini provides for you professionalism, technical preparation and dedication in order to offer the best service during the sales process of centrifugal separators and for specific replacement parts.

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Separators for rent

Looking for a safe, reliable and professional rental service? Ghedini can assure you professional high-quality medium and long-term rental services for centrifugal separators of different makes and models.

Separator Applications

Centrifugal separators are used in many production processes and in various fields of application.


Separation technology is used in the processing, skimming and cleaning milk.

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Breweries use separators for the different stages of beer production.

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Industrial oils

Thanks to the centrifugal separation technique it is possible to treat waste oils, minerals, fuels and industrial lubricants.

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Oenology uses decanter centrifuges and separators during the various production phases of wine, must and sparkling wines.

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Animal fats and oils

The food industry uses the technology of decanter centrifuges and separators for the processing of animal fats and oils.

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Fruit juices

For the extraction and processing of fruit juices, decanter centrifuges and separators are used.

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Vegetable oils

Horizontal decanter centrifuges and vertical disc separators are used in the various stages of processing and production for vegetable oils produced from oilseeds or olives.

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Chemistry and pharmaceuticals

The chemical-pharmaceutical industry uses mechanical separation technology to process and obtain most synthetic pharmaceutical products.

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The naval and marine sector uses the most modern technologies that exploit centrifugal and separation force in various production processes.

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Vegetable drinks

The food industry uses centrifuges and centrifugal separators to produce and process vegetable drinks that replace animal produced milks.

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Other liquids and applications

Centrifugal separators and decanters are used in various processes in specific industries, such as the harvesting and processing of algae or in precious metal processing.

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