Peeler Centrifuge (VZ)

The Krauss-Maffei vertical basket centrifuge VZU has been specifically designed for processing high-quality products in the chemical, pharmaceutical, and food industries.


The requirements established for minimum product loss, such as optimal cleaning ability, minimum dead zone design, and inspection capability, are all fulfilled in this development. Operating benefits include flexibility to adapt to a wide variety of product requirements, effective and even filling, intensive solids washing, and optimized solids discharge. In addition, the vibration damping system developed for this unit using four column supports results in smooth operation and minimal downtime for maintenance.

– Amino acids
– Agrochemicals
– Fine and special chemicals
– Pharmaceutical products (e.g. API and antibiotics)
– Vitamins
– Food products

– Various grades of stainless steel
– Nickel-based alloys
– Special metals with or without lining


VZ, Andritz separation


If you have any questions please don`t hesitate to contact Thurne specialist directly:

Thurne Baltic

Andris Putnins
Product Sales Manager
Product Sales Manager B.Sc. Chemical Engineering, M.Sc. Materials Science

Phone number

Direct phone: +371 6616 3763 Mobile phone: +371 2689 6799

Thurne Denmark

CEO M.Sc. Process Engineering & Industrial Economics

Phone number

Mobile phone: +358 40 183 5870

Thurne Finland

Henrik Packalén
Product Sales Manager
Product Sales Manager

Phone number

Mobile phone: +358 50 477 5177

Thurne Sweden, Norway

Martin Holmen
Product Sales Manager
Product Sales Manager M.Sc. Market Economy

Phone number

Direct phone: +46 765 172 007 Mobile phone: +46 8 5576 9347

Thurne Poland

Robert Trambacz
Head of Sales, Poland
Head of Sales, Poland M.Sc. Mechanical Engineering

Phone number

Mobile phone: + 48 505 558 761