SKU: ABCD-1-51

Escava Rotary Drum Screen RD Series

Performance Screening

The Escava RD Series provides pretreatment, separating solid waste from clean water through a filter drum. The filter drum can be provided with a perforated or screen sieve, depending on the type of solids to be treated. It is also offered with an optional smart controller that detects the amount of solids accumulation and only rotates the drum when necessary. Further, a mobile app is available to manage the sieve records.


Escava Rotary Drum Screens provide high performance and reliable screening of solid-liquid separation. Perfect for pre-treatment of a variety of wastewater applications.

  • Available in either 304 or 316 stainless steel
  • Available in punched hole or wedge wire in a variety of sizes
  • Optional odour cover
  • Local mounted Emergency stop
  • Integrated solenoid valve for cleaning
  • Internal water jet system for drum washing
  • External scraper blade and chute

With body construction from in either 304 or 316 stainless steel, and manufactured to the highest standard of quality and workmanship, the Escava Rotary Drum Series has been proven under heavy duty industrial use.

AKS  carries ISO certification for 9001 Quality, 14001 Environmental Management and 45001 for OH&S Management.


Due to their compact design, Escava Rotary Drum Screens have a relatively small footprint and can be easily  installed. Ensure you read the installation section of the Manual for complete information, if AKS is not installing the Escava for you.


The Escava Rotary Drum Screen Series has been design to provide easy access to the internal mechanism to provide ease of maintenance . Ensure you read the Manual for complete information about routine Maintenance to make sure your Escava Rotary Drum Screen remains is optimum operating condition.

Our Escava brand range of products helps screen, separate or compact sediments from wastewater, providing primary treatment for a host of industry applications. Additionally, we offer both Escava DAF (Dissolved Air Flotation) and Clarifier systems for more advanced separation of suspended solids, sludge and/or oils from wastewater, providing options for basic trade waste uses, right up to large scale Municipal applications. Read more