New portable tank cleaning service for utilities sector

Industrial cleaning and waste management specialist Qualitech has launched a new tank cleaning service for the utilities sector, following an investment in the latest screening and classification technology from wet processing industry experts CDE. CDE’s...

Yorkshire Water working with Anglian on sludge trade deal

Yorkshire Water is working in partnership with Anglian Water to ensure sludge can be treated efficiently. As part of the short-term partnership, sludge will be transported from Anglian’s treatment works in Great Billing to Yorkshire...

Sludge cake to liquid in minutes

Yorkshire Water Knostrop is a large wastewater treatment plant servicing a growing population of 800,000 people. The decision was taken to rebuild the works with standard digestion and a Combined Heat and Power (CHP)...

SEEPEX back mixing technology increases sludge throughput

SEEPEX engineered solution encompassing progressive cavity pumps for dewatered sludge back mixing has increased sludge throughput at Anglian Water’s Cotton Valley cake import facility by 50%, enabling the site to generate more biogas, and...

Continuous, real-time monitoring of sludge blanket levels

ATi UK’s Senior Service Engineer, Mark Holmes, discusses the cutting-edge technologies available for measuring and monitoring sludge blanket, providing optimum efficiency and flexibility through smart, ultrasonic and continuous, real-time measurement. Measuring and managing the depth...

A win-win for the environment and water companies, EloVac®- P, vacuum degassing of digested...

ELIQUO is a group of companies operating in the field of municipal water, wastewater and sludge treatment. Together, th-ey provide a comprehensive range of solutions: from EPC contracting in Germany and the Netherlands, to...

THAT’S THE POWER OF POO!

David Hartley explains how Anglian Water is generating enough energy from its combined heat and power (CHP) plants to run a town the size of Lowestoft for a year. Last year was a record year...

The power of poo

Northumbrian Water is the only wastewater company in the UK to use 100% of its sewage sludge (the left over material at the end of the wastewater treatment process) and convert it into gas...

De-watering activated sludge

David Helicon, Principal Waste Water Scientist at South West Water, has developed an industry leading solution to de-watering activated sludge. The result is a more desirable agricultural fertiliser and improved efficiency at the treatment...

Sludge management – biosolids’ recycling

Dr David Tompkins, Head of Knowledge Exchange & Innovation at Aqua Enviro. Aqua Enviro is the UK consultancy within SUEZ Water Technologies & Solutions. Biosolids (or treated sewage sludges) typically have two markets – land...