Chemical dosing systems: repair or replace?

Is it time to scrap your malfunctioning or broken-down chemical dosing system, or should you carry on repairing it? In fact, there are more options than just those two, and with proper maintenance you...

Elektra – the remote pump-management solution for water-treatment applications

Operators working in modern water and wastewater treatment sites face the dual challenges of processing water to the appropriate local or national standards while simultaneously working to budget and minimizing environmental impact. This means that,...

Bradford-on-Avon STW – Ferric Chloride Chemical Dosing Case Study

Background In west Wiltshire, close to the border with Somerset, the town of Bradford on Avon until 1876 was served in the form of sewers that ran from various locations directly into the River Avon....

The chemical treatment solution targeting borehole contamination

Official figures show that April 2021 was both one of the driest Aprils on record for the UK – and the sunniest. Changing climate patterns and the paucity of regular rainfall is just one reason...

Information Flow

Straight forward, cost-effective and short-listed. Generating savings of over £20k in its first phase, a project designed and delivered by Morrison Water Services (MWS) on behalf of Yorkshire Water has achieved industry recognition and...

Dairy wastewater treatment and design

What is dairy wastewater? and how is it treated? Due to the continuing growth of milk production, wastewater from dairies is considered one of the largest sources of industrial wastewater. Much of this wastewater...

Chemical dosing in tricky locations

Even as the covid-19 pandemic continues to stifle investment, water companies have to meet the more stringent requirements for the removal of phosphorus from wastewater brought in under AMP7. Graham Ward at chemical dosing...

Improved activated sludge plant performance with OMEX

Improved coagulation, Lower final effluent COD, Lower suspended solids. Industrial wastewater treatment often involves an activated sludge plant as part of the treatment process. However due to the nature of an industrial production process, the...

Testing in the Tyrol

In the extensive area covered by the ‘AIZ’ Wastewater Management Association, a large number of pumps are constantly at work moving wastewater into the right channels and ultimately to the sewage treatment plant. VEGA...

Smart new technologies can play a vital role in addressing plastic pollution crisis in...

From source to sea, our waters are contaminated by a plastics scourge. A new study by the United Nations Environment Programme and the International Water Management Institute offers a number of technological solutions aimed...