South West Water

Posted by Angus Fosten on February 27, 2010

Exmouth Dosing Control It can be a tough job for the water treatment industry, faced with the needs to ensure the effectiveness of their treatment plants and processes whilst keeping operating costs within strict budgets. Finding a solution to these challenges means not only investing in the most appropriate technologies so ...

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TurbiTech in MBR Plant

MBR Control

Posted by Angus Fosten on

Suspended Solids Monitoring Improves Efficiency Back in late 2004 Southern Water Services replaced the existing wastewater treatment works at Sissinghurst, Kent with a Copa Membrane Bioreactor (MBR) process in order to achieve tightened discharge consent. This was Southern Water's first full scale submerged membrane reactor process for operational works. This plant ...

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Portable Suspended Solids Monitoring

Posted by Angus Fosten on February 19, 2010

Construction Site Pollution Prevention For civil engineering contractors, one of the problems that can be encountered when undertaking large development projects is the potential pollution of surface waters from run-off containing quantities of suspended solids. When direct discharge to a watercourse is required an Environment Agency Discharge Consent must be gained. ...

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Land Reclamation Monitoring

Posted by Angus Fosten on February 27, 2010

Effluent Water Quality Monitoring at an Open Cast Coal Site On the hills above Merthyr Tydfil, Miller Argent is undertaking a highly ambitious land reclamation scheme that is also involving the extraction of coal by opencast methods. Known as the 'Ffos-y-fran Land Reclamation Scheme', this is the third and final phase ...

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