Total Phosphorus Success

Posted by Angus Fosten on March 21, 2018

Partech recently completed successful installations of MicroMac Total P and Iron Analysers Trial at Wessex Water's Royal Wootton Basset and Calne treatment works. These are the first installations following a trial last year that confirmed the MicroMac C's excellent measurement accuracy compared to both laboratory tests and alternative products and robust ...

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PR19 Negotiations – a supplier view

Posted by Angus Fosten on March 20, 2018

The UK water industry has recently been in the spotlight, issues with leakage following the 'beast from the east' and speeches by politicians from both left and right challenging industry leaders to look at their corporate governance. This increased public scrutiny, combined with the early stages of PR19 negotiation, mean that key suppliers such ...

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Turbidity Sensor

Case Study: Turbidity Control to Reduce Sand Trickle Filter

Posted by Lucy Govan on January 29, 2018

Partech recently worked with a UK water company on a Sewage Treatment Works with disproportionately high electricity costs caused by running Sand Trickle Filters continuously. Their effluent was constantly being sent through final Sand Trickle Filters for tertiary treatment, even when it was well within the discharge consent levels. The works ...

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Partech Directors Visit Beijing Ben-Hua In China

Posted by Lucy Govan on November 30, 2017

This month Partech's Joint Managing Directors Angus Fosten and Roger Henderson flew to China to visit our distributor based in Beijing, Beijing Ben-Hua. The trip was to further enhance the relationship between Beijing Ben-Hua and Partech, as well as discuss future product requirements with Tianjin Design Institute. The directors spent much time with Technical Manager Xaiohui ...

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Partech Approved for ISO 9001 Standard (2015)

Posted by Lucy Govan on November 27, 2017

Partech were recently audited by SGS audit services which has resulted in successfully being approved for the current version of ISO 9001 which was released in September 2015 - ISO 9001 standard (2015) ISO 9001 is the international standard that specifies requirements for a quality management system. Organisations use the standard to demonstrate ...

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Western Morning News Business Awards 2017

Partech Shortlisted for Western Morning News Business Awards 2017

Posted by Lucy Govan on October 16, 2017

The Western Morning news Business Awards 2017 have announced their shortlist and Partech have made it as finalists in the 'Exporter Of The Year' category. The Western Morning News Business Awards rightly puts South West businesses in the limelight. Every year it discovers and celebrates new talent and shares the success ...

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aeration lane

Measuring Dissolved Oxygen In Aeration Lanes

Posted by Lucy Govan on September 7, 2017

Dissolved Oxygen is a key parameter in the efficient treatment of waste water during the secondary treatment stage the point at which organic waste is oxidised to form carbon dioxide, water and nitrogen compounds. It is important to act on accurate measurements of Dissolved Oxygen in activated sludge plants for the ...

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740 Portable Suspended Solids Monitor

Product Focus: 740 Portable Suspended Solids Monitor

Posted by Lucy Govan on July 28, 2017

This month we are focusing on our 740 Portable Suspended Solids Meter.  This is the ideal portable instrument for providing quick and accurate readings of suspended solids, sludge blanket levels and turbidity.  Why use the 740 Portable Suspended Solids Meter? The 740 Monitor includes capability for up to ten customer programmed user profiles, ...

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Vice Chairman Angus Fosten

Angus Fosten Elected As Vice Chairman Of British Water UK Forum

Posted by Lucy Govan on July 27, 2017

Partech's Joint Managing Director Angus Fosten has been elected as Vice Chairman of the British Water UK Forum. British Water’s UK forum provides a hugely important role, pulling together consultants, contractors and suppliers in a non-adversarial environment. It allows experiences, ideas and problems to be shared to provide innovative solutions to ...

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Katie - Work Experience 2017

Katie’s Work Experience Week At Partech

Posted by Lucy Govan on July 21, 2017

Every year we offer the chance for students to undergo work experience at Partech. This year we were joined by Katie Coad from Penrice Academy. Katie primarily assisted the Design Team with testing and calibrating instruments. She also helped out in the Sales, Admin and Finance Departments and was a pleasure to ...

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