Aeration & Blowers White Papers And Case Studies

  1. Fluence Aerators Improve Lagoon Aeration at Recycled Paper Plant
    5/23/2016

    Pronal, a recycled paper plant, produces craft paper. The plant produces an average flow of 14,000 m3/day (3.7 MGD) of wastewater with high contents of Biochemical Oxygen Demand (BOD), Chemical Oxygen Demand (COD) and Total Suspended Solids (TSS).

  2. Submersible Pumps Help With Flood Control
    5/1/2016

    Sims Bayou begins near Missouri City, TX, and meanders northeast until it reaches Buffalo Bayou.

  3. Switch To Hybrid Blowers Offsets 68% Electrical Rate Increase For WWTP
    3/2/2016

    The Old Orchard Beach Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) serves the town of Old Orchard Beach, Maine, a coastal resort community where the population swells from 9,000 year-round residents to 75,000 in late June through early August, when seasonal residents and day trippers descend for the peak summer months.

  4. A More Reliable, More Efficient Aerator – Tomball, TX WWTP
    2/26/2016

    ​In 2013, operators of the Tomball, Texas Wastewater Treatment Plant were facing increasing maintenance issues with three brush aerators operating in the plant's two-channel oxidation ditch. The aerator failures were threatening to compromise effluent quality and environmental compliance. Tomball needed replacements.​

  5. Why ASME PTC10 Is Not Sufficient To Define Testing Of A High Speed Turbo Blower
    1/22/2016

    The technology to produce low pressure air, an energy intensive ingredient in the wastewater process, has made significant steps forward in recent years. Unfortunately, the specifications for testing these new sophisticated air producers have not kept pace.

  6. IFAS System Doubles Ammonia Removal Capacity
    10/2/2015

    In August of 2007, the Michigan Department of Environmental Quality issued seasonal ammonia discharge limits for the Coldwater Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP), which included a daily maximum ammonia concentration of 2.0 mg/L between the months of May and November.

  7. Albertville WWTP Uses Biogas Blower To Replace Natural Gas To Fuel Boilers
    8/25/2015

    As part of an ongoing effort to improve efficiency and lifecycle costs across all of its projects, a Municipal Utilities Board in Albertville, Ala., set out to upgrade solids handling at the WWTP and pursue Class A biosolids certification, a U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) designation for dewatered and heated sludge that contains low levels of pathogens.

  8. How To Revolutionize The Water Industry In 5 Simple Steps
    8/12/2015

    Turning wastewater into drinking water. Fueling cars with tap water. Installing “waterless” toilets in airport restrooms. Each and every day, people around the globe are trying to transform the water industry in many ways. Here are five steps to help you revolutionize the water industry.

  9. Los Alamos WWTP Gains Turndown Capability And Saves Energy With Hybrid Blowers
    7/14/2015

    Los Alamos, NM, the former site of topsecret laboratories where government scientists developed the atomic bomb during World War II, is once again a town at the forefront of new technology.

  10. Desalination Serves Coastal Argentine City
    6/30/2015

    When a series of water crises in 2014 disrupted conventional utility services in the coastal Argentine city of Caleta Olivia, the city needed a way to ensure an uninterrupted water supply.