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Reliable silica monitoring supports power station efficiency

by Hach Company - a subsidiary of Danaher Corporation  (Jun. 26, 2015)

West Burton B CCGT is a Combined Cycle Gas Turbine power station near Nottingham in the UK. It has three open-cycle gas turbines capable of generating enough electricity for approximately 1.5 million UK homes. In common with all combustion based power stations, the CCGT has a requirement to monitor silica levels in the Plant’s water and ...

Indestructible Pumps for Clean Water

by Sulzer Ltd  (Jul. 8, 2015)

Sulzer pumps are used in the production of drinking water in many cities around the world. The special qualities that these pumps possess can be seen at the Zurich Municipal Water Utility. There, the operators have to cope with rising land and energy prices and a challenging topography. A small water flea plays a major role in Zurich. It swims ...

Pumped hydro storage softens blow of wind imbalance penalties

by Wind Energy Update - part of the FC Business Intelligence Ltd group  (Jul. 6, 2015)

Quarry Battery is developer of the £160 million ($249.2 million) Glyn Rhonwy pumped hydro facility in Wales which will be the UK’s first grid-scale electricity storage facility for decades. The facility will produce nearly 50 MW of electricity using pumped hydro technology. As more fossil fuel-fired generation is taken offline and ...

Pump Stations Transfer of Ownership

by CountyClean Environmental Services  (Apr. 10, 2015)

The change in ownership of private sewage pumping stations is set to take place from now until October 2016. CountyClean Environmental Services advise on the changes currently underway. Some privately owned pumping ...

A New Pumping Station for Wichita

by American Water Works Association (AWWA)  (Dec. 1, 1976)

System redundancy and extreme reliability were respectively the technique and the goal of the new Wichita, Kansas 160 mgd pumping plant. The station is designed to be unattended, with annunciators and control panels located nearby, and all systems are fail-safe to provide reliability even in the event of natural ...

Puny drain pumping station

by Bedford Pumps Ltd  (Jun. 25, 2011)

Bedford Pumps Ltd has recently completed the installation of the Mechanical and Electrical plant at a new pumping station at Puny Drain. The drain which is controlled by the East of Ouse, Polver and Nar IDB’s, drains an area of low lying land to the south of Kings Lynn. The recent redesign of the drainage system in the area necessitated the ...

Pumping Station CSI – Case Studies

by Water Environment Federation (WEF)  (Oct. 21, 2006)

These case studies show the results of what happens when modifications to a pumping station are conducted without an engineering investigation, and what can be avoided when one is performed. There are many competing interests for a municipality’s resources and careful decisions have to be made when deciding what needs are to be met. The purpose of ...

Confluence -- Historic Pumping Station Rejuvenated

by American Water Works Association (AWWA)  (Oct. 1, 1985)

This article describes the renovation of Philadelphia´s Fairmount Waterworks, part of the oldest urban water system in the United States. The defunct pumping station´s Greek Revival structures are being restored to recapture their architectural bloom, and their interiors are being rehabilitated for contemporary use as a hydroelectric plant, a ...

A Landscaped Pump Station for Tyler, Tex.

by American Water Works Association (AWWA)  (Aug. 1, 1977)

A booster pump station required to provide a residential neighborhood in Tyler, Texas with adequate pressure has been landscaped to blend into the ...

J530 Kingston Lyle sewage pumping station

by WES Ltd / Weschem Ltd  (Oct. 10, 2011)

New installation of SciNox Dosing Cube and 400 l storage tank in sensitive area Client: Thames Water  Area: Wantage The client required a temporary dosing system until planning permission was approved for a septicity control system. The pumping station is based underground and is on a bridle path for thorough-bred race horses.  Any ...

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