GRAZ, MAY 14, 2018. -- International technology Group ANDRITZ has received an order to supply a complete drying and incineration system for the expansion of the Bailonggang wastewater treatment plant in Shanghai. The order value for ANDRITZ is almost 120 million euros. Construction work will start at the end of 2018, with first firing expected by the end of 2019.
The technology supplied by ANDRITZ includes sludge handling, nine fluidized bed dryers, six Ecofluid bubbling fluidized bed boiler lines including the entire flue gas cleaning, as well as full plant automation.The scope of supply further comprises engineering, manufacturing, delivery, and supervision of both installation and commissioning.
Located in the city of Shanghai and close to Pudong International Airport, the Bailonggang wastewater treatment plant is one of the world’s largest effluent treatment plants and the largest in Asia. Upon completion, the expansion project will have an installed capacity of up to 3,000 tons sludge per day.
The plant is set to be the world's largest sludge incineration plant and will serve as a landmark among Chinese environmental projects.
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ANDRITZ is a globally leading supplier of plants, equipment, and services for hydropower stations, the pulp and paper industry, the metalworking and steel industries, and for solid/liquid separation in the municipal and industrial sectors as well as for animal feed and biomass pelleting. Other important business segments include automation and service business. In addition, the international Group is also active in the power generating sector (steam boiler plants, biomass boilers, recovery boilers, and gasification plants) and in environmental technology (flue gas cleaning plants) and offers equipment for the production of nonwovens, dissolving pulp, and panelboard as well as recycling plants. The publicly listed technology Group is headquartered in Graz, Austria, and has a staff of approximately 25,700 employees. ANDRITZ operates more than 250 sites in over 40 countries.
ANDRITZ Separation is one of the leading separation technology specialists with the broadest technology portfolio in solid/liquid separation. The industries served include sectors ranging from environment to food, chemicals, and mining and minerals. The comprehensive product portfolio for solid/liquid separation comprises mechanical technologies such as centrifuges, filters, screens, thickeners, or separators, and thermal technologies such as dryers or coolers. The service sector focuses on customer support through local presence, prompt delivery of spare and wear parts, process monitoring and optimization, as well as operator training. In addition, the Separation business area offers technologies and services for the production of animal feed and biomass pellets.