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  • Biological Nutrient Removal Restores River Habitat on Long Island

    WesTech Engineering, Inc. of Salt Lake City, Utah, is helping to restore the river habitat of the Patchogue River and the Great South Bay by employing innovative technologies for the removal of nutrients being discharged by the Patchogue Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) located on the southern shore of Long Island in New York. As a part of this expansion and upgrade, WesTech supplied two ...


    By WesTech Engineering, Inc.

  • Comprehensive testing program for `Nutrient & Ammonia Removal` from domestic wastewater using EEC package plant

    To Simplify On-Site Treatment. A new unique modular containerised MBBR wastewater treatment system Called the 'High-Speed Bio Tec' designed by EEC Global Operation LLC and EEC (EUROPE) LTD South Cambridgeshire. The system is now installed for trial at Blackburn Meadows STW Sheffield, one of Yorkshire Water's prestigious sites. See right hand picture, 'New Testing System in England'. The ...


    By EEC Global Operation LLC

  • City of York and Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Open Commercial Nutrient Recovery Facility

    YORK, PA - The City of York and Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Inc. will officially open a new Nutrient Recovery Facility at the York Wastewater Treatment Plant (York WWTP) today at 11:30 a.m. This unveiling will mark the opening of the second facility in the nutrient-sensitive Chesapeake Bay watershed. Ostara's technology, called the Pearl® Nutrient Recovery Process, recovers ...

  • Thames Water to Recover Phosphorus From Sewage and Recycle Nutrients Into

    LONDON and VANCOUVER, BC - Thames Water and Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies announced today they will incorporate a new technology at Slough Sewage Treatment Works to recover phosphorus and ammonia from its wastewater stream and transform them into an environmentally-friendly, premium-quality commercial fertiliser. Ostara's technology helps sewage treatment works cost-effectively meet ...


    By Thames Water Utilities Ltd.

  • Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District and Ostara Partner to Install Commercial Nutrient Recovery Facility

    MADISON, WI and VANCOUVER, BC - The Madison Metropolitan Sewerage District (MMSD) and Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Inc. have partnered to install a new Nutrient Recovery Facility at MMSD's Nine Springs Wastewater Treatment Plant. The District, which serves 340,000 people in the cities, towns and villages surrounding Madison, selected Ostara's Pearl® Nutrient Recovery technology for ...

  • Plants provide ‘green liver’ by removing water toxins

    Blue-green algae, or ‘aquatic cyanobacteria’, can produce harmful toxins and present a serious health hazard when they bloom in large numbers. Researchers from Germany have now identified plant species that could be used to sustainably treat water by removing such cyanobacterial toxins. Cyanobacteria are common in water bodies with high nutrient load. Some cyanobacteria can ...

  • New BayFilter™ Boasts the Greatest Flow Rate and Pollutant Removal Efficiencies in the Stormwater Industry

    Mount Airy, Maryland – BaySaver Technologies, Inc. is pleased to announce the launch of its new BayFilter stormwater filtration system. After nearly a decade of research and development, the new multi-layered underground sand filtration system removes very fine sediment and nutrient pollutants from stormwater runoff at an astounding flow rate of 30 GPM per cartridge – twice the flow rate of any ...


    By BaySaver Technologies, Inc.

  • Cleaning up the effects of stormwater with biofilters

    Stormwater in urban areas can have negative effects on both the quantity and quality of surface- and ground-waters. Biofiltration systems are a popular form of water treatment, but information on their performance with stormwater is limited to laboratory studies. This research is the first to evaluate three biofiltration systems in practice. Biofiltration systems (otherwise known as biofilters, ...

  • Black & Veatch selected for wastewater treatment plant expansion in Olathe

    Black & Veatch, a leading global engineering, consulting and construction company, announced today that it has been selected by the city of Olathe, Kan., as the consulting engineer for the expansion of the Cedar Creek Wastewater Treatment Plant. Black & Veatch will provide engineering services for the initial study phase of the capital improvement project to implement advanced nutrient ...


  • Plant upgrades to enhance Chesapeake Bay water quality, save energy

    Visitors to the Chesapeake Bay area will soon be able to enjoy cleaner water in the bay thanks to upgrades at the Blue Plains Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant (AWTP) The Chesapeake Bay is the largest estuary in the United States and is located along the coasts of Virginia and Maryland. The Blue Plains AWTP, the largest facility of its kind in the world, serves more than 1.7 million people ...


    By Black & Veatch Corporation

  • SFPUC demonstrates innovative technology that recycles harmful sewage

    A pilot project at The San Francisco Public Utilities Commission’s (SFPUC) Southeast Wastewater Treatment Plant is the first plant in California to demonstrate a new technology that removes phosphorus and other nutrients from wastewater and recycles them into environmentally-safe commercial fertilizer. The technology was developed by Ostara Nutrient Recovery Technologies Inc. of Vancouver, ...

  • Bioremediation of antibiotic pollution by a salt-marsh plant

    The effects of antibiotic contamination may be attenuated by the common reed, new research shows. The study found that the common reed (Phragmites australis), sourced from a temperate estuary with brackish water, had capacity for the bioremediation of the veterinary antibiotic enrofloxacin (ENR). The authors suggest that salt-marsh plants and their associated micro-organisms could be a valuable ...

  • GE Advancing ‘Energy Neutrality’ for Municipal Wastewater Treatment with Introduction of ZeeLung* Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor Technology

    ZeeLung Membrane Aerated Biofilm Reactor is Four Times More Energy Efficient than Conventional Fine Bubble Aeration Systems New Technology Offers Simple, Ultra Low-Energy Nutrient Removal in a Small Footprint Municipal Treatment Plants Account for 35 Percent of Local Government Energy Budgets ZeeLung’s Introduction Highlights Resource Recovery Potential of Wastewater ...


    By GE Power & Water

  • WEFTEC PRODUCT SHOWCASE - Booth 2601 Hall F

    Blue Water Technologies, Inc. will unveil an exciting product at WEFTEC in San Diego this fall. The Salsnes Filter, new to the U.S., is a primary wastewater treatment technology manufactured in Norway. The Filter is a continuous, fine screening system which offers an alternative to primary clarifiers and removes over 30% BOD and 40 - 70% TSS. The filter solves a critical problem in today’s ...


    By Nexom

  • Siemens Broadens Wastewater and Water Treatment Portfolio

    The acquisition of Cambridge Water Technology is an important building block to Siemens’ strategy of pursuing leading-edge technologies with high customer value for municipal water and wastewater treatment as well as select industrial markets. Siemens works with a clear focus to provide cost-effective yet high-quality water treatment in both developed and developing countries by using ...


  • Fru-Con Awarded Two Contracts Totaling $138.7 Million

    BALTIMORE, MD. --- Fru-Con Construction has been awarded two contracts totaling $138.7 million to improve and expand the Patapsco Wastewater Treatment Plant for the city of Baltimore, Maryland. It is the first time the city of Baltimore has done business with Fru-Con.            With a current capacity of 73 million gallons per day (MGD), the existing circa 1920s ...


    By FRU-CON Construction, LLC

  • Kansas wastewater treatment plant expansion features rapid delivery of technology upgrades

    A dedication ceremony for Johnson County Wastewater’s newly expanded Blue River Main Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Overland Park, Kan., recently gave participants a chance to celebrate the successful completion of new facilities. Black & Veatch provided design services for the expansion, which swiftly enabled the county to meet the increasing needs of its rapidly growing population ...


  • Aeration Industries Upgrades & Retrofits

    Is your wastewater facility at maximum treatment capacity or unable to meet stricter effluent requirements? Are you looking for a treatment solution that will upgrade your current facility? Let’s Talk. Aeration Industries’ upgrade and retrofit solutions and services help wastewater treatment plants meet stricter regulations and maximize capacity ...

  • In-Pipe Technology Awarded Contract for Green Sewer Collection System Treatment in Mt. Airy, MD

    In-Pipe Technology® Company, Inc. announced today that the Town of Mt. Airy, MD has selected In-Pipe to provide professional, green sewer collection system services to the Mt. Airy Wastewater Treatment Plant and sewer collection system to control fats, oils and grease (FOG), reduce operating and maintenance costs, increase plant ...


  • ViroSoilTM Technology: a viable solution for land de-contamination from Virotec

    Virotec provides a range of uniquely tailored technologies for the treatment of contaminated water, industrial and municipal wastewater, solids and other environmental remediation applications. Central to Virotec’s technology solutions is a range of eighteen reagents with unique physical and chemical attributes, which remove dissolved phase metals, neutralise acidity and control odour. Virotec ...


    By Clarity Authoring

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