sludge blanket level detector News

  • FIND YOUR BLANKET!

    This Detector automates de-sludge pumps to operate only when necessary, reducing energy usage, wear-and-tear on pumps, and downtime for maintenance. It helps prevent carryover and optimize feed density for enhanced de-watering. Measuring, monitoring and controlling the solid-liquid interface level of primary, secondary and backwash silt/biosolids - in water and wastewater clarifiers and ...

  • Galway City Council are Investigating the Potential of IoT Technologies to Improve the City’s Litter Collection Service

    Galway City Council have installed ten SolarStreetBin™ litter bins from PEL Waste Reduction Equipment in Eyre Square, along Shop Street and on the Salthill Promenade. The IoT SolarStreetBin™ litter bin installations form part of a project investigating the potential of IoT (Internet-of-Things) technologies to impact the efficiency of litter collections in the city. PEL Waste ...

  • LEC changed technique of analysis of metals in spirits to capillary electrophoresis

    June, 2019 – Cognac, France. LEC company, one of the leading spirit control companies in the Cognac region, managed to switch from atomic absorption (AA) spectrometry to capillary electrophoresis (CE) to analyze metals in spirits using Capel-105M. LEC found the CE systems from Lumex Instruments to be the most cost-effective, user-friendly, and reliable solution to solve its ...


    By Lumex Instruments Group

  • Hit Your Target!

    This hand-held sludge level detector helps eliminate unnecessary pumping/dredging of clarifiers, tanks and lagoons, and aids in monitoring sludge bed depth for regulatory compliance and prevention of carryover. It uses high-intensity infrared light to locate both sludge blanket and overlying cloudy layer. A thumb-adjustable sensitivity control allows users to detect silt/sludge/bio-solids in ...

  • Agentbrite Arrives at Tayto Park

    Tayto Park, in Co Meath, is Ireland’s largest theme park and zoo. It is home to 100’s of attractions including The Cú Chulainn, Europe’s biggest wooden roller coaster, a 5D Cinema, and most recently they have partnered up with Nissan to bring Ireland’s first ever driving school for kids to the park. Located 30 minutes from Dublin City Centre, Tayto Park has become ...

  • SludgeWatch 715 Sludge Blanket Detector

    For our Partech instrument product focus this month, we’re looking at our portable 715 sludge blanket detector. It’s one of our most popular products with distributors all over the world and it’s not surprising as to why people like it so much… This little ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Meet the Distributor – Instrumatics – New Zealand

    Each month we’re talking to one of our distributors so that you can get to know them a little better. This month we spoke to Derek at Instrumatics New Zealand to see what he thought of Partech… Hi Derek, how long have you been affiliated with Partech? It’s been quite a while now, eight years. So you must like the products, what ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Sludge Monitors and the Top Three Ways they can Help your Business

    One of our recent blogs discussed how wastewater could be used to make money in treatment plants. As a result, we thought we’d take a look at the benefits of sludge monitors and how they can help your business in the water industry. We’ve listed our top three ways sludge blanket can help in the everyday treatment of water. Stop Sludge Escaping! By ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Severn Trent gets the Partech Treatment

    The treatment of sewage, wastewater and water has been transformed into a clean and efficient operation in mid-Wales and the Midlands thanks to a suite of portable Sludge Blanket Detectors which have been supplied to Severn Trent Water by Partech Instruments. Following the largest order in Partech’s 49 year history for this type of product, 450 units of the market leading SludgeWatch715 ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Blanket Success

    Partech's production team have been working flat out to supply Severn Trent a company wide suite of portable Sludge Blanket Detectors. The order for 380 units is the largest single contract for this type of product in the company's 48 year history. Severn Trent made the decision to move away from the traditional dipping tube type alternative for a variety of reasons. These included the safety ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Hach releases low-maintenance sludge blanket for level monitoring

    Hach’s SONATAX sc optimizes sludge extraction, manages recirculation, and warns of potential solids washouts that may result in costly permit violations. The SONATAX sc probe stays clean by using a magnetic coupled wiper that wipes the face of the probe. The wiper functions with a magnetic connection and without a shaft so there are no o-rings to replace and no need to open the probe housing. ...

  • Travels with Paul - Quarries and Wastewater Treatment Works

    We followed Paul’s visits in February so we could show you just what a Partech sales engineer does! The month started off in Romsey where Paul carried out a site survey at a very muddy quarry… Paul went to see if Partech could help with their flocculent dosing control. The Partech team are pretty certain they’ll be able to offer an excellent solution, but Paul went to lend a ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Controlling Sludge in Lamella Clarifiers

    This month we are focusing on the control of sludge blanket build up in Lamella Clarifiers. Lamella Clarifiers, also known as Inclined Plate Separators (IPS) are in common use at Waste Water Treatment Sites as small footprint plant settlement units and are often employed in place of conventional settling tanks. Controlling Sludge Blanket Build up Effluent ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Pulsar's Sludge Finder 2 Helps Severn Trent to Generate Extra Electricity

    Pulsar Process Measurement have supplied eight Sludge Finder 2 sludge interface monitors to Severn Trent's Stoke Bardolph site as part of a process improvement project that has allowed the company to significantly increase electricity generation on site and return energy to the National Grid In common with many large sewage treatment works, Stoke Bardolph uses the gas produced in the digesters to ...

  • Bristol Water goes for Partech - fixed point sludge blanket detection

    Quality drinking water is appreciated worldwide and only by applying the best treatment technologies will it satisfy all relevant standards and regulations. In the UK, Bristol Water takes pride is supplying its customers with the highest quality drinking water coming from two treatment plants close to the Severn Estuary on the north side of Bristol. With a capacity of 60 mega litres per day, the ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Partech product focus – 740 Portable Suspended Solids Monitor

    This month we’re taking a closer look at our Partech 740 Portable Suspended Solids Monitor. Our portable products are incredibly popular and it’s no surprise why – not only are they highly accurate but they’re also incredibly easy to use! The 740 monitor is great at offering ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Recession is boosting sustainable water & wastewater treatment markets

    The global economic slowdown has created huge opportunities for sustainable water & wastewater treatment technologies. These opportunities can be found in key areas such as energy efficiency, waste reduction, resource recovery as well as water reuse and recycling. The market is growing day by day and it promises to become a fully mainstream feature of the water market in the years to come. ...


    By Frost & Sullivan

  • Partech are WIOA winners

    Partech had the honour of winning the Ron Bergmeier ‘Best Stand’ award at this year’s Water Industry Operations Conference and Exhibition, held in Bendigo, Australia on 5-6th September. Supported by the Water Industry Operators Association of Australia (WIOA), the prestigious award was handed to the combined Partech and Fluidquip stall. An innovative demonstration of ...


    By Partech (Electronics) Ltd.

  • Installation works finished - another turnkey wastewater treatment plant

    After four months of cooperation of engineers, technicians, electricians and construction workers, the installation works at W&L brewery in Saint Lucia are finished! With our process team already ending the commissioning stage, we congratulate the entire GWE team of successful completion, of yet another turnkey wastewater treatment plant! The WWTP treats the brewing wastewater, periodically ...

  • Pulsar Sludge Finder 2`s, Wirelessly Helping with Final Treatment Compliance

    Pulsar have supplied 14 Sludge Finder 2 sludge blanket detectors to Severn Trent for their Barnhurst STW near Wolverhampton, automating the critical final treatment process to aid Compliance and reduce out of hours call-outs. On this large, well-established site, it would have been impossible to cable the units back to the control ...

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