Evoqua’s technology selected for wastewater treatment in St. Clairsville, Ohio

Evoqua’s Municipal Products and Services division will supply 10 new Envirex Series 400 RBC units arranged in two parallel flow trains.

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PITTSBURGH, AUGUST 11, 2016 --Evoqua Water Technologies’ Rotating Biological Contactor (RBC) technology has been selected to upgrade the St. Clairsville, Ohio wastewater treatment plant (WWTP). Evoqua worked closely with its sales partner BissNuss Inc., on the upgrade project.

The St. Clairsville WWTP was looking to replace their existing rotating biological contactors with equipment that would provide equivalent treatment capacity for biological oxygen demand (BOD) to help to break down organic material, and suspended solids removal. The Envirex™ Series 400 RBC was selected as a cost-effective solution for retrofitting the existing tank structures, and based on its history of dependability.

Evoqua’s Municipal Products and Services division will supply ten (10) new Envirex Series 400 RBC units arranged in two (2) parallel flow trains with five (5) RBCs installed in each train for optimal performance. The Envirex Series 400 RBC system features a heavy duty shaft designed for superior fatigue resistance, flexible treatment with three media densities, a hot-dipped galvanized corrosion resistant media support system, and instrumentation to measure the equipment and biomass loads to ensure long life.

RBCs are an efficient fixed-film wastewater technology for secondary and/or advanced biological treatment. Benefits include stable process results with minimal maintenance, small footprint with low headloss, and low energy consumption.

Evoqua has more than 40 years of experience with RBC technologies through its Envirex™ brand family of products. For more information, visit www.evoqua.com/envirex.

About Evoqua
Evoqua Water Technologies is the global leader in helping municipalities and industrial customers protect and improve the world’s most fundamental natural resource: water. Evoqua has a more than 100-year heritage of transforming water and wastewater through innovation and industry firsts, market-leading expertise, and unmatched customer service. Its cost-effective and reliable treatment systems and services ensure uninterrupted quantity and quality of water, enable regulatory and environmental compliance, increase efficiency through water reuse, and prepare customers for next-generation demands.

Evoqua’s unparalleled portfolio of proven brands, advanced technologies, mobile and emergency water supply solutions and service helps cities across the world provide and discharge clean water, and enable leisure and commercial industry to maximize productivity and profitability. For more information, visit www.evoqua.com.

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