Wastewater > Treatment

Anammox bugs tackle sewage at Qld plant

08 March, 2021

In an exciting milestone for the waste industry, Urban Utilities and Veolia have unveiled a full-scale sidestream plant that uses anammox bacteria to treat wastewater.


Holiday park upgrades sewage treatment plant to meet growth

04 March, 2021

Aerofloat was engaged by Ballina Beach Village to design a sustainable sewage treatment plant solution that would meet its increased growth.


Aerofloat wins contract for leachate treatment plant at Dunmore

11 February, 2021

Aerofloat was selected due to its extensive knowledge of biological wastewater treatment and proven success in delivering projects with technical and process complexity.


Don't be so caustic!

01 December, 2020

Magnesium hydroxide is much better than caustic soda or lime for treating wastewater. Why aren't its advantages better known?


Pump more wastewater with less chokes

02 October, 2020

The work of a solids-handling pump is getting tougher across a range of industries and applications.


Pure oxygen can reduce risks of Legionella generation from water treatment plants by 90%

01 September, 2020

Until recently, there was no reason to believe that purification using activated sludge could involve any risk to public health, but some recent events have revealed that this is in fact the case.


Aerofloat ISO certified in multiple international standards

14 August, 2020

Aerofloat Australia has successfully met rigorous International Organisation for Standardisation (ISO) standards for its integrated management systems.


AI breakthrough in Tassie salmon farming

01 August, 2020

The growing demand for farmed seafood has led to increasing levels of automation to help the industry grow, while minimising environmental impact.


Students' sludge solution wins internships at GHD

31 July, 2020

Two engineering students at the University of Sydney have developed a more hygienic, dignified and safer way to dislodge latrine sludge in developing countries.


Managing saline effluent at CSG site

24 July, 2020

Concept has completed construction of a 112 ML Saline Effluent Management System for a CSG customer, which will reduce saline processing time by 30%.


SA WWTP sets sustainability record

10 July, 2020

SA Water's new Murray Bridge Wastewater Treatment Plant has received an 'excellent' design rating from the Infrastructure Sustainability Council of Australia.


Toxic wastewater cleaned up using electricity

10 July, 2020

Electricity could soon be used to clean up heavily contaminated industrial wastewater streams.


TasWater solves blockage and odour problem

10 June, 2020

TasWater approached Netco Pumps, which ran a trial of Calix's ACTI-Mag product at the Southern Wastewater Treatment Plant.


Luggage Point marked for organic wastewater treatment technology

01 June, 2020

Veolia Water Technologies and Urban Utilities will work together to install an ANITA Mox sidestream treatment plant in Brisbane.


From waste plastic to wastewater treatment

28 April, 2020

Appropriating waste PET bottles may help to remove antibiotics from wastewater.


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