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  • Hydro International: White Cart Water Flood Prevention scheme, Glasgow
    White Cart Water Flood Prevention scheme, Glasgow
    Hydro International
    White Cart Water near Glasgow is prone to flash-flooding and water levels can rise by 6m after only 12 hours of rain. Since 1908 it has inflicted more than 20 serious floods in the city's south side. Glasgow City Council’s...
  • Puriflo - a division of ESE Engineering: DAF system for UNIQ Prepared Food
    DAF system for UNIQ Prepared Food
    Puriflo - a division of ESE Engineering
    The UNIQ Prepared Foods factory at Northampton required an effluent treatment system, but space at the factory was limited. The Puriflo team designed custom plant to fit into the space available. The DAF unit and chemical...
  • Corgin: Floating aerator hire for multiple Scottish Water sites
    Floating aerator hire for multiple Scottish Water sites
    Corgin
    Hot and dry weather can often pose a challenge to wastewater treatment works. Corgin received urgent calls from several remote treatment works in Scotland that were struggling to maintain consent levels due to lack of...
  • ARM Ltd: Success case studies using aerated reed beds
    Success case studies using aerated reed beds
    ARM Ltd
    Buffalo Airport is in Washington State (USA) and generates significant loads of runoff contaminated with anti-freeze. This had been a difficult issue to resolve in wintertime, as large volumes of runoff and snow melt...
  • Hydro International: Wigan Flood Alleviation Scheme
    Wigan Flood Alleviation Scheme
    Hydro International
    Homes and businesses in the low-lying southern areas of Wigan, including the town’s main bus depot, as well as major supermarkets, have been impacted by flooding. The Environment Agency’s determination to reduce the risk and...
  • 2H Water Technologies: Largest trickling filter project has low carbon rating
    Largest trickling filter project has low carbon rating
    2H Water Technologies
    A UK water company needed to update the secondary treatment system at one of its large municipal sewage treatment works. The work, run by Carillion Water, was part of a £12.5m AMP4 contract to upgrade the system. Carillion...
  • 2H Water Technologies: Wastewater treatment plant for food manufacturer
    Wastewater treatment plant for food manufacturer
    2H Water Technologies
    Wastewater treatment plant at a key factory of a major food manufacturer was no longer meeting effluent standards. The water treatment company was reluctant to replace the existing roughing filter system as it had proved to...
  • Hydro International: Weedon Dam Flood Alleviation Scheme
    Weedon Dam Flood Alleviation Scheme
    Hydro International
    The pretty Northampton villages around Weedon, in the upper River Nene valley, suffered disastrous flooding in 1998, with Weedon Bec being particularly affected. To alleviate this problem, the Environment Agency (EA) put...
  • ARM Ltd: Landfill leachate treatment, Bobbingworth
    Landfill leachate treatment, Bobbingworth
    ARM Ltd
    Veolia Environmental Services operate Bobbingworth landfill site in Essex. Following the capping and landscaping of the site, Veolia required a means of treating leachate, which was accumulating within the landfill and being...
  • Bürkert Fluid Control Systems: Flow control valves for CO2 delivery in water treatment
    Flow control valves for CO2 delivery in water treatment
    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems
    Delivering high quality water supplies to remote communities can be a considerable challenge for water authorities, but a combination of expert engineering skills and innovative process control equipment has delivered a...
  • ELIQUO HYDROK: Raw water intake screening for SES Water, Croydon
    Raw water intake screening for SES Water, Croydon
    ELIQUO HYDROK
    ELIQUO HYDROK designed, manufactured and installed a simple but effective raw water intake screening system for SES Water at Goatbridge, Croydon. The design and engineering team’s approach was to create bespoke 2mm wedge...
  • Hydro International: Hydro-Brake® Flow Controls relieve Yorkshire flooding
    Hydro-Brake® Flow Controls relieve Yorkshire flooding
    Hydro International
    The Blackburn Brook runs through a 500m long culvert beneath theThorncliffe Industrial Estate. The small existing weir, situated on the brook, creates a holding capacity of just 4000 cu.m; this was not large enough to...
  • Inspectahire Instrument Company: LPG tank base heating replacement, Shetland
    LPG tank base heating replacement, Shetland
    Inspectahire Instrument Company
    In order to stop the ground beneath an LPG tank freezing, an electric blanket was fitted under the bed of the tank. This particular tank was the largest single tank of its type, containing 18,000 tonnes of LPG. Inspectahire...
  • Corgin: Odour and dust control at energy-from-waste facility
    Odour and dust control at energy-from-waste facility
    Corgin
    Corgin supplied and installed an AtomisterAiro system at a state-of-the-art energy-from-waste facility in the east of England. The AtomisterAiro system has been specially designed to reduce dust and odour emissions in the...
  • Bürkert Fluid Control Systems: Fluidic control valves for medical diagnosis technology
    Fluidic control valves for medical diagnosis technology
    Bürkert Fluid Control Systems
    Bürkert worked in conjunction with The Technology Partnership (TTP) for Cambridge-based Sphere Fluidics to help turn one of its microfluidic prototypes into a commercial product, to be used in the field of antibody-based...