The plant features a reception pit of 5,000 cubic metres and five treatment lines, each with the capacity to process 40 tonnes per hour. These lines are equipped with over 30 optical sensors to separate paper, board, glass and different types of plastic. The facility is also fitted with...
  The Gabal El Asfar wastewater treatment plant (WTTP) on the outskirts of Cairo (Egypt) has successfully completed its Proving Period Test. The Proving Period Test involves a series of operational trials in the plant to ensure that it performs according to established criteria and that it complies with all...
The new Lagares Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) forms part of the “Vigo Sanitation Plan”. It is the result of the response to the serious pollution problems of the Vigo Ria (estuary) on the part of the three public authorities involved: the Spanish Ministry of Ecological Transition (MITECO), through state...
Resurja is currently responsible for treating all the waste produced in the province’s 97 municipalities. The “Jaén-Sierra Sur” Plant receives the waste collected in 32 municipalities located in the west of the province, including the capital city; a total of around 125,000 tonnes from approximately 325,000 users. The waste...
    This scenario makes it necessary to have the Llobregat WRP operating at 100% capacity. The facility was originally built to increase the flows circulating in the river, to contribute to recharging the aquifers (which are strategic reserves), to provide ecological flows to the lagoons of the lower valley and the...
Ras Abu Fontas 3 has a capacity of 164,000 m3 per day. The final client for the water produced at the plant is the Qatar General Electricity & Water Corporation (KAHRAMAA). ACCIONA Agua is responsible for operation and maintenance of the plant for a period of 10 years. The construction...
The project entrusted to Bianna Recycling encompassed engineering, manufacture, assembly, commissioning, staff training in operating and maintenance, and plant maintenance. The facility will serve the population of Santiago de Querétaro and will manage around 400,000 tonnes of waste per annum. “It is the first facility in Mexico to implement...
This special is devoted to ballistic separators, balers & compactors for recycling plants. A simple, comprehensive and useful technical guide to the main features of the ballistic separators, balers & compactors offered by leading national and international manufacturers. This guide is presented in the form of a data table...
We begin this year with our, by now, consolidated and much consulted Guide to Stationary & Mobile Primary Shredders for recycling plants. This is complemented by comparative tables and technical guides on sorting technologies, something that engineers and developers of turnkey waste treatment & management plants, and material recovery...
Technical process On arrival at the plant, the materials undergo an initial pretreatment stage, in which recyclable elements that have been deposited erroneously in the brown container (metals, plastics, glass, etc.) are mechanically separated. For this purpose, the facility is equipped with a bag opener supplied by Industrias LEBLAN. This...