Wastewater

Example Food Processing Industry

Aerated lagoon in a sugar factory

The biological pre-treatment of wastewater from a sugar factory takes place in a plant basically consisting of  an aerated lagoon, an intermediate treatment stage and an earth basin upstream to the public sewerage. The aerated lagoon is equipped with a total of five FUCHS Aerators, installed on flotation devices.
 

Type of wastewater:
food processing industry
(processing of stone fruit and turnips)
Cleaning objective:BOD/COD removal
Aerated lagoon:volume:            13,800 m³
water depth:      4.2 m
Equipment:4 x FUCHS OXYSTAR Aerator 
(nominal power: 15.0 kW each)
1 x FUCHS CENTROX Aerator 
(nominal power: 15.0 kW)

       

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Information

  • Effective oxygen transfer and thorough mixing of the entire volume of the lagoon
  • Optimum aeration and mixing of the wastewater even for very large lagoons by  combining FUCHS OXYSTAR Aerators and FUCHS CENTROX Aerators
  • Placed in the center of the lagoon the FUCHS CENTROX Aerator supports and complements the strong horizontal circular flow created by the FUCHS OXYSTAR Aerators

Products

FUCHS OXYSTAR Aerator
Efficient and economical wastewater treatment
FUCHS CENTROX Aerator
A gentle but thorough method of mixing wastewater

Solutions

Aerated Lagoons
Fresh air and plenty of activity with FUCHS Aerators

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