A detailed understanding of your facility’s operations and cost drivers is vital for providing you with a comprehensive overview of your plant expenses and identifying potential savings. Our case studies (link) and a sample Operations Solution Summary (insert link) give you an idea of the kind of analysis we provide. Most consulting engineers are hard pressed to provide such comprehensive analysis. How do we do it? Our analytics and financial modeling engines draw from our extensive knowledgebase of equipment and operations utilized in Biosolids treatment and dewatering.

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FACILITY CONTACT INFORMATION

Facility Name

Facility Address

Plant Contact or Champion

Plant Contact Position

Mobile Phone Number

Office Phone Number

Email Address

FACILITY INFORMATION

Cost per KWH

Reuse Water PSI

Portable Water PSI

COST AVOIDANCE

Capital Project
 yes no

When Project will be Implemented

Cost of Project

FACILITY FLOWS

Type of Wastewater Treatment Process

Permitted Daily Flow (mgd)

Average Daily Flow (mgd)

Average WAS Flow (gallons per day)

Average WAS TS (%)

WAS PUMPS

Number of WAS Pumps

Unit Capacity of WAS Pumps (hp)

WAS Wasting Rate (gpm)

WAS Wasting Schedule (hours/day)

Condition of WAS Pumps

Do Waste Pumps Have VFD Controls
 yes no

SCUM PUMPS

Number of Scum Wells

Number of Scum Pumps

Average Scum Flow (gallons per day)

Average Scum Flow Rate (gpm)

Scum Pumping Schedule (hours/day)

Current Scum Disposition

Condition of Scum Pumps

THICKENERS

Type of Thickeners
 Disk Thickener Dissolved Air Flotation Gravity Belt Thickener Gravity Thickener Rotary Drum Thickener
 Other (please specify)

Number of Thickeners

Unit Capacity of Feed Pumps (hp)

Current WAS Processing Rate (gpm)

Thickener Operating Schedule

What % Solids to Thickeners (%)

Normal % Solids of Thickened Sludge (%)

Condition of Thickeners

Thickener Drive Motor hp

Polymer Usage

DIGESTERS AND SLUDGE HOLDING TANKS

Type of Digesters

Number of Digesters

Number of Sludge Holding Tanks

Number of Holding Tank Mixers

Holding Tank Mixer hp

Unit Capacity of Digesters (gallon)

Unit Capacity of Sludge Holding Tanks (gallon)

Type of Aerators

Number of Blowers/Surface Aerators (hp)

Unit Capacity of Blowers/Surface Aerators

Blowers/Surface Aerators Operating Schedule (hours/day)

DEWATERING

Number of Feed Pumps

Unit Capacity of Feed Pumps (hp)

Number of Centrifuges/Belt Presses

Unit Hydraulic Capacity of Centrifuges/Belt Presses (gpm)

Current Dewatering
 Belt Filter Press Centrifuge Contract Dewatering Screw Press Sludge Drying Beds
 Other (please specify)

Current Dewatering Rate (gpm)

Dewatering Operating Schedule

% Solids to Dewatering (%)

Normal % Solids of Dewatered Biosolids (%)

Condition of Feedpumps

Condition of Dewatering Equipment

Polymer Usage

Polymer Cost per Pound

DEWATERED HAULING

Hauling Cost Per Wet Ton

Tipping Fee Per Wet Ton

Biosolids Hauled Per Year (wet tons)

Truckloads Hauled Per Year

Biosolids Hauling Company

Primary Disposition Outlet
 Land Fill Land Application Composting Dryer/Pelletizer Incinerator Lime Stabilizer Residual Management Facility
 Other (please specify)

Primary Disposition Site (Name & Location)

Secondary Disposition Site (Name & Location)

LIQUID HAULING

Hauling Cost per Gallon

Gallons per Tanker Load

Number of Tanker Loads per Month/Year

% Solids Hauled

DIGESTER OR DEWATERING ODOR ISSUES

Digester
 yes no

Dewatering
 yes no

Drying Beds
 yes no