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Compton Bassett Sewage Treatment Works

Background The Compton Bassett plant in Wiltshire treats domestic sewage from the nearby town as well as periodically taking waste from a nearby domestic waste recycling centre with onsite waste washing and cleaning facilities. This waste can have a high concentration of ammonia and during periods of peak discharge the process of de-nitrification causes excess … Continued

Sandfield Farms Ltd

Background Sandfield Farms Ltd, are part of the G’s Fresh Group who are one of Europe’s leading farming companies and are the largest salad onion producer in the UK. The Overall Objective Sandfield Farms Ltd required a reliable and cost effective system to treat water used to wash salad onions and remove the suspended solids as … Continued

Rothes CoRDe Ltd Distillery Effluent

Background The site at Rothes had been processing by-products from the Speyside whisky industry for over 100 years, and since 1970, handled key co-products of distilling, draff and pot ale, to produce a finished nutritional animal feeds product – Distillers Dark Grains. However, 2013 saw the completion of a major project by Helius CoRDe Ltd … Continued

Abattoir Effluent, C&K Meats

Background C&K Group, which owns J H Lamberts and C&K Meats, is an independent, family-owned wholesale and catering butchers based on the Norfolk/Suffolk border. The company had developed a new state of the art multi-species slaughterhouse facility at Eye, allowing for 221,000 beasts comprising pigs, cattle and sheep to be processed on an annual basis. … Continued

Ballyrashane Creamery

Background Ballyrashane Creamery had a high concentration of fat in waste water generated from the dairy’s milk and cream processing operations made the effluent treatment process less efficient. Maintaining excellent levels of effluent discharge compliance was very important to the site, so a solution for removing the fat, and eliminating its effect on the treatment … Continued

First Milk Dairy Effluent

Background First Milk produces a wide range of dairy foods, including cheeses, raw milk, butter, and skimmed milk powder, for national and export markets. They needed to replace the existing DAF unit at its Haverfordwest site during a busy period and with limited space. The work needed to be complete without disruption to production. The … Continued

Dale Farm Dairy Effluent

Background Dale Farm is Northern Ireland’s leading dairy company and produce a range of products including milk, cream, cheese, yogurt and spreads, available worldwide. They required improved protection for the on site biological effluent treatment plant due to the existing fat trap being inefficient. The Overall Objective The client was experiencing operational difficulties with the … Continued

Upper Heyford Sewage Treatment Works

Background Thames Water were in the process of refurbishing the Sewage Treatment Works at Upper Heyford Sewage Treatment Works which was to be undertaken by Xylem Water Solutions. During the refurbishment they needed temporary treatment facilities to ensure discharge consents were maintained.   The Overall Objective The works had a consent standard for 50% during … Continued

Euro Quality Lambs

Background Euro Quality Lambs are a lamb and sheep abattoir in Craven Arms, Shropshire. They produce 15,000 carcasses a week and produce a variety of lamb products to their customers throughout Europe. The Overall Objective As part of its processing operation, waste water is produced each day that requires treatment before discharge. Previously EQL had … Continued

Dartmouth Foods

Background Dartmouth Foods are a producer and supplier of smoked meats to the UK market. Their two factories are surrounded by some of the UK’s most beautiful scenery and Dartmouth Foods prides itself on its environmental credentials. As a result of their daily activities the fats, oils and greases (FOG) produced were putting a heavy … Continued

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