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Managing The Energy Costs Of A Diffused Aeration System

Manage Energy

Not surprisingly, one of the largest expenses of operating a wastewater treatment system is electricity. Most wastewater treatment systems require aeration for unit processes starting at the beginning (equalization, grit handling), middle (biological treatment), side (sludge handling) and end (post aeration) of the plant. It is a well known fact that aeration systems and the […]

Where Will Your Diffused Aeration System be Manufactured? It Matters More Than You’d Think…

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In today’s global, interconnected world, it’s common to buy products produced anywhere on the globe. Japanese electronics. German automobiles. Irish beer. The examples go on and on. It has become so common that we don’t even give it a second thought. But in the case of diffused aeration, if you buy a system or critical […]

Not All Diffused Aeration Systems Are Created Equal

Not Equal

Diffused aeration systems used in municipal water treatment facilities are a little bit like cars – they are not all equal – in price, performance or reliability. An inexpensive Ford Fiesta is certainly not the same as a Honda Accord, despite the fact they can both get you from point A to B. Many people […]