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  • Severn Trent De Nora to Showcase Electrochlorination Treatment Technologies at Sea Japan 2014 »
    Severn Trent De Nora, a leading provider of electrochlorination disinfection systems, will showcase its ballast water treatment and seawater desalination systems at Sea Japan on 9-11 April, 2014, in Tokyo, Japan. The following technologies will be featured during the exhibition at stand 1H-05: • BALPURE® – The Type-Approved and patented ballast water treatment system is one of the most trusted solutions available. BALPURE is a simple, reliable and flexible electrolytic disinfection treatment solution that meets the most stringent ballast water discharge requirements. BALPURE is the preferred method of ballast water treatment for crude oil tankers, chemical/product tankers, LNG/LPG carriers, ...
  • Severn Trent Services Appoints William Mertes to Vice President of Operations, Operating Services »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, announced that William (Bill) Mertes has been appointed to the position of vice president of operations, United States Operating Services. In this role, Mertes will be responsible for the entire day-to-day field operations of the United States Operating Services business. Mertes will be based in South Bend, Ind.The Operating Services business of Severn Trent Services provides a full range of solutions for both public and private sector clients, from the individual aspects of utility operations and management to the provision of integrated water and wastewater services.Prior to joining Severn Trent Services, M...
  • United States’ Largest Fluoride Treatment Plant Chooses Severn Trent Services to Supply its Alumina Fluoride Adsorption Technology »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, was selected to provide its SORB 09™ fluoride removal system to the Andrews Fluoride & Arsenic Treatment Plant, located in Andrews, Texas. The new system will have a capacity to treat up to 5,000 gallons of water per minute, enabling the city to remove elevated levels of both fluoride and arsenic to below minimum drinking water standards of 2.0 ppm. The system will be commissioned in early 2015 by consulting engineer Jacob & Martin Ltd. Upon completion, the Andrews Fluoride & Arsenic Treatment Plant will be the largest fluoride treatment plant in the United States, doubling the capacity of the count...
  • City of Bridgeport, Ct., Enters Wastewater Partnership with Severn Trent Services »
    Company provides operation, maintenance, management and customer services for the Bridgeport Water Pollution Control Authority’s wastewater collection and treatment systems – its first contract in Connecticut.The Water Pollution Control Authority (WPCA) of the City of Bridgeport, Ct., has selected Severn Trent Services to provide long-term operation, maintenance, management and customer services for the Authority’s wastewater collection and treatment systems through a public-private partnership. The 10-year contract includes two subsequent five-year options.The public-private partnership is the first in Connecticut for Severn Trent Services, which now operates facilities in 22 states. The co...
  • Severn Trent Services Enters Public-Private Partnership with Johnstown Redevelopment Authority »
    Company to provide wastewater operations and maintenance services to the City of Johnstown, Pa.The Johnstown (Pa.) Redevelopment Authority has selected Severn Trent Services to provide operations and maintenance services for the Dornick Point Wastewater Treatment Plant (DPWWTP) through a public-private partnership. The five-year contract will deliver an anticipated savings of nearly $500,000 per year in operating costs for the DPWWTP.The 12-mgd DPWWTP serves approximately 25,000 customers in the City of Johnstown and 19 surrounding municipalities.“We are happy that the Johnstown Redevelopment Authority chose to partner with us for the operation and maintenance of DPWWTP.” noted Dana Kaas, vi...
  • Severn Trent Services to Provide World’s Largest Fixed-film Denitrification System »
    Baltimore, Md., TETRA® Denite® installation will be the largest deep bed denitrification project ever. Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, was awarded a contract from Archer Western Contractors, LLC., to provide its TETRA® Denite® denitrification filter technology to the Back River Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Baltimore, Md. The TETRA Denite fixed-film biological denitrification process will be used to reduce high levels of nutrients discharged into the Chesapeake Bay from the Back River WWTP. Upon completion, the installation will be the largest fixed-film denitrification system in the world. The project is the second of two ...
  • Severn Trent Services Appoints Lawrence Quinn Chief Operating Officer, Water Purification »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, announced that Lawrence Quinn has been appointed to the position of chief operating officer for the company’s Water Purification business.In this appointment Quinn will be responsible for oversight of global manufacturing operations for both Severn Trent Services and the company’s joint venture, Severn Trent De Nora. Together, these two businesses serve municipal and industrial water and wastewater treatment markets and the marine and offshore industries, respectively.Quinn joined Severn Trent Services in July 2013 as vice president, Global Operations. Prior to joining Severn Trent Services, Quinn held the po...
  • Downingtown, Pa., Regional Water Pollution Control Center Wins Award for Outstanding Safety Program »
    Operated and maintained by Severn Trent Services, the Downingtown, Pa., Regional Water Pollution Control Center (DRWPCC) was presented with the 2013 Plant Safety Award, Class II (nine or more employees) from the Eastern Pennsylvania Water Pollution Control Operators Association (EPWPCOA) on 15 November 2013. The award was presented to the Downingtown facility following an audit of its safety program by members of the EPWPCOA safety committee. The audit included documentation of training, compliance with OSHA regulations and lost time accidents. Leading up to the award, the DRWPCC worked 1,429 days without a lost time accident.The DRWPCC is a 7.5-million-gallons-per-day tertiary wastewater sy...
  • Severn Trent Services Receives Award for Excellence in Technology »
    Global implementation of human resource management system garners company award from Delaware Valley HR Department of the YearSevern Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, announced its Human Resources department received the 2013 Award for Excellence in Technology from the Delaware Valley HR Department of the Year. The award recognized Severn Trent Services for its implementation of the Workday human resource management system. Now able to manage its global workforce of more than 2,500 employees from one central application, the Workday system consolidates the company’s people and processes into one technology portal.According to Terry Pearce, VP Human ...
  • Severn Trent Costain becomes Severn Trent Services »
    Severn Trent Plc and Costain Group PLC have reached a mutual agreement through which Severn Trent will take full ownership of the total water solutions business that the joint enterprise successfully created.The business will continue as Severn Trent Services.In line with Severn Trent’s overall strategy of focus on water, the business will continue to operate in the developing market for UK business solutions in water, leveraging Severn Trent’s skills and expertise to offer non household customers in the UK a single expert supplier for all of their water and waste water needs, from source to disposal.Severn Trent Plc chief executive Tony Wray said: "We are in a position where Severn Trent co...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Sells 100th MARINER OMNIPURE® System in Chile »
    Chilean agent/distributor secures new orders for the electrolytic disinfection technology used on various Chilean fishery accommodations, reaching 100 units sold.Severn Trent De Nora announced today that Keepex Ltd., the company’s agent/distributor in Puerto Varas, Chile, has sold 100 MARINER OMNIPURE® Series M55 Systems to the Chilean fishery business. The highly regulated Chilean salmon farming industry is focused on promoting sustainable environmental practices and optimal sanitary levels throughout the region in an effort to protect its sensitive coastal waterways. Fish farms use the MARINER OMNIPURE system’s proprietary electrolytic disinfection technology to successfully achieve these ...
  • Severn Trent announces appointment of Liv Garfield as CEO Designate »
    The Board of Severn Trent, the UK's leading provider of water and waste water announces today the appointment of Liv Garfield as the next Chief Executive. Liv is currently CEO of Openreach, part of BT Group and will take up the role on the retirement of Tony Wray in spring 2014.Liv has been at BT since 2002 and has been CEO of Openreach since 2011. During her time at BT she also held the positions of Group Director of Strategy and Regulation, MD Commercial & Brands and UK Customer Services Director, within BT’s Global Services division. Liv is also a non executive director of Tesco plc.Andrew Duff, Chairman, saidWe are delighted that Liv is joining us to be our next Chief Executive. Liv b...
  • Severn Trent Services to Showcase Treatment Technologies at WEFTEC 2013 »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, announced they will be showing their treatment technologies at WEFTEC 2013, the largest water industry conference in North America. The exhibition and conference will be held in Chicago, Ill., 5 – 9 October 2013. Solutions experts from Severn Trent Services will be on hand at booth 1401 to provide a complete overview of technologies offered and to discuss specific client needs. Visitors to the Severn Trent Services booth will discover a wide range of proven disinfection and filtration solutions including: The new Anchor-Rite® design for the TETRA® LP Block™ dual-parallel lateral filter underdrains, which was ...
  • Severn Trent Costain to Build Multi-£m Wastewater Treatment Plant for UK Dairy »
    Innovative approach praised by British Parliamentary Under Secretary Severn Trent Costain have signed a multi-million pound contract with major UK dairy First Milk, to design, build and operate a new wastewater treatment plant at the company’s Haverfordwest Creamery. The innovative wastewater plant is the result of a close partnership with First Milk and Natural Resources Wales to deliver a solution that helps to secure the future of the creamery and enables increased production and contributes to the preservation of some of the UK’s most cherished and important countryside environments.Water Minister, Richard Benyon said: “This new approach is good news for both the dairy industry and the ...
  • Severn Trent Services Donates Drinking Water Treatment System to New Teaching Hospital in Haiti »
    The donated ClorTec® on-site sodium hypochlorite generation system will treat up to 165,000 gallons of water per day. Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, partnered with Operation Blessing International (OBI), a global humanitarian organization, to install and commission a ClorTec® T-6 Series sodium hypochlorite generation disinfection system for the Hôpital Universitaire de Mirebalais in Mirebalais, Haiti. The system is capable of producing six pounds of sodium hypochlorite per day, which can disinfect up to 165,000 gallons of water daily for the hospital. The recently completed 300-bed teaching hospital will provide primary care services to ab...
  • Maryland Department of the Environment Awards $54,900 Bay Restoration Fund Operation and Maintenance Grant to Town of Elkton »
    Grant recognizes optimized performance of the Elkton Wastewater Treatment Plant, which is operated through a public-private partnership by Severn Trent Services.The Maryland Department of the Environment (MDE) has awarded a Bay Restoration Fund grant of $54,900 to the Town of Elkton, Maryland. The grant recognizes the town’s “performance optimization” of plant operations at the Elkton Wastewater Treatment Plant, and the funds will be used to defray costs associated with the plant’s enhanced nutrient removal (ENR) operation and maintenance activities.Bay Restoration Funds are awarded to Maryland wastewater treatment plants by the MDE based upon superior plant operations and performance. The F...
  • Severn Trent Services Acquires Operating Contracts from SouthWest Water Company »
    The company will assume operation of non-regulated water and wastewater treatment facilities in CaliforniaSevern Trent Services has announced an agreement to acquire substantially all the remaining assets of SWWC Services, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of SouthWest Water Company. Under the agreement, Severn Trent will assume operation of all municipal and private water and wastewater treatment facilities in California formerly operated by SWWC Services, Inc. through public-private partnerships.The 14 acquired contracts represent approximately $8M in annual revenue. This greatly expands the number of Severn Trent’s public-private partnerships in California. Severn Trent currently operates m...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Acquires ClorTec® On-site Sodium Hypochlorite Generation Technology from Severn Trent Services »
    Transfer of product line to further strengthen Severn Trent De Nora’s global position in electrochlorination systems technologyFollowing a year-long review of its electrochlorination technology assets, Severn Trent Services has transferred its ClorTec® on-site sodium hypochlorite generation product line to Severn Trent De Nora. Effective immediately, the ClorTec line will now be managed from Severn Trent De Nora’s corporate headquarters in Sugar Land, Texas.Consolidation of Severn Trent Services’ electrochlorination technology under Severn Trent De Nora began with the acquisition of Chlorine Engineers’ CECHLO seawater and brine electrochlorination systems in July 2012. Through the transfer o...
  • Severn Trent Services Receives 2013 Global Water & Wastewater Disinfection Systems Technology Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan »
    Company is recognized for its technology leadership in electrochlorination disinfection.Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, has received the 2013 Global Water & Wastewater Disinfection Systems Technology Leadership Award from Frost & Sullivan. The award, which recognizes the company as a pioneer of stable, safe and sustainable electrochlorination products, was presented on Tuesday, 14 May at the 2013 European Growth Innovation & Leadership Awards Banquet in London, United Kingdom. “Severn Trent Services has established itself as the undisputed technology leader in the field of electrochlorination disinfection through its joint venture...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Announces Agreements for Distribution of Marine and Offshore Water and Wastewater Treatment Products in United States »
    Severn Trent De Nora, a leader in electrochlorination technology, has appointed Marine Systems Inc. (MSI) and AER Supply (AER) to serve as exclusive sales and promotional representatives for its electrolytic disinfection treatment technologies. MSI, a marine vessel operations support service company, will represent SANILEC® and SEACLOR® electrochlorination systems, the OMNIPURE™ Series 55 and MARINER OMNIPURE® Series M55 sewage treatment systems in Louisiana, Virginia, Kentucky, Florida, Washington, Oregon and Alaska. AER, an international distributor of marine products, will support customers in Texas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Alabama, Florida, Wisconsin and Washington with the OMINPURE Seri...
  • Severn Trent De Nora’s BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System Receives Alternate Management System Certification from United States Coast Guard »
    The IMO Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora has become one of the first ballast water treatment technologies to receive the United States Coast Guard’s (USCG) Alternate Management System (AMS) certification. AMS certification identifies an IMO Type-Approved system that meets the USCG requirements. Ships are required to have onboard ballast water treatment systems that prevent invasive species from being shipped into U.S. waters. The AMS certification has specifically approved the use of BALPURE, which complies with IECEx Classification, in hazardous areas on board vessels. Severn Trent De Nora has sold and delivered 20 BALPURE units since it receiv...
  • Severn Trent Services Provides Chlorination System for Largest 2012 Tap Water Project in Chengdu, China »
    Capital Controls chlorination system will help Seventh Tap Water Plant address the growth of urban water consumption and meet stringent safety requirements.Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, recently signed a contract to provide its Capital Controls® technology, a turnkey chlorination system, for the first construction phase of the Chengdu Seventh Tap Water Plant in Chengdu, China. With accelerating urbanization, the demand for water in the southwest China city has reached the upper limit of current water supply capacity. Increasing the water supply output for Chengdu before the peak water consumption period during the summer months is now an ...
  • Severn Trent De Nora’s MARINER OMNIPURE® Series M55 Marine Sewage Treatment System Selected for Use Aboard Australian Patrol Boats »
    The MARINER OMNIPURE sewage treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora has been installed on Cape St George, a new patrol boat designed and constructed by Austal for the Australian Customs and Border Protection Service. Cape St George is the first in a series of eight patrol boats to be delivered to the owners between March 2013 and February 2015, which will all be outfitted with the MARINER OMNIPURE M5508 system. The contract was secured through HMA-POGC of Australia.The new Cape Class patrol fleet was designed and constructed by Austal, a global defense prime contractor. The 58-meter aluminum monohulls will be used to help protect Australia’s borders from maritime threats. The vessels can ...
  • Severn Trent Services Provides Its Largest Denitrification Deep Bed Filter in China »
    The Tianjin Jinnan Wastewater Treatment Plant will have the largest wastewater treatment capacity of all TETRA® Denite® filters in China when complete.Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, recently signed a contract with Tianjin Machinery & Electric Equipment Import & Export Co. Ltd., to provide its TETRA® Denite® denitrification filter technology to the Tianjin Jinnan Wastewater Treatment Plant Phase I Project. The Phase I Project has a daily capacity of 550,000 tons, making it the largest Denite DeepBed filter in China. The denitrification installation will ensure the Tianjin Jinnan plant meets the Class 1A wastewater discharge requirements for...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Strengthens Global Sales and Support Network for BALPURE® and MARINER OMNIPURE® Product Lines »
    Severn Trent De Nora, a leading provider of electrolytic water disinfection solutions, has appointed Delmar Marine as its exclusive sales representative in Turkey for the Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system and MARINER OMNIPURE® marine sewage treatment system product lines. As a leading commercial marine company headquartered in Istanbul, Turkey, Delmar provides services to the Turkish shipping and yachting industry including ship design, ship construction and operation, shipbuilding methods and management, marine engineering systems, high-quality equipment and system supplies. Turkey currently ranks as the 15th largest ship-owning nation in the world with an owned and cont...
  • Severn Trent Plc sells Severn Trent Analytical Services to ALS Limited »
    Severn Trent Plc is today pleased to announce that it has sold Severn Trent Services’ Analytical Services (also known as Severn Trent Laboratories) to ALS Limited (ASX: ALQ). Severn Trent Analytical Services provides potable, wastewater and contaminated land testing services to UK commercial and utility customers.ALS is listed on the Australian Securities Exchange and is one of the largest testing inspection and certification (TIC) companies in the world with more than 13,000 staff and 350 laboratories in 55 countries. For further information please contact Anastasia Shiach/Martha Kelly at Tulchan Communications on 0207 353 4200.About Severn Trent Analytical ServicesSevern Trent Analytical S...
  • Horizon Regional Municipal Utility District in Horizon City, Texas, Enters Public-Private Partnership with Severn Trent Services »
    Severn Trent Services will provide water and wastewater operations and maintenance services to Horizon Regional Municipal Utility District.Horizon Regional Municipal Utility District (HRMUD) has selected Severn Trent Services to provide contract management, operations and maintenance services for the District’s water and wastewater systems through a public-private partnership. Severn Trent will also provide meter reading, customer service and billing for the District.Located in east El Paso County, Texas, HRMUD currently serves approximately 9,183 customers over 100,000 acres, primarily in the Horizon City area. The HRMUD water treatment plant uses state-of-the-art reverse osmosis filtration...
  • Severn Trent Services to Present Four Papers at NYWEA 2013 Annual Conference »
    Technical papers featuring ultraviolet disinfection, on-site sodium hypochlorite generation, chlorine safety and deep bed denitrification will be presented.Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, will present four technical papers at the upcoming New York Water Environment Association (NYWEA) 85th Annual Meeting & Exhibition. NYWEA hosts this annual conference attended by engineers, licensed operators, consulting engineers, public officials, educators and students interested in the water environment in New York State. The papers are centered on trending industry topics: ultraviolet technology, on-site hypochlorite generation, chlorine safety and de...
  • Severn Trent Services Supplies TETRA® LP Block™ Filter Underdrain System to Kansas City, Mo., Water Treatment Plant »
    Severn Trent Services was awarded a contract to supply its TETRA® LP Block™ filter underdrain system for the City of Kansas City, Mo., Water Services Department’s primary water treatment plant – a 240-mgd plant located along the Missouri River. The equipment was specified by the project’s engineer, Black & Veatch. The contract called for the installation of 24 14’ X 50’ filter cells covering a surface area of 16,800 square feet. In addition, Severn Trent provided new stainless steel backwash air headers for the filter to simultaneously backwash with air and water. The 10”-diameter air headers were uniquely designed to fit under the floor of the filters with J-Risers to bring air through hole...
  • Mississippi Utility Association Enters Public-Private Partnership with Severn Trent Services »
    Severn Trent will operate nine wastewater treatment plants owned by the Desoto County Regional Utility Association.The Desoto County Regional Utility Association (DCRUA) based in Hernando, Miss., has entered a public-private partnership with Severn Trent Services. In late 2012, Severn Trent took responsibility for the complete operation, maintenance and management of the Association’s system of nine wastewater treatment plants in the northwestern part of the state. DCRUA plants serve approximately 20,000 residential, commercial and industrial customers in Hernando, Horn Lake, Olive Branch, Southaven and Walls, Miss. The plants’ design treatment capacity is 8.4 mgd with an average capacity of...
  • Dawn McCoy of Severn Trent Services Named Mississippi’s Outstanding Wastewater Operator of the Year »
    The award was presented by the state’s Water and Pollution Control Operator’s Association.Dawn McCoy, Class IV operator and project manager for the McComb (Miss.) Regional Wastewater Treatment Facility, was named recipient of the 2011 Don Scott Award for Outstanding Wastewater Operator of the Year by the Mississippi Water and Pollution Control Operator’s Association. McCoy is an 18-year employee of Severn Trent Services, which operates the plant through a public-private partnership. The award was presented at the association’s annual conference held in Biloxi in September.The Don Scott Award is presented each year to a wastewater operator who exemplifies professionalism and dedication to his...
  • Severn Trent De Nora’s MARINER OMNIPURE® Series M55 Sewage Treatment System Selected For Use Aboard LNG Tanker »
    Severn Trent De Nora, a leader in electrochlorination technology, announced that the MARINER OMNIPURE® Series M55 marine sewage treatment system has been selected by German ship operator Pronav for use aboard the “LNG Gemini”, a 72,472dwt LNG tanker. The M5508 model, which can treat black and gray water for up to 25 persons, will be installed aboard the vessel in late November 2012 when she is in Subic Bay, Philippines. Vessels generate sewage that can contain contaminants that have a detrimental effect on water quality and the overall marine environment. The MARINER OMNIPURE system treats sewage from such marine applications and helps lessen the environmental impact of contaminants. The ele...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Wins Contract from Aker Philadelphia Shipyard to Supply its BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System to Two Crude Oil Tankers »
    The Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora was selected for use on two new 115,000-dwt crude oil tankers being constructed for SeaRiver Maritime Inc. by Aker Philadelphia Shipyard. The crude oil tankers will be trading regularly in the Pacific Ocean on the United States’ West Coast and Alaskan waters. BALPURE features proven technology, ease of installation and operation, minimal maintenance and low operating costs. The two sets of BP 3000 systems will be installed as sub-assemblies, capable of treating ballast water flow rates of up to 3,230 m3/h. A 40-micron filter with IECEx explosion proof rated control system will be installed in the main ballast...
  • Severn Trent Costain's First Customer »
    Severn Trent Costain wins its first customer ― the first to switch water supplier since the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs altered regulations.Severn Trent Costain (STC) has announced that major UK dairy, First Milk, is to become the first business customer to switch water supplier since the Department for Environment Food and Rural Affairs (DEFRA) altered the regulations to allow more businesses to be able to choose their water supplier. Until recently only businesses that used more than fifty megalitres of water a year, equal to 20 Olympic sized swimming pools, could switch from their existing water supplier to a new one. The threshold has now been reduced to just five m...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Secures New Order for its MARINER OMNIPURE® Sewage Treatment System »
    Electrolytic disinfection technology to be used on luxury yacht.Severn Trent De Nora announced today that the MARINER OMNIPURE® marine sewage treatment system M5508 model will be used on the FY17, a new luxury superyacht to be constructed by Fitzroy Yachts of New Zealand for delivery in 2014. The FY17 is a fast cruising sloop that measures 37.5m in overall length. The order was secured through HMA-POGC of Australia, a supplier of industrial equipment to the water and waste, oil, gas and other industries.The MARINER OMNIPURE system uses Severn Trent De Nora’s proprietary electrolytic disinfection technology in a compact, lightweight unit. The system features a bulkhead-mounted arrangement – a...
  • Severn Trent Services to Present Paper on MicroDynamics® Microwave UV Disinfection Technology at WEFTEC 2012 »
    Paper to highlight performance of the company’s microwave UV disinfection systems at three wastewater treatment facilities.Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, will be presenting a paper at WEFTEC’s Exhibitor Showcase highlighting three successful MicroDynamics® open channel microwave UV disinfection system installations. The paper, titled “Three Wastewater Facilities and Their Operational Experiences with Microwave Powered UV Disinfection,” will be presented on 3 October 2012 at 2:45 p.m. CDT in Exhibit Hall Meeting Room C in the New Orleans Morial Convention Center by Stanley Shmia, Severn Trent Services UV product manager.Kent County (Delawar...
  • Lewes, Del., Board of Public Works Receives Clean Water Partnership Award for Five-year, 100 Percent Compliance Record »
    Award recognizes board’s performance at its Howard H. Seymour Water Reclamation Plant, which is operated by Severn Trent Services.The Delaware Department of Natural Resources and Environmental Control (DNREC) has presented the Clean Water Partnership Award to the Lewes (Del.) Board of Public Works and Severn Trent Services for meeting 100 percent of the compliance effluent discharge requirements for five consecutive years at the Howard H. Seymour Water Reclamation Plant in Lewes. The plant is operated by Severn Trent through a public-private partnership.The award was created by the State of Delaware Wastewater Operator’s Board of Certification to recognize facilities that have reported no no...
  • Severn Trent Services to Showcase Latest Developments in Water and Wastewater Treatment at WEFTEC 2012 »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions including water purification technologies and contract operating services, will be revealing new technology at the WEFTEC exhibition and conference in New Orleans, La., from 29 September – 5 October 2012. The company will be showcasing its innovative solutions for water and wastewater treatment, unveiling the new Anchor-Rite® feature for its TETRA® LP Block™ dual-parallel lateral underdrain filter floors along with a new, improved, upgraded model of its MicroDynamics® open channel microwave UV disinfection solutions at booth #3437. According to Tom Mills, vice president, marketing and business development, “Se...
  • Severn Trent Services Provides TETRA® Denite® Denitrification Filter for Anhui Bengbu Yangtaizi Wastewater Treatment Plant »
    TETRA Denite system to treat up to 100,000 tons of wastewater per day by simultaneously removing total phosphorus, nitrate-nitrogen and total suspended solids to ensure quality of effluent discharge to meet Level 1 A standard.Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, recently signed a contract with the Yangtaizi Wastewater Treatment Plant in the city of Bengbu in China’s Anhui Province, to provide a TETRA® Denite® denitrification system for its Phase II project - a water pollution control development with a 260 million yuan ($41 million USD) investment. The system is capable of simultaneously removing total phosphorus (TP), nitrate-nitrogen...
  • City of Clinton, Okla., Wastewater Treatment Plant Named Winner of Water Environment Federation’s 2012 Burke Safety Award »
    The plant, which is operated through a public-private partnership with Severn Trent Services, was honored for exhibiting the best safety record in 2011 among Oklahoma wastewater plants.The City of Clinton, Okla., has been named winner of the 2012 George W. Burke, Jr., Facility Safety Award by the Water Environment Federation, a global technical and educational organization representing water quality professionals. The award, which is given annually to industrial or municipal wastewater facilities on a statewide basis, is presented to wastewater treatment facilities that have exhibited the best safety records in the past calendar year. For 2011, 16 Burke statewide awards were presented in the...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Acquires Electrochlorination Line from Chlorine Engineers »
    CECHLO seawater and brine electrochlorination systems to be offered in Japan under newly-formed CEC Water Technologies LimitedSevern Trent De Nora and Chlorine Engineers Corp., Ltd. have agreed to terms that will further strengthen Severn Trent De Nora’s (STDN) global position in electrochlorination systems technology through the acquisition of key technologies from Chlorine Engineers Corp., Ltd. STDN has formed a new company, CEC Water Technologies Limited, that will be a regional platform focused on the Japanese market, leveraging the capabilities of Chlorine Engineers to the water treatment market to serve the combined customer base in Japan and Asia. In its 40 years of operation, Chlorin...
  • Severn Trent Services Provides Gas Feed Equipment for Shenyang Dahuofang Water Conveyance and Auxiliary Project »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, has signed an agreement to supply the Capital Controls® FX4000 series vacuum chlorinator, liquid chlorine evaporator and residual chlorine analyzer to the Shenyang Dahuofang water conveyance and auxiliary project in northeast China. In addition, the contract calls for the provision by Severn Trent Services of transport, insurance, technical support, training, on-site instructions and installation and debugging services. Severn Trent Services provided chlorination equipment for phase one of the Shenyang Dahuofang water conveyance and auxiliary project, which includes equipment for the Liguan Water Pl...
  • Severn Trent and Costain Announce New Joint Venture »
    Severn Trent Plc, one of the UK’s largest water service companies, has announced a major new joint venture with the engineering solutions provider, Costain. The two have formed Severn Trent Costain to provide complete business water and wastewater management, from source to disposal, for high volume commercial and industrial water users in England, Wales and Scotland.The new joint venture will combine the skills and experience of Severn Trent Services and Costain to offer large multi-site water users a single expert supplier for all of their water and waste water requirements enabling customers to focus on their core business. With a joined up approach to water management, Severn Trent Costa...
  • Severn Trent Services Appoints Gary M. Lohse, P.E., as a Regional Sales Manager for Water Treatment Technologies »
    Severn Trent Services has appointed Gary M. Lohse, P.E., as a regional sales manager for water treatment technologies. In this role, he is responsible for the sales of all disinfection, instrumentation, engineered products and packaged membrane systems and will work with consulting engineers, contractors and the company’s manufacturer’s representatives and distributors throughout the region. This region extends from eastern Canada south to northern Virginia and west to the Dakotas.Prior to joining Severn Trent Services, Lohse was employed by Veolia Water North America as area manager with complete responsibility for operation of ten municipal water and wastewater treatment facilities in the ...
  • Severn Trent Services to Showcase Latest Technological Developments in Water and Wastewater Treatment at Singapore International Water Week »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, will be exhibiting at Singapore International Water Week from 1 – 5 July 2012. The company will be showcasing its innovative technologies for water and wastewater treatment on stand J28.Tertiary treatment systemsSystems featuring Severn Trent Services’ tertiary treatment technologies have been installed at more than 300 sites worldwide. The TETRA® DeepBed™ filtration system is a down flow sand filter for the filtration of effluent from municipal wastewater treatment plants. The technology offers process flexibility and high efficiency backwash for the removal of suspended solids and other insoluble contaminan...
  • Severn Trent Plc Divests Meter Installation Business »
    Enterprise Plc to acquire Severn Trent Metering Services (Integra)Severn Trent Plc has today announced that it has agreed to sell the meter installation business of Severn Trent Metering Services (Integra) to infrastructure maintenance company Enterprise Plc.Severn Trent Metering Services, a subsidiary of Severn Trent Services, has a contract to install meters for Severn Trent Water. Under the new arrangement, Enterprise will take over the Severn Trent Water contract. Water hygiene and private pipe services will remain within Severn Trent Services.Severn Trent Plc’s decision to sell the metering business has been made in response to changes in the UK market, with water companies increasingly...
  • Severn Trent Services Provides Chlorine Dioxide Generator to Guangdong Taishan Nuclear Power Plant »
    Capital Controls® system produces chlorine dioxide, a powerful and versatile oxidizer for water disinfection.Severn Trent Services has won a contract to supply its Capital Controls® chlorine dioxide generator to the Taishan Nuclear Power Plant in Taishan, Guangdong province China, for the plant’s water purification project, phase one. The phase one project treats 22,000 m3/d.Water recirculated in industrial cooling towers tends to absorb ammonia and organic nitrogen compounds from the air. Because chlorine dioxide does not react with ammonia, it is effective in eliminating algae and slime growth in cooling towers without interim reactions with ammonia. The result is reduced dosage and fewer ...
  • Severn Trent De Nora’s BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System Receives Type Approval from Bureau Veritas »
    The Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora has received type approval from classification society Bureau Veritas (BV) for its full range of standard ballast water treatment systems that can treat ballast water flow rates of up to 5,000 m3/h. Standard systems can be supplied as multiple sets to treat higher flow rates. The type approval was granted by BV following stringent review of the BALPURE system per BV rules and guidelines along with the guidelines contained in the IMO Resolution MEPC.174(58). This involved a thorough review of land-based and shipboard testing results, corrosion testing results as well as hydrogen gas dispersion risk analysis by...
  • Severn Trent Services Selected to Supply TETRA® LP Block™ Filter Underdrain System for Water Treatment Plant in Australia »
    Severn Trent Services has been awarded a contract to supply its TETRA® LP Block™ filter underdrain system for the Mundaring Water Treatment Plant (WTP) in the Perth area of Australia. The project is the first public-private partnership water project of its kind in Western Australia. The plant will have an initial capacity of 165 million l/day (43.5 million gal/day) and a maximum capacity of 240 million l/day (63.4 million gal/day). Construction on the project began in the second half of 2011, and the plant is scheduled to commence operations in July 2013. The contract for the filter underdrain system was awarded by the Helena Water consortium, which comprises ACCIONA Agua, United Utilities A...
  • Severn Trent De Nora to Showcase Water & Wastewater Treatment Solutions at Offshore Technology Conference »
    Featured products include OMNIPURE™ Series 55 sewage treatment systems, BALPURE® ballast water treatment system, SANILEC® bio fouling control systems and UAT™ membrane filtration systems.Severn Trent De Nora, a leading provider of electrolytic seawater disinfection systems, will showcase its line of water and wastewater treatment systems at the Offshore Technology Conference (Hall D Stand 2405) to be held 30 April to 3 May 2012, at Reliant Park in Houston, Texas.The following products will be featured during the conference:· The OMNIPURE™ Series 55 marine sewage treatment system utilizes a unique electrolytic treatment process combined with electrocoagulation to provide safe and effective tr...
  • Severn Trent Services to Showcase Water Purification Technologies, Operating Services and Analytical Services at Sustainabilitylive! »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global provider of water and wastewater solutions, will showcase its full line of analytical services, water purification technologies and operating services at IWEX - a part of Sustainabilitylive! - from 22 - 24 May 2012, in Birmingham, United Kingdom. The exhibition is the leading UK event for water, wastewater and environmental solutions.The following products will be featured during the exhibition at stand E28:Water Purification:Severn Trent Services’ line of water and wastewater filtration and disinfection products includes TETRA® LP Block dual parallel underdrain filters for drinking water applications. The technology ensures low headloss and features l...
  • Severn Trent Services Launch Quick Reference Guide »
    Severn Trent Services are delighted to announce the launch of the Quick Reference Guide (QRG) microsite. The website contains important information and step-by-step guidance throughout the stages of the analytical process from initial contact through to reporting and invoicing. The QRG has been developed with our customers being the central point of focus and provides a variety of important documents and downloads.There are several customer benefits of the QRG with useful links to Sample Stability guidance, our wide range of accreditation, initiating quote requests and more. Designed with our customers in mind the site has been developed to be user friendly, interactive and an engaging tool ...
  • Severn Trent Services Operating Services Wins Two Gold Awards for Health and Safety for Third Consecutive Year »
    Two Severn Trent Services Business Units are honoured by the Royal Society for the Prevention of AccidentsSevern Trent Services Operating Services UK & Ireland has been honoured with two awards for the third consecutive year by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for their exceptional track record in health and safety, including initiatives to keep employees and customers safe. Two business units, C2C and Severn Trent Metering Services, have been recognised. Together they provide water and wastewater services to businesses nationally, including 1,300 UK Ministry of Defence sites across England. Both will be presented with Gold Awards at the RoSPA Award Ceremonies taking...
  • Spanish Office of Severn Trent Services Changes Name »
    Severn Trent Services / Apliclor changes name to Severn Trent Services, leveraging an array of water and wastewater treatment solutions available to southwestern Europe.Severn Trent Services / Apliclor, the company formed when Severn Trent Services acquired Barcelona-based P.S. Apliclor S.A. in 2009, will now be known simply as Severn Trent Services. The move to the Severn Trent Services name will allow the business in Spain to leverage the scale and experience of the Severn Trent Services group, providing customers a wider range of solutions and improved levels of service. Severn Trent’s full scope of water purification treatment technologies will now be more accessible to the Spanish marke...
  • Severn Trent Services to Showcase Latest Technological Developments in Water and Wastewater Treatment at IFAT Entsorga »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, will be attending the IFAT Entsorga exhibition in Munich, Germany, from 4 – 7 May 2012. The company will be showcasing its innovative solutions for water and wastewater treatment on stand A1.208. IFAT Entsorga is a leading global trade fair for water, sewage, waste and raw materials management.A world leader in desalination and water reclamation / reusePressure on the world’s water resources driven by climate change and population growth has created increased global demand for desalination and water reclamation / reuse technologies. Visitors to the Severn Trent Services stand can obtain information about the ...
  • Severn Trent Services - Apliclor Wins Contract to Provide Chlorine Dioxide Disinfection Systems for Drinking Water Treatment Plant in Arrigorriaga, Spain »
    Severn Trent Services - Apliclor has been awarded a contract by the Water Consortium Bilbao – Bizkaia (CABB) to supply three Aquadiox® chlorine dioxide generators for the Venta Alta drinking water treatment plant in Arrigorriaga, Spain.The Arrigorriaga plant is one of the largest water treatment plants in Spain with a capacity of 7m3/s. Each Aquadiox chlorine dioxide generator has a treatment capacity of 15 kg/h (750 ppd) to supplement two existing systems, each with a treatment capacity of 7.2 kg/h (360 ppd). The systems produce chlorine dioxide on site to oxidize reduced iron, manganese, sulphur compounds and certain odour-causing organic substances in raw water. Chlorine dioxide also prov...
  • Severn Trent Services - Apliclor to Provide Gas Feed Disinfection Systems in Romania »
    Severn Trent Services – Apliclor, a leading supplier of water and wastewater solutions in southwestern Europe, has been awarded a contract to supply Capital Controls® gas feed systems for a drinking water treatment works in Urziceni, Romania. The contract highlights the company’s growing sales activity for its disinfection solutions in the region.The Severn Trent Services unit was awarded the disinfection systems contract by Peyber Hispanica. Capital Controls gas feed systems and accessories are widely used globally and are capable of feeding various gaseous solutions including chlorine, sulphur dioxide, ammonia and carbon dioxide. The systems have feed capacities ranging up to 200 kg/h or 1...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Introduces Next Generation of the MARINER OMNIPURE® Series M55 Marine Sewage Treatment Systems at Asia Pacific Maritime Exhibition »
    The next generation of the MARINER OMNIPURE® Series M55 marine sewage treatment systems was introduced at Asia Pacific Maritime 2012, a marine trade show held biennially in Singapore. The latest generation of the MARINER OMNIPURE system is a more compact and lightweight unit well suited for workboats and smaller marine vessels with tight installation spaces.The MARINER OMNIPURE system uses Severn Trent De Nora’s proprietary electrolytic disinfection technology and offers a unique approach to wastewater treatment for smaller vessel, workboat and yacht applications. It features a bulkhead-mounted arrangement – a first of its kind – that provides safe and effective treatment of black and gray w...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Wins Contract from EMAS to Supply BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System for Pipelay Vessel »
    The Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora has been selected for use by EMAS on the “Lewek Constellation”, a 22,000-dwt ultra deep water rigid & flexible pipelay / heavy lift / construction vessel DP3. The “Lewek Constellation” is being built in Vung Tau, Vietnam.EMAS, headquartered in Singapore, is a global offshore oil and gas specialist providing marine, construction, production and well services to multinational, national and independent oil, gas and renewable energy companies. BALPURE is the first ballast water treatment system ordered by EMAS for use on any of its vessels. After undergoing a rigorous review process, BALPURE proved to offer super...
  • Thames Water Ltd Again Selects Severn Trent Services Technology for Ammonia Removal at Wastewater Treatment Plants »
    Contract for the TETRA® NSAF technology is part of a framework agreement for wastewater treatment packaged plants to support AMP 5 asset management planning.Severn Trent Services has been awarded a framework agreement to provide its TETRA® NSAF tertiary ammonia removal technology to Thames Water Utilities Ltd. The TETRA NSAF contract will support Thames Water’s multi-billion pound capital programme for AMP 5 – an asset management planning period from 2010 to 2015. The contract awarded to Severn Trent Services covers three years with optional extensions in two-year increments for the design, manufacture, supply, installation, testing and commissioning of wastewater treatment packaged plants. ...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Supplies BALPURE® to World’s First Offshore Barges with Built-in Ballast Water Treatment Systems »
    The BALPURE ballast water treatment system, which received Type Approval in July 2011, has been selected for use on two flattop oceangoing heavy deck cargo barges.The Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora has been selected for use on two oceangoing heavy deck cargo barges being constructed for Norwegian-based Greenway Shipping by Dalian Shipyard, at its shipyard in Dalian, China. The 9,025 dwt oceangoing barges will be the first new offshore barges to install the BALPURE system. The Greenway barges are the first offshore barges to have built-in ballast water treatment systems. The BALPURE system was selected from a list of competing vendors due to it...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Provides Electrolytic Disinfection Treatment Solutions for China’s First Deep Sea Gas Field »
    Two proven disinfection technologies, SEACLOR® and OMNIPURE™ Series 55, will provide biofouling control and wastewater treatment for China Offshore Oil Engineering Corporation project.Severn Trent De Nora has received a contract to provide its electrolytic disinfection treatment solutions for biofouling control and wastewater treatment to the China Offshore Oil Engineering Corporation for its Liwan 3-1 deep sea gas field project in the South China Sea. The Liwan 3-1 gas field is the first deep sea gas field in China and will begin production in 2013. Severn Trent De Nora will be supplying the SEACLOR® 23 kg/hr seawater electrochlorination system and the OMNIPURE™ Series 55 sewage treatment s...
  • U.K. Government Publishes Water White Paper »
    The announcement by the Government on 8th December that they intend to deregulate water markets to drive economic grow is great news for businesses and welcomed by Severn Trent Services. The reforms will enable a significantly larger number of business customers to benefit from the range of innovative water retail and associated site services which Severn Trent Services can offer to customers on a national basis.Severn Trent Services has for the past 6 years held a Water Supply Licence (through Severn Trent Select Ltd) and is the only company in England and Wales to whom a customer has switched under the current regime. The process of switching this customer highlighted the importance of tac...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Wins Orders for its OMNIPURE™ Marine Sewage Treatment Systems for Installation on Drillships Owned by Noble Corporation Subsidiary »
    The OMNIPURE system has been selected for use in drillships being constructed by Hyundai Heavy Industries.The OMNIPURE™ Series 55 marine sewage treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora has been selected for use on four new ultra-deepwater drillships being constructed for a subsidiary of Noble Corporation by Hyundai Heavy Industries at its shipyard in Ulsan, Korea. Hyundai Heavy Industries purchased eight customized OMNIPURE systems to treat black and gray water onboard the drillships. Each drillship will be fitted with two OMNPURE systems, accommodating a total personnel capacity of 210 per drillship. The first set of OMNIPURE systems will be delivered in December 2011, with the second set...
  • Severn Trent De Nora to Supply BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System to ExxonMobil-operated LNG Carriers »
    The BALPURE system, which received Type Approval in July 2011, has been selected for use on four LNG carriers being constructed by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding for Mitsui O.S.K. Lines.The Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora was selected for use on four new LNG carriers being constructed for Mitsui O.S.K. Lines (MOL) by Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding (Group) Co., Ltd, at its shipyard in Shanghai, China. The 172,000-DWT LNG carriers owned by MOL for long term charter with China Gas / ExxonMobil will be the first new LNG carriers to install the BALPURE system. Hudong-Zhonghua Shipbuilding purchased four skid-mounted BALPURE BP-5000 systems, one for each...
  • Severn Trent Services to Showcase Latest Water Reuse, Desalination Pre-treatment and Other Treatment Technologies at Saudi Water and Power Forum »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater treatment solutions, will be attending the Saudi Water and Power Forum 2011 in Jeddah, Saudi Arabia, from 4-6 December. The company will be featuring its innovative solutions for water reuse and desalination applications at stand H14. According to Marwan Nesicolaci, Severn Trent Services’ vice president for international business development and sales, “The Middle East, including Saudi Arabia, represents the world’s largest market for water reuse and desalination technologies. Severn Trent has recently won a number of contracts for a range of our treatment solutions to support reuse and desalination applications in the ...
  • Severn Trent Services Wins Contract for On-site Hypochlorite Generation System at Singapore Drinking Water Treatment Plant »
    The ClorTec® on-site sodium hypochlorite generation system has been selected for the Singapore Public Utility Board’s new Lower Seletar Water Works facility following the evaluation of alternative treatment methods to gas disinfection.The ClorTec® on-site sodium hypochlorite generation disinfection system from Severn Trent Services has been selected for use at the Singapore Public Utility Board’s (PUB) new Lower Seletar 60-MGD (227-MLD) drinking water treatment plant. The contract for four ClorTec systems, each with a capacity of 1,500 lb/day (31.25 kg/h), was awarded in July 2011 by the project’s main contractor, Sembawang Engineers and Constructors Pte Ltd (Sembawang), which is one of the ...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Announces Agreement for Distribution of BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System in Greece »
    AP&A Group will market the BALPURE system, which is fast emerging as a preferred ballast water treatment solution globally.Severn Trent De Nora has entered into an agreement with AP&A Group to serve as the exclusive sales and promotional representative for the Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system product line in Greece, Cyprus and Poland. The BALPURE system, which received IMO Type Approval in July 2011, is a reliable and flexible electrolytic disinfection treatment solution that surpasses IMO D-2 standards by ten-fold with no adverse effects on the environment or the vessel. According to Marwan Nesicolaci, vice president of international sales and business development for S...
  • Severn Trent Services Appoints New General Manager for its European Water Purification Business »
    Enric Cardoner will be responsible for driving the company’s business throughout Europe.Severn Trent Services has announced the appointment of Enric Cardoner as the new general manager for its Water Purification group in Europe. In this position, Cardoner will manage the company’s European business, which is serviced from offices in the United Kingdom, Italy and Spain. During his career, Cardoner has held senior positions with major companies in both water and technological fields. Previously, Cardoner held positions at EMTE Sistemas and at ADASA Sistemas, where he was general manager for the past seven years.Born in Girona, Spain, Cardoner is a qualified engineer from the Universitat Politè...
  • Severn Trent Services Appoints John Dyson as North American Sales Director for Water Purification Group »
    Severn Trent Services has appointed John Dyson as North American sales director for its Water Purification group. In this position, Dyson is responsible for overseeing the municipal and industrial sales channels, partners and processes that Severn Trent offers to the water and wastewater treatment markets in the United States and Canada.Dyson joins Severn Trent Services with twenty years of experience in technical sales and management. In his most recent position, Dyson was responsible for Infilco Degremont’s sales into the municipal water and wastewater treatment market.
  • Severn Trent De Nora Secures First Orders in Japan for its BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System »
    The BALPURE system, which received Type Approval in July, has been selected for use on two bulk carriers being constructed by Sasaki Shipbuilding for Toko Kaiun Kaisha.The Type-Approved BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora was selected for use on two new bulk carriers being constructed for Toko Kaiun Kaisha, Ltd. by Sasaki Shipbuilding at its shipyard in Osaki Kamishima, Japan. The two bulk carriers are the first new Japanese vessels to install the BALPURE system, which received Type Approval to International Maritime Organization (IMO) regulations for ballast water in July.Sasaki Shipbuilding purchased two skid-mounted BALPURE BP-500 systems for each of the 12,0...
  • Severn Trent Services to Showcase Latest Technological Developments in Water and Wastewater Treatment at Aquatech Amsterdam 2011 »
    Severn Trent Services, a leading global supplier of water and wastewater solutions, will be attending the Aquatech Amsterdam 2011 trade exhibition in Amsterdam, The Netherlands, from 1 – 4 November 2011. The company will be demonstrating its innovative solutions for water and wastewater treatment on stand 01.105. According to Enric Cardoner, general manager for water purification Europe, “Severn Trent Services will be highlighting our industry-leading products for reducing operational and capital expenditures while helping water and wastewater treatment companies to meet increasingly stringent regulatory standards. In addition, many of our innovative products help companies reduce their carb...
  • Severn Trent Services Provides TETRA® Denite® Denitrification System for Tianjin Zhang Gui Zhuang Wastewater Treatment Plant »
    The TETRA Denite system installation will be the largest deep bed denitrification project in China, offering the removal of total phosphorous, total nitrogen and total suspended solids. Severn Trent Services, a leading supplier of water and wastewater solutions globally, has received a contract to provide its TETRA® Denite® denitrification system for the Zhang Gui Zhuang Wastewater Treatment Plant (WWTP) in Tianjin, China. The project will be the largest deep bed denitrification installation in the country. The contract was awarded by Anhui Zhengda Environ., the contractor for Phase I clarifier and filter installation of the new WWTP. Under the contract, the TETRA Denite treatment solution w...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Provides Seawater Electrochlorination System for Power Plant in Singapore »
    The company’s SEACLOR® system will prevent biofouling at Phases 2A and 2B of the Keppel Merlimau Cogen gas-fired, combined-cycle plant.Severn Trent De Nora will provide its SEACLOR® seawater electrochlorination system for biofouling control of key mechanical equipment at Phases 2A and 2B of the Keppel Merlimau Cogen 800-MW power plant in Singapore. The contract for the SEACLOR system was awarded by Alstom, the project’s general contractor.Thermal power stations located along seacoasts typically use seawater as a coolant in the steam condensers. SEACLOR systems generate sodium hypochlorite onsite, and introduce the disinfectant to the power station’s seawater intake. The disinfectant works to...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Provides Seawater Electrochlorination System for Liquefied Natural Gas Regasification Facility in Malaysia »
    The company's SEACLOR® seawater electrochlorination system will prevent biofouling during the regasification process at a new LNG regasification facility in Melaka, Malaysia.Severn Trent De Nora will provide its SEACLOR® seawater electrochlorination systemto control biofouling at a liquefied natural gas (LNG) regasification facility developed by PETRONAS Gas Berhad in Sungai Udang, Melaka, Malaysia. The new facility, which is designed to import LNG, store it at floating storage units and then vaporize it at the regasification unit, is scheduled for completion in mid-2012. The contract for the 71-kg/h SEACLOR system was awarded by Sapura Energy Ventures Sdn Bhd of Malaysia.During the liquefac...
  • Fiesta Village Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant Wins Florida Water Environment Association Award for Eleventh Time »
    The award honors outstanding wastewater treatment plants in Florida that have maintained the highest removal of pollutants.The Fiesta Village Advanced Wastewater Treatment Plant (AWTP) in Lee County, Fla., received the Florida Water Environment Association’s 2011 Earle B. Phelps Award in the advanced wastewater treatment plant category. The award honors outstanding wastewater treatment plants in Florida that have maintained the highest levels of pollutants removal. The 5-mgd Fiesta Village AWTP, owned and operated by Lee County Utilities, has won the Phelps Award ten previous times, most recently in 2009.Established in 1985, the Fiesta Village facility processes wastewater for the South Ft. ...
  • Severn Trent Services - Apliclor Installs TETRA® LP Block™ Filter Underdrain System at Water Treatment Plant in Catalonia, Spain »
    Severn Trent Services - Apliclor, a leading supplier of drinking and wastewater solutions in Spain, will install its TETRA® LP Block™ filter underdrain system at a water treatment works at Sant Joan Despí located in Catalonia, Spain. The plant is one of the largest in the region and will be remodelled with the new filtration system to improve treatment efficiency and reduce operating costs. The plant is owned and operated by Agbar, one of Spain’s largest water companies. Rick Bacon, operations director of Severn Trent Services’ European Water Purification business, said, “Our innovative LP Block underdrain system has a smaller footprint and is more compact than other solutions, making it les...
  • Severn Trent De Nora's BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System Receives Type Approval »
    As one of the most tested and proven treatment solutions, BALPURE offers ship owners andmanagers of large vessel fleets a flexible, effective and economical solution for ballast watertreatment. The BALPURE® ballast water treatment system from Severn Trent De Nora has received Type Approval* to International Maritime Organization (IMO) regulations for ballast water. The BALPURE system is a reliable electrolytic disinfection treatment solution that surpasses IMO D-2 standards with no adverse effects on the environment or vessels. Over the past eight years, the BALPURE system has received third-party verification** for meeting rigorous standards for performance, corrosion and safety.As the mark...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Announces Agreement for Distribution of BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System in Japan »
    Taiko Kikai Industries Co. and Nisso Shoji Co. will market the BALPURE system, which is fast emerging as a preferred ballast water treatment solution globally.Severn Trent De Nora has entered into a distribution agreement with a consortium of two Japanese firms to represent and promote the BALPURE® ballast water treatment system product line to the Japanese marine market. Japan is one of the world’s largest shipbuilding countries, and the market opportunity for ballast water treatment systems is expected to surge between 2011 and 2016. The BALPURE system is a reliable and flexible electrolytic disinfection treatment solution that surpasses the most stringent ballast water discharge requireme...
  • Severn Trent De Nora Announces Agency Agreement for BALPURE® Ballast Water Treatment System in United Kingdom »
    Quantum Marine Marketing Ltd will market the BALPURE system, which is fast emerging as a preferred ballast water treatment solution globally.Severn Trent De Nora has entered into an agency agreement with Quantum Marine Marketing Ltd of Cornwall, United Kingdom, to represent and promote the BALPURE® ballast water treatment system product line to the marine market in the United Kingdom. The BALPURE system is a reliable and flexible electrolytic disinfection treatment solution that surpasses the most stringent ballast water discharge requirements with no adverse effects on the environment. Type approval has been finalized and is anticipated shortly.Quantum Marine, owned and managed by Nick Dalt...
  • Two Severn Trent Services Operating Services Divisions, C2C Services and Severn Trent Metering Services, Win Gold Health and Safety Awards for Second Consecutive Year »
    C2C Services Limited and Severn Trent Metering Services Limited, two divisions of Severn Trent Services Operating Services UK and Ireland, have been honoured for the second consecutive year by the Royal Society for the Prevention of Accidents (RoSPA) for exceptional track records in health and safety and initiatives to keep employees and customers safe. Both organisations won Gold Awards at the RoSPA Occupational Health and Safety Awards 2011 held on 17th May in Birmingham, UK. According to RoSPA, both organisations’ health and safety management systems exemplify best practices.C2C Services and Severn Trent Metering Services manage the water and wastewater assets for nearly 1,500 UK Ministry...