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Design and Operation of Large Wastewater Treatment Plants

ProceedingsOut of Print

Series: Water Science and Technology Series Volume: 25

Edited By: J Wanner and P Grau

Pergamon Press

Paperback | May 1992 | #85372 | ISBN: 0080420524
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The IAWPRC Conferences on Design and Operation of Large Wastewater Treatment Plants are well-established four-yearly meetings of designers, operators, manufacturers and researchers. This volume contains the proceedings of the 6th conference where European, American and South African experience was compared and all the latest developments presented. It was evident that the design of wastewater treatment plants is now more exact and reliable and that plant operators have more sophisticated tools such as on-line monitoring and real-time control. Topics covered include: new approaches to sludge handling and sludge incineration, nutrient removal technologies, successful control of bulking and foaming problems in activated sludge systems. Special attention is paid to the environmental impacts of large wastewater treatment plants, especially with regard to minimizing the volatile compounds, odour and noise emissions.


Section headings and selected papers: General Design. Expansion and upgrading of the Columbus, OH, WWTPs to advanced wastewater treatment, O. E. Albertson et al. Design procedure and pilot investigations for the extension of the main treatment plant of Vienna, W. von der Emde et al. Decentralisation of the Emscher Sewerage System - planning of the Bottrop biological sewage treatment plant, B. Teichgraber. General Operation. Analysis of techniques for evaluating and optimizing existing full-scale wastewater treatment plants, G. T. Daigger et al. Nutrient Removal. R-D-N activated sludge process, M Kos et al. Baviaanspoort wastewater reclamation plant, F. J. De Wet et al. Activated sludge nitrification in temperate climate, J. La Cour Jansen et al. Population Dynamics. Boston Harbor clean-up: comparison of conventional oxygen activated sludge with and without anaerobic selectors, P. T. Bowen et al. Sludge Handling. New approach to the emission of flue gases caused by sludge incineration in The Netherlands, A. W. Van Der Vlies & J. H. B. Te Marvelde. Plant Upgrading. Upgrading of 100 000 PE Goch sewage treatment plant - design of 2-stage sewage treatment and anaerobic thermophilic/mesophilic sludge stabilisation, G. Kugel et al. Odour and Volatile Compounds. Odor emissions of large WWTP's: source strength measurement, atmospheric dispersion calculation, emission prognosis, countermeasures - case studies, F.-B. Frechen. Poster Summaries. Relationships between population dynamics and operating parameters in an activated sludge-plant by statistical analysis, L. Cingolani et al. New process design for biological nutrient removal, J. Wanner et al. Subject Index.

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