Customer case:

Optimum water content derives benefits

One of the largest sludge plants in Kanto area Japan, 400,000 ton/day. Valmet TS measures water content of dry cake and it is used for feed-back control of polymer amount to belt-press dewatering machine.

Calculated yearly savings are 5 million JPY and hundreds of ton CO2.”
Tsukishima Techno Maintenance Service
Summary
Location Kanto area, Japan
Customer challenge

Target is to optimize water content of dry cake
sending to incinerator.

Solution Valmet Total Solids Transmitter (Valmet TS)
Results

The benefits of the optimum water content are fuel oil
cost savings and decreasing CO2.

Keywords Wastewater, Automation, Asia-Pasific

Wastewater measurements

Valmet offers superior solids measurement solutions for wastewater treatment plants based on many years of experience and know-how. Valmet’s solids sensors provide benefits for all sludge processing stages.

Valmet Total Solids Measurement - Valmet TS

Valmet TS is a total solids measurement for wastewater sludge treatment, based on microwave technology, to optimize the sludge dewatering process and polymer dosage, as well as primary and secondary clarifiers.