Customer case:

Increased energy and environmental efficiency at Tampere Water

Mar 21, 2016

Valmet has supplied cutting-edge solids measurement and sludge dewatering optimization technology to the Tampere Water, Viinikanlahti wastewater treatment. Tampere Water is responsible for the water supply, purification and distribution in the Tampere area. The Valmet Dry Solids Measurement (Valmet DS) will help the plant save on running costs, chemical usage and increase capacity. Optimization, together with reliable and automated solids measurements, also helps to reduce energy consumption and improve environmental efficiency.

Valmet Dry Solids Measurement provides reliable online data from sludge dewatering process.
                    Tampere Water's Valmet Dry Solids Measurement vs. laboratory  
Valmet DS is a reliable online measurement. Now we can really see how well the centrifuge is operating. We are satisfied.”
Sami Ilomäki, Operations engineer, Tampere Water


Location Tampere, Finland

Cost savings and increased process efficiency. Accurate monitoring of the sludge dewatering process and collection of process data.

Solution Online Valmet Dry Solids Measurement, Valmet DS
Results Savings on running costs and chemicals usage. Increased capacity. Reduced energy consumption and improved environmental efficiency.
Keywords Automation, Wastewater, Improvements, Europe