Drinking Water, South Africa
Prefiltration of drinking water
Pre-filtration of drinking water to reduce suspended solids before filtration and increase process efficiency and use of energy. The project and its operations provide drinking and domestic water for the regional population in this very rural area near Mozambique.
An array of pre-filtration systems each with 10 filter subsystems was installed at 14 separate locations
Major increase in efficiency of the treatment process and reduction in electricity use for the customer. Reliability and low maintenance requirements contribute to high level of success as rural location needs a 24 hour a day, 7 days a week continuous functioning
300m3/h (1321 gpm)
Komati River Water Project, Mpumalanga, South Africa