Albertville WWTP Odor Control & Process Improvements

Albertville, AL

Owner: Albertville Municipal Utilities Board

Size: 11 MGD

Project Stage: Complete

Award Winner: American Council of Engineering Companies, Engineering Excellence Honor Award

Project Services: Civil Engineering, Mechanical Engineering, Treatment System Process Design, Structural Engineering, Electrical Engineering, Permitting, Construction Administration

Description: Improvements include the elimination of trickling filters and intermediate clarifiers and the installation of a new fine bubble aeration system with centrifugal blowers, a new solids dewatering facility with a new belt press, and odor control facilities.  Odor control facilities include new aluminum clear span domes on the existing primary clarifiers and aeration basins, and two new single-stage wet scrubber systems.  Operational efficiency was obtained as a direct result of the treatment process improvements.