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What is Anaerobic Wastewater Treatment?

anaerobic wastewater treatment

Wastewater treatment processes vary based on region, facility design, regulations, and treated water usage, generally consisting of three phases: Aerobic vs. Anaerobic Wastewater Treatment Numerous factors can determine the secondary treatment process. Chemical oxygen demand (COD), biological oxygen demand (BOD), effluent quality, microbial concentration, and overall operating costs may all be considered, along with other […]

Sludge Treatment and Wastewater Disposal with SEEPEX Pumps

SEEPEX progressive cavity pumps and macerators are known for their performance, quality and dependability, so it’s no surprise they’re found in critical applications like industrial and municipal wastewater and sludge treatment facilities.    Sludge and Wastewater Conveying Solutions Since their inception, SEEPEX has driven innovation in pump design, which is evidenced by their sludge-processing technologies. […]

Sump Pump Solutions for Your Application

Submersible pumps work in demanding conditions and generally are critical to an operation. Few businesses can afford the kind of downtime that comes from problems with a sump pump. Usually, one small issue leads to another. Before long you have a huge mess on your hands. This leads to more complicated repairs and, unfortunately, even […]

How Important is Accurate Flow Measurement?

Whether your operation needs to pump out wastewater or pump in clean water, maintaining an accurate flow rate is vital. Too high of a flow rate can cause pump leaks and various problems. Not enough flow can cripple your productivity. You must have accurate control of the pumps and efficient ways to measure and monitor […]

6 Things to Consider When Selecting a Wastewater Solids-Handling Pump

When you are processing wastewater, there is naturally a more demanding variety of materials and fluid consistencies running through your plant. Having a pump that can handle solids is a must. At Cortech Engineering, we are in the business of helping operators find the best pumps for their specific applications. When selecting a wastewater solids-handling […]

KSB Helps Wastewater Operators Conquer the Clog

KSB is a leading manufacturer of pumps, valves and specialized processing systems for wastewater treatment facilities. In this industry, clogs are perhaps the number one source of downtime and frustration. That is why KSB is starting a movement called Conquer the Clog (#ConquerTheClog).   KSB is committed to helping clients experience clog-free operations. It starts […]

Improving Safety Conditions in Wastewater Industries with Explosion-Proof Pumps

When it comes to managing wastewater, there are certain safety standards that are important to keep in mind. Most commonly, these safety issues arise when wastewater treatment facilities are located next to a landfill. In these cases, federal safety standards are put in place to protect the groundwater from contamination by leachate, which is the […]

Facts on California’s Water Quality

There are many factors that go into making sure California has clean, fresh, uncontaminated water for its residents to drink. Cortech provides all types of equipment to its clients to aid in the treatment process of wastewater. There are many new ways of eliminating waste and other pathogens from water today, and Cortech is at […]

Reduce Your Water Discharge Fee With Cortech

Wastewater is water discharge that has been used before and is no longer needed by the user. This includes all water that goes down our drains from our showers, sinks, toilets, and any other drains in and around your house. Once this happens, the water makes its way to wastewater treatment plants around the nation. […]

Case Study: Cortech Reduces Discharge Fee by 95 Percent

Industrial wastewater is a source of water pollution that is derived from the industrial process. In many plants, fresh water is used for production and cooling, and is then discharged as contaminated water. This process poses two concerns. First, a company’s sustainable ethos is put in jeopardy when it contributes to water pollution. Second, there […]