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2020 Wastewater Training Seminar

LOCATION: McMenamin's Kennedy School | Portland, OR

This training seminar will provide the basic foundation to help you run a cost-effective wastewater program. The topics and chemicals discussed will NOT be Nalco Water-specific so you will benefit regardless of your chemical treatment provider.

FPO 550x310


Plant schematic
  • Pretreatment
  • Primary
  • Secondary
  • Sludge dewatering 
Pretreatment Basics
  • Equalization
  • Screens
  • Mixing
  • BOD reduction 
Liquid-Solids Separation
  • Clarifiers
  • DAFs
Sludge Dewatering
  • Types of devices
  • How they function
  • Sludge conditioning
  • Handling/pumping
Secondary Waste Treatment
  • Moving bed bio-reactor                 
  • Membrane bio-reactor
Control basics
  • pH adjust fundamentals and importance
  • Chemical
  • Tests-types and they mean
  • Animal feed certification
  • Sludge disposal options

Troubleshooting, Discussion, Questions                

  • Calculations
  • Dosage checks


McMenamin's Kennedy School
5736 NE 33rd Ave.
Portland, OR 97211