Features & Benefits

Features:

  • Integrated hardware, software and communications package
  • Fully automated, near real-time data capture system
  • Robust, low maintenance sensor
  • Accurate and repeatable sampling method
  • Hourly reporting of:
    • Biochemical oxygen demand (BOD5 proxy)
    • Aeration recommendation for energy saving
    • Process status
    • Indicative F:M
  • Three operator communication scenarios including:
    • Local display at the side of the Activated Sludge Plant
    • Secure, cloud-based dashboard for remote access
    • Hourly e-mail updates – can be viewed on smart phones
  • Toxic events or equipment failure reporting
  • Access to historical and trending data with backup facility for security
  • Dynamic monitoring & control for reduced aeration costs and carbon footprint
  • Analogue and digital outputs for process control
  • Potential for monitoring and control of chemical & nutrient additions
  • Short-term Return on Investment (ROI)
  • Optional software and support package


Benefits:

  • Reduces operating costs including energy usage
  • Delivers assurance that activated sludge process is healthy
  • Allows operators to react quickly to toxicity or abnormal events
  • Reduces risk of consents non-conformity
  • Gives operators accurate information when implementing process changes
  • Remote monitoring saves manpower
  • Empowers operators to make more informed decisions
  • Allows benchmarking of similar processes
  • Allows trending for improved operations – dashboard data accumulation
  • Minimal maintenance
  • Potential for improved efficiency in chemical and nutrient dosing