In order to avoid sediment transfer from the dredging loca on, the Total Suspended Solids (TSS) had to be limited to avoid the transfer of material. The TSS value to be respected was less than 25 mg/L.
The BioCon allowed the City of Buffalo to increase its' biosolids capacity to 1,850 tons of dry solids per year. The ERS provides over 80% of heat for the dryer from renewable fuels, and reduces the biosolids mass by 95%.
The client, who produces thousands of tons of hazardous wastewater every year, desired an alternative to the existing method of removing the hazardous waste water by tanker truck and treating it off site, which was required 66 times per year.