Desalination Plant for Power Station Operation

Aqueuous Solutions provided a high recovery desalination plant for this power station. 94% recovery of the Permeate allowed the replacement of existing demineralisation beds, resulting in large savings.

Project Summary

  • Containerised desalination unit capable of producing 1,200,000 litres of water a day.
  • Installed automatic programmable operation with remote monitoring system.
  • Electronic monitoring system, Multi media filtration, integrated cartridge filtration, antiscalant dosing.
  • Upgraded the existing CIP system and included multi flush and backwash procedures.
  • 4 stage system designed with system pumps using VSD for maximum power use efficiency.
  • Control system integrated into plant SCADA system.
  • 3D Trasar online measurement of pH, ORP and antiscalant.

Project Specifics

  • Location: South Australia
  • System Capacity: 1,200,000 litres/day
  • Feed Water quality: S.A. water
  • Recovery: 94%