Client Lumina Cooper Minera Caserones
Location Copiapó, Región de Atacama, Chile
Date 2010
Population 7,000 equivalent inhabitants
Solution Wastewater treatment

Water treatment plant

This project includes the supply of 2 compact wastewater treatment plants, used to meet treatment needs during the construction and operation of the mine. During the construction period, 7 process lines were installed until reaching a treatment capacity for a population equivalent to 7,000 inhabitants.

During the exploitation period, 4 process lines remain in operation.

The technology used corresponds to an activated sludge system in conventional aeration mode.

As part of the scope, the design, supply, assembly and commissioning of all treatment plants were included.

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