Power Industry

GENER – Bottom Ash handling system (BAHS) Solid / Liquid separation Client: AES Gener

Location: Ventanas, V Region, Chile

Date: November 2007

Flow:  454 m3/h

Load: 70 ton/d

Solid / Liquid separation plant for AES Gener, Ventanas.
The physical-chemical and chemical treatment is initiated by a physical separation of solids through sedimentation followed by an equalization stage. Downstream there is a flocculation system and Lamella® plate clarifier. The treated water is re-used in the boiler cleaning system and sludge is dewatered using decanters.
The process consisted of engineering, equipment supplying civil works installation and start up.