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Flygt Helps Town Go from Rags to Riches in Town of James Island, SC

USA
Challenge The James Island Public Service District (JIPSD) Wastewater Department is responsible for maintaining the public wastewater collection system, which...

Flygt Horizontal Dry Pit Submersible N-impeller Pumps in Swan River, MB

CANADA
Challenge Ross Street Station, the main lift station located in the town of Swan River in Manitoba, Canada, was constructed in 1975, and by 2012 parts for its...

Flygt jet aeration solution lowers costs and improves safety

TOWN OF BIGGAR WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
CANADA
The wastewater treatment plant in the town of Biggar, located 93 kilometers west of Saskatoon in central Canada, was having a number of problems with its jet...

Flygt mixers in Florence, AL: Xylem Flygt SR4660 mixers clear FOG and reduce operating costs by more than 80%

CYPRESS CREEK WASTEWATER TREATMENT PLANT
USA
The Cypress Creek wastewater treatment plant in Florence, Alabama was spending $33,000 to $50,000 per year to clean up 60 to 90 tons of fats, oils, and grease...

Flygt Mixer Solves an Icy Problem in Northern Québec

CANADA
Challenge During the cold winter, the Quebec region enters a deep freeze, with temperatures often reaching -25 degrees Celsius. Union Quarry’s primary basin,...

Flygt N Pumps and SmartRun™ controls reduce operating costs in pump station upgrade

USA
Challenge Warrenton’s SW Alder pump station was rapidly reaching the end of its life. The station was equipped with two 10-hp pumps designed to generate 400...

Flygt N-pumps eliminate clogging and cut energy bills in Hartland, WI

USA
Challenge In the village of Hartland, Wisconsin, submersible pumps at the village’s lift stations were frequently becoming clogged, resulting in emergency...

Flygt N-pumps reduce costs, improve reliability, and deliver outstanding energy efficiency for Ohio WWTP

USA
Challenge The city’s aging Gilman Avenue Lift Station was the first of 12 stations to be upgraded as part of a capital improvement plan at the city’s...

Flygt products from Xylem enable ecofriendly greenhouse cultivations

NETHERLANDS
Before the end of 2000, the Dutch government decided that all growers should be allowed to discharge wastewater continuously into municipal sewer systems to...

Flygt pumps conquer constant inflow of ground water

USA
The construction of a Hydroelectric Power Plant on the shores of the Ohio River required a pumping solution to keep work areas from flooding. More than 100...

Flygt pumps reduce energy cost by 31 percent thanks to N-Technology

USA
Challenge In the spring of 2012, a sewage lift station in the City of Bathurst was requiring monthly servicing to pull the pumps and remove thick fibrous...

Flygt Pumps Handle Too Much of a Good Thing

USA
Challenge In 2008 the WRA retained consulting engineer HDR to provide planning, permitting, design, construction, and start-up services for a high-rate CSO...

Flygt submersible mixers in Reno, NV: Flygt mixers prevent buildup and reduce wetwell cleaning charges

USA
The city of Reno, Nevada has long battled the buildup of fats, oils, and grease in the wetwells of wastewater lift stations in the valleys with this high...

Flygt submersible mixers in San Antonio, TX: Flygt mixers clear sediment and save man-hours for San Antonio utility

CPS ENERGY OF SAN ANTONIO
USA
The San Antonio River can experience high water events that leave a thick buildup of mud on the floors of the intake structure of the CPS Energy of San Antonio...

Flygt SmartRun keeps control of the costs

SWEDEN
Built in 2006, the Sigtuna pump station has two Flygt N 3153 HT pumps, originally started via soft starters. In 2011, Xylem installed Flygt SmartRun pump...

Flygt Submersible Pumps in Heat Exchange Facility in Lincoln, NE

USA
Challenge A unique system known as the Centralized Renewable Energy System (CRES) was designed by Olsson Associates to provide significant amounts of energy to...

Flygt Submersible Pumps in Sims Bayou

USA
Challenge The City of Houston required a new wastewater lift station in Sims Bayou as the existing station had exceeded its useful life. Due to large...

Large Utility Turns to Artificial Intelligence at Major Pump Station

Genesee County Drain Commissioner, Division of Water & Waste Services
Genesee County (MI)
Challenge Pump Station #8 contained two horizontal dry pit and two submersible pumps installed in 1988. The GCDC-WWS Operations and Maintenance Department has...

Godwin NC150 Dri-Prime pump for WWTP Digester Cleanout

USA
The City of Riverside’s Regional Water Quality Control Plant needed to clean out digesters to get them ready for de-servicing. They hadn’t been cleaned out...

Godwin NC150 with Flygt N-technology for sewer pipe cleanout

USA
Brenford Environmental needed to clean more than two miles of 54" (1.4 m) sewer pipe, which had been in place for more than 15 years. The difficult solids in...

Godwin NC350 Pump Provides Non-Clog Sewer Bypass Solution

USA
Godwin’s Dri-Prime 16 in pump ran a sewer bypass system continuously for a month without issues while the city of Raleigh, North Carolina, replaced a major...

Do more with less: Integrating nutrient removal control improves treatment capacity and efficiency

Green Lake, Wisconsin
Challenge Chemical, biological treatment, or a combination of both, is the common method for removing phosphorus in a wastewater treatment plant (WWTP). When...

Horse Racetrack bets on Flygt for pump station design

USA
Challenge In the mid-1990s the New Jersey Sports and Exposition Authority (NJSEA), which previously owned and operated the racetrack, constructed facilities to...

How one Florida utility is benefiting from a state-of-the-art management tool

USA
To learn about Royal Palm Beach's SCADA system, read the article. "Now instead of driving to a lift station, the field force can remotely reset a motor and...