WATER TREATMENT


BUIN WWTP

Water Treatment

Project

Buin Wastewater Treatment Plant

Client

Aguas San Pedro

Year

2016

The construction project for the expansion of the “Wastewater Treatment Plant of Buin”, is part of the development plan for the urban centers incorporated in the Aguas San Pedro concession area. The treatment plant is located in the Commune of Buin, located in the Metropolitan Region and belonging to the province of Maipo. The current facilities are designed for a maximum process flow of 432 m³/day, with flow rates of up to 921 m³/day being admitted.

The project goal was to design a rapid construction expansion that would allow compliance with the Chilean standard DS 90 in the Buin plant, being able to face with certainty the increase of the flow expected during the year 2016 as a consequence of the increase of population to which it provides service The plant, establishing a flow of design 1,096 m³/d, sufficient value to serve the area with expected population increases until 2018.

TASK
Treatment process design and construction project.