Published on: 21/10/2016

EEI wins 2016 AWA award

EEI wins 2016 AWA award

Environmental Engineers International (EEI) has been selected as the inaugural winner of the Innovating for Sustainability (Small Business) Award (Sponsored by the Department of Water and Water Corporation) of the Australian Water Association (WA).

The award cited the project "Development and Implementation of the Anammox Process for Nitrogen Removal from Wastewater" undertake by EEI. The anammox plant has been in operation at DBC Picton for over two years. The EEI anammox system installed at the 0.5 MLD wastewater treatment plant at DBC is capable of reducing 450 mg/L of total nitrogen to up to less than 10 mg/L (achieving over 98% TN removal) with only 45% of the conventional energy requirement and with no chemical addition.

EEI received the award at the AWA Awards Dinner event on 21 October 2016.

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