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WEFMAX 2018 Operator Training Day

 Export to Your Calendar 5/23/2018
When: 5/23/18
8am-5pm
Where: CFPUA SWEENEY WATER TREATMENT PLANT
1833 N. 5th Avenue
Wilmington, North Carolina  28401
United States
Contact: Jennifer Port Picarella
919-784-9030, ext. 1000


Online registration is available until: 5/17/2018
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Continuing Education TBD

• WASTEWATER OPERATORS: This course is approved by the WPCSOCC for 6.0 contact hours. WPCSOCC Course ID: WW: CE04111802

• PROFESSIONAL ENGINEERS: This seminar is approved for 6.0 PDH’s.
• MAINTENANCE TECHNOLOGIST: This seminar is approved for 6.0 contact hours for continuing education

 

Direct Content Questions to

Steven Harrison, BCES

Sr Manager, Operator Programs

Education and Training

(703) 684-2400, x7715

SHarrison@wef.org

 

Direct Registration Questions to

Jennifer Port Picarella

Educational Services Manager

NC AWWA-WEA

919-784-9030 ext 1000

jport@ncsafewater.org

 

Agenda


Details about Your Aeration Basin & Clarifier No One Told You About

Instructors: Mary Evans and Gary Sober

 

Time Slot

Topic

Speaker

7:30-8:00

Registration

8:00-8:15

Workshop Introduction

Various

8:15-10:00

· Aeration Basins Introduction

· Flow/aeration patterns

· Diffuser types

Gary Sober, Garver Eng

10:00-10:15

Break

10:15-12:00

Definition of alkalinity

· Relationship between alkalinity and pH

· pH (alkalinity) vs. nitrification rate

· Nitrification activities and pH rates

· The importance of alkalinity

· Determining alkalinity needs for facility operations

· Bio-available alkalinity

· Hands on alkalinity testing and profiling

Mary Evans, Premier Magnesia, LLC

12:00-1:00

Lunch

1:00-2:30

Activated Sludge sampling/process tests

· Settling test: Settleometer

· Imhoff Cone: Variations and uses

· Sludge judge

· Alkalinity/DO profile

Mary Evans and

Gary Sober

2:30-2:45

Break

2:45-4:45

Clarifiers and Settling Basins

· Rectangular clarifiers

· Circular clarifiers

· Lessons learned

· Sampling/process tests

· Flow patterns

· Sludge judging blankets

· Dissolved oxygen

· RAS/WAS

· Foam/scum

· MLSS/MLVSS

Gary Sober

4:45-5:00

Q&A and Discussion

Mary Evans and

Gary Sober

 

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