W.P.P. Enlargement in the City of Ávila

W.P.P. Enlargement in the City of Ávila

Description of the Work:

The job carried out by INDEPRO during the execution of the project is to control and supervise the different works, reporting to the Assistance and Health and Safety Coordination.

The works are being carried out to increase production from 540 m3/h to 1,620 m3/h and produce high quality water. For this purpose, the existing elements will be renewed and new ones will be implemented, such as the following:

Customer: Castilla Ingeniería, S.L.

Allocation Date: November 2005

Termination Date: June 2007

Construction Budget: 4.346.640,90 €

  • Demolition of a decanter and chlorination building, expansion of the floatation by the construction of a float
  • Replacement of a decantation – clarification unit, and expansion with a new bigger unit
  • Construction of five new sand filtration units with the same dimensions as the existing ones, and installation of an activated carbon system, downstream of the flint filtration
  • New pumping station with a flow rate of 540 m3/h, to take the water from the Becerril system (old W.P.P.) to the new W.P.P. and centralize its treatment
  • Drainage pumping system, to solve the sewage siphon of the new W.P.P., with a flow rate of 600 m3/h
  • Construction of a new Chlorination Building