Other Support Systems


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Other Support Systems
Other Support Systems
Fire Protection In general, the highest risk of fire and explosion is associated with wastewater collection and pumping operations and the early stages of liquid and solids processing. Specific unit processes to consider include pumping station wet wells, which handle raw wastewater or unstabilized solids, preliminary screening and grit-removal processes, primary sedimentation, anaerobic digestion, scum-collecting processes, and fuel- and chemical-handling and -storage areas. Principal control procedures used to minimize potential fire and explosion incidents at WRRFs include risk evaluation, process and equipment controls, ventilation, construction materials, and ed…
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The Water Environment Federation (WEF): Design of Water Resource Recovery Facilities, Sixth Edition. Other Support Systems, Chapter (McGraw-Hill Professional, 2018), AccessEngineering Export