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A guide to specifying weed and trash screens

A guide to specifying weed and trash screens Flood defence schemes and drainage systems depend on the unhindered flow of water, either using gravity or with the assistance of a pumping station. In either case, a properly specified and designed screen can provide an invaluable defence in preventing blockages and debris from damaging pumps. Jamie…

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ECS renews sluice automation equipment for EA

ECS renews sluice automation equipment for EA As the Environment Agency (EA) continues its programme to upgrade water control structures on the River Lee, it has contracted ECS Engineering Services to replace the actuators and gearboxes on the sluice gates at Rammey Marsh. The project also delivered improved automation and reliability which reduced maintenance costs.…

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Water treatment upgrade simplifies process

Water treatment upgrade simplifies process Delivering high quality drinking water is an essential service provided by 29 water companies across the UK; with more than 1,500 treatment works being continuously monitored to ensure that the required legal water quality standards are met. There are many different techniques, both physical and chemical, employed in removing undesirable…