Siemens MBR contracted for Chinese industry park

An underground membrane bioreactor (MBR) system worth several million US dollars is to be provided by Siemens (Tianjin) Water Technology Engineering Co Ltd to Shenzhen Zhongying Precious Metal Co Ltd.

Siemens will provide a wastewater treatment system capable of handling 9,000 m³/d of domestic wastewater for Shenzhen Lilang International Jewellery Industry Park.

The solution will use Siemens advanced MemPulse MBR system. This engineering project will be the first of its kind for Siemens in China with underground MBR construction from a private- owned investment enterprise.

The wastewater treatment system is scheduled to start up by mid of 2011.