Wabag India lands water recycling job in Vizag

Wabag India has been awarded a € 20+ million contract for the planning and completion of a comprehensive turnkey plant water system, including a wastewater treatment plant as part of the expansion of the Rashtriya Ispat Nigam Ltd power plant in Vizag, India.

The main plants consists of cooling towers, a pumping station, ultrafiltration, reverse osmosis (RO), demineralisation and a wastewater treatment plant, which in tandem with the downstream ultrafiltration and RO systems, facilitates efficient water recycling. Wabag India will also be responsible for the balance of plant of the thermal power station, the electrical and instrumentation technology and supply systems.

The reclaimed water is to be reused as make-up water for cooling tower. The 4,900 m³/d plant will become operational at the end of 2009.