Industrial Water Case Studies

May 22, 2018

Customized Clarifier Ash Pond Remediation Case Study

 View Full Spec Sheet  Midwestern power plant utilizes customized clarifier to significantly reduce need for pond dredging Settling ponds are typically used in the wastewater treatment process, allowing for the natural removal of solids and turbidity from wastewater. Water is processed through the ponds so solid contaminants can settle, and then clean, reusable water can […]

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May 7, 2018

Coal Ash Pond Remediation Case Study

 View Full Spec Sheet  MPW completes coal ash pond closure at Virginia power plant Problem A Virginia power plant, which began generating electricity in 1958 with three coal-fired units, recently decommissioned one of its units and converted the other two to natural gas. Despite no longer burning coal, two coal ash ponds remained, necessitating a […]

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November 7, 2017

Mill Around iWWD Case Study

View Full Case Study It did not take a structural engineer to realize the Pennsylvania pulp and paper’s clarifier required repairs. When the technicians from MPW Industrial Services arrived at the mill, steel I-beams were propped gainst the crumbling cement sides of the 1950s-era water purification system. Next to wood, water is one of the most […]

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August 21, 2017

Three-step Process Treats Greywater Case Study

 View Full Case Study  The ability to treat greywater is becoming vitally important to U.S. power producers. Energy companies in 19 states are using reclaimed water and the trend is expected to continue in light of larger populations, extreme weather patterns and rising demand for freshwater. Furthermore, greywater, which is wastewater from bathroom sinks, showers, […]

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August 21, 2017

Texas Oil Refinery Solutions Case Study

View Full Case Study Problem MPW’s Industrial Water Division seamlessly solves problems for Texas oil refinery MPW’s Industrial Water Division routinely meets the refining industry’s demands of high flow rates, strict safety adherence and stringent environmental compliance. Through its industrial redundant systems, MPW minimizes plant turnarounds at petrochemical plants and refineries and provides 24/7 emergency […]

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August 21, 2017

Paper Mill Filtration Solutions Case Study

View Full Case Study MPW delivers mobile filtration solutions at Pennsylvania paper mill Problem When a paper-production facility in Pennsylvania needed to take one of its clarifiers out of service for repairs, they called on MPW’s Industrial Water Division to deliver two filter trailers at each of two critical locations. Normally, the plant pumps 8,000 […]

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August 21, 2017

MPW Reduces Waste and Downtime Case Study

View Full Case Study MPW reduces waste and downtime generated by air heater maintenance for Pennsylvania plant Problem One of America’s largest power generation and retail electricity businesses, located in Western Pennsylvania, faced the challenge of cleaning the company’s air heaters, while not dispersing water as it had historically done in previous air heater cleanings. […]

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August 21, 2017

Emergency Response Pays Off Case Study

View Full Case Study MPW’s emergency response pays off for Virginia power station Problem When a Virginia power station had an issue with its existing Reverse Osmosis [RO] process, it called on MPW to supplement its water needs during an excessively cold winter. The plant lost RO functionality at one of its four power-production units, […]

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August 21, 2017

Carbon Filtration RO Skid Case Study

View Full Case Study MPW’s carbon filtration vessels and single pass RO skid system produce increased reliability, cost savings Problem An Ohio automotive manufacturer suffered a system crash on its ion exchange equipment that resulted in an inability to produce high-quality water. The aging equipment caused additional problems including the use of hazardous chemicals that […]

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