Article | April 28, 2014

5 Quick Tips On Mechanical Aeration

Source: Fluence

By Kevin Westerling,


Are you not getting the aeration performance you expect? Perhaps you’re not even aware that your system is lagging. In this age of doing more with less — practically a mandate considering high water-quality demands coupled with tight municipal budgets — operational optimization is essential. Since mechanical aeration is a cornerstone of successful wastewater treatment, it’s a natural place to focus your optimization and troubleshooting efforts.

Consider the following five tips as part of your aeration system assessment.