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TALKS WITH TERRY – Restart Water Treatment Plants

TALKS WITH TERRY – Restart Water Treatment Plants Ugh, fine, so what about WTP’s?  Are they as hard as an STP? Because that was a lot. Actually no, WTP’s are way easier to start up than an STP; they’re actually made to be shut down without killing off part of the process since they’re by-and-large […]

TALKS WITH TERRY – Restart Sewage Treatment Plants

TALKS WITH TERRY – Restart Sewage Treatment Plants So you’re coming out of a period of low flows and need to get your water assets up to scratch? Trying to get your STP ready for a big influx? If you’re not used to having to wind your process up-and-down, then it might seem a bit […]

Is your property at low or no occupancy during Covid-19 restrictions?

Don’t forget to scour! Why would I need to flush my network? (Click here to view the full document Don’t forget to scour) The water entering most drinking water mains is treated and low in sediments. However, small particles and sediments can build up over long periods, particularly if the water is slow-moving or stagnant. […]

Use your SBMP to protect your backside

Have You Thought about How to Use Your SBMP to Protect Your Backside!  (click here to view the whole document: Use your SBMP to protect your backside) A Site Based Management Plan (SBMP) is often required under the conditions of an Environmental Authority for a site engaging in an Environmentally Relevant Activity (ERA) as licensed […]

Good News!-User Choice Funding List

Good News! The Department of Employment, Small Business and Training has confirmed that the recently revised NWP20119 ‘Certificate II in Water Industry Operations’ and NWP30219 ‘Certificate III in Water Industry Operations’ have now been added to the Queensland Priority Skills List and User Choice Funding List to allow eligible students to receive subsidies from the […]