Ahmedabad, India (PressExposure) July 17, 2013 -- Chokhavatia Associates (CA) has completed installations of more than 250 full scale activated sludge plants "from a flow of 50 cubic meters per day to flow of 66000 cubic meters per day with an inlet COD ranging from 500 mg/l to 40000 mg/l." The organisation has so far undertaken a number of projects for both domestic as well as international clients around the globe. Activated sludge process is the most common form of Aerobic Biological Treatment, which is practiced for commercial and industrial sewage or industrial waste water treatment.
The company gets repeated orders to set up activated sludge processes from clients scattered across the county to treat industrial waste water contaminated with organic compounds. "Many of our clients need biological treatment processes to treat the waste coming out of their plants or units. This waste is full of organic substances. The aerobic biological treatment is the best therapy to treat these organic substances and activates sludge plant is the well-trusted solutions," said Jyoti Chokhavatia, Managing Director, Chokhavatia Associates. "Over the years, we have developed expertise in establishing Aerobic Biological Treatment plants, and the credit goes to our team whose untiring efforts have helped CA to distinguish itself from its competitors in the country," she added.
What is Activated Sludge Process (ACP)?
ACP the most common process widely used for municipal waste water treatment process. It is actually a part of Aerobic Biological Treatment. The process involves wastewater aeration in the presence of a microbial suspension, solid-liquid separation, eliminating clarified effluent and excess biomass and collection of remaining biomass to the aeration tank. There are two types of impurities in the water - organic and inorganic, and ACP is used to treat organic impurities. ACP produces an activated mass of microorganisms to stabilise the organic content of wastes. The process is executed in the presence of oxygen and convert waste to carbon dioxide.
The large number of projects that the company has executed in the past has allowed it to gain immense expertise in its operation. Further, the talented pool of professional has also added to the project execution skills of CA. These advantages have also helped the company to offer customized solutions to its clients. Before actually starting any projects, CA understands the complete requirements of the clients and decides on every micro and macro level issues. Design, development, execution, installation, commissioning, testing, etc are monitored by the experienced project managers during all the stages. The company stats, "We optimize various types of activated sludge processes like conventional, completely mixed, plug flow, tapered aeration, modified aeration, and contact stabilization in to one tank depending on the inlet variables in quantity and quality to save the energy cost as well as ease in operation." The organisation has pioneered the art of offering activated sludge process solutions.
Chokhavatia Associates is widely recognized as a full-fledged Civil and Environmental Consulting firm serving government, industry and private sectors. CA provides a complete spectrum of services, which includes feasibility studies, advisory and consulting services; complete engineering design drawings, project management, construction management, operation troubleshooting and maintenance contracts along with training programs.