Pressure Sewer Advantage for Lake Community with Failing Septic Systems

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The Barnes® Pressure Sewer Solution SITE/LOCATION: Macy, Indiana Rural, lake community with a mix of full year and part-time residences. 255 stations with 8 miles of pipe PROBLEM: Individual septic tanks were failing due to the age of the systems and from the high water table in the area. As the septic systems failed, the water quality of the lake deteriorated. State and federal water quality mandates made it nearly impossible to obtain permits to install or repair septic tanks. …

Barnes SH solves maintenance issues in Bradford, OH

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MUNICIPALITY OVERVIEW: The Village of Bradford is a small rural community in western Ohio. It is located in Darke and Miami counties, and has a population of nearly 2,000 people. Bradford’s waste water treatment plant mainly receives sewage from residences, a couple of factories and a few commercial businesses. The treatment plant’s design capacity is 0.5 MGD. LIFT STATION DETAILS: Bradford’s master pump station is a triplex station with three 6″ solids handling submersible non clog pumps. Bradford was experiencing …

Solving Costly Clogging Issues at Inkster’s Lift Station

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Barnes® SH Series Solution SITE/LOCATION: 1 MGD CSO triplex lift station (Inkster,MI) outfitted with three Flygt CP3102 5HP 230v/3Ph pumps for 350gpm @ 23 FT TD PROBLEM: Persistent clogging of impellers caused by accumulation of typical household items demanded around-the-clock attention to keep the station running. Inkster’s Lift Station connects into Detroit Sanitary Sewer System and therefore when pumps clog the overflow is diverted to a retention pond. The wastewater from the pond is vacuumed and transported to the treatment …