Monday, 15 November 2021

Technical Visit: Galindo – Wastewater Treatment Plant

The Wastewater Treatment Plant (E.D.A.R.) of Galindo located in Sestao is the great work in sanitation of the Bilbao Bizkaia Water Consortium. Its construction began in 1985 and has been decisive for the improvement of the natural environment and the new image of the rivers, estuary and beaches.

In this treatment plant two different processes take place: the purification of water and the treatment of sludge derived from the process. Water treatment is carried out by different processes encompassed in pretreatment, primary, secondary and tertiary treatment.

Regarding the sludge extracted in the different processes of water decantation, after a treatment to thicken them, they are incinerated. The steam that is extracted from its vaporization is used in a cogeneration plant that produces enough energy to supply the needs of all the facilities of the treatment plant.

*It is necessary to be registered to be attend. If you would like to book your place, you have to do by the registration form.

Monday, 15 November 2021

Technical Visit: Etxebarri – Bilbao Bizkaia Water Consortium

The Bilbao Bizkaia Water Consortium is the entity responsible for the management of the primary network, both for the supply of drinking water and for the sanitation of wastewater, approximately, one million inhabitants of Bizkaia.

It is made up of eighty-one municipalities, in addition to the Provincial Council of Bizkaia and the Basque Government, without prejudice to maintaining collaboration agreements with different local entities.

*It is necessary to be registered to be attend. If you would like to book your place, you have to do by the registration form.

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