Water Treatment Process

Built 1990 as a four million gallon per day plant
  • 4 individual Trident Package Plants
  • Added Chloramine Unit to meet HAA’s & THM’s
  • Could not meet TOC removal criteria
Expansion/Upgrade was completed in 2010 which now makes it a six million gallon per day plant
  • Dissolved Air Floatation (DAF)
  • 5 Filters
  • Separate Chemical Feed Building
  • Redundancy
  • Meeting all Parameter Requirements
Amount of Water Treated in 2010
  • Total = 1,051,264,384 Gallons
  • Average per Day = 2,880,176 Gallons
  • Peak Day = 3,863,300 Gallons
Water Sold 2010
  • BMU Customers = 387,987,696 Gallons
  • Garrard County Water Association = 30,828,072 Gallons
  • Southern Madison Water District = 327,649,400 Gallons
Hours Operated in 2010 = 5186 or 14.2 hrs/day
  • Ran 24 hrs/day for 6 days in February during plant construction