Reliance chooses WABAG for effluent treatment and recycling facility for its PTA wastewater at Dahej, Gujarat for aggregate value of Rs. 270 crores (Euro 38.5 million)

Reliance chooses WABAG for effluent treatment and recycling facility for its PTA wastewater at Dahej, Gujarat for aggregate value of Rs. 270 crores (Euro 38.5 million)

 

Chennai: VA Tech Wabag, a leading global player in water and waste water management  today announces the receipt of Industrial Effluent Treatment Plant order from Reliance  Industries Limited in India.

Reliance Industries Limited has chosen VA Tech Wabag for construction of a 32.4 MLD  Effluent Treatment Plant with Recycle Facility for their proposed PTA and PET Dahej  Manufacturing Plant, Gujarat and Tertiary Treatment Plant for Reliance Hazira Complex  for an order value aggregating to Rs.270 crores.

Combination of Advanced Technoloqies:
For the first time in India, the proposed facility will benefit from a combination of advanced technologies from VA Tech Wabag. This Effluent Treatment and Recycle Facility will have Anaerobic treatment using Upflow Anaerobic Sludge Blanket (UASB) Technology followed by Aerobic treatment using the state-of-the-art Membrane Bio Reactor (MBR) Technology. This will be followed by recycling facility using Membrane Technologies such as Ultra Filtration and Reverse Osmosis. The effluent from the facility will be recycled and reused in the Dahej complex.

Project Uniqueness:
The proposed ETP and Recycle Facility is the first large scale recycle plant for PTA wastewater in India. As part of the total Reliance Order, the Industrial Water Business Group of WABAG would be executing two projects – one on provision of Side Stream Filters for Reliance Dahej Manufacturing Plant and another project for construction of Tertiary Treatment Plant for Reliance Hazira Complex – for a value of around Rs.20.00 crores.

According to Mr. Patrick Andrade, Industrial Water Business Head, this is the first time in India that sandwich type Mixed Bed System will be used for Demineralisation process. The Effluent Treatment and Recycle Facility at Dahej is expected to be executed within a period of 21 months.

Mr. Rajiv Mittal, Managing Director commenting on the Order Intake, said: I am extremely happy that our first customer, Reliance Industries Limited has again chosen VA TECH WABAG for this large and complex project and this goes to prove that VA Tech Wabag enjoys the most Preferred Supplier status with Reliance and this speaks volumes for customer confidence and our long term relationship. Secondly, this order reinforces WABAG’s technological superiority in Oil, Gas and Petrochemical Sectors of Water Recycle.”

VA TECH WABAG LIMITED had executed the largest Effluent Treatment Plant for Reliance Jamnagar Refinery in the year 1999.

For enquiries, please contact:
VA TECH WABAG Ltd.
11, Murrays Gate Road,
Alwarpet, Chennai 600 018,India
Tel: +91 44 422 32260
tv gopal@wabag.in

 

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