Solway Foods are part of the 2 Sisters Food Group - one of the leading food manufacturing companies in Europe. The group has a strong presence in the sectors of poultry, red meat, chilled and frozen food; with their customers including most of the major supermarket chains.
Ogden Water were responsible for the design, installation and manufacture of a full waste water treatment plant.
The plant is highly automated and features chemical storage tanks, a balance tank, sludge tank, rotary screen, chemical dosing and mixing system and a dissolved air flotation (DAF) unit. The treatment plant corrects pH, removes solids and reduces settled COD levels all to within the specifications set by the water authority.
The plant processes over 200m3 of effluent per day and sees savings of up to £700 per day purely on disposal costs to the local water authority.