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Sludge centrifuge

British Columbia, Canada

Project description

Improvements to the sludge centrifuge. The main objective was to study the operational conditions in order to identify the main causes of the malfunction. In addition, the location of the centrifuge was subject to review.

Total project cost


GCM Mandate

Conceptual study


GCM performed all multidisciplinary engineering activities, including:

  • Evaluation of the performance of the centrifuge
  • Analysis of the operation and maintenance costs
  • Analysis of the safety risks related to this operation
  • Evaluation of the piping layout associated with this operation, as well as potential improvements
  • Recommendations (4 options)