This masterclass will provide an insight into the potential of the pile cloth media filter technology and its true place in wastewater treatment applications through a detailed understanding of the fundamentals, applications and performance. Read more Read less

As the water industry is facing stricter consents for treated effluents while also aiming to achieve more efficient operation of treatment systems, the implementation of sustainable technologies is becoming critical. In this context, pile cloth media filters have attracted attention in recent years due to their potential application at primary and tertiary treatment stages and simplicity of operation. However, a more detailed understanding of the mechanisms and performance of the technology will enable a true evaluation of its potential for the UK water sector.

At a glance

  • Dates
    • 18 Feb 2022
  • DurationHalf day (09:30 am - 12:30 pm) Registration at 9am
  • LocationOnline
  • Cost


Course structure

This is a live online masterclass, held over a morning session.

What you will learn

This masterclass will deliver a detailed understanding of cloth media filtration and provide key insights for future implementation of the technology.

Core content

  • Fundamentals/mechanisms of pile cloth media filtration,
  • Process configurations and applications,
  • Treatment performance,
  • Cost and energy use.

Who should attend

This masterclass is aimed at individuals looking to improve their knowledge of pile cloth media filtration for solids removal and in particular those involved in the design, implementation and operation of wastewater treatment systems.


Dr Marc Pidou

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