Waste Water A.T.E. Envirotech Commissons Sewage Treatment Plant at Rashtrapati Bhavan

Editor: Dominik Stephan

A.T.E. Envirotech along with its principal, Huber, Germany, has supplied all critical equipment required for the 2 MLD (million litres per day) sewage treatment plant (STP) installed at President’s Estate at Rashtrapati Bhavan, New Delhi. The treated water is to be used for horticultural purposes in the Mughal Gardens, located in the Estate.

Sewage Treatment Plant commissioned at Rashtrapati Bhavan
Sewage Treatment Plant commissioned at Rashtrapati Bhavan
(Picture: ATE Envirotech)

New Delhi/India - This project was inaugurated on 8 June 2015 by the President of India, Pranab Mukherjee, in the presence of the Lieutenant Governor of Delhi, Najeeb Jung, and the Chief Minister of Delhi, Arvind Kejriwal. IIT Delhi provided technical consultancy services for the project and L&T were awarded the construction, operations, and maintenance of this project.

The critical equipment supplied by A.T.E. and Huber for the state-of-the-art STP include manual bar screens, rotary drum and mechanical screens, grit separation and treatment machinery, control panels, and belt conveyors. The grit separation and treatment machinery installed consists of Huber’s well-known Vortex grit separator, which has a separation efficiency of 95% (for grit particles that are >0.3 mm) and Vortex grit washer which guarantees 98% removal of grit particles that are greater than 0.15 mm. A.T.E. also handled the installation and commissioning of the equipment that were supplied.

A.T.E. Envirotech has a wide range of innovative and well-proven technologies and provides comprehensive and cost-effective wastewater treatment and recycling solutions – including zero liquid discharge – for a wide range of applications. A.T.E. has successfully executed over 200 projects across 10 countries. For the clean and safe disposal of sewage, A.T.E. also provides technologies from Huber SE (Germany) – a world leader in wastewater treatment. Huber has over 35,000 installations and a presence across 60 countries.