ROURKELA, OCT 14, 2022
Taking a major step forward in the field of environment management, a state-of-the-art Sewage Treatment Plant (STP) of 4 Million Litre Per Day capacity was inaugurated at Rourkela Steel Plant (RSP) by SAIL Chairman Soma Mondal on Thursday.
The Chairman switched on the facility to start the operation of the plant, built at an investment of Rs 14.91 crore. She was explained about the working and process of the plant on the occasion.
The STP has been set up to treat the sewage generated from the toilets of the different units of RSP and being discharged through Outfall-7. It was constructed to meet the latest norms stipulated by Central and State Pollution Control Boards for discharge of treated sewage.
Built on the latest Moving Bed Bio Reactor (MBBR) technology, the STP will treat the sewage water with modern and advanced equipment in different units of the plant viz. Collection & Coarse Screen Chamber, Raw Sewage Sump and Pump House, Primary Clarifier, Anoxic Tanks, MBBR Tanks, Sludge Holding Tank, Treated Sewage Collection Tank, Chemical House and Lab Building, Various Pump Houses. Hydrotech Paryavaran India Pvt Ltd. (HPIPL) has executed the job under the supervision of the Projects Department of RSP.