Product: TEKKEM Slaker
Engineer: City Engineering Department
Permitted Plant Flow: 9.6 MGD
Installation Date: 2003
The Treatment Division’s responsibilities include the operation and maintenance of fifteen wells, a lime softening treatment plant, three booster pumping stations, four elevated tanks, and one ground storage reservoir. Activities of this division include the operation of the Water Treatment Plant on a 24 hour per day, 7 day per week basis as well as the repair and maintenance of all wells, treatment plant equipment, elevated tanks, booster pump stations, and telemetry equipment. Also included in the Treatment Division is the Laboratory, which performs not only the sampling and testing required by the Illinois Environmental Protection Agency, but also provides for the quality control and quality assurance testing. The Water Treatment Plant has a design rate of 9.6 million gallons per day. The source of supply for the short term is just under 10 million gallons per day provided by fifteen wells. This is the total combined pumping capacity of all the Town’s wells.