R.L. Sutton WRF
Solids Handling Facility
After construction of the R.L. Sutton Water Reclamation Facility new liquid process treatment system was completed in December 2004, construction began on a new solids processing facility in February 2005 at a contract price of $56,890,000. The facility includes a Solids Handling Building that houses two new fluidized bed incinerators and a dewatering system consisting of four centrifuges, cake pumps and screw feeders, sludge silos, polymer system, and controls. A sludge thickening system, odor control, sludge feed system, and gravity thickeners complete the construction scope. The new incineration system was successfully placed into operation in June 2008. The upgrade for this facility was completed in June 2009.