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Systematic Approach to Water Treatment Plant Optimization

This paper provides water treatment plant operators with practical solutions to their most critical operational issues, including the production of consistently high-quality finished water, the reduction of operational costs, the improvement of filtration operation, etc. Case studies presented in this paper demonstrate various ways of improving plant process performance and efficiency.

Moderator:  Owen Keenan

Presenter(s):

Alex Yavich - Optimization Solutions Environmental, LLC

Alex Yavich is the founder of the Optimization Solutions Environmental, LLC. He received a bachelor’s degree and a master’s degree in chemical engineering from Russian universities and a Ph.D. in environmental engineering from Michigan State University. Yavich has over 20 years experience in applied and academic research, process engineering, design and consulting in water and wastewater treatment fields. He currently focuses on chemical feed and process optimization for water treatment plants.