Participants of this course will explore the science of anaerobic digestion and how this science fits into the overall operation of a wastewater treatment plant. Discussion on system components, control parameters and troubleshooting will be given emphasis.
- Sludge Stabilization
- Theory of Anaerobic Digestion
- Types of Anaerobic Digesters
- System Components
- Operation and Troubleshooting
EPCOR's Gold Bar Wastewater Treatment Plant at the Centre of Excellence Building. 10977 - 50 Street, NW, Edmonton, Alberta.
PARKING: Course attendees are required to park in Gold Bar Park and walk into the plant, stopping to register with the Security Guard at the ATCO trailer situated at the East Gate who will issue you a visitor pass.
Signs will be posted at the turn into Gold Bar Park and inside the parking area.
Directions to Gold Bar WWTP_via Gold Bar Park.pdf
EWMCE'S Corporate Rate Hotels:
Metterra Hotel: 10454 – 82nd Avenue (866) 465-8150 Please use "Edmonton Waste Management Centre of Excellence" to obtain the corporate rate.
Rate: $170/night. This is a new and modern hotel located in Edmonton’s historic Old Strathcona District on trendy Whyte Avenue and offers free breakfast, free internet, free wine tasting every evening except Sunday and free valet parking. (www.metterra.com)
Varscona Hotel: 8205 – 106th Street (780) 434-6111
Rate: $145/night. This is a cozy, bed and breakfast-style hotel which is also located in Old Strathcona District on Whyte Avenue and offers free breakfast, free internet, free wine tasting every evening except Sunday and free valet parking. (www.varscona.com)