Project #1326

Sensing and Control Systems: A Review of Municipal and Industrial Experiences

Principal Investigator
Research Manager
Mr. Jeff C Moeller
EMA, Inc.


This project examined the best examples of applied sensors, control strategies, and computerized process controls at 110 wastewater treatment plants. They also conducted 25 field surveys. Engineers, contractors, equipment manufacturers, and owners can use the results of the two surveys to better understand how to successfully implement automation projects. The report also discusses the future needs of automation, instrumentation, and control for wastewater treatment plants. Published by WERF. 175 pages. Soft cover.

Originally funded as WERF project 99-WWF-4.