Wimbleball Dam

Client:South West Water and Wessex Water
Flow Rate:540m³/hr

Background

Wimbleball dam near Dulverton in Somerset is a 50m high concrete diamond headed buttress approximately 300m long and 50m high.

The Overall Objective

Due to leakages, re-grouting works was required to be carried out to repair the dam.

Solution

Siltbuster installed two water treatment plants consisting of a number of HB50’s and MT30 units to deal with the flow of 540m³/hr plus pH monitoring.

Treated: 1.48 million cubic metres of high pH water with slow settling solids in suspension. (10 times the volume of wimble ball dam).

Back to top
Cost-efficiency, cost savings and discharge compliance! A Siltbuster solution consisting of a Chemical Mix Tank and… https://t.co/nUDuBNcVfU
2:52 PM 15 Oct 2020 Join the conversation
Autumn greetings from Paris where Siltbuster systems are hard at work at numerous locations throughout the gigantic… https://t.co/bMbHGDKuuD
2:49 PM 15 Oct 2020 Join the conversation
"An overview of surface water management in the construction sector and an introduction to Siltbuster Ltd". Regist… https://t.co/5ZHcbwJQkU
8:45 AM 9 Oct 2020 Join the conversation
#Siltbuster HQ is very busy, including loading and dispatch of 3 full lorries heading for the North East with final… https://t.co/uLmtExWzEl
8:14 AM 9 Sep 2020 Join the conversation
A Siltbuster in the sky! The image really shows how space efficient our systems are with a Siltbuster unit hard at… https://t.co/5dYzfYqgVn
12:50 PM 10 Aug 2020 Join the conversation