27 Feb Seguin (TX) WTP- 90 More Years of Filtration to Come
In this Orthos Liquid Systems video chat, Stuart Humphries, Director of Filtration Technologies for Orthos, gives us more living history as he shares about our recent Seguin Water Treatment Plant retrofit in Guadalupe County, Texas.
The video takes you through the history of Seguin and its progression in water treatment. Long before the water treatment plant arrived, massive mammoths used the Guadalupe River as a drinking water source. To learn more about the City of Seguin, follow the link below:
•Seguin WTP reportedly first built for ice production
•Officially commissioned in 1928
•Expanded several times using filters with different configurations
•For longevity, clay tile block underdrains replaced with Orthos Centurion™ monolithic
•Short (16”) underdrain plenums have excellent air/water distribution and backwash characteristics