Emerson Supplying Second-Largest Wastewater Treatment Plant in the United States
Monday, October 24, 2011
Massachusetts Water Resources Authority has selected Emerson
Process Management to replace outdated HMI (human machine interface) systems at
the Deer Island Wastewater Treatment Plant with its Ovation technology. The new
interface will make it easier for operators to effectively control daily
operation and help ensure regulatory compliance.
The Deer Island Treatment Plant, in operation since 1995, is
the second-largest wastewater treatment plant in the United States. It serves
43 Boston-area communities and is the centerpiece of MWRA’s $3.8 billion
program to protect Boston Harbor against pollution from the metropolitan area’s
sewer systems. More...