Brown and Caldwell Home Page
Technical Papers RECENT PAPERS    ALL PAPERS      LOG IN

Brown and Caldwell engineers and scientists are technical and thought leaders in the environmental sector. Meet the people who have been advancing innovation for more than 70 years.
Author      Title/Abstract      

Operator Input to Wastewater Treatment Plant Design
Author: James A. Chitty
Date: 10/78
Presented at California Water Pollution Control Association 20th Annual Northern Regional Conference and School

The main function of this engineer is to design a wastewater treatment system for removing sewage from water. The main function of the treatment plant operator is to operate the system in the best manner practical. These two functions have been considered as being separate for many years. Through experience, operators gain much practical knowledge, which could be of great value to the design engineer.