Blowing the Competition Away

APG-Neuros is a Canadian company wholly owned by Aviation and Power Group (APG), headquartered in greater Montreal, Québec. The company has its foundation in aeronautic technologies with the mandate for sales, distribution, manufacturing, aftermarket support and continued development of high-efficiency Turbo-machinery, turbo blowers and complete aeration systems for the municipal and industrial markets in North […]

Aeration System Upgrade at Atlantic Avenue Wastewater Treatment Plant – Turbo Blower Supplier

For the purpose of design, the turbo blowers had to be pre-selected at an early stage of the detailed engineering design. In 2009, the Ontario Clean Water Agency (OCWA) had undertaken a comprehensive assessment of turbo blowers. From among the six invited vendors, from three continents, APG-Neuros Inc. was found to be the front-runner and […]

Case Study: NAPA Sanitation District

Inefficient Operation & Turndown NAPA Sanitation District’s consultant QuEST and Herwitt Engineering conducted a study on replacing the plant’s Multistage Centrifugal blowers to address their inefficient operation, operational inflexibility and high energy consumption. Following the recommendation of the study, NAPA Sanitation District replaced their existing blowers with the High Efficiency turbo blowers which helped them […]

Case Study: Desert Breeze

In 2007, Desert Breeze Water Reclamation Facility was facing rising energy and maintenance costs of its Positive Displacement blowers. Challenge In 2007, Desert Breeze WR In 2007, Desert Breeze WRF, located at Clark County Water Reclamation Facility in Las Vegas, Nevada, had two 125 HP Tuthill positive displacement blowers operating, providing air to the aeration […]

Case Study: Killingly WWTP – Danielson, CT

Reduces annual energy costs and improves process control of the wastewater treatment for better nitrogen removal Killingly WWTP replaced its multi-stage centrifugal and positive displacement blowers with APG-Neuros turbo blowers. The high efficiency blowers and improvements in the aeration control and modifications in the SCADA for improved DO control reduce the plant’s annual energy costs. […]

Case Study: Haliotis Wastewater Treatment Complex, Nice France

The APG-Neuros Turbo Blower saves energy consumption and leads to modernization of the Haliotis Wastewater Treatment Complex in Nice, France Project Background The Haliotis Wastewater Treatment Complex was designed, built and operated by Degrémont since 1988, with its main objective to treat wastewater. Although composed of a primary treatment followed by settling, the majority of […]

Case Study: City of Watsonville, CA WWTP

APG-Neuros’ Turbo Blower reduces energy consumption, while improving the working environment The City of Watsonville replaced one of its centrifugal blowers with a new APG-Neuros NX Series turbo blower combined with replacing its coarse-bubble diffusers with more efficient fine bubble aeration diffusers. The new turbo blower supplies the majority of aeration, while the three remaining […]

Case Study: City of Orange Cove WWTP, California

Retrofit upgrade project confirms energy savings at wastewater treatment plant The City of Orange Cove is an agricultural community in Fresno County that is located along the eastern foothills of the Sierra Nevada Mountains. Through value engineering and the assistance of incentive money from their utility provider, the WWTP pursued various upgrades; including the addition […]

Case Study: King County WTD – South Treatment Plant

Decrease energy consumption, noise level, heat generation, and maintenance costs Project Background Increasing energy efficiency is a top priority at King County, so it wasn’t difficult to find an opportunity when it came to their existing multistage centrifugal (MSC) blowers at their South Plant facility. With the support of Puget Sound Energy and the Washington […]