Villiage of Vibank Reverse Osmosis Water Treatment System

Project details

  • Installation: 2011
  • Location: Saskatchewan
  • System: Direct feed dual train RO system
  • Permeate Flow Rate: 436 m3/day or 4.8 L/s

OVERVIEW

After years of using Greensand Filtration and massive chlorination due to the contaminants in the ground water, the Town of Vibank decided to upgrade to a Reverse Osmosis plant. Using a dual train system, Sapphire Water’s new water treatment plant fully meets their needs for clean, potable water.

WATER QUALITY

Parameter of Interest Raw Water Permeate Guidelines
TDS (mg/L) 1,957 90.9 <500
Uranium (mg/L) 0.026 0.02 <0.02
Hardness (mg/L) 1,074 23.9 <800
Sulfate (mg/L) 870 6.4 <500
Alkalinity (mg/L) 512 85 <500
Manganese (mg/L) 0.53 0.03 <0.05