Operations Support for East Bay Municipal Utility District CA

Client: East Bay Municipal Utility District
Location: Oakland, CA

Hazen is currently providing operational support services to East Bay Municipal Utility District (EBMUD) for the Richmond Advanced Recycled Expansion (RARE) industrial reuse water treatment facility. The RARE Facility utilizes membrane filtration as pretreatment to reverse osmosis which treats secondary effluent to supply the Chevron refinery with boiler feed water. This project provides support to EBMUD leveraging from prior operations and design experience.

This project includes operations support at RARE for the membrane filtration and the reverse osmosis, development of reverse osmosis membrane element replacement specifications, standard operating procedures, and cleaning procedures.

The RARE Facility utilizes membrane filtration as pretreatment to reverse osmosis which treats secondary effluent to supply the Chevron refinery with boiler feed water.

The project also includes an evaluation of instrument location and performance.

Project Outcomes and Benefits

  • Operations support at RARE for membrane filtration and reverse osmosis
  • Development of reverse osmosis membrane element replacement specification
  • Development of standard operating procedures for the reverse osmosis system
  • Development of standard reverse osmosis cleaning procedures
  • Development of membrane training for the operations staff
  • Evaluation of instrument location and performance

For more information on this project, or to discuss a similar project in your area, contact Brad Reisinger at breisinger@hazenandsawyer.com