Hydroflux Awarded Multi-Million Dollar Technology Packages for the Upgrade of the West Camden Water Recycling Plant (WRP)

June 5, 2023

Sydney Water’s West Camden WRP is undergoing an upgrade by Downer BMD JV to service growth in the catchment as well as maintain compliance of our Environmental Protection License into the future.

Delivery of the BioCap® fixed gas cover to West Camden WRP

The upgrade will double the treatment capacity of the current plant to be able to service 176,000 people and ensure sufficient capacity to service future growth in the catchment until 2046. Hydroflux have been awarded a number of specialist subcontract technology packages that will be used in the upgrade. This includes:

Primary Screening – HUBER RakeMax® technology has been selected as the primary screens and will be retrofitted into the existing inlet works.

Fine Screen – HUBER Drum Screen LIQUID® with 2mm perforated shall be installed as the secondary fine screens to protect the downstream hollow fibre membranes.

Sludge Thickening – two HUBER SDRUM® Rotary Screw Thickeners will be installed to thickened waste activated sludge prior to anaerobic digestion

Digestion Equipment – a large BioCap® fixed gas cover will be installed on the new anaerobic digester being constructed. The scope also includes digester recirculation pumps and heat exchangers.

A Huber Drum Screen LIQUID®

Hydroflux Epco offer a diverse range of technology and packaging groups of technologies provides added benefit to end users and contractors in major sewage treatment plant upgrades.

For further information please call 1300 417 697 or visit

RakeMax®, LIQUID® and SDRUM® are registered trademarks of HUBER SE

BioCap® is a registered trademark of Hydroflux Epco Pty Ltd

About Hydroflux

The Hydroflux Group consist of eleven specialist companies that aim to deliver the highest level of engineering and scientific know-how to the emerging issues of sustainability, climate adaptation and environmental protection with a specific focus on water and wastewater.

As part of its vision and mission, Hydroflux has always taken its climate responsibility seriously. In 2022, Hydroflux became Australia’s first water treatment and technology company to achieve Climate Active carbon neutral certification for its organisation and products. It knows that partnering with customers and clients is the most significant impact it can have in its journey.

The Group employs over 100 staff and operates throughout Australia, New Zealand and the Pacific Islands, with office locations in Sydney, Melbourne, Brisbane, Perth, Auckland, Suva and Portsmouth.

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