Visit the site: Wheaton, IL Sanitary District. This tour of a wastewater treatment plant is an example of a high-volume, public project.
- How is capacity defined at a wastewater treatment plant?
- Throughout the year, the demand on capacity can vary significantly. How do they meet peak demand?
- What are the constraints involved in changing the capacity of a facility like this?
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