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Victorian Water Interest Day – Wonthaggi Desalination Plant

November 28 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm

The WIOA Victorian Advisory Committee extend an invitation to members to join other water industry operators to attend a Water Interest Day.

Preliminary Program (subject to change)

Time
9.30 am Registration, Morning Tea & Coffee on arrival
10.00 am Welcome & Housekeeping 
10.10 am Introduction to the Victorian Desalination Project

  • History
  • The plant
  • Power and pipelines
  • Operations & maintenance

Watersure

10.30 am Managing membrane facilities during the downtime

  • Membrane storage – short and long term
  • Maintaining mothballed membranes
  • Decommissioning and recommissioning
  • Optional case study; restart and delivering 50GL of water

Watersure

10.50 am Membrane monitoring & autopsies

  • Operational performance monitoring
  • Membrane autopsy techniques
  • New techniques in autopsies

Marlene Cran, VU

11.15 am Short Break
11.25 am Membrane operational issues

  • Feedwater quality
  • Membrane fouling and cleaning
  • Membrane integrity and ageing

Kathy Northcott, WIOA

11.45 am Risk Management of Chemical Deliveries

Ixom

12.15 pm WIOA Update

George Wall, WIOA

12.30pm Lunch (Courtesy of Ixom)
1.10pm Plant Tour of the Victorian Desalination Project
2.30pm Close and safe travel home

 

To register or for further information contact:

Kathy Northcott
WIOA Technical Operations Officer
kathy@wioa.org.au
Phone 03 5821 6744

The day is proudly being supported by Ixom and Watersure.

 

Details

Date:
November 28
Time:
9:30 am - 3:00 pm
Event Category:

Organiser

Kathy Northcott
Phone:
03 5821 6744
Email:
kathy@wioa.org.au