Wheelabrator operates four waste-to-energy facilities in Florida. Two South Florida and one Central Florida (Tampa) facilitates provide disposal of municipal solid waste while creating renewal electricity for sale to the local utility. The fourth facility also located Central Florida (Auburndale) provides disposal of waste wood and waste tires while providing electrical energy to nearby households. … Read more
Wheelabrator operates two waste-to-energy facilities in South Florida. Each facility maintains a FDEP NPDES Individual Stormwater Permit for handling stormwater at the facility and potential discharges from the facility. MBC provided the engineering services necessary to renew the existing FDEP (NPDES) Stormwater Permits for the facilities in accordance with Chapter 62-620 FAC.
This project included rehabilitation and service upgrade of the exiting Union Carbide pure oxygen generation system for the wastewater treatment process. Major components include new main air compressors, cooling tower, ambient air vaporizers, cold box valves and heat exchangers, expansion turbine replacement, and rehabilitation of liquid oxygen (LOX) tanks.