January 2014
WET News: Water & Effluent Treatment News;Jan2014 Supplement, p10
Trade Publication
Photographs of several drinking water treatment plants and chlorine contact tanks in Great Britain including a 3,500 millimetre (mm) diameter flow meter chamber for Thames Water, 3,500 mm diameter chlorine contact tank and 500 mm diameter inter-process pipework for Anglian Water are presented.


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