NEWS ARCHIVE

Cambi converts Beijing’s sewage sludge to clean energy and organic fertiliser

Norwegian Prime Minister Erna Solberg opened last Friday in Beijing a new biogas plant, which uses Cambi’s thermal hydrolysis process at the XiaoHongMen wastewater treatment plant. Cambi is building five large plants in Beijing, producing energy from the sewage sludge from more than 20 million people in an environmentally sustainable, yet profitable way.

[ Continue Reading ]

CAMBI is now the main shareholder in HØST

CAMBI ASA has become the main shareholder in HØST Verdien i Avfall AS by purchasing the shares previously belonging to Aust-Agder Næringsselskap AS and Invest24 AS. Following this transaction, the company is now owned by CAMBI ASA (80%) and Terramarin AS (20%).

[ Continue Reading ]

Norwegian firm converting its sludge into energy

It was a chance meeting in 1996 with a Norwegian firm that was converting its sludge into energy that triggered Northumbrian's change of heart”. (Cambi converting >30% of UK's sewage sludge to renewable biogas & fertilizer)

[ Continue Reading ]

Cambi awarded contract at Bonnybrook WWTP, Calgary, AB Canada

We are pleased to announce that The City of Calgary has awarded Cambi a contract for the delivery of two (2) lines of Cambi THP B6-4 reactor systems, including associated ancillaries and services for the treatment of Waste Activated Sludge (WAS) prior to digestion.

[ Continue Reading ]

Cambi awarded contract in Minworth, Birmingham,UK

Thermal Hydrolysis Procurement

In the first half of 2016 Cambi received a signed contract from MWH Treatment Limited, for the delivery and installation of 3 lines of Cambi THP B6 – 4 reactor system and sludge coolers for cooling of hydrolysed sludge prior to digestion at Minworth STW plant in Birmingham. 

[ Continue Reading ]

Accepting on Behalf of Team Blue, by George Hawkins, Public Servant : Professor : Environmentalist

I was honored to accept the US Water Prize for 2016 on behalf of DC Water at the impressive US Water Alliance meeting in Atlanta. 

[ Continue Reading ]

ThamesGrow takes the cake

There was a time when it was easy to get rid of sludge.

One such disposal route for water companies, especially those serving large urban areas, would be to load countless tons of the stuff onto barges and send it out to the middle of the North Sea where it would be dumped. We live in more enlightened times, of course, and the sea disposal route was closed off for water companies in 1998 by European legislation. The challenge then was to find cleaner and more innovative ways to solve the sludge problem.

[ Continue Reading ]

D.C. Water begins harnessing electricity from every flush

The next time you flush in the nation’s capital, you might consider this: You — or, more precisely, whatever you have flushed — will help generate clean energy.

[ Continue Reading ]

THERMAL HYDROLYSIS: THE MISSING INGREDIENT FOR BETTER BIOSOLIDS

Quoting ingress of WaterWord article:

One of the world's largest facilities in Davyhulme is proving the importance of thermal hydrolysis technology combined with digestion prior to sludge incineration. Bill Barber, Rick Lancaster and Harald Kleiven discuss reasons for the technology choice and results from an energy study measuring inputs and outputs.

[ Continue Reading ]

SAVING RATEPAYER MONEY BY RESEARCH AND COLLABORATION

Quoting George Hawkins, Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and General Manager of the District of Columbia Water and Sewer Authority (DC Water):

We have built the first CAMBI thermal hydrolysis and digester system in North America which also happens to be the largest in the world. The benefits and costs of this project are both enormous: ...

[ Continue Reading ]

WATERBOARD VECHSTROMEN CHOOSES THE CAMBI-SOLUTION FOR REGIONAL SLUDGE CENTER

Cambi will construct a new Thermal Hydrolysis Process (THP) plant in the city of Hengelo, the Netherlands. The Cambi THP sludge pre-treatment will approximately double the capacity of the existing egg-shaped digesters from 9,000 to 18,000 ton sludge per year.

[ Continue Reading ]

Ministral visit to Cambi

Norway’s Industry Minister Monica Mæland and Minister of Education Thorbjorn Røe Isaksen, visited Cambi´s headquarters in Asker. The ministers wanted to learn about industrial research, higher education, and public support. Cambi used our cases in Washington, Amperverband and Oslo as examples.

Cambi CEO Per Lillebø presented suggestions as to how research and education can improve conditions in Norway.

[ Continue Reading ]

Aktor Awards Contract to Cambi

The Greek construction company Aktor has awarded Cambi a contract for the installation of Cambi’s Thermal Hydrolysis system (CambiTHP) at Psyttalia Island Wastewater Treatment Works in Athens. Serving 5.6 million people, Psyttalia is the largest wastewater treatment plant in Greece and one of the largest in Europe. When operational in 2015 the Cambi system will treat about 50 dry tonnes of biological sludge per day.

[ Continue Reading ]

Cambi - Water Technology Company of the Year

Cambi won the Water Technology Company of the Year Distinction at the Global Water Summit, Paris, 7-8 April 2014

[ Continue Reading ]

THE WASHINGTON POST: DC WATER ADOPTS NORWAY’S CAMBI SYSTEM FOR MAKING POWER AND FINE FERTILIZER FROM SEWAGE

Quoting Ashley Halsey III:

“Yes, from poop will come power — 13 megawatts of it. Enough electricity to light about 10,500 homes.”

[ Continue Reading ]

MWH AARDS CONTRACT TO CAMBI IN EDINBURGH, SCOTLAND

On 2 october 2013 MWH Treatment awarded Cambi a contract for the installation of two lines of Cambi`s modular Thermal Hydrolysis system (CambiTHP™), at Stirling Water`s Seafield Waste Water Treatment Works, Edinburgh, Scotland.

[ Continue Reading ]

AECOM AWARDS CONTRACT TO CAMBI IN KENT, ENGLAND

The Long Reach project is a first of its kind in the UK. Thames water have selected AECOM as main contractor with Cambi as its specialist sub-contractor to build an upgrade to its sludge digestion plant in at Long Reach STW, in NW Kent. The plant has sewage treatment design capacity for 840,000 people equivalent and digests its sludge for use in agriculture as a fertilizer.

[ Continue Reading ]

CAMBI IS AWARDED CONTRACT IN VIGO, SPAIN

An important contract in Spain`s largest bio-filtration plant

Cambi is awarded the contract for the core technology in a new wastewater treatment plant in Vigo in nortwestern Spain. The new plant will be the largest bio-filtration plant in Spain and one of the largest in Europe.

[ Continue Reading ]

CAMBI AWARDED CONTRACT IN VÄXJÖ, SWEEDEN

Cambi AS has been awarded the Thermal Hydrolysis contract for upgrading the biogas plant at Sundet wastewater treatment plant in Växjö, Sweden.

[ Continue Reading ]