raw water


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raw water

[′rȯ ′wȯd·ər]
(civil engineering)
Water that has not been purified.

raw water

1. In ice making, any water used for ice making except distilled water.
2. Water, from any source, that requires treatment before it can be used, e.g., as in steam generation.
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He said the study had proposed the implementation of SPRWTS to tap a second major raw water resource for Penang.
'The first phase will involve the supply of 80 million liters per day (MLD) of raw water by Dec.
Roque said harnessing the potential of the Angat watershed to provide raw water supply is enormous.
Some people who drink raw water may prefer the taste or the way drinking raw water makes them feel.
At this point, Manila Water officials, who think that they had been "unfortunately dragged" in the issue, are suspecting that Maynilad may have been having "efficiency issues" that's why its raw water supply is depleted.
The geometry of the 4,470-foot drill included two horizontal curves to circumvent existing and proposed structures within the new raw water line easement.
The company added the new upgraded pipeline will restore North Texas Municipal Water District's raw water supply, transport raw water from Lake Texoma directly to its existing Lake Lavon water treatment facility and ensure its member cities have an adequate supply of water.
"Installing this second raw water main means that the water network in this area will be more robust and it will secure our customers' water supply."
Raw Water has a suggested retail of $5.95 per liter, "If is going to be packaged in glass and wrapped in a brown recycled paper bag to protect the water from light," Pullen says.
Impacts of major point and non-point sources on raw water treatability.
The plant consists of two 2-mgd raw water basins, five flocculation-sedimentation basins, using lamellae plate settlers and a trac vac system for sludge removal, 10 deep-bed, dual-media filters with an underdrain system, and two finished water reservoirs, one 4 MG and another 8 MG, to provide CxT (concentration x time) requirements.
Pengurusan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd said that pollution from diesel oil had been found at the intake of the Sungai Selangor Water Treatment Plant Phase 1, 2 and 3 (LRA SSP1, LRA SSP2 and LRA SSP3) and the Rantau Panjang LRA from the raw water of Sungai Selangor.