Tegel water plant’s project started in 1877, and regularly update with additional elements or technology. Now in total, the structure has very impressive technical specifications:
Concerning the water treatment, where Vandex products were used are also impressive. There are three atomization towers, with for each a diameter for 17 meters. And the groundwater recharge is composed by 3 pools with a total area of 30 069m². it gives an idea of the importance of the Tegel water plant, it is really one of 3 most important in Berlin.
The vandex’s know-how was used in the aeration tower 2, behind the main hall close to the lake shore. The aerator towers 1 and 2 must be partially rehabilitated in the reaction tanks and the nozzle chamber.
A mineral coating with drinking water approval was applied, the layer thickness in average 15 mm, plus the roughness compensation. Ceilings, walls, and floors are to be covered, and a post treatment period is 45 calendar days.
The nozzle chamber:
The reaction basin: