August 8, 2018

IFM DESIGN/BUILDS AND OPERATES NEW NATIONAL TRAVEL CENTER WASTEWATER TREATMENT...

A National Travel Center contacted IFM regarding an existing wastewater treatment facility that needed some upgrades. The existing facility, rated for 20,000 gallons per day (GPD), was currently meeting limits but the plant was deteriorating. The plant was an...
July 23, 2018

IFM AIDS IN WATER PURIFICATION FOR A HORSE FARM

Commercial Water Treatment System - In the fall of 2016, IFM was contacted by a competitive horse farm in Michigan to help with the treatment of their well water. The farm land was on an old salt mine, so the ground water had an extreme amount of salt...
July 23, 2018

IFM CREATES A CUSTOM RO DESIGN FOR AUTOMOTIVE PROCESS WATER

Industrial WTP - A Detroit, Michigan paint coating facility added another facility in Jeffersonville, Indiana. This company approached IFM to design and fabricate two complete water treatment systems for the facility coating and washing...
July 23, 2018

IFM REPLACES A BAR RACK WITH A GRINDER STATION TO MAINTAIN FLOW

Municipal Wastewater - In the summer of 2016, IFM was approached by an existing client to maintain sewage flow at a facility near Valparaiso, IN. This client has regular, high flow with a large amount of debris in it. This debris was plugging the...
July 23, 2018

IFM INSTALLS A CONTAINERIZED BOOSTER PUMP ON A MUNICIPAL WATER LINE

Municipal Water - In late 2016, a city in the Dayton area contacted IFM about water pressure issues within their distribution lines. A factory that is on their water line is not receiving enough water pressure to support the fire suppression pumps for their facility...
July 23, 2018

IFM DESIGNED AND INSTALLED A NEW WATER TREATMENT SYSTEM FOR SULFUR REMOVAL

Municipal Water - A long standing operational client of IFM contacted them to aid in some issues with two facilities. These two facilities specifically have high sulfur content in their wells, enough to cause drastic fluctuation in chlorine residuals, resulting...
July 23, 2018

IFM INSTALLS NEW DIFFUSER SYSTEM IN A SLUDGE HOLDING TANK

Municipal Wastewater - Contacted by a local village, IFM was asked to remove and replace their existing diffuser system in one of their sludge holding tanks in the wastewater treatment facility. To complete this project most effectively, IFM decided...
July 23, 2018

IFM AIDS A LOCAL VILLAGE IN WWTP UPGRADES

Municipal Wastewater - A village in Northwest Ohio contacted IFM to aid in upgrades to a clarifier in their existing wastewater treatment plant. The village administrator requested installation of RAS (return activated sludge) and...
July 23, 2018

IFM AIDS A LOCAL VILLAGE IN LIFT STATION UPGRADES

Municipal Wastewater - In late spring of 2016, IFM was contacted by a local village to aid in renovations to their existing lift station. An IFM technician made a site visit with village administration to determine what they deemed necessary as upgrades...
July 23, 2018

IFM DESIGNS A TRIAL UF/ RO SYSTEM TO TREAT HIGH AMMONIA

Municipal Wastewater - IFM was contacted by a long-term client regarding a facility that was having compliance issues. They were particularly struggling with was their ammonia limit. The waste stream at this facility is primarily composed...
July 23, 2018

IFM DESIGNS AND INSTALLS AN IRON REMOVAL SYSTEM AT A LOCAL CAMPGROUND

Municipal Water - IFM designed an oxidation-filtration treatment system to remove the rust-staining contaminant. The full-scale Iron removal system...
January 23, 2017

IFM DESIGNED A UF FOR A WWTP TO MEET NPDES LIMITS

Industrial WWTP - January 2017 -- IFM assisted a local automotive foundry to evaluate current means of wastewater treatment conditions and methods. From Summer 2015 to December 2015, IFM completed an evaluation that consisted...
November 23, 2016

IFM TRAVELS SOUTH TO CLEAN LEATHER TANNERY’S WASTE STREAM

Industrial WWTP - November 2016 -- An international meat production company approached IFM with the task of cleaning up the waste stream in their blue leather tannery facility found in the Panhandle of Texas...
October 24, 2016

IFM ASSISTS MAJOR AUTOMOTIVE FOUNDRY EVALUATE CURRENT WASTEWATER TREATMENT...

Industrial WWTP - October 2016 -- IFM assisted a local automotive foundry to evaluate current means of wastewater treatment conditions and methods. From Summer 2015 to December 2015, IFM completed an evaluation that consisted...
June 29, 2016

SDOX AIDS IN CHANGES TO SINGLE CELLED LAGOON

Wastewater - June 29, 2016 -- A long-time client of IFM was having difficulty meeting NPDQES regulations caused by their high effluent CBOD levels. These levels were able reach upwards of 200 mg/L with a permit level of 25 mg/L. T...
June 29, 2016

NEW PACKAGE PLANT DESIGN / INSTALL

Wastewater - June 29, 2016 -- IFM was approached by a national travel center to aid in achieving their goal of meeting EPA wastewater effluent standards. The current wastewater treatment plant (WWTP) consisted of a single-celled...
June 29, 2016

UF INSTALL FOR A CLEANING SERVICE

Wastewater - June 29, 2016 -- In the spring of 2016 IFM completed a design build project for wastewater treatment for a major NW Ohio Cleaning Product Manufacturer. Back in the summer of 2015, IFM completed a pilot UF system to...
May 26, 2016

SIDE-STREAM FILTRATION UNIT

Water - May 26, 2016 -- A local insulation manufacturer contacted IFM to help filter their existing cooling tower closed loop system. The facility’s cooling tower loop had debris in it that was plugging the instruments on th...
May 26, 2016

RE-BEDDING OF A DUALATOR IRON REMOVAL UNIT

Water - May 26, 2016 -- A Municipal Water Treatment Plant contacted IFM for help with their existing iron filters. They previously had Dualator Iron Removal Units installed and they wanted these tanks re-bedded. IFM de-bedde...
May 20, 2016

PORTABLE CONTAINERIZED UF SYSTEM

Water - May 20, 2016 -- IFM worked with Koch Membrane System to procure, design and build a system for a major agricultural / food product manufacturer. IFM designed the container to be a complete turnkey pilot ultrafiltrati...